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Kyocera Introduces New 7-Inch WVGA TFT Liquid-Crystal Display with Wide Viewing Angle for Indoor and Outdoor Use

VANCOUVER, Wash.-- Kyocera Industrial Ceramics Corporation, LCD Division, has introduced a new 7” WVGA wide-viewing-angle TFT-LCD module.

Kyocera's new 7-inch LCD features WVGA (800 x 480 dots) format, long-life LED backlighting with low power consumption, up to 70,000 hours of operating time, and wide viewing technology (+/-85 degree horizontal and vertical viewing angle) to eliminate color inversion and address the performance needs of industrial-use applications.

By utilizing the latest technology for LED chips and light guides, Kyocera’s unique LED backlight system ensures lower power consumption; therefore, the LCD module itself generates less heat than conventional models, extending LED backlight life.

With the high contrast ratio of Kyocera’s wide viewing technology, the image can be viewed from all angles, even in direct sunlight conditions.

  • Combined with these features is Kyocera’s ability to provide reliable delivery and long-term supply, which makes this LCD ideal for industrial and medical market applications.

Product Information:

  • Model: TCG070WVLQ*PNN
  • Dot format: 800 x RGB x 480
  • Dimensions: 165 x 104.4 x 8.2 mm
  • Viewing Area: 152.4 x 91.44 mm
  • Operating Temperature Range: -20 to +70°C

Kyocera is actively engaged in the development of environmentally friendly products and strives to reduce the use of environmentally harmful materials and processes in industrial fields. The company complies with the RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) directive.

For additional information on these or other Kyocera liquid crystal display products, please contact:

Kyocera Industrial Ceramics Corporation
LCD Division
5713 E. Fourth Plain Blvd.
Vancouver, WA 98661
PH: 800-826-0527

About Kyocera

Kyocera Industrial Ceramics Corporation (, headquartered in Mountain Home, NC, specializes in applying advanced materials and components to solve the most demanding engineering challenges. It is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Kyocera International, Inc. of San Diego, the North American holding company for Kyocera Corporation.

Kyocera Corporation (NYSE:KYO) (TOKYO:6971) (, the parent and global headquarters of the Kyocera Group, was founded in 1959 as a producer of fine ceramics (also known as “advanced ceramics”). By combining these engineered materials with metals and plastics, and integrating them with other technologies, Kyocera has become a leading supplier of cutting tools, industrial components, electronic devices, semiconductor packages, solar power generating systems, office-document systems and telecommunications equipment. During the year ended March 31, 2011, the company’s net sales totaled 1.27 trillion yen (approximately US$15.3 billion). Kyocera is ranked #604 on Forbes magazine’s 2011 “Global 2000” listing of the world’s largest publicly traded companies.



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