KYOCERA Introduces New 8.4-inch "SVGA" TFT Liquid Crystal Display
New LCD features super-wide viewing angle and integrated LED driver circuit
Vancouver, WA -- January 23, 2012 -- Kyocera Industrial Ceramics Corporation, LCD Division, today introduced its new 8.4-inch LCD Module with 170-degree viewing angle cone, onboard LED driver circuit, and LVDS interface.
The new LCD features SVGA (800 x 600 dot) format, long-life LED backlighting with low power consumption, typical operating life of 70,000 hours, and Super Wide View technology. It's ±85 degree horizontal and vertical viewing angle can eliminate color inversion and fulfill 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. The integrated backlight driver also means no external components are required to drive the backlight.
In addition, the LVDS interface guarantees easy and simple operability.
With the high contrast ratio of Kyocera's Super Wide View technology, images can be viewed from all angles, even in direct sunlight.
Combined with these features is Kyocera's ability to provide reliable delivery and long-term supply, making this LCD ideal for industrial, transportation, and medical market applications.
Dot format: 800 x RGB x 600
Dimensions: 199.5 x 147.4 x 9.0 mm
Viewing Area: 170.4 x 127.8 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 the industries it supports. The company complies with the RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) directive.
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Kyocera Industrial Ceramics Corporation (http://www.kyocera.com/kicc), 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) (http://global.kyocera.com/), 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.