Liquid-crystal display

Knowledge Identifier: $Liquid-crystal_display

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Liquid-crystal display

flat panel display, electronic visual display, or video display that uses the light modulating properties of liquid crystals add

Category: Technology (10)

Launched in 1989.

Countries: (45%), Japan (20%), Republic of Korea (15%)

Main connections: Television set, Television, Consumer Electronics Show

Linked to: University of Oxford, Qinetiq, Display Bank, Kent State University

 

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1991

Another report on the origins and history of LCD from a different perspective until 1991 has been published by Hiroshi Kawamoto, available at the IEEE History Center add something


2003

WonderSwan - Despite its low price and an improved LCD screen, the SwanCrystal was unable to compete, so Bandai announced the discontinuation of the WonderSwan line in 2003 due to low demand and backed out of producing video game hardware altogether


2004

In 2004 researchers at the University of Oxford demonstrated two new types of zero-power bistable LCDs based on Zenithal bistable techniques add something

 

In 2004, Hydis Technologies Co., Ltd licensed AFFS to Japan's Hitachi Displays add something


2006

In 2006, HYDIS licensed AFFS to Sanyo Epson Imaging Devices Corporation add something

 

Big W - In 2006, Woolworths along with BIG W rolled out new Retalix point of sale systems running on IBM POS hardware with LCD touch-screens throughout all its stores


2008

Blue phase mode LCDs have been shown as engineering samples early in 2008, but they are not in mass-production yet add something

 

By 2008, worldwide sales of televisions with LCD screens exceeded annual sales of CRT units; the CRT became obsolete for most purposes add something


2009

Before LG Enhanced IPS was introduced in 2009, the additional transistors resulted in blocking more transmission area, thus requiring a brighter backlight and consuming more power, making this type of display less desirable for notebook computers add something

 

In 2009 Kent demonstrated the use of a ChLCD to cover the entire surface of a mobile phone, allowing it to change colors, and keep that color even when power is cut off add something


2010

Multi-domain and In Plane Switching subsequently remain the dominant LCD designs through 2010 add something

 

Television set - In 2010's flat panel television incorporating liquid-crystal displays especially LED-backlit LCD displays largely replaced cathode ray tubes and other displays

 

Television set - LCD's especially LED-backlit LCD displays have became all-dominant form of television since early 2010's

 

Television set - Televisions since late 2010s use various display technologies such as LCD and OLED


2012

As of 2012, this design gets most of its use from upscale, larger-screen LCD televisions add something

 

As of 2012, this design is the most popular one in desktop computer monitors add something


2013

Television - In 2013, 87 percent of TVs sold were color LCD screen TVs


2014

Television - In 2014, most of the TV sets sold were LCDs mainly $LED-backlit (LED-backlit_LCD_display) LCD displays

 

Television - In 2014, most of the TV sets sold were LCDs mainly $LED-backlit (LED-backlit_LCD_display) LCD displays


2015

LCD television - At the Consumer Electronics Show 2015, Samsung Electronics, LG Electronics, the Chinese TCL Corporation and Sony showed QD-enhanced LED-backlighting of LCD TVs

 

Backlight - At the Consumer Electronics Show 2015, Samsung Electronics, LG Electronics, the Chinese TCL Corporation and Sony showed QD-enhanced LED-backlighting of LCD TVs

 

But is no longer produced as of February 2015 add something


2016

As of 2016 the cost of this category has drastically reduced and such LCD televisions obtained same price levels as the former 28" CRT based categories add something

 

Television set - Global 2016 years statistics for LCD TV.

 

G. Morrison; CNET.com/news; 26 march 2016; https://www add something


2017

Considering that a standard television receiver screen, an LCD panel today in 2017, has over six million pixels, it may appear as somewhat of a mystery as to how they can all be powered add something

 

Microsoft Surface - On May 3, 2017, Microsoft unveiled the Surface Laptop, a non-detachable version of the Surface Book claiming to have the thinnest touch-enabled LCD panel of its kind