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DesignCon – January 19-21, 2016

Focus Display Solutions is exhibiting at DesignCon January 19-21, 2016Please come visit our booth at DesignCon by clicking “Register Now” below. Focus Display Solutions presents:Vertically Twisted Nematic (VATN) LCD technology Focus Display Solutions new design process flow allows rapid prototyping of VATN displays. VATN modules produce a brighter backlight, increased sharpness, multiple color display of characters/icons and [...]

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Understanding LCD Electronics

An LCD electronics overview for LCD technology Below is an introductory guide to understanding LCD electronics and how Liquid Crystal Displays operate. There are a wide variety of LCD technologies including  TFT, character, segment, graphic and OLEDs; but they all share the same characteristics and follow the same rules of electronics.Alternating Current and Direct Current In short DC stands for Direct Current [...]

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Choose TFT vs OLED for new designs

OLED lead-time Concerns ~ Use TFTs for new designs Engineers should choose TFT vs OLED for new designs…and here’s why. OLED (organic light-emitting diode) technology continues to increase in popularity, but its growth has really exploded in the last few months due to such large-scale mass production of consumer products such as: e-cigarettes (personal vaporizers), smart-watches, [...]

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Introduction to TFT Display Interfaces

This article about TFT display interfaces was written by Julia Nielsen.  Julia Nielsen is a jack-of-all-trades writer, having written for newspapers, magazines, websites, and blogs for the last 15 years. When she’s not dabbling in the written word, she’s spending time with her beautiful granddaughter. She loves to hear from readers, especially when they offer [...]

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Chinese New Year: How to avoid LCD shipment delays

2016 Chinese New Year Feb 8th – 22nd- - - Order your LCDs from Focus this month!! - - - Happy Chinese New Year from custom LCD supplier: Focus Display Solutions That’s right; it is almost Chinese New Year (CNY). The year of the Fire Monkey. For any USA and Canadian companies that require components manufactured in [...]

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Character LCD with Orange LED Backlight

Question regarding orange LED backlight: Hi I'm looking for a supplier for a 40x2 character LCD, I was looking at a NHD-0240AZ-FL-YBW but I'd prefer to get an orange LED backlight and smaller board, is this possible? Here's our Answer: Yes, Focus Displays can provide this character LCD with both the orange LED backlight and a modified PCB.  [...]

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TFT Display Technologies and IPS display technologies

This article about TFT display technologies was written by Julia Nielsen. Julia Nielsen is a jack-of-all-trades writer, having written for newspapers, magazines, websites, and blogs for the last 15 years. When she's not dabbling in the written word, she's spending time with her beautiful granddaughter. She loves to hear from readers, especially when they offer chocolate. The [...]

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LCD Displays with LED Backlights

An introduction into LEDs This article about LED Backlights is the third in a series written by Barbara Dutra, an exchange engineering student from Brazil, currently attending Arizona State University, college of electrical engineering. She is currently an intern at Focus Display Solutions. LEDs (Light-Emitting Diode) are a simple technology, manufactured with low-cost, semiconductor materials that dissipate [...]

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ITO Glass used in LCD modules

Many LCD technologies, such as monochrome character, dot matrix and segment displays, make use of ITO glass.  Even though ITO glass has been in existence for some time, it is still an important aspect in LCD designs and will be covered in the article below. The article about ITO glass was written by Barbara Dutra, an [...]

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Soldering techniques for LCDs | Focus LCDs

This article about soldering techniques is the second on a series written by Barbara Dutra, an exchange engineering student from Brazil, currently attending Arizona State University, college of electrical engineering. She is currently an intern at Focus Display Solutions. The majority of Liquid Crystal Displays require electronic components to be attached to the LCD Glass via [...]

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