Understanding TFT Basics

Understanding TFT Basics
April 3, 2017 Eric Hawkins
In Journals

Break it down like Barney: Basic understanding of TFT displays.

The LCD Display you choose for your new design will set the perceived value of your product. If the display looks good, your product looks good.

TFTs are the most common color LCD technology available. Reasons include:

  • Bright, High contrast
  • Low Cost
  • Long Life-Time
  • Built in Touch screens
  • In stock for same day delivery of samples.


What is a TFT Display?

TFTs (Thin Film Transistor) can display in either 64,000 or 64,000,000 unique colors. They utilize dots to create everthing from graphic, letters, numbers, icons and videos