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JDI Demonstrates Small, High-Res Panels

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Japan Display (JDI) has shown new panels at Display Innovations 2014 in Japan. As well as a small, high-resolution unit, the company showed a panel for automotive applications and an OLED product. Using LTPS …

Tags:Automotive| Japan| Japan Display Inc (JDI)| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 21 - Issue 43| Volume 21

Innolux Beats Rivals to Lead Automotive Market

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Innolux was the world’s largest supplier of automotive displays last year, says NPD DisplaySearch. The company beat former leader Japan Display and rose ahead of Sharp, with a 24.5% market share. Several European car …

Tags:Automotive| Innolux| Large Display Monitor| NPD DisplaySearch| Vol 21 - Issue 34| Volume 21

HUD Lowers Crash Chance by 70%

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A head-up display, developed at Scotland’s Glasgow Caledonian University, alerts drivers to the location of other cars in poor visibility conditions. In a simulation, the HUD highlights other vehicles within a 400m distance on …

Tags:Automotive| Head Up Displays HUDs| Large Display Monitor| Vol 21 - Issue 36| Volume 21

Watch Users Warned Away From Roads

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The Insitute of Advanced Motorists, a UK charity, has warned that the Apple Watch (which it incorrectly calls the iWatch) could be dangerous to use while driving. Head of policy Neil Greig said that …

Tags:Apple Watch (iWatch)| Automotive| Back Panel| Large Display Monitor| Vol 21 - Issue 37| Volume 21

Kia Chooses Passive OLED

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The use of digital displays in cars is growing quickly, and now Kia is getting in on the action. The company’s newest electric car, the 2015 Soul EV, features a 3.5″ passive OLED display …

Tags:Automotive| Large Display Monitor| OLEDs| Vol 21 - Issue 37| Volume 21

Safety Demand Brings Forward Automotive Display Milestone

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Automotive monitor shipments will rise 30% this year, says NPD DisplaySearch, led by Japan Display, Sharp and AUO. 85 million automotive displays will be shipped in 2014, as demand is growing quickly. Car manufacturers …

Tags:Automotive| Mobile Display Monitor| NPD DisplaySearch| Vol 21 - Issue 39| Volume 21

Corning Receives BMW Recognition

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BMW has presented its Supplier Innovation Award to Corning, for its ‘Gorilla Glass for Automotive’ product. BMW uses the glass in its i8 vehicle.

Tags:Automotive| Back Panel| Corning| Glass| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 21 - Issue 40| Volume 21

Innolux Doubts DisplaySearch Prediction

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Innolux has disputed DisplaySearch’s claims that it would drop to sixth place in the automotive display market (Display Monitor Vol 21 No 39). The company claims that it shipped more than seven million automotive …

Tags:Automotive| Innolux| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| NPD DisplaySearch| Vol 21 - Issue 41| Volume 21

JDI Claims 2-3 Times Improvement in Cold IPS Speed

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Japan Display (JDI) has developed a new LCD display using an IPS panel, with a drive method enhancing the response speed. Response speed is said to be between two and three times faster than …

Tags:Automotive| IPS| Japan Display Inc (JDI)| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 21 - Issue 42| Volume 21

Kyocera’s Automotive Screens Operate in Heat and Cold

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Kyocera has shown new automotive TFT-LCD displays at the 2014 Vehicle Display Symposium in the USA. Ranging from 1.8″ to 8″, the units include features such as wide viewing angles and extreme operating temperatures. …

Tags:Automotive| Kyocera| Mobile Display Monitor| Small & Medium Displays| Vol 21 - Issue 42| Volume 21