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What Bob Saw on the Net 15/07/2019

by Bob Raikes

Most days, our editor, Bob, spends some time looking around the net for news. Here are some articles and links that he thought worth sharing… (note that registration or subscriptions may be required!) Continental …

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Infocomm 2018 LED Roundup

by Bob Raikes

We’ve reported on Absen a lot, already this year, from ISE, ProLight & Sound and NAB, so there was not a lot that was new, although several products were new to the US market. …

Tags:Absen| Display Controllers| Infocomm 2018| Large Display Monitor| LED| LED Drivers| Mitsubishi| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Vol 25 - Issue 23

Macroblock Highlights Power Saving in Shanghai

by Bob Raikes

Macroblock, which makes driver chips for LED displays, was at LED China in Shanghai last month and showed its latest chip, the MBI5353 which is for 24/7 applications and allows power saving by reducing …

Tags:Chips| Large Display Monitor| LED Drivers| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Vol 24 - Issue 39

Macroblock Works on Reducing LED Problems

by Bob Raikes

Macroblock of Taiwan, a major supplier of LED driver chips had a number demonstrations of new chip features. First, the company showed us that it has developed a power saving algorithm that completely powers …

Tags:Infocomm 2017| Large Display Monitor| LED Drivers| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Vol 24 - Issue 23

Deepsky Challenges Silicon Core at ISE

by Bob Raikes

Up to now, only Silicon Core, with its patented common cathode drive technology, has been able to provide small pitch LEDs at high brightness of up to 2,000 cd/m². Other brands and suppliers have …

Tags:ISE 2016| Large Display Monitor| LED| LED Drivers| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Vol 23 - Issue 06

SiliconCore Enhances Common Cathode

by Tom Allen

SiliconCore has unveiled three new technologies to enhance its common cathode LED architecture. It has been working on them for more than two years. The first is a new LED driver chip called the …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| LED Drivers| SiliconCore| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Vol 23 - Issue 01

Can Ignis Enable the OLED TV Market?

by Bob Raikes

As is often the case, one of the most interesting things that I saw at the SID was not on the show floor, but in a dimly-lit suite in a hotel near the event, …

Tags:Backplanes| Display Drivers| HDR - High Dynamic Range| LCD Backlights| LED Drivers| OLEDs| Vol 22 - Issue 24

MBI Issues LED Driver Warning

by Tom Allen

Macroblock Inc. of Taiwan has issued a warning about counterfeit drivers that were installed into some displays and shipped to worldwide customers. The company has put together a list of manufacturers certified as using …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| LED| LED Drivers| Vol 22 - Issue 21