LCD Glossary

18-Bit RGB

October 27, 2018 11:49 am

18-Bit RGB: Used to describe a clocked parallel TFT connection that uses 18 data lines (6 for Red, 6 for... View Article

24-Bit RGB

October 27, 2018 11:51 am

24-Bit RGB: Used to describe a clocked parallel TFT connection that uses 24 data lines (8 for Red, 8 for... View Article

AMOLED

May 17, 2016 3:35 pm

AMOLED is Active Matrix OLED. An Active Matrix OLED uses a TFT (Thin Film Transistor) transistor-per-pixel architecture. Using a transistor-per-pixel... View Article

Backlight

April 28, 2016 5:01 pm

A backlight is used behind the LCD glass to allow the LCM to be read in dark conditions. The vast... View Article

BGA

October 15, 2018 12:42 pm

BGA stands for Ball Grid Array. A type of high-density electronic component package for integrated circuits. The BGA has solder... View Article

CABC

September 26, 2018 5:20 pm

CABC stands for Content Adaptive Backlight Control. Normally an LCD’s backlight is set to the brightness that will make a... View Article

CGRAM

August 8, 2016 12:41 pm

CGRAM stands for Character Generator RAM. Character LCDs include a fixed CGROM to define the bulk of the characters they... View Article

CGROM

August 8, 2016 12:36 pm

CGROM stands for Character Generator ROM. The CGROM stores the font that is displayed on a character LCD. When you tell... View Article

CSP

October 15, 2018 1:05 pm

CSP stands for Chip Scale Package. A CSP is a very small electronic device package: one that similar in size... View Article

DDRAM

August 8, 2016 12:51 pm

DDRAM stands for Display Data RAM. The Display Data RAM holds the letters that get shown on the LCD of... View Article