LCD Glossary

In-Cell

November 14, 2019 4:13 pm

An in-cell display is a touch display in which the touch sensors are embedded within the screen. Traditional capacitive touchscreens... View Article

IPS

September 26, 2018 5:19 pm

IPS stands for In-Plane Switching. IPS displays are a type of TFT display in which the liquid crystals are arranged... View Article

LCD

April 26, 2016 5:45 pm

LCD stands for Liquid Crystal Display. An LCD is composed of two pieces of glass with a thin layer of... View Article

LCM

April 27, 2016 2:36 pm

LCM stands for Liquid Crystal Module or LCD Module. An LCM consists of an LCD or “LCD glass” and a... View Article

Liquid Crystal (LC)

April 28, 2016 4:17 pm

LC stands for Liquid Crystal (sometimes also referred to as liquid crystal fluid or LC fluid, although technically redundant).  The... View Article

OLED

May 10, 2016 1:54 pm

OLED stands for Organic Light Emitting Diode. OLEDs are used to make OLED Displays, which can either be PMOLED (Passive... View Article

PCN

July 10, 2017 1:15 pm

PCN stands for Product Change Notification See also: FAQ: Product Update and Change Notifications

PMOLED

May 17, 2016 2:52 pm

PMOLED is Passive Matrix OLED — Passive Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diode. Passive Matrix refers to the arrangement of the... View Article

PUN

July 10, 2017 1:15 pm

PUN stands for Product Update Notification See also: FAQ: Product Update and Change Notifications

R5G6B5 or 565

October 27, 2018 11:34 am

R5G6B5 or 565: A method of storing a full-color pixel in a single 16-bit word of memory. For each pixel,... View Article