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Flat panel displays encompass a growing number of technologies enabling video displays that are lighter and much thinner than traditional television and video displays using cathode ray tubes, usually less than 10 cm (4 inches) thick. These include: Image File history File linksMetadata 502px-TFT_Monitor_Flachbildschirm. ... Image File history File linksMetadata 502px-TFT_Monitor_Flachbildschirm. ... Cathode ray tube employing electromagnetic focus and deflection Cutaway rendering of a color CRT Electron guns Electron beams Focusing coils Deflection coils Anode connection Mask for separating beams for red, green, and blue part of displayed image Phosphor layer with red, green, and blue zones Close-up of the phosphor...


Flat panel displays requiring continuous refresh:

Only the first five of these displays are commercially available today, though OLED displays are beginning deployment only in small sizes (mainly in cellular telephones). SEDs are promised for release in 2006, while the FEDs and NEDs are (as of November 2005) in the prototype stage. A plasma display (a. ... An AMLCD (also known as active-matrix liquid crystal display) is a type of flat panel display, currently the overwhelming choice of notebook computer manufacturers, due to light weight, very good image quality, wide color gamut, and response time. ... DLP logo found on many products Digital Light Processing (DLP) is a technology used in projectors and video projectors. ... Liquid crystal on silicon (LCOS or LCoS) is a micro-projection or micro-display technology typically applied in projection televisions. ... It has been suggested that PHOLED be merged into this article or section. ... A Surface-conduction Electron-emitter Display (SED) is a flat panel display technology that uses surface conduction electron emitters for every individual display pixel. ... A field emission display (FED) is a type of flat panel display using phosphor coatings as the emissive medium. ... Nano-emissive display is a type of flat panel display based on carbon nanotubes. ... 2006 is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Ongoing events • Abramoff-Reed gambling scandal • Atlantic hurricane season • Avian influenza (H5N1) outbreak • Bali bombings investigation • Civil unrest in France • UK Conservative Party leadership election • DeLay political financing scandal • Fuel prices • Irans nuclear program • Kashmir earthquake • London bombings investigation • Malawi food crisis • NaNoWriMo • Niger food crisis • North Koreas...


Bistable flat panel displays (or electronic paper): Something that is bistable can be resting in two states. ... It has been suggested that Electronic ink be merged into this article or section. ...

  • e-ink displays
  • Gyricon displays
  • Iridigm displays
  • magink displays

Bistable displays are beginning deployment in niche markets (magink displays in outdoor advertising, e-ink and Gyricon displays in in-store advertising). Electronic paper, or e-paper, is a technology that allows the text on a piece of paper to be re-written. ... Gyricon is a type of electronic paper developed at the Xerox PARC (Palo Alto Research Center). ... Electronic paper, or e-paper, is a technology that allows the text on a piece of paper to be re-written. ... Gyricon is a type of electronic paper developed at the Xerox PARC (Palo Alto Research Center). ...


Flat panel displays balance their smaller footprint and trendy modern look with high costs and in many cases inferior images compared with traditional CRTs. In many applications, specifically modern portable devices such as laptops, cellular phones, and digital cameras, whatever disadvantages are overcome by the portability requirements. Cathode ray tube employing electromagnetic focus and deflection Cutaway rendering of a color CRT Electron guns Electron beams Focusing coils Deflection coils Anode connection Mask for separating beams for red, green, and blue part of displayed image Phosphor layer with red, green, and blue zones Close-up of the phosphor... An Acer laptop with touchpad A laptop computer or simply laptop (also notebook computer or notebook) is a small mobile personal computer, usually weighing from one to three kilograms, depending on size, materials and other factors. ... Cellular redirects here. ... A SiPix digital camera next to a matchbox to show scale. ...


External links

  • Digital Intermediate - Digital Holographic display systems.
  • LCD Monitor - Provides general and product information
  • LCD vs Plasma and other resources
  • Plasma Television information, technology, tips and other resources

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Flat Panel Monitors (363 words)
Flat panel monitors are lighter and use less energy, and they fit in with your home decor easily.
When you purchase a flat panel monitor, you truly get what you pay for--for example, a 15 inch flat screen monitor is equivalent in viewing surface to a 17 inch CRT monitor.
Flat panel monitors use lcd tv technology in the display; meaning, the display technology is liquid crystal display--the same as used in lcd tv's.
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