LCoS


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LCoS

abbreviation for
(Electronics) liquid crystal on silicon: a technology used in television screens in which liquid crystals are applied to a silicon chip, allowing the production of high resolution images
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Technavio's analysts forecast the global LCoS projectors market to grow at a CAGR of 25.
The LCoS market in Europe is witnessing growth on account of increasing applications and its suitability for different products.
JOG was established in 2010, initially to make LCoS spatial light modulators (SLMs), and its R&D programmes were boosted when it acquired eLCOS Microdisplay Technology Inc.
Furthermore, requests for LCOs are scrutinised by the Assembly''s own committees before they go up to Westminster.
There had been concerns that the LCOs still in the system would be lost once Prime Minister Gordon Brown calls a general election, which must be held by June this year.
Scheduled to begin assembly of Olevia 3, 5 and 7 Series LCD TVs in late August 2006 and LCoS TVs in September 2006, the facility is expected to be able to produce approximately 100,000 to 200,000 televisions annually, depending on the size of the TV, for distribution throughout North America.
Despite consumer bias for higher resolution, DLP is far superior when it comes to contrast ratio and color saturation of picture quality, meaning that DLP projectors with half the resolution of LCOS projectors deliver a better picture.
Brillian, which distributes its LCOS rear-projection TVs via limited specialty channels and dealers, aims at a higher demographic: Its recently launched 65-inch LCOS HDTV is priced at $7,999.
We felt we had to get to the LCOs, PCOs and their customers with our message," Albertini says.
The researchers developed a fairly simple technique for making LCOs in large quantities, they report.
This new state-of-the-art Sony Micro Device SXRD QXGA LCOS panel was developed to fulfill the projection visual requirements specific to high-end training, military and commercial simulation industries.