supertwist


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supertwist

(ˈsuːpəˌtwɪst)
n
(Computer Science) the effect of twisting light rays to produce a high-resolution liquid crystal display
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Key features include the use of FSTN (film supertwist nematic) LCD technology for visibility in direct sunlight; backlighting; a Deutsch connector interface to the CANbus; protection to IP67; and an operating temperature range of-40[degrees] to 75[degrees]F.
While a few electronics makers use TFT monitors in some of their models, most makers instead equip mobile phones with supertwist nemetic (STN) displays -- monitors that have a lower power consumption but which offer less image clarity than TFTs.
The 9'25"'diagonal screen uses triple supertwist neumatic LCD technology.
Complete with a 4-line-by-20-character backlit supertwist LCD display, sealed data entry touchpad and complete programmability, the control offers four user-selectable control modes for total operational flexibility.