active matrix

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active matrix

n
(Computer Science) computing
a. a liquid crystal display in which each pixel is individually controlled to provide a sharp image at a wide viewing angle; it is used in laptop and notebook computers
b. (as modifier): an active-matrix screen.
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Among these promising display technologies, AM-LCD appears to have the most staying power and could be the dominant TV display technology a decade from now.
Additionally, NEC Electronics America for North America and NEC Electronics Europe for Europe are the sales and marketing channels of NEC AM-LCD and PDP modules.
NEC Electronics America is also the North American sales and marketing channel of NEC AM-LCD and PDP modules.
5-inch AM-LCD modules and a network of distributors and value-added partners (VAPs), NEC Electronics America provides complete display module solutions from NEC LCD Technologies to the industrial, medical and high-end monitor market.