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Backlighting

A practice in which a person or object is lit from behind rather than from another angle. It can be used in video recordings or in other media like billboards. Backlighting is often used in advertising and marketing for dramatic effect.
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Given the higher penetration rate of multi-media and Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor ("CMOS") in automobiles, traditional meter displays were upgraded to LED displays stimulating the demand for automobile-related backlight products.
As the larger screen size a LED-backlit LCD TV has, the more LED chips are needed as the backlight source for production of the product, Taiwanese LED and LED backlight will hopefully see their shipment volume to surge in the coming years.
Products on display at Diguang International at the CEF Shanghai Show, Shanghai New International Expo Center included CCFL and LED backlights, LED general lighting products and the company's new line of mini-notebooks or "mini-books.
With an external photo detector implemented to provide surrounding light conditions, the PowerLite(TM) algorithm intelligently calculates optimal backlight levels based on both ambient light and frame-specific content.
At CES 2009 in Las Vegas, Jan 8th to Jan 11th, austriamicrosystems will present its entire portfolio of LED backlighting solutions and demonstrate its latest LCD TV LED backlight implementation in an off-exhibition suite.
The company, which has specialized in backlight modules for medium and large-sized display panels but has been fretted by a sluggish market demand recently, also eyes good market potential for tablet PCs, expecting its backlight module shipment to keep a single-digit growth rate in the second quarter, with the growth mainly led by orders from customers of tablet PCs Focused on China's generic TV brands and American customers, Kenmos Technology Co.
Japan as their very first China mainland backlight supplier proves our
Conventional LCD TVs without LED backlight technology are major energy consumers within households.
8, 2010 (CENS) -- The fact that of the world's first-tier manufacturers of brand computers have announced their plans to roll out tablet PCs in the first quarter next year will create business for Taiwan's light emitting diode (LED) makers as a result of ensuing demands for LED backlights.
CES is always a highlight of any year for us, and we are eager to get reactions to our products, especially the larger-format backlights that we believe will increasingly be at the industry forefront in coming months and years," commented Song Yi, the Company's Chief Executive Officer.
DisplaySearch also found that many system integrators or brands that have their own LCD module assemblies are also buying LCD cells from panel makers such as Chimei Innolux and AUO, and then assembling the LED backlight with their own design.
Our LED backlight technology can take LCD TVs to the next level,'' commented Yi Song, Diguang's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.