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<div class="billede"><img src="pictures/mini-samsungtrans46.jpg" alt="Samsung transparent"></div>Samsung starts to mass produce transparent LCDs

31 Mar 2011 | Rasmus Larsen |

Samsung has started mass production of transparent LCD panels today. The first panel to be mass produced is a 22-inch transparent LCD panel with 1680x1050 resolution.<br /><br /><h3>Transparent LCDs</h3>Samsung plans to manufacture transparent color and monochrome panels. The first panel is a 22-inch transparent LCD panel with 1680x1050 resolution and 500:1 contrast ratio.<br /><br />The color panel has 15 % transparency and the monochrome hits 20 %, which is still lower than Samsung’s <a href=http://www.flatpanelshd.com/news.php?subaction=showfull&id=1288083295 target=_blank><b> OLED prototype with 50 % transparency</b></a>.<br /><br /><p align=center><a id="thumb" href="pictures/samsung46trans-1l.jpg" class="highslide" rel="highslide"><img class="imgresponsive" src="pictures/samsung46trans-1.jpg" alt="Transparent LCD panel" title="Click to enlarge" /></a><br><i>Transparent LCD panel</i></p><br />The LCD panels are extremely power efficient and consume 90 % less energy compared to normal LCD panels because transparent LCD panels have no backlight unit.<br /><br /><p align=center><img class="imgresponsive" src="pictures/samsung22transparent-1l.jpg" alt="Transparent LCD panel"><br><i>The new 22" panel</i></p><br />Samsung hopes that customers will use the new panels for advertising and education purposes.<br /><br />Samsung has showcased transparent LCDs in notebooks and “window-screens” in the past. See in this video.<br /><p align=center> <object width="480" height="291"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/Z1cg6HMXx68&hl=da_DK&fs=1&"></param><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"></param><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/Z1cg6HMXx68&hl=da_DK&fs=1&" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowscriptaccess="always" allowfullscreen="true" width="480" height="291"></embed></object></p>



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