Electronic Design

Compact LCDs Eye Medical Apps

Groomed for a variety of industrial, medical, and handheld applications, the company offers four compact LCDs. A 5” diagonal LED-backlit WVGA TFT-LCD features  Super Wide View technology with viewing angles of 85°/85°/85°/85° and true outdoor readability. It measures 3.9-mm thick and delivers a brightness of 800 cd/m2, 900:1 contrast ratio, an operating temperature range of -20º to +70ºC, and a standard LVDS interface. A touch screen version is also available. The 3.5” QVGA TFT-LCD features a 400-cd/m2 brightness, 750:1 contrast ratio, a viewing angle of 80°, and a LED backlight lifetime of 50K hours on average. A 5.7” VGA TFT-LCD offers a brightness of 500 cd/m2, a 500:1 contrast ratio, viewing angle of 70°, and a standard CMOS interface. Pricing for the 3.5” QVGA (P/N T-55596ABN) TFT LCD starts at $36 each in sample quantities. OPTREX AMERICA INC., Plymouth, MI. (734) 416-8500.

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