Seiko Epson (Epson) has unveiled its new high-temperature polysilicon thin-film transistor (HTPS TFT) liquid crystal panels. Known by the development code name "D5 series," the new panels deliver higher performance in three-LCD projection systems, including front projectors for the home and large-screen HDTV LCD projection televisions. The company plans to ship the panels in sample quantities this year.
The number of HD video sources has sharply increased due to the spread of digital broadcasts and HD cable and satellites. This increase is spurring demand for home front projectors and large-screen HDTV LCD projection televisions featuring three-LCD design technology that enables users to enjoy digital content with compelling picture quality on a big screen.
The D5 series panels are both brighter and smaller than their D4 series predecessors. The higher performance and smaller size make it possible to design front projectors and large-screen HDTV LCD projection televisions that bright, easy on the environment and compact.
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