Display makers often throw around terms like A-Si, IGZO, or LTPS. But what do these acronyms actually mean and what's the impact of backplane technology on user experience? What about future developments?
Sharp Free-Form display opens the door for weird and wonderful designs
Both the AQUOS Pad and AQUOS Phone Mini squeeze as much screen as possible into the available space feature what Sharp is calling the EDGEST design. They're not quite an edge-to-edge displays, but they're heading that way.
First MEMS display tablet due to arrive in six months, could it rival LCD and AMOLED?
The first MEMS display tablets due to arrive within the next six months, and could be a serious rival to LCD and AMOLED devices. Let's take a look at how the technology works and what it could mean for your future tablet or smartphone.
Samsung rumored to be getting ready for 12.2-inch tablet launch ahead of Apple in 2014
The Sharp Aquos Pad SH-08E made its debut as the newest 7-inch Android tablet available through NTT DoCoMo. It comes pre-loaded with Android 4.2 and equipped with a 1920x1200 pixel resolution 7-inch IGZO display.
Sharp AQUOS 206SH announced, promises two-day battery life
Imagine a handset that packs a big display and fast processor, yet still offers enough power efficiency to make it through two days of use. That's exactly what the newly announced Sharp AQUOS Phone 206SH sets out to accomplish.