LED backlights to take over notebook PCs

Posted by Digitimes

Due to their low power consumption, thin form factor, light weight and environmental friendliness, LEDs are set to take the notebook PC display backlighting market by storm during the next few years, with nine out of 10 large-sized mobile PC LCD panels expected to use the technology by 2012, according to market research firm iSuppli. iSuppli estimates 90% of large-sized LCD notebook-PC panels shipped in 2012 will employ LEDs to backlight their displays, up from just 4.7% in the fourth quarter of 2007.

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