STMicroelectronics predicts its new SOI-based STOD13AS power chip could be used in nearly every new smartphone or small electronic device that has an AMOLED display

STMicroelectronics predicts its new SOI-based STOD13AS power chip could be used in nearly every new smartphone or small electronic device that has an AMOLED display. ST, which already supplies over 80% of the market for these ultra-thin, vivid displays, says SOI ensures outstanding energy efficiency for longer battery life, and high immunity to noise for […]

Motorola and Kopin are developing a hands-free computer and communications headset with full voice, audio and PC capabilities

Motorola and Kopin are developing a hands-free computer and communications headset with full voice, audio and PC capabilities. It leverages Kopin’s Golden-i™ advanced system and SOI-based micro-display technologies to create a virtual 15-inch monitor that supports simulation software, streaming video on-demand and other large-screen enterprise applications. Developer kits are now available. Check out the very […]

From STMicroelectronics, it latest BCD process on SOI enables

From STMicroelectronics, it latest BCD process on SOI enables: • The STOD03A, a power-saving power-supply IC for ultra-thin AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic LED) handset displays. It integrates analog, digital and closely spaced high-power circuitry on the same chip. • For advanced airbag systems, the new AIS1xxxDS family integrates a high-g acceleration MEMS sensor with an on-chip […]

Kopin, which bases all its displays on SOI

Kopin, which bases all its displays on SOI, announced: • The 0.44″ CyberDisplay® SVGA LVS microdisplay, billed as the smallest color SVGA display in the LCD industry. 45% smaller and 30% lower power, it targets PC and HDrelated video eyewear applications. • The new CyberDisplay® 640M LVR display has been chosen for the U.S. Army’s […]

The myvu™ personal media viewer from MicroOptical

• The myvu™ personal media viewer from MicroOptical that created such a huge buzz at its US/Macworld debut in January is built around Kopin’s high speed, low power, SOI-based CyberDisplay. Marketed as the ultimate iPod™ video accessory in the U.S., it was introduced in Europe last fall by France Telecom’s Orange mobile video service, to […]