Rugged+ TFT product line-up expands with 8.0-inch offering

September 06, 2016 // By Julien Happich
Industrial LCD manufacturer KOE has unveiled an 8.0-inch WVGA Rugged+ TFT display module with a 15:9 wide aspect ratio, an extended operating temperature range of -30 to +85°C and IPS (in-plane switching) technology.

The Rugged+ 8.0-inch display is designed for use in high reliability industrial, medical, marine, automotive and aerospace applications where consistent and guaranteed operation under extreme temperature, mechanical shock and vibration are a necessity. IPS display technology delivers exceptional colour saturation and image stability, high contrast and deep black levels with 176° wide viewing angles (vertical and horizontal). The 8.0-inch display features a contrast ratio of 700:1, a white LED backlight with a brightness of 550cd/m² and a specified 70K hour half-brightness lifetime. These features ensure that display images are bright, colourful and concise.  

The 20-pin LVDS data interface supports 8-bit RGB which enables a colour palette of up to 16.7M colours. The full module measures 189.5x119.4x11.6mm and has an active display area of 174x104.4mm.

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