2021-12-28

TrendForce 2022 Infrared Sensing Application Market and Branding Strategies- Open up New Horizons

According to TrendForce 2022 Infrared Sensing Application Market and Branding Strategies, various crucial topics—such as metaverse, ADAS / autonomous driving, in-cabin sensing- DMS / OMS, and industrial automation—will rise rapidly in 2022 as brand manufacturers implement their strategies and plans. The applications as follows will all witness higher-than-expected growth momentum!   Metaverse- Eye Tracking and 3D Sensing   In response to the rise of metaverse in 2021, brand manufacturers become more active in developing AR and VR pr...
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2021-12-27

AKXY POD’s International Debut at CES 2022 – Asahi Kasei Offers a Glimpse into the Future of Comfort, Clean Tech, and Safety in Your Car and Home

Asahi Kasei’s concept of growing continuously together with our customers is described along with the evolution of the AKXY™ concept car series that symbolizes our passion for the automotive sector. AKXY POD is the amalgamation of countless Asahi Kasei textiles, resins, sensors, and other proprietary technologies into a pod where visitors can experience the future automotive interior space with all senses. (Photo: Business Wire) NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Asahi Kasei, a diversified Japanese multinational company, is gathering its in...
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2021-12-27

World's First Mass Production Shipment of High-Power Infrared VCSELs for Automotive Applications

Stanley Electric Co., Ltd. (Headquarters 2-9-13 Nakameguro, Meguro-ku, Tokyo, Japan; President and Representative Director: Yutaka Hiratsuka) announced today that it has started mass production and shipment of a high-power infrared VCSEL*1 (hereafter referred to as "this product") that complies with the automotive quality standard AEC-Q102*2. This shipment will be delivered to our customer for the world's first in-vehicle sensing device using an infrared VCSEL. We are also pleased to announce that this product has been made possible throug...
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2021-12-27

LG’s Award-Winning Premium Monitors Designed With Modern Home-Office Workers in Mind

2022 LG Monitor Lineup Optimized for Professional Creative Work and Next Level Productivity for Totally Unique User Experience ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Dec. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Designed to meet the needs of professional users world-over, LG's newest premium monitors for 2022 will make their debut at LG's CES 2022 virtual press conference on January 4. Both the LG UltraFine™ Display (model 32UQ85R) and LG DualUp Monitor (model 28MQ780) offer sleek and practical designs, enhanced connectivity and superior user exp...
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2021-12-27

LED Display Essential To Meeting Virtual Studio Demand In Post-Pandemic New Normal

While TV production has used virtual studio for years, LED display is challenging green screen in virtual studio as technology evolves. Virtual studio refers to shooing scenes in a virtual environment whose background is composited during post production, creating effects that are more true-to-life and immersive than traditional studio is capable of. Most virtual studios were based on green screen (blue screen). As actors perform in front of the screen, the background is created during post production. Though the technology is quite mature, results can look quite unrealistic due to...
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2021-12-24

PlayNitride Debuted Four New Micro LED Displays, Targeting AR/VR and Automotive Applications

Recently, many display brand manufacturers rolled out a series of new Mini/Micro LED displays on their New Product Launch Events. On top of that, manufacturers across the globe plan to demonstrate diverse new display products in the upcoming CES 2022 to be hold on January 5th. But ahead of CES 2022, Opto Taiwan 2021 was just held in Taiwan and enterprises like PlayNitride also brought their Micro LED display products in the spotlight.  Aiming at New Opportunities, PlayNitride Debuted Four Micro LED Displays According to LEDinside&rsquo...
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2021-12-24

Continental’s Self-developed LED Driver Chip Will Be Mass-Produced In 2021 And Will Be Installed In European And Independent Brand Models

In order to solve the impact of the lack of cores on automobiles, and to meet the needs of future automotive lighting for integration, adaptation, networking, and intelligence trends, Continental has self-developed LED driver chips, named “CELSIUS degrees Celsius”, for the company’s new generation Automotive lighting control technology. CELSIUS has 8 invention patents, which can meet the failure protection in various application scenarios. It has powerful and efficient driving capability and sufficient configuration flexibility. In addition, a v...
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2021-12-24

CES 2022: Seoul Semiconductor to Exhibit All Light Sources Including MICRO DISPLAY Required for Autonomous Driving of Future Vehicle

˙ WICOP mc, the future display for V2X (Vehicle to Everything) communication during autonomous driving ˙ Mass production of Violeds for vehicle from January 2022, a solution that dramatically reduces the probability of infection caused by viruses floating in the air or interior surfaces of the vehicle ˙ WICOP ADB, headlamps solution to improve the visibility of oncoming vehicles or pedestrians while driving ANSAN, South Korea-- At CES 2022, Seoul Semiconductor Co., Ltd. (KOSDAQ 046890), a global optical semiconductor company, will de...
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2021-12-24

Luminar and Volvo Cars to Host Press Conference at CES 2022

Event will showcase Volvo’s Concept Recharge with Iris lidar integration and present the two companies’ vision for the future of automotive safety and autonomy Volvo Concept Recharge model with Luminar Iris roofline integration (Photo: Business Wire) December 06, 2021 12:00 PM Eastern Standard Time ORLANDO, Fla--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Luminar Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: LAZR), the global leader in automotive lidar hardware and software technology, and global automotive safety leader Volvo Cars, will host a joint press confer...
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2021-12-24

Infineon Showcases Intelligent, Secured IoT Solutions and Dependable Electronics for Automotive at CES 2022

Munich, Germany, and Las Vegas, USA – December 22, 2021 – Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) today announced that at CES 2022 it will “Reimagine Innovation”, showcasing the company’s wide portfolio of IoT, power, security and automotive solutions.   Infineon’s exhibits of new, innovative electronics solutions will be shown in the Ballroom San Polo 3405 and 3406 , located at The Venetian Hotel, Level 3, Foyer East. Infineon is also participating in digital CES 2022. More in...
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2021-12-24

【Exclusive Interview】Velodyne LiDAR Shines an Incredible Era for Autonomous Vehicle, Smart City and Industrial Markets

Velodyne, a leading LiDAR company and 3D sensor solution for autonomous vehicles and industrial robots, is going to showcase the latest product at CES 2022. LEDinside of TrendForce was honored to have an exclusive interview with Jim Barnhart, COO of Velodyne, to understand how the company’s advanced LiDAR system ushers in a new and incredible era of ADAS / autonomous driving, smart city, and industrial / delivery markets.   Jim Barnhart, COO of Velodyne   TrendForce: What has Velodyne achieved in 2021?   Jim Barnhart...
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2021-12-23

Himax Second Generation Automotive TDDI Broadly Adopted by New Vehicles Worldwide

Global Leader in Automotive Display IC Expects Explosive Growth of Second Generation Automotive TDDI TAINAN, Taiwan, Dec. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Himax Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: HIMX) (“Himax” or “Company”), a leading supplier and fabless manufacturer of display drivers and other semiconductor products, today announced that its second generation automotive in-cell TDDI (Touch and Display Driver Integration), HX83192 series, entered mass production in the third quarter and continues to be broadly adopted...
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2021-12-22

Samsung to Debut 89/110-inch Micro LED The Wall in January 2022

Image: Samsung Samsung is planning to manufacture 200 sets of 110-inch Micro LED The Wall aimed at homes in January, according to Korean media and industry survey. Samsung is likely increasing the production of Micro LED The Wall in January to gauge the market reception expected for the technology in 2022, sources in the industry said. According to TrendForce 2022 Global LED Video Wall Market Outlook and Price Cost Analysis, Samsung is going to debut 76 / 89 / 110-inch Micro LED The Wall, with active matrix and LTPS technologies. Sams...
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2021-12-21

Hyundai Mobis to Provide a Metaverse Mobility Experience at CES® 2022

The global tier-one mobility tech suppliers will unveil updates to its shared mobility concept, 'M.Vision POP' and 'M.Vision 2GO' for the first time Attendees will have the opportunity to create an avatar and experience various mobility concepts developed by Hyundai Mobis in the metaverse Hyundai Mobis will display 20 technologies ready for global orders and a digital exhibition online   Digital rendering of the Hyundai Mobis metaverse mobility exhibit coming to CES January 2022.   SEOUL, South Korea and L...
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2021-12-21

Tianma Unveils Four Micro-LED Displays at 2021 Micro-LED Ecosystem Alliance Conference

XIAMEN, China, Dec. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Tianma Microelectronics Co., Ltd. ("Tianma", 000050.SZ) held the inaugural 2021 Micro-LED Ecosystem Alliance Conference in Xiamen, China on December 17th. Dozens of representatives from leading manufacturers as well as industry experts and academics from universities worldwide gathered to discuss the technical challenges in producing Micro-LEDs, the applications of Micro-LED technologies and what the future prospects of the field. At the Conference, Tianma unveiled four new types of Micro-LED d...
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2021-12-21

TCL is Returning to Las Vegas for CES 2022

TCL will host an interactive booth showcasing the excitement of its AI x IoT lifestyle, Mini LED display technologies, audiovisual processor, AR and multi-category offerings HONG KONG, Dec. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TCL, a leading consumer electronics brand, will be back at CES 2022 in-person. As the consumer electronics industry gathers together in Las Vegas again after an all virtual event in 2021, TCL will be showcasing its latest display technology, audiovisual engine, TVs, monitors, mobile devices, AR glasses and home appliances at an interac...
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2021-12-21

Signify to acquire Fluence to strengthen Agriculture lighting growth platform

Adds Fluence’s complementary technology and market segments to Signify’s existing horticultural lighting operations Provides Signify with access to Fluence’s strong multi-channel go-to-market approach in attractive North American horticultural lighting market Fluence to operate as an entity within Signify’s agricultural lighting business in Division Digital Solutions Closing is expected in the first half of 2022, subject to regulatory approvals and other conditions   Eindhoven, the Netherlands &nd...
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2021-12-20

Precise Distance Measurement – ams OSRAM Launches World’s Smallest Multi-zone dToF Modules

ams OSRAM’s new direct Time-of-Flight (dToF) modules combine light source, detector and optics into one component TMF8820, TMF8821 and TMF8828 enable detection of the target area in multiple zones and ensure extremely precise measurement results Multiple objects can be detected per zone, and up to a distance of five meters Target applications include Laser Detect Autofocus (LDAF) in smartphones, user presence detection in PC’s, Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) sensing in Industrial and Home/Business Automation systems P...
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2021-12-20

Genesis photonics inc. files Patent Lawsuit Against Apple for infringement of 9 patents, involving iPad Pro11", 12.9", iPad Pro mini LED 12.9" and related products

The world's leading innovator of flip-chip LED products and technology, Genesis photonics Inc. (gpiled), In response to Apple’s infringement of the company’s patent rights, the company has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Apple in Taiwan, requesting Apple to stop the infringement and compensate NT$210 million (indicating the minimum amount of all requests and will be submitted to the court Supplement the requested amount after investigating the quantity of infringing products) Genesis photonics Inc. (gpiled) Statement "We firmly believe ...
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2021-12-20

OPPO Announces Micro LED Smart Glasses Air Glass, Mass Production Set in Next Year

On December 14, OPPO held the OPPO Inno Day 2021 event in Shenzhen, China and announced its next-gen smart glasses, the Air Glass (hereinafter “OPPO Air Glass”). As the third smart glass product of OPPO, OPPO Air Glass signifies the transition from being simply a toy to a tool thanks to its excellent design and useful features. OPPO Air Glass Is Powered by “Assisted Reality” Rather than “Augmented Reality” OPPO Air Glass is arguably an “atypical” AR glass product; to be specific, it...
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2021-12-20

Oxford Instruments’ Atomfab ALD system production-qualified at GaN power electronics device maker

The UK’s Oxford Instruments Plasma Technology, a supplier of plasma etch and deposition high-volume manufacturing (HVM) solutions, has had its remote-plasma atomic layer deposition (ALD) nitride passivation solution qualified for full production by a US-based power electronics manufacturer of gallium nitride (GaN) devices, supporting the first phase of its ramp. GaN-based devices are now well established in the consumer market, with a wide range of rapid chargers available commercially to support mobile devices. Fast charging and a smaller footprint are among the...
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2021-12-20

CES 2022: Seoul Viosys' WICOP mc, a Metaverse VR Display Technology, to Make Its Debut

ANSAN, South KoreaSeoul Viosys Co., Ltd. (KOSDAQ: 092190), a company specializing in optical semiconductors, will debut its WICOP mc (WICOP Micro Pixel) products at CES 2022 in Las Vegas on January 5th, which adopt the world’s first No-Wire & No-Package WICOP technology. Seoul Viosys announced on the 16th that the WICOP mc, made in the form of a micro-display for metaverse (three-dimensional virtual world) VR, will be specially unveiled at the exhibition hall. [Picture 1] WICOP mc (WICOP Micro Pixel) by Seoul Vio...
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2021-12-17

Cranking Up The Growth Temperature Of Red InGaN LEDs

Intentional decomposition of an InGaN layer provides a foundation for high-temperature growth of red-emitting quantum wells Researchers at the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), claim to have broken new ground by increasing the temperature employed for the growth of red-emitting InGaN LEDs. This breakthrough comes from introducing a relaxed InGaN buffer. The approach by the West-coast team differs from the norm, which is to grow re-emitting InGaN-based LEDs at a considerably lower temperatures than their green and blue siblings. While growt...
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2021-12-17

Nitride Semis Verifies Effect Of UVC Light On Coronovirus

275nm UVC light has an inactivating effect equal to or greater than 245nm light sources Japanese UV-LED company Nitride Semiconductors has verified the inactivating effect on OC43 coronavirus (pseudo SARS-CoV-2) using three different wavelengths in the deep ultraviolet region, wavelengths 222nm, 254nm, and 275nm in collaboration with the National Hospital Organisation Sendai Medical Center Clinical Research Department Virus Center (Director Shuichi Nishimura). The Nitride team confirmed that the deep ultraviolet wavelength (UVC) with a wavelength...
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2021-12-16

OPPO Introduces Air Glass, Featuring Creative Cicada Wing Design and Self-designed Spark Micro Projector

December 14, 2021, SHENZHEN — Today, OPPO officially unveiled the OPPO Air Glass at INNO Day 2021. The groundbreaking aR (assisted Reality) device - which is equipped with OPPO self-developed Spark Micro Projector, cutting-edge Micro LED, and a bespoke diffraction optical waveguide display - supports four different user interactions through touch, voice, head movement, and hand motion, allowing users to have faster and easier access to the information they need. OPPO officially unveiled the groundbreaking aR device - OPPO Air Glass ...
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2021-12-16

HYC’s Micro OLED Tester Verified by Sony and End Customers

On December 14, HYC Technology, on its investor interaction platform, revealed that its Micro OLED testing device has been verified by the downstream client Sony and other end clients. Currently, the company is engaging in initial trial production as requested by downstream customers for subsequent mass production. HYC specifies that Micro OLED has extremely high resolution that is optimal for AR/VR devices engineered with near-eye display technology, which is likely to be widely applied to relevant products. HYC, whose full name is “Suzhou HYC Te...
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2021-12-15

Monoprice Working on 27-inch Mini-LED Gaming Monitor That Undercuts Competition

(Image credit: Monoprice) Tom's Guide can confirm that electronics retailer and distributor, Monoprice, is working on a mini-LED Dark Matter-branded gaming monitor set to release in the first half of 2022. According to Chris Gallizzi, a product manager at Monoprice, the display will run 27-inches diagonally at a 4K resolution of 3840 x 2160. It will also boast a 144Hz refresh rate, HDMI 2.1 certification and USB-C support with a 90w power delivery. In terms of mini-LEDs, Gallizzi says designers are aiming for a 576-zone count, but that the number coul...
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2021-12-14

Automotive LED Market Value Forecast to Reach US$3.51 Billion in 2021, ams-OSRAM Leads in Revenue, Says TrendForce

Dec. 14, 2021 ---- TrendForce’s 2020-2021 Global Automotive LED Product Trend and Regional Market Analysis research indicates, the global penetration rate of LED headlights exceeds 60% in 2021 with penetration in new energy vehicles (NEV) exceeding 90%, according to TrendForce’s latest investigations. Influenced by growth momentum from increasing automotive market shipments and the rising penetration rate of LED lighting, global automotive LED market value is estimated to be valued at US$3.51 billion in 2021, a 31.8% YoY growth rate. This demonstr...
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2021-12-14

JOIN VUZIX AT CES 2022

We have an exciting new reveal in store for CES! Vuzix Shield™, our long-awaited safety smart glasses technology, will be available for you to experience first hand. For other product updates and an exclusive sneak peek at what's in store for 2022, visit Vuzix at booth #17075 in the Central Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center. MEET VUZIX SHIELD™ SMART SAFETY GLASSES It's the power and performance Vuzix is known for, combined with a sleek, comfortable and totally wearable form factor. Trust Vuzix to keep you sa...
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2021-12-13

Toray Develop MicroLED Display Materials -Contributing to Total Mass Production Solution by Offering Materials and Equipment-

Tokyo, Japan, December 7, 2021 – Toray Industries, Inc., announced today that it has de-veloped a laser transfer release material to swiftly arrange light-emitting diode (LED) chips, a material that simplifies bonding between LEDs and wiring, and a substrate side wire material that helps enlarge displays, in collaboration with its subsidiary Toray Engi-neering Co., Ltd. The new materials are vital for creating microLED displays and enhanc-ing their performance. The Toray Group looks to contribute to microLED display progress and mass production by offering ...
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San Jose, CA – April 26, 2022 – Lumileds today announced a new, higher performance level comprised of 21 new parts for its horticulture and illumination mid-power 3030 LEDs. Typical flux, PPF, and efficacy have increased 2%. In a lumi... READ MORE

Tokushima, Japan – 26 April 2022: Nichia, the world’s largest LED manufacturer and inventor of high-brightness blue and white LEDs, announces the launch of the Hortisolis™ series of white LEDs. By incorporating only the light... READ MORE