|By Business Wire||
|June 2, 2014 10:00 PM EDT||
COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2014 – Today, QD Vision, Inc., the leading manufacturer of quantum dot optical components for LCD products, announced that BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd. (BOE), China’s largest LCD panel maker, will be showcasing 23.6” and 27” monitors featuring QD Vision’s Color IQTM optics and ShineOn’s LED backlight solution during COMPUTEX 2014, June 3-7, in Taipei, Taiwan.
“In the highly competitive consumer display market, quantum dot technology offers manufacturers the next wave of innovation and a means of differentiation by providing full-gamut, accurate color without sacrificing efficiency or cost,” said Jason Carlson, CEO of QD Vision. “QD Vision’s Color IQ™ technology enables partners to deliver full Adobe RGB solutions to a larger market, including gamers and enthusiasts.”
BOE is a world-class leader in both R&D and panel manufacturing, and it continues to expand its business, now offering completely integrated ODM LCD monitors. At COMPUTEX 2014, BOE will be using Color IQ optics to demonstrate Adobe RGB full-gamut color performance on monitors ranging from 23.6” and larger.
“BOE customers continually strive to improve total system performance to provide a better end user experience,” said James Fan, Director Set Development Center, Product Management Division, BOE. “In addition to enabling BOE to deliver full Adobe RGB, with Color IQ™ optics we have complete color tunability, high-volume manufacturability, and an energy efficient solution.”
BOE plans to bring products to market using QD Vision’s optics and ShineOn’s LED backlight solution in their 2014 monitor product lines.
“We are committed to providing BOE, one of our key strategic LCD partners, with globally leading backlight technologies to differentiate in the market,” said Frank Fan, President of ShineOn. “We share the same vision with QD Vision in quantum dot full-gamut, and our strong partnership can greatly help our global customers speed up to customize the cutting edge technology solution, and win competition advantages in the demanding display industry.”
About Quantum Dots (QD)
QDs are semiconductor nanocrystals that possess unique light emitting optical properties. The emission wavelength spectrum of QD light can be tuned to create almost any color of the visible spectrum as defined by the CIE 1931 color space. QDs have very narrow light emission properties enabling a wider color gamut, resulting in higher color fidelity and improved backlight performance.
QD Vision's Color IQ™ quantum dot technology improves the color quality of TVs, monitors and other displays by delivering full-gamut, 100% NTSC color accuracy, tunability and high-volume manufacturability at a low price point. Quantum dots are the only display technology that provides both 100% NTSC color and Energy Efficiency Index (EEI) compliance.
About QD Vision, Inc.
Privately held, QD Vision, Inc. is a nanomaterials product company delivering advanced display and lighting solutions that provide unparalleled color. QD Vision’s Color IQ™ quantum dot technology is the industry’s only optical component solution capable of delivering full-gamut color displays. QD Vision makes full-gamut color displays a commercial reality through precise color tuning, flexible and high-volume multi-SKU manufacturability, proven performance, and easy integration backed by a full range of tools, services and ecosystem support.
BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd., which was founded in April 1993, is a supplier focusing on semiconductor display technologies, products and services. BOE's accumulated usable patents total over 18,000, with newly increased 4282 patent applications in 2013. In terms of both shipments and market share, BOE ranks in the top 5 of the global industry. BOE is the only company that has the ability to independently provide R&D and manufacturing for the full range of semiconductor display products in China. http://www.boe.com.cn
About ShineOn Holding, Inc.
ShineOn is a global LED lighting solution provider. As a high tech company with both US and China backgrounds, ShineOn focuses on development and production of high brightness and ultra-high brightness LED devices, and is dedicated to providing energy saving and environmentally friendly LED solutions and products for various applications, including general illumination and LCD backlighting. ShineOn won the 2013 Red Herring Global 100 Award, and was recognized as a 2011 Global Cleantech 100 company.
Color IQ is a trademark of QD Vision, Inc.
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