24 Apr '12, 4pm

Pico projectors may be Next Big Thing in consumer electronics - this tiny platform could be enabler.

Microdisplays, including pico projectors, could be the New Big Thing in consumer electronics. A couple of examples of possible incarnations for tiny LED-based handheld projectors include: Micron’s $99 Pop Video for the iPhone/Pod/Touch is basically the same size as the iPhone. Proponents say that sharing pictures and videos will take on a social dimension: Or, if you’re allergic to the whole concept of social sharing, commercial ventures such as stores and restaurants also benefit from turning any plain flat surface into a display, as shown by the Light Touch projector: Seeing the potential for pico projectors several years ago, Micron purchased Displaytech, one of the original developers of liquid crystal on silicon (LCoS) display technology, which Micron has combined with high-brightness LEDs to make its qHD optical engine . Intersil has taken the qHD engine and combined...

Full article: http://www.edn.com/blog/PowerSource/41737-Intersil_s_LCoS...

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Intersil claims to have smallest pico-projector

Intersil claims to have smallest pico-projector

electronicsweekly.com 26 Apr '12, 2am

Intersil has developed a pico projector system, which it claims is the smallest production-ready LED liquid crystal on sil...