CAMAS, Wash. – June 5, 2012 – Today, Sharp Microelectronics of the Americas (SMA) announced 13 additions to its LEDbacklit
line of Industrial Strength TFT LCD modules, as well as its completed transition to an all-LED backlit line-up. The new
panels range in size from 3.7-inch to 19.0-inch diagonal, filling in a number of popular diagonal size classes with more options and features.

Many of the new LCDs will be on show at Display Week 2012. Additionally, the company will introduce its new 60”/70”/80” Class e-Signage Module Family, show its new SSLR (Sharp Super Low Reflection) film technology, and debut one of its first mass production displays using IGZO technology. Display Week takes place June 5 - 8 in Boston, MA. Industrial Strength LED-Backlit LCDs

Earlier this year, Sharp completed its migration from CCFL-based products to an all-LED backlight line-up. A consistent footprint in each Class size simplifies replacement, and built-in LED drivers for many models eliminate design issues. A dedicated team of regionally-based technical support, sales, and marketing experts are available to work closely with customers as they make the switch to LED-backlit LCDs. Our Resources page at also features instructional videos, “The Switch” podcast, technical papers, and other assets to aid the process. New Sharp IA panels
are backed by long product life cycles and supported with extensive documentation, including Specifications, Incoming Inspection Reports, Reliability Data, and a UL Parts List.

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