Sharp Microelectronics and Apollo Display Technologies announced today the availability of integrating Apollo’s customized display solutions with Sharp’s extensive line of industrial displays.
Wide Range of Customized Solutions
The value added partnership gives customers access to Sharp’s extensive line of displays, while adding Apollo’s ability to create customer specific full solutions, all while maintaining Sharp’s warranty. Custom solutions include interface boards, resistive and PCAP touch screens, optical bonding, and backlight enhancements. “Our customers often require highly-customized LCD solutions to meet the specific demands of their industry and introduce competitive products into the marketplace,” explained Dave Hagan, Sr. LCD Product Marketing Manager at Sharp Microelectronics of the Americas. “Apollo has been a leader in value-added solutions in the IA space for years. We are excited to add Apollo’s expertise to our tool chest as another resource to help our customers get to market quickly with optimized solutions.”
The partnership allows customers to take full advantage of Apollo’s world class display technologies, paired with Sharp’s impressive LCD lineup. “Apollo Displays is very excited to work with Sharp Microelectronics as a Value Added Partner,” said Scott Makboulian, Vice President of Sales and Technology at Apollo Display Technologies. “Sharp’s customers can now take advantage of Apollo’s VacuBond® Optical Bonding process as well as our Prisma and Artista display controllers. All of our products are perfectly matched for use with Sharp’s broad product range.”
About Sharp Industrial Application LCDs
Sharp Industrial Application (IA) LCDs are built to perform in environments ranging from factories to physician’s offices, with durable construction and a variety of tough specifications out of the box, including high contrast, high brightness, wide viewing angles, and wide operating temperatures. They also provide the perfect building block for enhanced solutions. The company’s Memory LCDs feature memory in every pixel to allow for rich content on a small display with ultra-low power consumption. They are ideal for wearable, handheld, and other small-screen applications where long battery life is required. For more information please visit www.sharpsma.com
About Apollo Displays TFT-LCD Solutions
Apollo Display Technologies is a complete TFT-LCD solution provider, specializing in optical bonding, TFT controllers, backlight enhancements, semi-custom and custom touch screens, and complete turn-key solutions. The company has developed its own optical bonding production process called VacuBond®, which allows for zero optical defect production and provides perfect material stability. Apollo produces a wide range of industrial TFT controllers and backlight converters, which can be customized to meet industry needs. For more information please visit www.apollodisplays.com.