S-PVA

AcronymDefinition
S-PVASuper Patterned Vertical Alignment (Sony LCD technology)
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the world's largest provider of thin-film transistor, liquid crystal display (TFT-LCD) panels, announced that it is ramping up production of 40-inch and larger LCD TV panels with S-PVA (super patterned vertical alignment) technology, in response to growing interest in the sharper, more versatile viewing experience that the technology enables.
Providing a contrast ratio of 1200:1, Samsung's patented S-PVA technology delivers 40-60 percent better contrast than the best television panels available today, making the viewing picture appear sharper and exceptionally realistic.
The S-PVA technology also presents a superior rendition of the color black in the display -- a truer black than the bluish blacks and darker grays commonly seen today.
Mass production began only two months after the company successfully concluded pilot production of a 40" S-PVA panel last November.
Viewing angle of 180 degrees achieved by applying Samsung's proprietary S-PVA technology.
It uses our proprietary S-PVA technology, eliminating distortion from all angles and offers a 180-degree viewing angle.
In the DisplaySearch exhibit area, Samsung will display a low-power 40" LED (Light Emitting Diode) Backlight Unit (BLU), as well as a 57" full HD panel and a 40" WXGA S-PVA panel for TV.