passive-matrix
adjective Date: 1986 of, relating to, or being an LCD in which the pixels are controlled in groups

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  • passive Matrix — passive Matrix,   LCD …   Universal-Lexikon

  • passive-matrix — adj. of or pertaining to a relatively low resolution liquid crystal display (LCD) with low contrast, used esp. for laptop computers. Cf. active matrix. [1990 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • passive-matrix — pas′sive ma′trix adj. cmp of or pertaining to a relatively low resolution liquid crystal display (LCD) with low contrast, used esp. for laptop computers Compare active matrix • Etymology: 1990–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • passive-matrix — adj. of or pertaining to a relatively low resolution liquid crystal display (LCD) with low contrast, used esp. for laptop computers. Cf. active matrix. [1990 95] …   Useful english dictionary

  • passive matrix — noun A form of liquid crystal display in which the pixels must maintain their state without active driving circuitry until they are next refreshed, contrasted with …   Wiktionary

  • passive matrix — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Passive matrix addressing — is an addressing scheme used in earlier LCD displays, and may be used in future LCD displays. This is a matrix addressing scheme meaning that only n + m control signals are required to address a n times; m display. A pixel in a passive matrix… …   Wikipedia

  • passive-matrix display — pasyviosios matricos monitorius statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis ↑Skystakristalis monitorius, kurio vaizdo elementai yra pasyvūs, gebantys tam tikrą laiką išlaikyti gautą šviesumą. Energiją šviesai periodiškai gauna per laidų tinklelį.… …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • passive-matrix monitor — pasyviosios matricos monitorius statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis ↑Skystakristalis monitorius, kurio vaizdo elementai yra pasyvūs, gebantys tam tikrą laiką išlaikyti gautą šviesumą. Energiją šviesai periodiškai gauna per laidų tinklelį.… …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • passive matrix display — noun a type of LCD display used for some portable computers; parallel wires run both vertically and horizontally and pixels are turned on when the wires intersecting at that pixel are both energized passive matrix displays are generally inferior… …   Useful english dictionary

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