MVA: Multi-domain Vertical Alignment
A Fujitsu-developed technology achieves wide-angle view, high contrast, quick display responsiveness, and superior image quality. Uses a rubbing-free liquid-crystal infusion technique for higher reliability and higher productivity in manufacturing.
AU Optronics Corp., headquartered at Hsinchu, Science-Based Industrial Park, Taiwan, is a leading manufacturer of TFT-LCD modules both in Taiwan and in the world. The company offers a broad range of TFT-LCD products and related services to OEM manufacturers and brand companies.
In September 2001, AU Optronics was formed through the merger of Acer Display Technologies Inc. and Unipac Optoelectronics Corp. Currently AUO operates three 3.5-generation and one fourth-generation TFT- LCD fab. A fifth-generation TFT-LCD fab, currently under equipment installation, is expected to begin commercial production in the second quarter of 2003. AUO also operates four module assembly facilities, and one R&D fab specializing in low temperature poly silicon TFT and organic LED.
In addition to manufacturing and assembly operations in Taiwan, AUO has global operations in China, Japan, and the United States. The company markets its TFT-LCDs through two business units including Audio Video Displays Applications and Information Displays Applications. The Company had net sales under ROC GAAP of NT$37.6 billion (US$1.1 billion) in 2001.
For more information, please see: www.auo.com
Fujitsu Display Technologies Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Fujitsu Limited, develops, manufactures and markets LCD panels. Headquartered in Kawasaki, the company was established in June 2002 as part of a reorganization of Fujitsu's LCD business.
Fujitsu is a leading provider of customer-focused IT and communications solutions for the global marketplace. Pace-setting technologies, highly reliable computing and telecommunications platforms, and a worldwide corps of systems and services experts uniquely position Fujitsu to deliver comprehensive solutions that open up infinite possibilities for its customers' success. Headquartered in Tokyo, Fujitsu Limited (TSE:6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.6 trillion yen (US$38 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2003.
For more information, please see: www.fujitsu.com
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Press Release ID: 2003-0019E
Date: 28 January, 2003
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