Clearink has just debuted Clearink 2.0 e-paper technology at SID Display Week 2019. We have an agent there that just provided a video to give us clearer context on their new 9.7 inch reflective displays with front light, 1:16 contrast ratio, 4096 colors, 19.5% NTSC color gamut, 3V/1V drive/hold voltages in a 227 dpi display playing nearly 30 frames/sec video. … [Read more...] about First Look at the Clearink 2.0 E-paper Technology
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The Dasung Paperlike Pro Touch is the first monitor that you can use that comes with a touchscreen. It allows you to pinch and zoom and use it for all gesture control and interactions. Dasung launched a crowdfunding campaign for the device on Indiegogo for $698 and it will start shipping in July. Dasung often does campaigns like this for new products like this, so they know how … [Read more...] about Dasung Paperlike Pro Touch now available on Indiegogo
E Ink has just announced new technology called JustTint, which uses variable transmissive films. It was invented for applications across automotive, architectural, and real estate industries. Think tinted sunroofs, privacy glass and skylights – enabling partial or entire panes of glass to become opaque or partially opaque, with the flip of a switch. This is a massive … [Read more...] about E Ink announces new JustTint technology
Clearink has announced that they have agreements with four different companies and the total amount they will pay is in the neighbourhood of $300 million dollars.“We recently completed a detailed study of the market potential for reflective displays and concluded that the demand in applications such as Tablets, Wearables, IoT, Automotive and Signage during the next five … [Read more...] about 4 different companies are working on ClearInk tablets
There are many E Ink smartphones that have come out in the past few months and a bunch of new ones are going to be released periodically until the end of 2019. Smartphones with e-paper are more viable because the cost of processors has come down and this has resulted in octa-core and deca-core being the norm.The first E Ink enabled smartphone came out in 2012. This was the … [Read more...] about E Ink Smartphones are the big new trend of 2019
Dasung has been crafting secondary epaper monitors for the past five years and their most exciting product is right around the corner. The company has developed a touchscreen version and they are calling it the Paperlike Pro Touch, which features a 13.3 inch E Ink Carta HD display and an adjustable front-light. It will be able to plug into the HDMI port of your computer, tablet … [Read more...] about Dasung is going to release the Paperlike Pro Touch soon
Plastic Logic has developed new color e-paper and the technology will have a resolution of 150 PPI. In order to bring this to market they are in the process of opening up a manufacturing hub in Asia, where they will be able to not only sell the color e-paper, but develop an e-reader product.The color e-paper that Plastic Logic has created is a color filter system on a … [Read more...] about Plastic Logic has developed Color E-Paper
E Ink has been developing Advanced Color E-Paper for a number of years and there is one single product that is out in the wild. A pilot of the solution is on display at the Front Entrance of Isetan Shinjuku Main Store in Tokyo, Japan, from Wednesday, February 20 to Tuesday, March 26. Good e-Reader was live on the scene for the product launch and we have a video that gives you a … [Read more...] about E Ink Advanced Color E-Paper First Look
E Ink is the company responsible for virtually all of the e-paper displays that every single e-reader in the world. Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Boyue, Kobo and Onyx Boox all employ their screens. Due to the sheer amount of new devices that came out in 2018, E Ink was able to generate $84.84 million dollars USD for the year, although total profit was down 6% from 2017.Buoyed … [Read more...] about E Ink generated a strong profit in 2018
It looks like we are getting closer to having a viable product with a Clearink display. It was announced today that Tianma, the leader in electronic display manufacturing has signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish a partnership framework for developing CLEARink’s patented ePaper 2.0 displays. Under the partnership framework, Tianma will develop TFT backplane and … [Read more...] about Tianma to manufacture CLEARink ePaper 2.0 displays
Millions of people are clambering for a full color e-reader, but it isn't going to be a reality anytime soon. Various companies have spent a copious amount of money developing screen tech, but it failed to catch on. This is a shame because digital comics, magazines and newspapers would look glorious on a large screen color e-reader. There is a demand, people want it, but where … [Read more...] about Where in the world is color e-paper?
E Ink is primarily found on e-readers, but increasingly the e-Paper technology is found in clothing. There is an dress, shoes and now a t-shirt.wearTRBL is the company behind the new shirt and and it features an E Ink display. You can change the image on the panel via Bluetooth and a mobile app. This is similar to how the Sony FES Watch U functions with their mobile app, … [Read more...] about Would you buy an E Ink Shirt?