TFT (Thin Film Transistor) is an active-matrix LCD along with an improved image quality where one transistor for every pixel controls the illumination of the display enabling an easy view even in bright environments. This technology currently represents the most popular LCD display technology and accounts for the majority of the global display market.
Being light in weight, slim in construction, high in resolution with low power consumption, TFT’s are gaining prominence in almost all the industries wherever displays are required. They find applications in various electronic goods such as cell phones, portable video game devices, televisions, laptops, desktops, etc. They are also used in the automotive industry, navigation and medical equipment, laser pointer astronomy, SLR cameras, and digital photo frames.
According to the publisher, the global TFT LCD panel market has grown at a CAGR of 6% during 2011-2018, reaching a value of US$ 149.1 Billion in 2018.
Trade value of North America TFT LCD from the UN Comtrade database from 2009-2013.