CES 2022: TCL Electronics & Dispelix Present Key Technologies for AR Glasses

Jan 21, 2022

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The two companies show an innovative smart glasses technology, combining their MicroLED  and waveguide technologies for AR applications 

Espoo, Finland; and Shenzhen, China, January 5th, 2022 Dispelix and TCL Electronics unveiled their work which leverages FULL COLOR, MicroLED AR solutions to businesses and consumers  alike. At this year’s CES Show, the companies have partnered to share strengths. TCL Electronics presented their latest smart glasses technology, providing a total solution with small form  factor and full vivid color image quality on the thinnest waveguide available. 

Dispelix (Finland), the global leader of waveguide displays, and TCL Electronics, the global  electronics provider, co-develop cutting edge solution with customized waveguide and full color  microLED, offering smart glasses with Augmented Reality support, which means they can add  layers of digital information over the user’s vision through the glasses. In early October, TCL Electronics announced its glasses can project navigation routes in front of your eyes making it  easier to turn exactly where the map shows without any worries of checking your phone.  

The benefits of AR applications affect various industries, from healthcare to manufacturing.  PwC estimates that Augmented Reality will add over 1 trillion USD to the global economy by  2030. Lightweight smart glasses will play an important part, but most encounter substantial  

technical challenges in early development. TCL Electronics and Dispelix waste no time and  address such challenges of image resolution, field of view (FoV), power consumption without  the need for a big headset or large frameware.  

“At this moment, we are proud to announce our state-of-the-art AR glasses. TCL Electronics not  only unveils our cinematic and TV innovation, but we’re also excited to expand our portfolio  utilizing our well-known technology and innovation, together with Dispelix’s waveguides”, said Justin Zhang, the R&D director of TCL LEINIAO Innovation.

Dispelix continues to expand breakthroughs and fundamentally change the way waveguide and  display technology is designed. “Today, working together with TCL Electronics leveraging their  strong innovation and strategy has been an exciting time for us. It’s allowed us to execute  quickly to fuel the growth of this dynamic market in China and all over the world. We’re  confident with the performance and made a great hit as expected at CES in Las Vegas, NV”, said  Jussi Rahomaki, President Dispelix, USA. “We’re pleased to see the successful application of  Dispelix in TCL’s project. The technology successfully landing in China demonstrates Dispelix’s  focus and concentration on the Chinese market to achieve efficient and in-depth cooperation &  support for key customers”. Said Andy Fan, Dispelix China GM. 

About Dispelix Dispelix is an advanced waveguide designer and manufacturer, delivering next-generation visual solutions for both consumer as well as enterprise AR and MR wearables. The company's patented single layer DPX waveguides are the thinnest on the market and do not compromise full color, image quality, clear eye contact, and field of view. They bring unmatched image quality, performance and visual fidelity combined with mass manufacturability to scale for even the largest vendors. Led by the world's most sought-after experts in optics, photonics and manufacturing, Dispelix is headquartered in the technology hub of Espoo, Finland with field offices throughout the United States, China and Taiwan. Learn more at dispelix.com

About TCL Electronics 

TCL Electronics Holdings Limited (stock code: 01070.HK, incorporated in the Cayman Islands with limited liability) was listed on the mainboard of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange in November 1999. The Company is mainly engaged in R&D, manufacturing and sales of smart screen, smart mobile and connected device, smart commercial display, smart home products and other diversified IoT products, as well as independently developed home Internet services. TCL Electronics is the only diversified consumer electronics company within the industry in China with vertically integrated supply chain. Focusing on the smart display business, supported by 5G technology and "AI x IoT" strategy, TCL Electronics is committed to providing a smart and healthy life in households, mobile and commercial scenarios, and dedicated to becoming a global leading smart technology company. TCL Electronics is part of the Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect program and is included in the Hang Seng Stock Connect Hong Kong Index, the Hang Seng Composite MidCap & SmallCap Index, and the Hang Seng Corporate Sustainability Benchmark Index. Every year since 2018, the Company has received an A rating for ESG from Hang Seng Indexes Company Limited. For more information, please visit the website of investor relations of TCL Electronics: http://electronics.tcl.com, or TCL Electronics Investor Relations WeChat Page.

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