Dispelix announces partnership with HOYA Group Optics Division

Nov 23, 2020

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Dispelix announces partnership with HOYA Group Optics Division to provide the highest quality waveguide displays for form factor, image quality, and clarity for the AR & MR wearables market

Dispelix, the leader in see-through augmented reality (AR) displays, and Hoya Corporation (Hoya), the leading global provider of the highest-performance glass wafers in the AR & MR wearables market, announce a partnership to ensure the AR & MR industry has access to the highest quality waveguide displays in the world.

The partnership brings together Dispelix’s industry-leading waveguide display design capabilities and Hoya’s unparalleled expertise in optical glass and lenses technologies, with Hoya supplying high refractive index glass wafers for Dispelix’s single-layer and multi-layer diffractive AR waveguides for mass manufacturing.

Antti Sunnari, co-founder and CEO of Dispelix: “We are delighted to announce our partnership with Hoya, one of the very few elite-level wafer suppliers for AR applications. Their decades of experience in developing and introducing advanced optical glass and lenses for global markets in a variety of fields brings a completely new dimension to our offering. The partnership opens up new opportunities to strengthen the competitiveness of customers of both companies with unique, scalable solutions that offer unmatched performance and quality.” “If an organization is developing an AR or MR wearable, the quality of the display is the first thing their customers will see. This partnership allows both Hoya and Dispelix with the ability to ensure our customers have only the highest quality displays for their customers.” 

Hisao SHIRASUGI, the president of HOYA GROUP OPTICS DIVISION: “I am very pleased to announce our business partnership with Dispelix, one of the most brilliant waveguide design companies in the AR industry. I strongly believe that with the wide ranges of HOYA’s advanced glass technologies, and wealth of expertise in photolithography field, the collaboration between two companies will build a fundamental basis for Dispelix to bring the highest quality see-through display to the world.”

To discuss an evaluation of the AR waveguide displays, or for further information for the press:

Riku Rikkola VP Business Development riku.rikkola@dispelix.com
Hoya Contact Donna QIN Leader of AR Project, New Business Development donna.qin@hoya.com

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

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