Transflective liquid-crystal display

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A transflective liquid-crystal display is a liquid-crystal display (LCD) that reflects and transmits light (transflective is a portmanteau of transmissive and reflective).wikipedia
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Smartwatch

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Some 21st century smartwatches such as the Pebble Smartwatch and the Amazfit Stratos also use transflective LCDs.
Some use transflective or electronic paper, to consume less power.

Pebble (watch)

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Some 21st century smartwatches such as the Pebble Smartwatch and the Amazfit Stratos also use transflective LCDs.
The watch has a 1.26 in 144 × 168 pixel black and white memory LCD using an ultra low-power "transflective LCD" manufactured by Sharp; it contains a backlight, vibrating motor, magnetometer, ambient light sensors, and three-axis accelerometer.

Liquid-crystal display

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A transflective liquid-crystal display is a liquid-crystal display (LCD) that reflects and transmits light (transflective is a portmanteau of transmissive and reflective). Under bright illumination (e.g. when exposed to daylight) the display acts mainly as a reflective display with the contrast being constant with illuminance.
Transflective liquid-crystal display

Pixel Qi

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The advantage of Pixel Qi displays over conventional LCDs is mainly that they can be set to operate under transflective mode and reflective mode, improving eye-comfort, power usage, and visibility under bright ambient light.

Portmanteau

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A transflective liquid-crystal display is a liquid-crystal display (LCD) that reflects and transmits light (transflective is a portmanteau of transmissive and reflective). Under bright illumination (e.g. when exposed to daylight) the display acts mainly as a reflective display with the contrast being constant with illuminance.

Illuminance

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A transflective liquid-crystal display is a liquid-crystal display (LCD) that reflects and transmits light (transflective is a portmanteau of transmissive and reflective). Under bright illumination (e.g. when exposed to daylight) the display acts mainly as a reflective display with the contrast being constant with illuminance.

Backlight

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Only in dim and dark ambient situations is an auxiliary transmissive backlight needed.

Watch

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An early application were digital LCD wristwatches.

Panasonic

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Panasonic: CircuLumin

Dell

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Dell: DirectVue or DirectView.

Motorola Mobility

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Motorola Mobility: AnyLight

Glossy display

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*Anti-reflective screen

Acer Aspire laptops

Many of the Aspire laptops, such as model 8920G, have built in Blu-ray drives, 5.1 audio outputs and transflective displays.

Adam tablet

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The Notion Ink Design Labs Adam has two choices of screen, a transflective liquid crystal display made by Pixel Qi or a backlit liquid crystal display (LCD).

Nokia E5-00

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The E5-00 has a transmissive LCD display while the E-72 has a transflective LCD.

List of BlackBerry products

Aurora
The color LCD screens used in these series were either reflective or transflective, so these screens yielded better image quality in direct sunlight even with the backlight turned off.

HTC Universal

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Screen Size: 3.7 in (9.4 cm) Transflective LCD

Nokia N900

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Nokia N900 camera capability is 2592x1944 pixels, Carl Zeiss optics, autofocus, Dual LED flash, video light, geo-tagging The LCD is transflective to permit usability over a wide range of luminosity (from daylight to dark).

Danger Hiptop

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Hiptop and Palm Treo units (Treo 600 and later) utilized a transflective liquid crystal display that worked with and without the backlight, making the IM, mail, and all other messages readable even in bright sunlight, and without picking the unit up.

Pogo Mobile and nVoy

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The original Pogo was based on the Samsung S3C44A0 SoC with an ARM7 core at 33 MHz, 16 MB of DRAM, 4 MB of Flash ROM, 320x240 Transflective 256-colour LCD (Kyocera), Wavecom GSM module, Valence Li-Ion 1860mAh battery and Micronas DSP for audio functions.

GPS navigation device

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Some use transflective liquid-crystal displays, allowing use in bright sunlight.