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S-LCD

Company nameS-LCD Corporation
Company typeJoint venture between Samsung Electronics and Sony
FoundedApril 26, 2004
HeadquartersTangjeong, Asan-City, Chungcheongnam-do, South Korea
Key peopleWon-Kie Chang: President and CEO; Keiji Nakazawa: CFO
ProductsAmorphous TFT LCD display panel
ParentSamsung Electronics: 50% plus 1 share, Sony Corporation: 50% minus 1 share

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S-LCD Corporation (Hangul: 에스 엘시디, Japanese: エス・エルシーディー) is a joint venture between the South Korean Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd (50% plus one share) and Japanese Sony Corporation (50% minus one share) established in April 2004 in Chungcheongnam-do, South Korea.

S-LCD, as of April 25 2008, operated with a monthly production capacity of 100,000 7th generation amorphous silicon (a-Si) panels and 50,000 8th generation panels based on PVA technology, which are integrated into both Samsung Electronics and Sony LCD televisions and mobile phones. Some other manufacturers, such as HTC, use S-LCD screens. S-LCD originally had production facilities in both Japan and South Korea however due to rising costs and an increasing demand from the Latin American market S-LCD opened production facilities in Baja California, Mexico where both Samsung and Bravia have large LCD production facilities.


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