TOKYO, February 22, 2017 - Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced today the coming launch of a new Tough Series TFT-LCD modules─a WVGA model for wide-ranging applications in construction, agricultural vehicles, factories and more. The module comes in 7.0-inch and 8.0-inch versions and features vibration resistance up to 6.8Gs─seven times that of conventional modules─an operating temperature range of -40 to 85 degrees Celsius and an unprecedented combination of super-wide 170-degree horizontal and vertical viewing angles. Sample sales will begin March 31 through Mitsubishi Electric offices worldwide.

Mitsubishi Electric Color Tough Series TFT-LCD module AT070MP11

The new module is expected to meet increasing market demands for TFT-LCDs that offer rugged resilience to extreme temperatures and strong vibrations.

Product Features

High vibration resistance for construction and agricultural applications
- High vibration resistance of 6.8Gs, seven times that (1.0G) of conventional products, is suitable for equipment subject to strong shocks, such as construction, agricultural vehicles and factory-automation machines
Durability for extreme outdoor environments
- Market-leading operating temperature range of -40 to 85 degrees Celsius, compared to -30 to 80 degrees Celsius for conventional products, suitable for outdoors and in vehicles used in extreme environments
Super-wide viewing angles, high brightness and contrast ratio
- Super-wide viewing angles of 170 degrees, both horizontally and vertically, ensure excellent visibility for off-center installations
- High brightness of 1,100/1,000cd/m2* and high contrast ratio of 1000:1 for easy visibility in bright environments

*AT070MP11: 1,100cd/m2, AT080MD11: 1,000cd/m2

Sale Schedule

  Product     Model     Display
    Resolution     Brightness
Tough Series
AT070MP11 7.0-inch WVGA 1,100 March 31, 2017
AT080MD11 8.0-inch 1,000 April 30, 2017

Note that the releases are accurate at the time of publication but may be subject to change without notice.