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Our online glossary is here to help you make sense of the terminology used in the cell phone industry. It covers mobile technologies, such as 3G and 4G, and even includes a bit of information on smartphone operating systems and the companies that make the cell phones and other mobile technology devices we all use.

What is "TFT"?

Thin-film transistor, commonly known as TFT, is a type of LCD display. TFT displays are what are commonly referred to as active matrix displays, and offer a superior viewing experience when compared with other passive matrix display technologies.

Also known as: "Thin-Film Transistor"

See Also: LCD, active matrix, passive matrix

Referred to by: active matrix, AMOLED, passive matrix

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