Consumer Electronics Devices

Real color is reflective. Move your light to the front of the display stack and let your users experience it again.

FLEx Frontlit Consumer Electronics

Get in Front

In consumer devices, LCD reflective display technology can truly put your device in front. Our revolutionary LED front light guide panel enables battery savings, thinner display stacks, daylight readability for any use -- home assistants, tablets, e-readers, cyclometers, GPS devices and more.  Don’t let the backlight in your device drain your battery and fight the sun. Move the light to the front with FLEx and start sending your power to the rest of your device.

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Low Power LED Front Light

Fewer LEDs

One low-power LED is used in FLEx’s front light, compared to 5+ LEDs used in alternative display light guides.

Ultra Thin Front Light vs Backlight

Thinner Devices

FLEx’s film is only 0.05mm thick and requires less volume compared to backlights. In addition, the low power consumption enables smaller battery designs to reduce device size.

Front Light Panel Power Savings

Extended Batteries

The battery savings facilitated by FLEx are over 80x improved compared to backlighting reflective displays.

Enhanced Colors Frontlit Reflective LCD

Enhanced Colors

Front lighting color reflective displays delivers more vivid colors to enhance display graphics and device branding.

Product Information

Our LED front light panel technology can be used in a variety of display sizes. See what’s in our front light solution developer kits and get an easy-to-follow quick start developer kit for consumer electronic devices.

Frontlit Reflective LCDs

1.28" color 12378-xx


2.7" color 12380-xx


4.4" color 12433-xx


Other sizes available

Developer Kits

Kit Overview


Quick Start Guide


Control Software (WIN)


Control Software (MAC)


Control Software (LINUX)


Where to Buy

FLEx has over 14 sales offices and dedicated engineering support.  Find your local representative to purchase our front light and display sub-assemblies.

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