What Is A Transparent LED Display
Optronics Industry | 2024-03-05

A transparent LED display, also known as a see-through display, is a type of display technology that combines LED (Light-Emitting Diode) technology with transparency. It allows viewers to see through the display while also displaying content on the screen.


Samsung showcased its transparent micro LED display at ISE 2024.


Here are some key features and characteristics that you should know about transparent LED displays.



The primary feature of a transparent LED display is its ability to maintain a certain level of transparency, allowing light and objects behind the display to be visible. This is achieved by using transparent materials, such as glass or acrylic, and placing LEDs on the edges or within the transparent substrate.


LED Technology:

Transparent LED displays utilize small, light-emitting diodes as individual pixels to create the display. These LEDs emit light when an electric current passes through them, producing vivid and high-quality visuals.


High Transparency and Brightness:

Transparent LED displays offer high transparency, typically ranging from 30% to 90%, allowing for a clear view of objects behind the screen. At the same time, they provide high brightness levels to ensure visibility of the content displayed on the screen even in well-lit environments.


Customizable Size:

Transparent LED displays come in various sizes, allowing for customization to fit specific installation requirements. They can be manufactured in large sizes for outdoor advertising displays, storefront windows, or building facades, as well as in smaller sizes for indoor applications like retail displays or exhibition booths.

SMD1515 LED Screen Lamps

Kinglight 1515-IC LED suitable for transparent LED display manufacturing


Content Display:

Transparent LED displays can display various types of content, including images, videos, animations, and text. The content can be controlled and updated remotely using specialized software and control systems.


Energy Efficiency:

Transparent LED displays are designed to be energy-efficient, consuming less power compared to traditional display technologies. LED technology inherently offers high energy efficiency, making transparent LED displays a sustainable choice for digital signage and advertising.


Application Areas:

Transparent LED displays are commonly used in retail stores, shopping malls, museums, airports, corporate offices, exhibition centers, and other locations where an interactive and visually appealing display with see-through properties is desired. They can be used for advertising, product showcases, branding, information displays, and architectural applications.


transparent LED screen


Transparent LED displays provide a unique visual experience by seamlessly integrating digital content with the surrounding environment. They offer creative possibilities for interactive advertising, architectural design, and engaging visual displays, while also maintaining transparency to preserve visibility and transparency of the physical space behind the screen.