Founded in 1997 as a spin-off from the MIT Media Lab, E Ink Corporation is the world-leading developer and provider of electronic paper displays (EPD) to the market.
Purchased in late 2009 by Prime View International (now E Ink Holdings, Inc.), E Ink Corporation is now the world's largest supplier of displays to the eBook industry. Products made with E Ink electronic paper displays possess attributes that enable new advancements in the mobile electronics market:
- A paper-like high contrast and appearance
- Ultra-low power consumption
- A thin, feather-light form.
E Ink technology is ideal for many consumer and industrial applications, spanning eBooks, eNewspapers, eTextbooks, watches, smartcards, electronic shelf labels, battery/memory indicators and public information and promotional signs. Our growing customer list includes Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Casio, Citizen, Hanvon, Hitachi, Lexar, Motorola, Plastic Logic, Samsung, Skiff and Sony.