Flat-panel display

Updated: 11/13/2018 by Computer Hope

Computer monitorSometimes abbreviated as FPD, a flat-panel display is a display technology which succeeds CRT as the new standard for desktop computer displays. Unlike CRT monitors, flat-panel displays use LCD (liquid crystal display) or LED (light-emitting diode) screens, making them lighter and thinner.

The picture shows an example of an ASUS flat-panel display.

Computer acronyms, CRT, Dead Pixel, Display, LCD, Video terms