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. The company delivers its advanced display products to the world's most influential brands and manufactures, enabling them to install extremely durable, low power displays in previously impossible or unimaginable applications and environments.
With E Ink, prominent brands including Amazon.com, Barnes & Noble, Casio, Citizen, Lexar, Kobo, Motorola, Pricer, Samsung, Sony, and Yota Devices are able to bring to market new and exciting consumer and industrial products ranging from eReaders and mobile phones to electronic shelf labels, public information and promotional signs and smart watches.
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.
Products made with E Ink's revolutionary electronic ink possess a paper-like high contrast appearance, ultra-low power consumption and a thin, light form. E Ink's 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. E Ink's customers include Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Casio, Citizen, Hanvon, Hitachi, Lexar, Motorola, Plastic Logic, Samsung, and Sony.
E Ink has won a number of significant industry awards and has registered over 150 patents. In addition, E Ink has a history of world's firsts for the EPD industry.