DLP® Advanced Light Control FAQ

DLP Advanced Light Control Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Welcome to the DLP Advanced Light Control (ALC) forums. This is an active community with many users of DLP technology asking and answering questions. You’ll also be able to get help from TI engineers and TI design partners.


Note: Please do not post your questions as comments in the FAQ. These questions will not get answered. Please go to https://e2e.ti.com/support/dlp__mems_micro-electro-mechanical_systems/ and post a question in the correct forum.


We hope that these FAQ pages will help you get started on some of the questions that you might have. One of the advantages of such a large and active community is that your question might have been asked before! In these pages we’ll highlight the answers to some common questions so that you have a place to start. If our white papers, app notes, or these FAQs don’t satisfy your questions, please don’t hesitate to post in the forums.

Here are some starting points:

  1. DLP Technology Overview
  2. DLP Terminology
  3. What is Advanced Light Control?
  4. ALC Evaluation Modules (EVM)
    1. DLP Lightcrafter™
    2. DLP Lightcrafter™ 4500
    3. DLP Lightcrafter™ 6500/9000
    4. DLP Discovery™ 4100
    5. DLP NIRscan™ and DLP NIRscan™ Nano
    6. DLP Lightcommander™
  5. ALC General FAQ
  6. ALC Software
  7. ALC Applications
  8. Design Network Partners

To browse the FAQ, look in the table of contents on the right side of the screen.