Video and Data Display FAQ

DLP Video and Data Display Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Welcome to the DLP Video and Data Display 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 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. How do I get started with TI DLP Pico Technology ? Please take a look at our Getting Started white paper
  2. How much brightness is needed for my application ? Please take a look at our System Design: Brightness Requirements and Tradeoffs app note
  3. Where do I find optical modules manufactures who support me with my project ? Please take a look at our optical module manufactures page
  4. How do I get started with my Near Eye Display ? Please take a look at our DLP® Technology for Near Eye Display white paper.