Press Release

Solomon Systech Limited Won the Gold Award and Grand Award in 2002 HKEIA Award for Outstanding Innovation and Technology Products

For Outstanding New Products Excellent in Areas of Design, Technology and Feature

Hong Kong, China – 11 Oct, 2002 – Solomon Systech Limited (SSL)’s 2D GIGA CSTN LCD Driver won the Gold Award in the 2002 HKEIA Award for Outstanding Innovation and Technology Products – Parts & Components.  In addition, the IC also won the Grand Award as the best product for the whole events.  The awards were presented by Mr. Francis Ho, Permanent Secretary for Commerce, Industry & Technology, to Mr. Humphrey Leung, President and Managing Director of Solomon Systech Limited.

Within only 3 years Solomon Systech Limited has introduced more than 30 new IC products for telecommunication and display market.  It has established its brand name around the world and has become a major IC supplier in the global market for cellular phones.

“2D GIGA CSTN LCD Driver is one of our latest innovative products among our different IC product families for advanced display,” said Mr. Humphrey Leung.  “This IC is the world 1st single chip LCD Driver Controller with built-in graphic acceleration engine for CSTN LCD application. It has also designed-in and started production for several new model cellular phones of one world known brand name.”  Mr. Leung continued, “We are so glad to receive the 2 awards.  These awards once again have proven the company’s excellence in generating innovative ideas, and applying design technologies to product commercialization.“

Similar to previous years, applicants were invited from exhibitors of the above fairs to participate in one of the two broad product categories – consumer electronics and parts and components.  Selection of products will be made by a judging panel comprising mainly third -party independent bodies to ensure total fairness and impartiality. These include the academia (professors from universities), tertiary bodies (HK Productivity Council, HK Trade Development Council, HK Science and Technology Parks Corp., etc.) and commercial fields.


More information about the HKEIA award may be obtained at




2D GIGA (Graphic Imitation and Graphic Acceleration) CSTN LCD driver controller IC – SSD1780 in Chip-On-Film Product Demonstration with CSTN LCD Panel Product Applications



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