Definitions for "Thin Film Transistor"
A synonym for the Active Matrix display. You'll often see screens referred to as "TFT-Active Matrix," or just "TFT" if the manufacturer is low on space....
The basic component used in LCD displays. It consists of transistors etched into a glass panel that control liquid crystals which are able to block light when applied with current.
A transistor used in high-performance active matrix LCDs. In TFT technology, transistors are built into each pixel of the screen.