A cross between transmissive and reflective. Can be used as a reflective display in bright lighting or with a backlight in dim lighting.
A viewing mode that can use both ambient light or a backlight to provide the illumination for the display. This is accomplished by putting a reflector on the back of the display that also allows a small amount of backlight to come through.
is a type of display where the screen can be illuminated either using backlighting or backlighting plus ambient light, providing many of the bright-light advantages of Reflective (usable in outdoor lighting conditions).