DLP® Pico™ Display Technology

Bright, small, power efficient projection for wearables, smartphones, tablets, laptops, digital signage, interactive surface computing and more

Imagine the freedom and convenience of experiencing high quality, bright, and power efficient projection from a smartphone, tablet or wearable device.

Based on the same proven micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) technology used in DLP Cinema®, the digital display technology of choice for more than 8 out of 10 digital movie theatre screens worldwide, the Texas Instruments DLP® Pico™ chipset is an extremely flexible and highly efficient light steering device that can work with any type of light. This amazing tiny projection technology is being used in many innovative applications, including:

  • Wearable Display (including Near Eye Display and Head Mounted Display)
  • Mobile Embedded (including tablets, smartphones, laptops, cameras and camcorders)
  • Mobile Accessory (battery powered portable projectors)
  • Digital Signage
  • Interactive Surface Computing
  • Ultra Short Throw TV
  • Control Panels
  • And much more

DLP Pico Chipsets for Product Developers

Developers can differentiate their applications by adding a small, bright and efficient TI DLP Pico display chipset. To assist developers in accelerating end-product development, TI maintains the most extensive pico ecosystem in the industry. For more details, including datasheets and a list of participating leading optical engine manufacturers, please click here.


DLP Pico Technology - enabling ultra small and portable display solutions. Just another reason why DLP is the world's leader in projection technology.