SOURCE: Leadis Technology, Inc.

May 15, 2008 11:59 ET

Leadis Technology and VP Dynamics to Demonstrate Industry Leading Innovative Display Solutions at SID 2008

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - May 15, 2008) - Leadis Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: LDIS) today announced its participation at the SID International Symposium, Seminar and Exhibition with VP Dynamics Labs (Mobile) Ltd., taking place on May 18-23 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. In addition, Leadis announced that its President and CEO, Tony Alvarez, is scheduled to speak at the SID 2008 Investors Conference sponsored by Cowen and Company. Mr. Alvarez's presentation will take place at 3:15 pm Pacific Time on Tuesday, May 20th in Room 515B of the Convention Center.

Leadis and VP Dynamics will showcase the companies' RGBW display driver solution containing VP Dynamics' VPW™ RGBW technology and Leadis' PowerLite™ dynamic backlight control (DBC) technology. In addition, LED drivers and Touch controllers designed by Leadis will be on display. Leadis and VP Dynamics will also host an official press conference on May 21st at 10:45am in the Concourse Hall, Room #153B.

Products featured at the event include:

--  LED Drivers for LCD backlighting: featuring Leadis' highly efficient
    charge pump based LED drivers for backlight control applications.
--  RGBW Display Solutions: featuring VPW™ RGBW technology with
    PowerLite™ DBC/ALS low power algorithms, and a VPW Mobile HD™
--  Touch Controllers: highlighting Leadis' PureTouch™ Family of low
    power capacitive touch controller ICs for capacitive button, slider, and
    scroll applications.

Leadis' products are designed to enable the lowest power consumption for portable electronics' applications, thus promoting longer battery life over standard solutions. Visits to see the product demonstrations are welcomed. Please book your appointment by calling Tracy Lam, Director World-Wide Marketing Communications at 852-21528880, or emailing to

About VP Dynamics

VP Dynamics, based in Hong Kong, is a leading R&D house in Disruptive Technologies and New Business Models around Visual Perception™ (VP) Technology, enabling displays with lower power, higher resolution, excellent brightness and better contrast. Based upon the visual perception process inside the human brain, VPW™ display, driven by the proprietary VPW™ engine, creates four times higher perceived Virtual Resolution™ with Virtual Pixels™ without adding more physical pixels in a high-density-pixels packed mobile display.

-- Vision: "Make the display world more enjoyable and affordable"

-- Mission: "Less can be more"

About Leadis Technology, Inc.

Leadis Technology, Inc., headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, designs, develops and markets analog and mixed-signal semiconductors that enable and enhance the features and capabilities of portable and consumer electronics devices. Leadis' product offerings include color display drivers, which are critical components of displays used in portable consumer electronic devices; LED drivers, which provide controlled levels of current required to drive light emitting diodes in diverse applications including mobile backlight units; power management ICs including LDOs, LDO controllers, shunt references, thermal switches, current regulators, and battery charger controllers; audio CODEC and FM transmitter ICs, which are integral components in portable media players and their associated aftermarket accessories; and touch controller ICs, which enable highly reliable touch-based input controls and attractive industrial design options for both mobile and non-mobile applications.

Certain statements in this press release including, but not limited to, statements as to the anticipated features, capabilities, benefits, potential market size, intended uses and performance of Leadis' LED, display and touch products, are forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause results to be materially different than expectations. Such risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, delays in ramping new products into production, lack of market acceptance of our new products, risks associated with the company's efforts to expand its business beyond display driver ICs, delays in the integration of our ICs into consumer electronic devices, our reliance on third-party manufacturers, general mobile handset and semiconductor industry trends, and other risks detailed from time to time in Leadis' reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission including its Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2007 and its Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2008. Leadis disclaims any obligation to update these forward-looking statements.

Contact Information

  • Contact Information:
    Tracy Lam
    Director, World-Wide Marketing Communications
    Leadis International Ltd.
    Tel: 852-21528880
    Valerie Beaudett
    George Cohen Communications, INC.
    Email: Email Contact
    Tel: 650.400.7833