Glossary of watchmaking

Liquid Crystal Display (LCD)

Affichage à cristaux liquides (LCD) | 液晶表示/エキショウヒョウジ | 液晶显示屏(LCD)

Liquid Crystal Display (LCD)

Numerals made up of dark bars on a lighter background, or vice versa, for continuous display in electronic digital watches.

  • A digital display shows hours, minutes and seconds in numerals.
  • An analogue display imitates traditional moving hands.