Google Raxium

In order to boost its hardware efforts, Google yesterday announced that it is has acquired Raxium, a MicroLED display company. Raxium has developed the world’s highest performance ultra-high density monolithic RGB µLED displays.

Materials, process and structure innovation have led to unprecedented efficiency, > 5X greater than the previously published world record

Raxium enables a new class of smaller but powerful display products, ranging from augmented and virtual reality micro-displays to life-size panel-based light field arrays. Raxium will join Google’s Devices & Services team.

“We’re thrilled to have the team at Raxium on board to help further our goal of building helpful devices and services to improve people’s daily lives,” wrote Rick Osterloh, Senior Vice President, Devices & Services.