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[* black] In case you're wondering what a polarizer does...
[* black] And now time to drop some knowledge, science-style!
[* black] TheSimply put, the backlight shoots light (duh) through a layer of liquid crystals that change its orientation as it passes through. If the orientation ofDepending on the light matches the orientation ofis oriented the polarizing film either allows it passesto pass through and if it doesn't it's blockedor blocks it.
[* black] In order to control the passage of light through the display a voltage is applied to the liquid crystals which changes their orientation which in turn changes the orientation of the light
.
[* black] TheSimply put, the backlight shoots light (duh) through a layer of liquid crystals that change its orientation as it passes through. If the orientation ofDepending on the light matches the orientation ofis oriented the polarizing film either allows it passesto pass through and if it doesn't it's blockedor blocks it.
[* black] In order to control the passage of light through the display a voltage is applied to the liquid crystals which changes their orientation which in turn changes the orientation of the light
.