OverviewChemically strengthened glass is playing an increasingly important role in the smartphone, tablet and display industry and many glass solutions exist to support this.
NSG glanova™ is a novel glass composition developed to meet the needs of this market and provide a unique combination of properties to display manufacturers.
NSG glanova™ has been designed for manufacture using the float process, recognized as the most efficient method to make high volume, cost effective glass products with excellent quality.
- Specially designed glass composition to provide excellent chemical strengthening performance
- Significantly improved strength as compared to soda lime glass in four-point bending, ring-on-ring and ball drop tests
- Low iron content provides high light transmission and excellent colour rendering of displays and screen prints
- Production of curved surfaces can be carried out at low bending temperatures (see below)
- Chemically durable
- Efficient manufacturing process combined with the above features, gives a cost effective product with excellent performance
- Smartphones and tablets
- Touch panels
- Industrial equipment