Patent Number: 7,612,741

Title: Plasma display device and driving method thereof

Abstract: When driving a plasma display panel, in a first subfield of a first frame, turn-on cells are selected among cells of a first group of electrodes by performing an address operation for the first group, and a sustain discharge is performed for selected cells, and turn-on cells are selected among cells of a second group of electrodes by performing an address operation for the second group, and a sustain discharge is performed for selected cells. In a first subfield of a second frame, turn-on cells are selected among cells of the second group by performing an address operation for the second group, and a sustain discharge is performed for selected cells, and turn-on cells are selected among cells of the first group by performing an address operation for the first group, and a sustain discharge is performed for selected cells.

Inventors: Kim; Dae-Hwan (Suwon-si, KR)

Assignee: Samsung SDI Co., Ltd.

International Classification: G09G 3/28 (20060101); G09G 3/10 (20060101); G09G 5/10 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/03/02017