SPD Smart Glass

Gauzy SPD allows glass to turn on, off, or dim to block up to 99% of light for high performance glazing that replaces traditional shading solutions.

SPD emulsions and films developed and manufactured by Gauzy are optimized and utilized for automotive and architectural dimmable glass applications. Precisely controlled allowing user to control light while maintaining views SPD is the optimal choice for outdoor windows across industries.

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Custom Shading

Dimming features allow complete control of how much light enters a space for a comfortable experience

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Maintain Views

SPD blocks up to 99% of light, creating shade while maintaining a view of the outside scenery

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Energy Efficient

Improve energy ratings and earn green points by mitigating lighting and heating/cooling costs

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Optimize Light

Utilize natural light for energy savings and ambiance, and shade during peak hours for cooling and solar control

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Easy to Clean

Eliminate fabric or electronic curtains that are hard to clean and collect germs while affecting designs

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Enhance Wellbeing

Provide instant light or minimize eye strain from glare giving users flexibility and comfort instantly

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Fast Switching

Unlike other tinting technologies, switch from off to on in just 3 seconds on large or curved panels

Key Specifications

  • Ultra low haze: avg. 2.5%
  • UV Blocking: 100%
  • Minimal energy consumption: avg. 1.5w/m²
  • Operating Voltages: 100VAC squarewave
  • Switching Times: <3s
  • Only available SPD with architectural widths
  • Standard or custom sizes and shapes with holes, notches
  • Glass Types: Flat or Curved, Annealed, Tempered, Clear, Low Iron/Ultra Clear, IG Units, other
  • Available through licensed partners
  • Compatible with PVB, EVA, TPU interlayers
  • Custom laser-etched patterns

SPD Laminated Smart Glass Composition

SPD Smart Glass films developed and manufactured by Gauzy are laminated between two pieces of glass or polycarbonate with adhesive interlayers to create LCG® Smart Glass. SPD Smart Glass can be comprised of multiple types of glass and implemented into IGUs to best fit a project’s needs.

Easy to Control

Gauzy’s industry leading HW supports controlled dimming for a custom experience, 
while ensuring superior optical and mechanical performance of SPD 

Gauzy's patented PDLC Controllers​

∞ Mini, Flex, and MultiPlex options for various uses and configurations
∞ Small form factor and footprint with easy installation
∞ Large drive capacity up to 10 sqm
∞ Dimming and fading control for tunable shading
∞ Advanced protection features for better ROI and MTBF
∞ WIFI/DMX/RS485/0-10VDC/Lutron compatible for easy connection and control options