Home Resource Center News and Announcements Precision Optics Enabling New-to-Market Laser Cinema TV Systems Enabling New-to-Market Laser Cinema TV Systems Inside every projector, from basic office units to large cinema projectors, is a color wheel. It is the component that splits the projected light into red, green and blue and provides color quality, resolution and brightness. Materion is the world’s largest manufacturer of color wheels. Materion has developed a next-generation phosphor wheel product that is applicable to most new solid-state-systems. The new phosphor wheel is differentiated by its enhanced color performance and ability to withstand the high temperatures at which these systems operate. It is targeted at the top tier of this emerging market, which includes cinema projectors, high-end home theater systems and digital signage.