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10-01-2015|Technical Data

Samsung Introduces New LED Components for Advanced Mobile Devices

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a world leader in advanced component solutions, introduced a range of leading-edge LED component solutions today for use in advanced mobile devices such as smartphones a...

10-01-2015|Technical Data

Plessey Achieves 120 lm/W with GaN-on-Si LEDs in Lab and its GaN-on-Si LEDs to Power 8point3's Linear Lighting Products

November 20, 2014...Plessey Semiconductor of Plymouth, UK reports that the company has agreed to supply its gallium nitride on silicon MaGIC (Manufactured on GaN-on-Si I/C) high-brightness LEDs to UK-based LED luminaire producer 8point3 Ltd. 8point3 plans to use the Plessey LEDs in its new Sabre Architectural range of LED linear lighting products, which will be officially labeled ‘Made in Britain'. Plessey asserts that that recent performance improvements in its MaGIC LEDs have made them competitive with any LED technology.

10-01-2015|Technical Data

Osram Releases Ultra-compact Yellow LED for Extreme Demands in Headlamps

Osram Releases Ultra-compact Yellow LED for Extreme Demands in Headlamps

10-01-2015|Technical Data

How Light Emitting Diodes Work

Light emitting diodes, commonly called LEDs, are real unsung heroes in the electronics world. They do dozens of different jobs and are found in all kinds of devices. Among other things, they form the numbers on digital clocks, transmit information from remote controls, light up watches and tell you when your appliances are turned on. Collected together, they can form images on a jumbo television screen or illuminate a traffic light.

LED Advantages

10-01-2015|LED Advantages

The report “Global Market Review and Forecast (2010-2020)” says the use of HB-

The report “Global Market Review and Forecast (2010-2020)” says the use of HB-LEDs in mobile/portable devices will remain a strong segment although OLEDscontinue to take market share.

10-01-2015|LED Advantages

5 lighting trends reflect the age of LEDs

From modern day lanterns to daylight simulating wall lamps, a quick survey of recent lighting trends highlights how LED technology has transformed the industry with creative new applications and adventurous new forms.

10-01-2015|LED Advantages

Samsung plans to use 8" si substrate for blue LEDs

Stylianos Mamagkakis from Samsung Semiconductor Europe announced that the company plans to manufacture blue LED chips by using silicon (Si) substrates with a diameter of 8 inches (200mm).

10-01-2015|LED Advantages

Costa partners with Philips to replace lighting across fleet

Philips, the global leader in lighting, is supporting Costa Cruises in its path of sustainable business by upgrading its fleet with the latest LED lighting. More than 300,000 light fittings are being replaced across 10 ships with the MASTER LED and CorePro LEDTube solutions. The lighting project guarantees energy savings of up to 80 percent and a resulting huge reduction in fuel consumption and CO2 emissions. The switch to energy-efficient LED technology is the latest step toward the company's goal of slashing emissions in line with the established target.