News-Spot | Business News | Oct 09, 2012

MSC Announces Availability of the New XLamp® XP-E2 LEDs for More Power and Efficiency

Cree's new XLamp® XP-E2 is also built on the SC3 Technology™ and pronmises a clearly increased performance compared to its predecessor The new XLamp ® XP-E 2 by Cree is characterized by a particularly high luminous efficacy (lumens per watt) and efficiency (lumens per euro) and is now available from MSC. Developers who have designed lighting solutions based on LED series Cree XLamp XP-E and XP-G benefit from this fact. The XLamp XP-E 2 gives the opportunity to develop more efficient and cheaper LED lighting systems. Read more »

Business News | Sep 05, 2012

MSC Announces Availability of CE Approved GA007 Series – 7 Watt Power Supply Module

MSC's GA007 series power supplies are very compact and offer high efficiency The entire family of power supply modules with ratings from 3 W to 30 W from YDS now has received CE approval and are immediately available at MSC. The latest addition to this family is the GA007 series that delivers an output power from 6.6 W to 7.8 W, depending on the output voltage. Procurable are all standard output voltages between 3.3 V and 48 V, including many unusual values not available as catalogue products elsewhere, further ±5 V to ±24 V and +5 V with +12 V, +15 V or +24 V. Read more »

Business News | Sep 05, 2012

NXP's Low-Cost 15W Flyback LED-Driver is Now Available from Arrow Electronics

Block diagram of the NXP SSL21101 low-cost driver IC This non-dimmable, high-efficiency (up to 88%), up to 15W- Flyback or Buck-Boost LED driver is the first member of our digital GreenChip platform. That enables two modes, either High PF Mode with low THD values and a bigger elcap or low ripple mode with small elcaps (majorly EMEA, class C or compliant with IEC61000-3-2 exception clause). Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Sep 03, 2012

Arrow Electronics and Intematix Sign Global Distribution Agreement for Remote Phosphor LED Lighting Solutions

Arrow distributes now the Intematix ChromaLit remote phosphor system Arrow Electronics, Inc. has signed a global distribution agreement with Intematix Corporation to deliver ChromaLit remote phosphor components for high-quality LED lighting. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Aug 28, 2012

Low-Watt LEDs Set Size and Efficiency Benchmark

Marl International, the UK distributor for Citizen discrete LED components, has launched its new low wattage LED range which sets new benchmarks for ultra-compact size combined with high efficiency and exceptional uniformity for linear and other array applications. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | May 08, 2012

Now Available from MSC: New XLamp® ML-C Facilitates the Design of New Lighting Solutions

Cree's new XLamp® ML-C is now available from MSC The new, Xlamp ML-C (Distribution: MSC) convinces with a very even light distribution and is available in different price-performance variants. The new XLamp® allows the use of more efficient and more compact driver, for example to offer LED replacement lamps more cheaply. The single footprint of the ML-housing is retained in the new LED. This gives customers the opportunity to expand their product portfolio quickly and easily. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | May 04, 2012

All American Partners with LED Engin, Inc. to offer Emitters, Lenses and Modules

All American Semiconductor expands its LED product offering by partnering with LED Engin, Inc. to offer a full range of high brightness, compact emitters, lenses and modules. LED Engin develops, manufactures, and sells advanced LED emitters, optics components and light source modules in a unique, high-lumen density, compact, multi-die package that enable solid-state lighting solutions for a wide range of applications. LED Engin emitters are used in applications ranging from Architectural, Stage and Studio, High and Low Bay Lighting, Downlighting and General Lighting as well as many industrial applications. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | May 03, 2012

IST Appoints Lightfactor as iDrive® Distributor for iDrive® LED Drivers

IST Ltd, the UK designer and manufacturer of iDrive® LED driver and Serenity Lighting systems, has announced the formation of a strategic distribution agreement with the Cooper Controls Group company Lightfactor to distribute the iDrive® range of LED drivers, which includes DMX/RDM, 1-10V, DALI and trailing edge dimmable options. Read more »

Business News | Apr 27, 2012

ERG Lighting Now Offers the SLD, XLD and XLA Series of LED Drivers from GRE Alpha® Electronics

The SLD 60 LED driver from GRE Alpha is only one driver out of the broad range supplied by ERG Lighting division The ERG Lighting division of Endicott Research Group, Inc. is now offering the SLD, XLD and XLA Series of LED drivers from GRE Alpha® Electronics, Ltd., Gainesville, GA, a specialist in the design and manufacture of solid state lighting power supplies for architectural, signage, retail, office, street and LED strip lighting. These driver series are available with power from 18-200W and include a 3-year warranty. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Mar 15, 2012

Meanwell LPF-D Series with Three-in-One Dimming Function Now Available from Pewatron

The full range of Meanwell's high quality LPF-D series LED power supplies is now available from Pewatron Pewatron now provides the Meanwell LPF-D Series for the Central European market. The key features of these high-performance 16-90 W, plastic-encased LED power supplies with PFC and optional "three- in-one" dimming function are the high power conversion efficiency, high reliability, and energy-saving design. The "three-in-one dimming function" offers system designers great flexibility in the design of lighting systems, using either a 1-10 VDC analogue signal, PWM signal or a variable resistor. Read more »

Business News | Mar 14, 2012

Arrow Announces LEDagon, a Reference System to Accelerate Solid-State Lighting Designs

Haeusermann, Kathrein Austria and Arrow will exhibit the LEDagon LED reference lighting system at Light+Building, Frankfurt, 15-20 April 2012 Arrow Electronics, Cree, Haeusermann and Kathrein Austria have announced LEDagon, a unique LED lighting solution. The LEDagon LED reference lighting system showcases a variety of solid-state lighting technologies including thermal management solutions, innovative printed circuit boards, sensors and other electronic components. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Mar 13, 2012

Farnell element14 Stocks the Velve Development Kit for OLED Designs

Verbatim's Velve Organic Light Emitting Diodes are supported by a development kit Farnell element14 is the first distributor to stock Verbatim's Velve Organic Light Emitting Diode (OLED) development kit, adding to its already comprehensive range of solid state lighting products, technologies and know-how that includes high power LEDs, LED modules, power supplies and drivers plus thermal management, optical and interconnect solutions. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Jan 09, 2012

Bias Power Universal Input/Output BPWXL Series LED Drivers Now Available from Mouser Electronics

Mouser Electronics, Inc., regarded as a top design engineering resource and global distributor for semiconductors and electronic components, today announced it is stocking new product from Bias Power. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Jan 09, 2012

Farnell Signs Exclusive Agreement to Stock Low Profile LED Lighting Connectors from JAE

Farnell becomes the first European distributor to stock LED lighting connectors from JAE Farnell has added three new designs of LED lighting connectors to the range of products it offers from interconnection specialist JAE. The agreement between the two companies, which includes an exclusivity period of six months, will see Farnell become the first European distributor to stock the ES3 series. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Dec 07, 2011

Acrich 2 AC / Mains LED Light Sources Now Available from YEG Opto

Samples of Acriche 2 (here Acriche 2 - IC-12W) are now available from YEG Opto The release of the Acrich 2 from Seoul Semiconductor, provides designers with a convenient way to design in LEDs. 'Acrich 2' makes it possible to produce extended life, highly efficient LED light sources. Acrich2 enables higher lamp efficiency and lamp lumen maintenance levels than previous designs. Read more »

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