Products, Materials + Tools | Jul 27, 2015

Edison Opto Introduces High Efficiency 2835 and 5630B Series

Brighten your stores with the advanced PLCC HE Series which has higher efficiency and greater brightness providing your customers with a better shopping environment Faced with the chaotic price wars in LED market, Edison Opto has been striving to introduce more high efficiency products in order to strengthen its market position. One of its new advantaged products is PLCC 2835 HE Series. It features ultra high luminous efficacy (181 lm/W @ 4000 K) and compact package size which increase the flexibility in lamp design and expand the range of applications. With the outperforming efficiency, PLCC 2835 HE Series is optimized to be used in high-end LED market such as boutique and luxury apparel store. Read more »

Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Sep 14, 2015

Cree’s New XLamp® XHP35 LEDs Set a New Performance Standard for High Power LEDs

Cree's new XHP35 family sets a new performance standard for high power LEDs Delivering 50% more light output than the previous industry best, the XHP35 LED introduces Cree’s breakthrough 12V monolithic power die, empowering manufacturers to unleash the full capacity of extreme high power LEDs using existing drivers. Available in high density and high intensity versions the new XHP35 LED delivers up to 1,833 lumens. Offered in 70, 80 and 90 CRI and CCT from 2700K to 8300K with 2-step and 3-step EasyWhite® options. Read more »

Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Oct 01, 2015

Lextar Debuts 170 lm/W LED Module, Presenting Industry High Efficacy L2 Solution

Lextar's latest LED module for highly efficient L2 solutions delivers up tp 170lm/W Lextar launches LED module lineup at Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (Autumn Edition) 2015, bringing high performance (up to 170lm/W), quality and cost competitive products for versatile lighting applications. Lextar’s LED module features Entry, Standard, High Efficiency and Industry series, adopting Lextar’s latest in-house LED components with excellent package efficacy. Thanks to Lextar’s vertical integration capability, it provides customization and quick design service. Read more »

Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Oct 02, 2015

GO-R5000 Full-Field Speed Goniophotometer

With Everfine's GO-R5000, the test device will stay stable in a defined position while the detectors and mirrors rotate The GO-R5000 Full-Field Speed Goniophotometer is a CIE C-λ type goniophotometer system with two mirrors and photometer detectors that can measure photometric and colorimetric parameters on C-plane or cone suefaces. During measurement the tested luminaires keep stable while the mirror and photometer detectors rotate around it, so the most steady specified lighting state of tested luminaire can be achieved. Read more »

RGB Tape | LUXTECH | Featured | Aug 13, 2018

LUXTECH Introduces FLEX Color, Architectural Grade RGB Tape

LUXTECH Introduces FLEX Color, Architectural Grade RGB Tape LUXTECH, a leading American manufacturer of architectural grade LED modules, introduces FLEX Color to their line of flexible LED strips. The RGB strip light is populated by high quality LEDs with tight binning to maintain color consistency. Read more »

Featured | Components | CoB LEDs | Dec 04, 2017

Cree CMA LEDs Provide Best-in-Class Lumen Output and Efficacy

Cree CMA LEDs Provide Best-in-Class Lumen Output and Efficacy Cree’s new XLamp® CMA High Current LED Arrays provide the industry’s best lumen density and efficacy for metal-based COB LEDs. CMA LEDs deliver up to 2 ½ times the lumen density of Cree’s Standard Density CXA2 LEDs. The new CMA LEDs are compatible with existing CXA2 holders and optics, enabling lighting manufacturers to boost lumen output with minimal redesign. CMA LEDs feature a new innovative metal COB technology that delivers higher reliability than competing metal COBs. Read more »

Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Feb 16, 2016

Lifud Introduces Two New Series of 10 Years Warranty LED Drivers

Lifud Introduces Two New Series of 10 Years Warranty LED Drivers In March 2016, Lifud will expand its portfolio of typical LED drivers with the addition of AC220-240V 10W-63W LF-GIRxxxYJ series and AC100-277V 10W-54W LF-GIRxxxYD series. And these two series are featured by long life time, which helps customers to reduce maintenance and replacement costs. Read more »

Featured | Components | Electronics | Driver IC | Mar 25, 2019

BCR601 and BCR602 – 60 V Linear LED Controller IC Family

BCR601 and BCR602 – 60 V Linear LED Controller IC Family With BCR601 and BCR602 Infineon Technologies AG introduces two new members in its successful BCR linear LED controller IC portfolio. Special highlight of the BCR601 is an innovative voltage feedback to the primary side also known as active headroom control, enabling cost- and power-effective LED driver applications. The BCR602 targets dimmable LED applications such as light engines, modules and strips, the wide voltage range up to 60 V makes it ideal fit for 48 V designs and DC/DC grids. Read more »

Featured | Components | LEDs | Color LEDs | Horticulture | Special Applications | Mar 05, 2019

Red XLamp LEDs Delivers Best-in-Class Horticulture Efficiency

Red XLamp LEDs Delivers Best-in-Class Horticulture Efficiency  Cree, Inc. announces the next-generation XLamp® XP-E2 Photo Red (660 nm) and Far Red (730 nm) LEDs, delivering breakthrough performance for horticulture applications. The new Red XP-E2 LEDs provide a drop-in upgrade for the previous generation that outperforms competing LEDs by up to 68 percent. These higher-performance horticulture LEDs increase the efficiency of LED luminaires and shorten their payback periods, making it more affordable to grow food under optimized lighting. Read more »

Featured | Tools | Test Equipment | Photometers | Aug 21, 2018

New Photometer DSP 200 - More Accurate, Faster and Further

New Photometer DSP 200 - More Accurate, Faster and Further Instrument Systems has introduced a new, versatile photometer to the market. The DSP 200 conforms to the highest accuracy grade L to DIN 5032-7 (2017) and has an extremely broad measuring range from 0.1 mlx to 200 klx for all common light sources, including pulse-width modulated LEDs. It is extremely well-suited to ultra-fast measurements of spatial light distributions with the goniometers of the AMS or LGS series. Read more »

Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Feb 12, 2016

Homogeneity, Colors, Compactness,Efficiency – the DURIS® Family

Homogeneity, Colors, Compactness,Efficiency – the DURIS® Family Whatever your needs – the DURIS® family will meet them. For example the DURIS® E, the perfect solution for cost-conscious applications. Or the DURIS® P 5 and DURIS® P 5 colors for high-quality, professional indoor and outdoor lighting applications. DURIS® S 5, the mid-power LED, stands for flexibility and efficiency, and with DURIS® S 8, the highpower LED, we are setting standards in compactness for indoor illumination. Read more »

Featured | Electronics | Components | Smart Lighting + IoT | Jul 09, 2018

Enabling Complete Control of Smart Lighting Anywhere

Enabling Complete Control of Smart Lighting Anywhere Samsung’s Smart Device is comprised of smart lighting controllers that support wireless connectivity within any major smart lighting system. It includes Smart Lighting Module (SLM), Smart Sensor Module (SSM), Smart Control Module (SCM) and Smart Bridge Module (SBM). The Smart Devices adapt to light automatically, using sensors that detect the presence of people and the amount of light in any given area at any given time. With its remote control features, energy waste can be minimized. Read more »

Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Dec 14, 2015

Honglitronic Introduces High Efficiency 0.5W SMD 5730, 9000 Hours LM-80 Certified LEDs

Honglitronic's SMD 5730 0.5 W LED series is now 9000 hours IESNA LM-80 certified Honglitronic introduces 0.5 W SMD 5730 9000 hrs LM-80 Certified LEDs, Product model: HL-A-5730DW-S1-08-HR3 (0.5W, 2700 K,150 mA). Test standard: IES LM-80-08; Test item: 55/85/105°C,Average Lumen Maintenance at 9000 hours. Read more »

Featured | Components | Electronics | Driver Modules | Indoor Applications | Sep 04, 2017

Getting the Light Level Just Right with RECOM’s New Low Cost TRIAC Dimmable Drivers

Getting the Light Level Just Right with RECOM’s New Low Cost TRIAC Dimmable Drivers RECOM introduces four new LED drivers with 9 W, 12 W, 18 W and 25 W outputs. They deliver 1% to 100% leading-edge or trailing-edge TRIAC-controlled dimming at the market’s most affordable prices. These LED drivers are designed for either retrofit or new installations and allow the user to set the lighting atmosphere and mood in homes, spotlighting and furniture installations. Read more »

Featured | Business | Company News | Branding | UV-LEDs | IR-LEDs | Aug 12, 2019

Nationstar Overall Layout in UV LED Market

Nationstar Overall Layout in UV LED Market In August 2018, Nationstar set up the Non-visual Light Source Business Division, focusing on IR LED, UV LED, animal and plant lighting. Nationstar has been fully laid out on UVA/UVB/UVC. Since 2016, Nationstar has launched near-ultraviolet LED, deep-ultraviolet LED and modules, with wide wavelength range, high reliability and good feedback in the market. At present, we have established partnerships with many well-known manufacturers. Read more »

FEATURED

Emergency Lighting Just Got Smarter

Emergency Lighting Just Got Smarter NEW NOW: OSRAM’s standalone solution for emergency lighting testing, reporting and maintenance. Meet the QBM DALI EL-T CONV, a converter transforming existing DALI emergency luminaires into wireless ones, all controlled by the same lighting system. Its benefits? Allowing you to design all the ... Read more »

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Continuous versus Discrete Calibration Sources: Consideration for Use

Continuous versus Discrete Calibration Sources: Consideration for Use Rapid advancements in the field of solid-state lighting have presented opportunities for the use of LED-based systems for calibrations typically performed with lamp-based sources. Their highly efficient and long-lived performance, rapid power up, and compact size have made LED-based sources an ... Read more »

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LUXTECH Offers First Compelling Flex Modules Designed to Replace Traditional Rigid Modules: LUXroll (UL Listed)

LUXTECH Offers First Compelling Flex Modules Designed to Replace Traditional Rigid Modules:  LUXroll (UL Listed) The Indirect Costs of Using Rigid Boards Make Switching to Flexible LED Modules a Compelling Choice. Read more »

EDITORIAL

New LUXEON Rubix Cyan LED Enables 96-98 CRI Across CCT Range in Color Driven Solutions for Entertainment, Stage, and Studio

New LUXEON Rubix Cyan LED Enables 96-98 CRI Across CCT Range in Color Driven Solutions for Entertainment, Stage, and Studio Lumileds added cyan, its eighth color, to the LUXEON Rubix high-power LED family enabling multi-color driven systems to produce very high CRI white light that is so important in entertainment lighting. Adding the cyan LED fills a significant wavelength gap between blue and green in a system and ... Read more »

EDITORIAL

New date: Light + Building Autumn Edition 2022

New date: Light + Building Autumn Edition 2022 Frankfurt am Main, January 10, 2022. As the pandemic situation continues to develop very dynamically, Messe Frankfurt is postponing the world's leading trade fair for light and building technology to autumn 2022. Last December, intensive discussions with customers and cooperation partners had ... Read more »

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