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Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Jun 23, 2016
Cree's New High Efficacy XT-E LED Delivers 25 Percent Higher LpW
Cree's New High Efficacy XT-E LED Delivers 25 Percent Higher LpW The new high efficacy XLamp® XT-E LED provides a guaranteed minimum efficacy of 164 LpW at 85°C and 350mA, making 130 LPW or higher at the system level achievable under real operating conditions. The enhanced XT-E LED improves the brightness, voltage characteristics and optical performance in the proven 3.45 x 3.45 mm XT package. XT-E LEDs have more than 10,000 hours of LM-80 data, delivering reported L90 lifetimes greater than 60,000 hrs, at 105°C, 1 A. Ideal for outdoor and high bay lighting. Read more »
Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Jun 07, 2016
Cree® XLamp® XP-G3 LED Delivers More than 205 Lumens-Per-Watt
Cree® XLamp® XP-G3 LED Delivers More than 205 Lumens-Per-Watt Cree® XLamp® XP-G3 LEDs deliver 31% more lumens and 8% higher lumens-per-watt than the industry-leading XP-G2 LED. Leveraging key elements of Cree’s SC5 Technology™ Platform, the high-power XP-G3 LED improves the lumen density, voltage characteristics and reliability of previous XP-G generations. This best-in-class performance enables lighting manufacturers to deliver differentiated solutions at lower system costs for applications such as roadway, outdoor area, spot and high-bay lighting. Read more »
Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | May 04, 2016
LIFUD ZigBee Smart LED Drivers and ZigBee Convertors
LIFUD ZigBee Smart LED Drivers and ZigBee Convertors This year LIFUD expands its product portfolio with ZigBee smart LED drivers in addition to the two series 10 years warranty LED drivers. LIFUD ZigBee smart LED drivers have already been exhibited on the March Frankfurt lighting fair in Germany as well as April San Deigo lighting fair in America. And customers show great attention to this new smart LED driver. Read more »
Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Apr 29, 2016
SFIM-300 Spectral Flickering Irradiance Meter
SFIM-300 Spectral Flickering Irradiance Meter SFIM-300 Spectral Flickering Irradiance Meter integrates the flicker, spectra, illuminance, colorimetric measurement function. With the international patented technologies, SFIM-300 realizes wide dynamic range with excellent linearity and extremely high accuracy. SFIM-300 suits best for the on-site measurement for road lighting, tunnel lighting, retail lighting, indoor, office lighting and etc. Read more »
Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Apr 26, 2016
New Cree XLamp CXA2 High Density LEDs Double Lumen Output
New Cree XLamp CXA2 High Density LEDs Double Lumen Output Cree breaks performance barriers with the new Cree® XLamp®CXB1310 and CXB1520 High Density LED arrays. The new LEDs deliver the highest lumen density at 6mm and 9mm - the industry’s most lumens for their light emitting surface sizes. The advancement enables radically new and differentiated LED lighting form factors for track lights, lamps and downlights. The high performance of the CXA2 LED arrays allow lighting manufacturers to reduce thermal, mechanical and optical costs at the system level. Read more »
Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Apr 20, 2016
HONGLITRONIC High Performance LED Light Engines: 10W/20W/30W AC COB
HONGLITRONIC High Performance LED Light Engines: 10W/20W/30W AC COB Guangzhou Hongli Opto-Electronic Co., Ltd., a leader in advanced components in China, announced that AC COB, the company’s new high-power LED Light Engines line-up with high light efficacy, Simplified on-board power supply, Easy Assembly, High Efficiency (> 85%), High Power Factor (PF > 0.95), Low THD (<20%), Surge protection circuit: (0.5KV~2KV), Hi-pot (>4KV), In built high temperature protection, Triac dimming, Wide operating voltage range (200-240V), RoHS compliant. Applications: Down light, Spot light. Read more »
Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Apr 19, 2016
WILLIGHTING Releases Super Bright Flexible SMD5630 LED Strip with CE
WILLIGHTING Releases Super Bright Flexible SMD5630 LED Strip with CE Willighting releases a new and super bright flexible SMD5630 strip. With constant current Infineon IC driver, the leds’ brightness will be higher, about 3400lm/m in white and won’t be changed anything when the input voltage changes a little. What’s more, CE and 3 years warranty ensure high quality. Besides, the PCB could be with gold-layer to avoid any oxidation. Read more »
Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Apr 19, 2016
WILLIGHTING Releases Super Bright Flexible SMD2216 LED Strip with CE and CRI>90
WILLIGHTING Releases Super Bright Flexible SMD2216 LED Strip with CE and CRI>90 Willighting releases a new and Ra>90 flexible SMD2216 strip. The LEDs on the strip can’t be seen when the strip is in a state of work which is another special advantage compare to other strips. What’s more, CE and 3 years warranty ensure high quality. Besides, the PCB could be with gold-layer to avoid any oxidation. Read more »
Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Apr 07, 2016
Samsung Introduces Smart Lighting Module to Simplify and Improve Connectivity in IoT Lighting Applications
Samsung Introduces Smart Lighting Module  to Simplify and Improve Connectivity  in IoT Lighting Applications Samsung Electronics introduced a multi-purpose Smart Lighting Module (SLM) – the most fundamental IoT building block – for the fast-growing, smart building and smart city markets. By providing the core building block for a wide variety of potential smart lighting systems, Samsung’s SLM will play a key role in speeding up system development, lowering risk, improving system quality and reducing time to market for smart lighting manufacturers. The module will be sampled with Samsung smart lighting partners and will be shipped to OEMs in April. Read more »
Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Mar 31, 2016
New Cree XLamp CXA2 High Density LEDs Double Lumen Output
New Cree XLamp CXA2 High Density LEDs Double Lumen Output Cree breaks performance barriers with the new Cree® XLamp®CXB1310 and CXB1520 High Density LED arrays. The new LEDs deliver the highest lumen density at 6mm and 9mm - the industry’s most lumens for their light emitting surface sizes. The advancement enables radically new and differentiated LED lighting form factors for track lights, lamps and downlights. The high performance of the CXA2 LED arrays allow lighting manufacturers to reduce thermal, mechanical and optical costs at the system level. Read more »
Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Mar 25, 2016
Samsung Adds Advanced Color Quality Features to its CoB Solutions
Samsung Adds Advanced Color Quality Features to its CoB Solutions Samsung Electronics introduced new color quality improvements for its small LES (light-emitting surface) chip-on-board (COB) package LC series, LC010, LC020 and LC040. The improvements are based on “Vivid” color technology that has been optimized for high color quality LED lighting especially in premium commercial lighting applications. Read more »
Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Mar 10, 2016
Samsung Adds Advanced Color Quality Features to its CoB Solutions
Samsung Adds Advanced Color Quality Features to its CoB Solutions Samsung Electronics introduced new color quality improvements for its small LES (light-emitting surface) chip-on-board (COB) package LC series, LC010, LC020 and LC040. The improvements are based on “Vivid” color technology that has been optimized for high color quality LED lighting especially in premium commercial lighting applications. Read more »
Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Mar 03, 2016
Lextar Debuts 150 lm/W COB in Typical Conditions Tj = 85°C
Lextar Debuts 150 lm/W COB in Typical Conditions Tj = 85°C Lextar launches Version 4 COB lineup at Light + Building 2016, bringing 15% higher flux efficacy (up to 150 lm/W), quality and cost competitive products for versatile lighting applications from indoors to outdoors. The performance upgrade is based on improvements in both chip die development and also package design. The new lineup also provides wide range of luminous flux and various colors, and wide selection of connectors and optical part solutions. Thanks to Lextar’s vertical integration capability, it provides high quality and rapid development. Read more »
Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Feb 29, 2016
Lumileds Shows Lifetime Data For LUXEON 3535L Mid Power LEDs
Lumileds Shows Lifetime Data For LUXEON 3535L Mid Power LEDs Lumileds has announced breakthrough LM-80 test results for its LUXEON 3535L Mid Power LED line. Completing 10,000 hours of LM-80 testing at 55˚C, 85˚C and 105˚C, Lumileds has exceeded lumen maintenance requirements of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s ENERGY STAR® program, qualification by the DesignLights Consortium™ (DLC), as well as other emerging specifications. Projections based on TM-21-11 show that the devices will maintain 90% of their initial lumen output (L90) for a minimum of 60,000 hours at a 200 mA drive current and Ts temperature of 85˚C. Exceptional lifetimes were extrapolated at all test conditions. This performance means LUXEON 3535L LEDs can operate in an LED fixture for 13 years* while maintaining at least 90% of their initial brightness. Read more »
Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Feb 29, 2016
Lumileds Shows Lifetime Data For LUXEON 3535L Mid Power LEDs
Lumileds Shows Lifetime Data For LUXEON 3535L Mid Power LEDs Lumileds has announced breakthrough LM-80 test results for its LUXEON 3535L Mid Power LED line. Completing 10,000 hours of LM-80 testing at 55˚C, 85˚C and 105˚C, Lumileds has exceeded lumen maintenance requirements of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s ENERGY STAR® program, qualification by the DesignLights Consortium™ (DLC), as well as other emerging specifications. Projections based on TM-21-11 show that the devices will maintain 90% of their initial lumen output (L90) for a minimum of 60,000 hours at a 200 mA drive current and Ts temperature of 85˚C. Exceptional lifetimes were extrapolated at all test conditions. This performance means LUXEON 3535L LEDs can operate in an LED fixture for 13 years* while maintaining at least 90% of their initial brightness. Read more »
Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Feb 29, 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 | Products, Materials + Tools | Feb 29, 2016
Lower System Cost in the Proven Ceramic XQ Package
Lower System Cost in the Proven Ceramic XQ Package The XLamp XQ-A LED brings a mid-power, cost-effective option to the proven, compact ceramic XQ package, enabling lighting manufacturers to quickly expand their product portfolio by leveraging a common XQ design. Unlike plastic mid-power LEDs, the ceramic-based XQ-A LEDs are designed to deliver the long-term calculated lifetimes of Cree’s other high-power LEDs. Available in white and color, the XQ-A LED delivers up to 89 lm at 85°C. Read more »
Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Feb 29, 2016
Let Edison Opto’s Street Light Series Guide Your Way
Let Edison Opto’s Street Light Series Guide Your Way In view of the energy saving and long lifetime advantages of LED, replacing traditional street light with LED lighting is an inexorable trend. Integrating LED packaging and optical design abilities, Edison Opto develops several street light modules and luminaires. 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 | 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 | Products, Materials + Tools | Feb 12, 2016
Konica Minolta Sensing’s CS-160 Luminance and Color Meter
Konica Minolta Sensing’s CS-160 Luminance and Color Meter Konica Minolta, Inc. announces the launch of Chroma Meter CS-160, successor to the CS-100 (launched in 1986) and CS-100A (launched in 2000). The CS-160 is a lightweight, compact and battery powered luminance and tristimulus colorimeter capable of measuring chromaticity, luminance, and correlated color temperature values to help ensure the stable quality of various light sources regarding brightness and color. Read more »
Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Feb 11, 2016
New Samsung LED Modules, inFlux, for High-Flux Industrial Lighting
New Samsung LED Modules, inFlux, for High-Flux Industrial Lighting Samsung Electronics introduced inFlux, a new lineup of high-flux (extremely bright), linear LED modules optimized for industrial lighting applications such as plants, parking lots and warehouses. The LED modules serve as a replacement for conventional T8 and T5HO (high output) tubes and are suitable for high-flux LED luminaires covering up to 40,000lm (luminous flux*). Read more »
Featured | Products, Materials + Tools
BJB Develops COB Holders for Bridgelux V-Series Arrays | VIEW THE APPLICATION VIDEO
BJB Develops COB Holders for Bridgelux V-Series Arrays | VIEW THE APPLICATION VIDEO BJB 47.319 holders for the Bridgelux V Series arrays feature state-of-the art electro-mechanical technology. Holders help simplify the entire fixture’s assembly process and also provide numerous benefits to the overall quality, performance and lifetime of the lighting system. BJB holders and the Bridgelux V series arrays are well suited for a wide variety of applications: ranging from commercial, outdoor, industrial and residential spaces. Read more »
Featured | Products, Materials + Tools | Feb 02, 2016
Honglitronic 2835-PCT - Superior Performance & Competitive Price
Honglitronic 2835-PCT - Superior Performance & Competitive Price Guangzhou Hongli Opto-Electronic Co., Ltd., a leader in advanced components in China, announced that 2835-PCT, the company’s new mid-power LED package line-up with high light efficacy, 1 W product lighting efficiency up to 130 lm/W. 2835-PCT is now offered with 3-step MacAdam ellipse bins and quarter bins across the range of all CCTs (from 2700 K to 6500 K), excellent Correlated Color Temperature, manufacturers will be able to make lighting products that deliver greater uniformity and consistency in light color without any visible difference in the color output between packages. Read more »
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