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LED Controller Delivers 70 W

October 9, 2008 12:33 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Using an external N-channel MOSFET, Linear Technology’s LT3756 high-side current sense LED controller drives up to 20 1 A white LEDs from a nominal 12 V input, delivering up to 70 W. The DC/DC converter operates in an input voltage range from 6 V to 100 V in automotive, industrial, and architectural lighting applications in boost, buck, buck-boost, or

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LED Lamp Consumes Under 8 mA

October 8, 2008 11:19 am | Product Releases | Comments

Designed to replace 120 MB incandescent bulbs, DDP’s 120MBLS-X-CX 120 VAC line voltage wide-angle LED lamp draws <8 mA of power (85% lower than incandescent 120 MB bulbs) while operating at 130 VAC. The light utilizes a shunt resistor to eliminate transient current, and prevent a false positive indication by the LED. The lamp suits indicator applications, and

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Optocouplers Incorporate Wide Operating Temperature Range, Tight CTR Binning, High Isolation Voltage and High BVceo

October 8, 2008 7:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

Everlight Electronics introduced four-pin SSOP phototransistor optocouplers combining key specifications important to power supply designers. These include a low-profile (2 mm) package, high isolation voltage (3,750 Vrms), minimum creepage distance (5 mm), wide operating temperature range (-55°C to +110°C), multiple current-transfer-ratio (CTR) bins and

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Custom and Standard Segmented Display Cells Offer Readability In Paper-Thin Form Factor

October 8, 2008 7:40 am | Product Releases | Comments

E Ink announced general availability of its next-generation segmented display cells (SDC). The products are simple digit, icon and alpha-numeric displays, offering desirable readability in a paper-thin form factor that uses minimal battery power. The company asserts the new SDCs are 40 percent thinner with a wider operational temperature range and increased flexibility for repetitive

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LED-based Light Guides Presented As Thinnest for Portable Devices, Laptop/Desktop LCDs and Keypads/Keyboards

October 8, 2008 7:31 am | Product Releases | Comments

Global Lighting Technologies (GLT) has introduced LED-based high-brightness backlights that offer thinness down to 0.4 mm or less for LCDs in an array of consumer electronics products, as well as the keypads/keyboards used in mobile phones and laptop and desktop PCs. The light guides leverage the company’s MicroLens light extraction technology and improved manufacturing processes to enable backlight assemblies less than 1 mm high using light guides as

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LCD Module Displays High Luminance

October 7, 2008 12:01 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Viewing with a horizontal and vertical angle of 176°, NEC LCD Technologies’ NL804BC24-04 9” amorphous-silicon TFT LCD module demonstrates a luminance of 530 cd/m². The unit operates with a contrast ratio of 800:1 using UA-SFT (super-fine TFT) technology, which reduces the color shift that occurs due to a change in the viewing angle. The display

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SSLD Delivers High LED Current

October 3, 2008 10:03 am | Product Releases | Comments

Powering from a single or dual battery cell supply, PREMA Semiconductor’s PR4404 SSLD dispenses up to 150 mA of LED current at 1.2 or 1.5 V (single) and up to 300 mA LED current at 2.4 V or 3 V (dual). A hold input allows brightness control via a PWM signal or MCU with switching frequencies from 300 kHz to 700 kHz. The driver demonstrates

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LEDs Demonstrate High Optical Power

October 1, 2008 9:17 am | Product Releases | Comments

Using InGaN/TAG on sapphire technology, Vishay Intertechnology’s VLMW63 and VLMW64 white power SMT LEDs operate with an optical power range from 2,240 mcd to 5,600 mcd. The CLCC-6-packaged VLMW63 possesses thermal resistance of 50 k/W, and the CLCC-6 flat ceramic-packaged VLMW64 has thermal resistance of

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LCD Modules Utilize LED Backlight System

September 30, 2008 11:26 am | Product Releases | Comments

Having VGA resolution, NEC LCD Technologies’ NL6448BC18-01 and NL6448BC18-01F 5.7” amorphous-silicon TFT LCD modules contain a face-mounted white LED backlight system. The system reduces power consumption to 1.8 W at 400 cd/m² brightness and 3.3 W at 800 cd/m² brightness, respectively. The components exhibit density of

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SSLD Presents 10 mA Output Current Sink

September 24, 2008 6:10 am | Product Releases | Comments

Driving up to 10 LEDs of any color individually, PREMA Semiconductor’s PR4010 10-channel SSLD exhibits a current sink up to 10 mA for each of the 10 SSLD outputs. The SSOP-packaged component offers a serial interface with latched input and current variation between

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Lens Works with VGA Image Sensors

September 22, 2008 10:42 am | Product Releases | Comments

Using wafer-level camera (WLC) technology, Tessera Technologies’ OptiML WL-VGA-1E single-element VGA lens for cell phone camera modules performs with 2.2 µm pixel VGA image sensors. The liquid crystal polymer device offers two optical surfaces, an integrated infrared filter, reflow compatibility and 2.1 mm optical track length. The Pb-free lens presents

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Laser Diode Offers 6 W

September 18, 2008 9:17 am | Product Releases | Comments

Providing power for pumping amplifiers in cable and FTTx networks, Bookham’s Telcordia GR-468-CORE un-cooled fiber-coupled multimode laser diode delivers up to 6 W of power in a 105 um multimode fiber with a 0.22 NA. The component allows service providers to

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SSLDs Target Mobile Systems

September 16, 2008 12:28 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Supporting 2 WLEDs at up to 750 mA each or 1 WLED at up to 1.5 A, AnalogicTech’s AAT1271 and AAT1272 SSLDs are suitable for single-cell Lithium-ion battery powered mobile systems. The 3 mm² 14-pin TDFN-packaged components have a single-wire AS²Cwire and I²C interface

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Silicon Photodiode-Preamplifier is Blue/Green Enhanced

September 15, 2008 8:16 am | Product Releases | Comments

Offering a wavelength response at 450 nm, the ODA-5WB-100k from Opto Diode, is a 5 mm² photodiode-preamplifier, that is a blue-green-enhanced device. The silicon detector-preamp features 100 KO gain (custom gains are also available, upon request). Responsivity ranges from 400 nm to 1100 nm, with a peak spectral response

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Cameras Offer Sensitive Image Capabilities

September 15, 2008 8:09 am | Product Releases | Comments

Offering imaging capability for UAV and UGV (unmanned aerial and ground vehicle) applications, the KTX and KTSX camera from Sensors Unlimited increase both day and night time image sensitivity. The KT camera family features the night vision and laser detection capability that images from the NIR (near infrared) to the SWIR (shortwave infrared) portion of

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