Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. released a multi-SMD tri-color LED with a wide luminous intensity range and independent color control. The VLMRGB343.. is a high-brightness device that offers separate control of the red, green, and blue LED chips for demanding high-efficiency applications. Featuring a black surface and compatibility for all video standards, the device comes in a PLCC-4 package with a compact 3.2 mm × 2.8 mm footprint and a low 1.8 mm profile for board space savings. It offers a 60° half-intensity angle and is compatible with IR-reflow solder processes. The device is preconditioned according to JEDEC moisture sensitivity Level 2 standards, and is RoHS-compliant. The LED is automotive qualified AEC-Q101 and complies with RoHS 2002/95/EC and WEEE 2002/96/EC. The LED is optimized for backlighting and illumination in automotive and transport, consumer, and general applications.