XQ-E: Cree puts E2 die in domed XQ package
It gets the 1mm E2 die from the XP-E2 LED, under a domed lens that squeezes output angle to 110° from the wider outputs of existing flat-topped XQ-B and XQ-D devices.
Optically, the firm claims it matches the XP-E2 – so is can be retrofitted behind optics intended for the XP-E2.
Conversely, it does not provide a route for narrowing optics compared with the XP-E2.
White and R G and B versions all all due out this month.