Tech news tagged ‘osram’

SMD leds for automotive light guides

Osram has introduced a range of leds for feeding light guides in automotive external lighting.

All the packages have the same 2.7 x 2.0 x 0.6mm external characteristics, despite the range of die colours and die sizes available.

Called Synios P 2720, the family is aimed at…

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Osram LEDs approach theoretical Vf limit

According to Osram Opto, its blue die are approaching the theoretical limit for forward voltage.

Having shaved 20mV off from production leds last summer “In the laboratory we have already succeeded in further reducing the forward voltage by as much as 30mV”, said Osram scientist Dr Joachim Hertkorn. “Any further…

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UK LED headlights race their way to Le Mans

You may not be aware of RaceTech Harnessing, but the Derbyshire-based company is launching LED headlights for endurance race cars. The lights will apparently make their debut at the 2013 Sebring 12hrs in Florida, and are also being installed for the Le Mans 24 hour race.

The endurance race…

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LG and Osram battle over BMW, Audi LED headlights

The South Korean chaebol LG Electronics and Osram are squaring up to each other – in suits and coutersuits – over the issue of LED headlights… At the heart of the dispute is Osram purportedly infringing LG-owned patents involving LED chips and packaging technologies, and this has dragged in BMW and…

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