Posts Tagged ‘power consumption’

ON Semi single channel LED driver for low power apps

Don’t miss the exhaustive look by our Technology Editor, Steve Bush, at the latest LED products hitting the market from Cree, Lumileds, Seoul Semiconductor, Osram, Nichia, and Sharp. He begins: All the major LED suppliers have released additional lighting-class LEDs over the past few months, particularly at the…

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Why high brightness LEDs require high performance LED drivers

Guest columnist Jeff Gruetter, product marketing engineer for power products at Linear Technology outlines why high brightness LEDs require high performance LED drivers…

High brightness (HB) white LEDs (Light Emitting Diodes) are quickly replacing incandescent lighting in many home, institutional, government and industrial applications.

In many cases, the higher efficiency…

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Super-bright LED Bazooka

This one caught my eye recently. And if the real thing caught your eye, you would be blinded. An LED Bazooka torch, comprising 500 5mm super-bright white LEDs… Just 50 Watt power consumption at full power! Thanks to Techeblog for flagging this one…

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LED anti-collision lights for HERTI pilot-less aircraft

When you are talking about pilot-less aircraft, their visibility must be an important issue. Well, news we’ve reported today is that Oxley has developed low profile LED anti-collision lights for BAE Systems’ HERTI pilot-less aircraft. Our technology editor Steve Bush reports that the Rotox 400 produces…

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