New dimension of brightness: Osram heralds a new chapter for LED projection
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New dimension of brightness: Osram heralds a new chapter for LED projection

As projectors grow more and more popular in home entertainment systems, so have the expectations of users. In addition to ever-higher resolutions, the focus is also on richer colors, contrasts and, of course, higher brightness. With the Ostar Projection Power family, Osram has succeeded...

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Ultra-Low Dropout Linear LED Driver from Diodes Incorporated Extends Lighting Strips
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Ultra-Low Dropout Linear LED Driver from Diodes Incorporated Extends Lighting Strips

Diodes Incorporated today announced the BCR430UW6 linear LED driver with ultra-low dropout voltage and constant current regulation between 5mA and 100mA. This combination allows more LEDs to be driven from a low supply voltage, making the BCR430UW6 suitable for applications that require...

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YX8018 Joule Thief Solar LED Driver
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YX8018 Joule Thief Solar LED Driver

YX8018 is a 4-pin integrated circuit for driving solar powered garden LED lights and is found on many cheap garden lights. You can buy 10x YX8018 ICs on AliExpress for around $1. You will need the following parts to build one on your own: Parts i-Cd AA 300mAh 1.2v rechargable...

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Lumileds LUXEON IR ONYX Broadband Infrared Emitters
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Lumileds LUXEON IR ONYX Broadband Infrared Emitters

Lumileds LUXEON IR ONYX Broadband Infrared Emitters feature a continuous broadband Infra-Red (IR) emission from 650nm to 1100nm with good light output characteristics. These IR emitters come in industry-standard 2720 package and footprint for easy integration in the existing designs....

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OSRAM OSCONIQ P 3030 high power color portfolio
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OSRAM OSCONIQ P 3030 high power color portfolio

The OSCONIQ® P 3030 Colors family LED comes with well known superior robustness, high reliability, long lifetime, low thermal resistance The OSCONIQ® P 3030 Colors family LED comes with well known superior robustness, high reliability, long lifetime, low thermal resistance. Compact...

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High Power LED flashing beacon uses a switching regulator
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High Power LED flashing beacon uses a switching regulator

This flasher/beacon circuit can be employed as a distress signal on highways, a direction pointer for parking lots, hospitals, and hotels, etc. The circuit uses a power LED, and provides more light than a typical incandescent lamp flasher. Use of a 6 V or 12 V SLA lantern battery makes...

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Physicists demonstrate atomically-thin ultra-fast room temperature LED
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Physicists demonstrate atomically-thin ultra-fast room temperature LED

Graduate researchers at the City College of New York have demonstrated a LED based on half-light half-matter quasiparticles in atomically thin materials. By Julien Happich @ eenewsled.com This is also the first successful test of an electrically driven light emitter using atomically...

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Pixblasters Video LED Controller transform LED strips to huge displays
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Pixblasters Video LED Controller transform LED strips to huge displays

Combine LED strips to create a huge display that acts as a regular video monitor. All this with the FPGA based RGB LED controller that is capable of controlling up to 16,384 WS2812 based RGB LEDs at 60 FPS. Not only that, but you can daisy chain multiple controllers which can control up...

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