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TrendForce Projects COB LEDs for Lighting Will Achieve Global Market Scale of Over US$700 Million in 2021

17 Oct shutterstock_353826137-624x416

The scale of the global market for chip-on-board (COB) LEDs used in the lighting application will reach US$580 million in 2016 and exceed US$700 million in 2021, achieving a CAGR of about 4% during the forecast period. This figure includes COB products belonging to ceramic and EMC packages. The above data and additional details can be found in the 2016~2021 Global LED Industry Demand and Supply Database Report by LEDinside, a division of TrendForce. (more…)

Toshiba’s New Transistor Arrays Have Data Storage Function

14 Oct toshiba logo

Toshiba Corporation’s Storage & Electronic Devices Solutions Company today announced the launch of “TBD62089APG”, a new-generation transistor array for applications such as LED lighting for amusement equipment and high voltage signal transmitters for industrial equipment. The new IC incorporates D-type Flip Flop circuits (8 bit type) in the input part that support a data storage function. Sample shipments start today with mass production scheduled to start at the end of December 2016. (more…)

Micro-LED Can Be Game Changing for LED Industry as It Brings an Array of Value-Added Opportunities, Says TrendForce

4 Oct shutterstock_388742743-624x416

LEDinside, a division of the global market research firm TrendForce, held LEDforum 2016 at National Taiwan University Hospital (NTUH) International Convention Center on September 30. (more…)

Diverse Applications to Expand Global IR LED Market to US$792 Million in 2021, Says TrendForce

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The value of the infrared (IR) LED market worldwide continues to grow due to rising demand in various applications markets, according to the 2016~2021 Global LED Industry Demand and Supply Database Report by LEDinside, a division of TrendForce. (more…)

TrendForce Forecasts Value of Global UV LED Market to Reach US$166 Million in 2016

21 Sep uv-led-624x468

In 2016, UV LED technology has been rapidly expanding into various application markets including curing, sterilization and purification equipment. The total value of the UV LED market worldwide is estimated to grow from US$166 million in 2016 to US$555 million in 2021 at compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 27%, according to the 2016~2021 Global LED Industry Demand and Supply Database Report by LEDinside, a division of TrendForce. (more…)

Digital LED Driver ICs from Infineon with Flicker Free Control and Low Stand-by Power

19 Sep infineon company

Modern LED technology offers many advanced possibilities for lighting applications. With the XDPL8220, Infineon Technologies AG  extends its product portfolio of digital and configurable LED driver ICs. (more…)

Commercialization of Micro-LED Could Consume 50% of Current Global LED Capacity, Says TrendForce

19 Sep shutterstock_388742743-624x416

Micro-LED is regarded as a promising next-generation display technology that is being quietly developed by major brand companies in various industries. According to LEDinside, a division of TrendForce, displays for wearable devices and large indoor public displays are two applications that offer micro-LED the quickest paths to commercialization. (more…)

Rising LED Chip Prices Helped Stabilize LED Light Bulb Prices in August, Says TrendForce

13 Sep LED-Bulb_Flickr0915

The latest report from LEDinside, a division of TrendForce, finds that LED chip suppliers raised their prices in August, slowing down the price decline for end products. Thus, prices of LED light bulbs will be on a stable trend in the short term. (more…)

TrendForce Says iPhone 7’s Quad-LED True Tone Feature Will Push Global Flash LED Market to US$811 Million in 2017

9 Sep iphone-7-624x357

The latest 2016~2021 LED Industry Supply and Demand Database Report by LEDinside, a division of TrendForce, states that the introduction of Quad-LED True Tone flash on iPhone 7 and 7 Plus is expected to spur non-Apple branded smartphone vendors to make similar upgrades to camera flashes on their devices. (more…)

GE Lighting Exits Asian Market to Ensure Its Survival, TrendForce Reports

2 Sep RTX2E4CA-624x428

GE Lighting’s decision to leave the Asian lighting market has sent another shock wave within the global lighting industry. LEDinside, a division of TrendForce, pointed out that less than 10% of GE Lighting’s total lighting revenue comes from China. Other markets in Asia also make up a very small percentage. (more…)