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Avago Announces One of the Industry's
Smallest High-Power LED Emitters

1-Watt Miniature LED Features Robust Package Design, Wide Viewing Angle and Extended Operating Life

Avago Technologies Press Release

FlashlightNews.org - 2/18/2009
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1W Mini LED Emitter

Avago Technologies 1W Mini LED Emitter

SAN JOSE, Ca. - Avago Technologies, a leading supplier of analog interface components for communications, industrial and consumer applications, today announced one of the industry's smallest LED emitters for solid-state lighting applications.

With dimensions of 5mm by 4 mm by 1.85 mm thick, Avago's new compact 1-Watt (1W) ASMT-Jx1x is packaged in a small outline package (SOP) and capable of being driven at 350 mA to provide high flux output performance. Additionally, this compact LED emitter provides a wide viewing angle, has moisture sensitivity level-one (MSL 1) capability, and is very reliable. This competitively priced 1W LED emitter is ideal for use in lighting applications where space is constrained. Typical applications include portable lighting appliances, street lighting, architectural facade lighting, retail display lighting, backlighting and specialty lighting applications.

Despite its compact size, the ASMT-Jx1x provides a maximum viewing angle of 165-degree to meet the needs of designers who require good color and light output uniformity in their lighting applications. Avago's ASMT-Jx1x is a high performance LED designed to handle high thermal and high drive currents. By delivering a high flux output of up to 87 lumens (lm) at 350mA, this LED features a maximum allowable junction temperature of 150 degrees-C and high Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) resistance of 16 kV which makes this LED insensitive to ESD. As a result, special ESD protection equipment is not required to handle the part during installation. Moreover, this 1W LED is compatible with standard SMT reflow soldering processes and helps lower design cost while providing lighting designers with more freedom and flexibility in designing their applications.

Features

* Small package footprint with 165-degree viewing angle
* Available in Red, Amber, Green, Blue, Cool White, Neutral White and Warm White colors
* Electrically isolated heat sink
* Long operating life

* Energy efficient
* Low thermal resistance
* ISO and QS9000 certified
* Moisture sensitivity: MSL 1
* Pb-Free and RoHS compliant

U.S. Pricing and Availability

Avago's ASMT-Jx00 LEDs are priced at $1.60 each in 10,000 piece quantities. Samples and production quantities are available now through Avago's direct sales channel and worldwide distribution partners. More information about Avago's LED products can be found at avagotechlighting.com or avagotech.com.

About Avago Technologies

Avago Technologies is a leading supplier of analog interface components for communications, industrial and consumer applications. By leveraging its core competencies in III-V compound and silicon semiconductor design and processing, the company provides an extensive range of analog, mixed signal and optoelectronics components and subsystems to approximately 40,000 end customers. Backed by strong customer service support, the company's products serve four diverse end markets: industrial and automotive electronics, wired infrastructure, wireless communications, and consumer and computer peripherals. Avago has a global employee presence and heritage of technical innovation dating back 40 years to its Hewlett-Packard roots.

Information about Avago is available on the Web at avagotech.com.

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