GaN Systems Consumer Articles

Syng: Transforming the Audio Experience with GaN

By GaN Systems and Upstream Audio & Acoustics Audio company Syng today debuted its much-anticipated high-fidelity Cell Alpha wireless speaker. Demonstrating the ultimate in sound quality, Cell Alpha features two woofers in opposing configuration; three-element, two-way beamforming array; and three built-in microphones for automatic room equalization. The design is sleek and functional (the speaker can…

GaN Systems Accelerates Momentum With Unprecedented Customer Growth

Driving Mainstream Adoption Of GaN Technology to Meet Rapid Growth of Data And Energy Demands in 2021 GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power transistor chips (electronics), today announced accelerated momentum and customer growth signaling mainstream adoption of GaN technology to meet rapid growth of data and energy demands across key industries.…

GaN-Based Wireless Power Transfer for 5G Applications

This article by Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio was published in full 3/31/21 on Power Electronics News. Read the full, unabridged article here.  5G supports large amounts of data, significantly reduces latency, and provides increasing bandwidth coverage to support the internet of things as it becomes even more massive. 5G is the latest-generation network that is poised to…

The Industry’s Smallest and Smartest 100W GaN Charger Reference Design

Turnkey reference design enables consumer electronics companies to rapidly design and rollout smaller and more powerful and efficient GaN chargers GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, announced today the release of the industry’s smallest 100W dual USB-C intelligent PD GaN charger. This turnkey reference design achieves the highest power density…

GaN Systems and Silanna Semiconductor Release Breakthrough 65W ACF GaN Charger Reference Design

GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, announced today a new reference design for the highest power density, high efficiency GaN-based 65W Active Clamp Flyback (ACF) charger in collaboration with Silanna Semiconductor. The reference design is now available at Silanna Semiconductor and provides an easy design for ACF USB-C PD GaN…

All Eyes on GaN to Power 2021 and Beyond

As originally published on Microwaves & RF, by Paul Wiener. The market shift toward GaN transistors in 2021 isn’t just theoretical or inspirational—it’s happening now, with major companies designing and shipping products with GaN today. Human beings are a power-hungry bunch and 2021 is the year more of us do something about it. As the…

Wireless Power a Hot Topic at Global Conferences

At the recent Wireless Power Week (WPW), ITRI (Taiwan’s Industrial Technology Research Institute), and CES conferences, many companies demonstrated what’s possible in wireless power technologies, solutions to cutting the power cord, and meeting customer requirements in power level, efficiency, cost, and performance. The common thread in the innovative solutions displayed is ease of use and…

CES 2021: Electronics Innovation Thrives

CES 2021 is officially over. Despite being a remote, virtual experience this year, CES has shown that it is still a fantastic way to get a taste of the tech year ahead. We took away several insights into future technology, gadgets, and trends for the coming year and beyond. Now that we’ve had a chance…

Gaining the GaN Advantage is Easier Than Ever

The increasing popularity of GaN solutions in power electronics has prompted many companies to rethink the way they build their power systems. In the last few years, GaN has proven to be reliable and pushing the boundaries in smaller, lighter, and more efficient power systems in data centers, automobiles, consumer electronics, renewable energy systems, and…

Powered by GaN: Philips SPS2316G/93, 2C1A 65W GaN Charger

2020 is the year of the GaN charger and the announcement we made today about the Philips multi-port 65W GaN fast charging device validates that point. This 65W charger is the next generation of Philips’ 2C1A 18W product and shows big improvements from the previous version. It’s compact and offers higher power and faster charging…