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3kW AC/DC PSU from GaN Systems Shatters Size and Cost Barriers for Power Supply Applications

PSU exceeds 80+ Titanium efficiency requirements and presents the highest power density solution at lower cost than traditional silicon solutions GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN power semiconductors, introduced a high efficiency, highest power density 3kW Bridgeless Totem Pole (BTP) PFC + LLC Resonant Converter Power Supply Unit (PSU) that exceeds the 80 PLUS…

GaN Systems Shatters “Dollars per Watt” Barrier with New AC/DC Reference Design

3kW BTP-PFC + LLC Resonant Converter design highlights the highest efficiency and power density solution at lower cost than traditional silicon solutions How does a hyperscale data center save more than $400 million annually in energy costs? How are we reducing energy consumption in data and energy-intensive industries like 5G and crypto mining and contributing…

New Higher Performance, Lower Cost Transistors Debut from GaN Systems

 GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN power semiconductors, today introduced two new transistors in the industry’s broadest portfolio of GaN power transistors. The transistors are packaged in an industry standard 8×8 mm PDFN package. The GS-065-011-2-L allows users to reduce the cost per watt of delivered powered in 45W to 150W applications and the…

Mandarin Versions: GaN Powered: Revolutionizing Today’s Most Power Demanding Industries

We live in a data and energy driven world increasingly defined by power-reliant industries including data centers, electric vehicles, renewable energy systems, industrial motors, and consumer electronics. These businesses have long faced formidable and universal challenges around energy wasted in power conversion, as well as the size limitations placed on overall product design by the…

GaN Powered: Revolutionizing Today’s Most Power Demanding Industries

We live in a data and energy driven world increasingly defined by power-reliant industries including data centers, electric vehicles, renewable energy systems, industrial motors, and consumer electronics. These businesses have long faced formidable and universal challenges around energy wasted in power conversion, as well as the size limitations placed on overall product design by the…

WSJ: Gallium is Transforming Our Increasingly Electrified World

The Novel Material That’s Shrinking Phone Chargers, Powering Up Electric Cars, and Making 5G Possible Originally featured in the Wall Street Journal on July 17. 2021, this column by Christopher Mims explores the uses and potential of Gallium Nitride. Read the full column here.  If you’re reading this on a screen, it’s likely you’re literally…

New levels of resilience, inclusion, and environmental health emerge from today’s power revolution

This column by GaN Systems CEO Jim Witham originally appeared at VentureBeat, published on July 8, 2021. We are poised at the beginning of what may well be the most significant revolution in electric power since it was first used to light a few blocks of New York City 150 years ago. Global electricity demand…

Meeting Data Center Directives with GaN Semiconductors

The global data center sector is booming. The digitization of industries, 5G, and the expansion of cloud-based services and businesses are factors to this growth. More data consumption means more power consumption, thus resulting in the construction of additional data centers and supporting infrastructure. These build-outs are happening everywhere. With the expansion of global data…

GaN Systems Releases Highest Power Density 3kW LLC Reference Design for Power Applications

GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, today introduced a new reference design for a high density, high efficiency GaN-based 3kW LLC Resonant Converter (GS-EVB-LLC-3KW-GS) aimed to reduce design cycles, costs, and time to market for companies developing data center, telecom, and industrial switching mode power supply (SMPS) applications. The full-bridge…

PCIM Europe 2021: GaN Systems Shows How GaN is Now Mainstream

GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, today announced its participation at PCIM Europe Digital Days,” the world’s leading exhibition and conference for power electronics, taking place May 3–7, 2021. CEO Jim Witham will join other GaN experts in a panel session moderated by Bodo’s Power Systems, “WBG GaN: Serving Low…