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500W Heatsinkless Audio Amplifier from Axign and GaN Systems Demonstrates a New World of Extraordinary Audio Performance

Companies unveil revolutionary, high-efficiency Class-D amplifier at CES 2022 GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN power semiconductors and audio technology innovator Axign, debuted a new groundbreaking GaN-based 500W Class-D audio amplifier. This reference design merges best-in-class technologies, including GaN Systems’ GaN power transistors and Axign’s Class-D controller, enabling companies to create unique audio systems…

GaN Systems Shrinks Size and Increases Class-D Audio Capabilities with Latest Reference Design

GaN is gladly being embraced in audio, enabling companies to launch better sounding, higher-performance, smaller, and more eye-catching audio systems. And GaN Systems is making it easier to reap the benefits of GaN with the introduction of the GeN2 Amplifier and SMPS Reference Design. GaN Systems released the GeN2 amplifier and companion power supply reference…

GaN Systems Introduces 50% Smaller 250W AC/DC GaN Charger Design

New high-power density, high-efficiency charger reference design is 50% smaller and 40% lighter weight in a slim form factor GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN power semiconductors, announced today the availability of a new turnkey 250W AC/DC GaN charger reference design. It features ultra-high-power density (16W/in3) and up to 96% peak efficiency in a…

GaN Systems Showcases World’s Smallest Charger, Groundbreaking LED Lighting Driver, and One of TIME’s Best 100 Inventions at CES® 2022

GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, unveiled today customer products that will be shown at CES® 2022: The world’s smallest fast-charging GaN charger and chargers from Dell, Philips, Harman, and other market leaders. One of TIME’s 100 Best Inventions of 2021, the Syng Alpha Cell speaker, and several high-performance audio…

GaN Systems Announces “GaN Systems Cup” 2021 Winners Honoring Rising Power Electronics Engineers

GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, released today the winners of the “GaN Systems Cup” China Power Supply Society (CPSS) design competition. Now in its seventh year, this annual competition challenges engineering students from China’s leading universities to design power electronics systems that are more efficient, use less energy, and…

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…

And the Winner of the 2020 Elektra Awards Goes to GaN Power Semiconductors

By Paul Wiener The Elektra Awards is an annual event where the global electronics industry gathers to recognize individuals and companies for their innovation and contribution. When it comes to raising global awareness about the benefits of GaN and its many efficiencies over legacy silicon-based solutions, it is a team sport. If you have seen…

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…

GaN Systems Shows Why GaN is a Game Changer at PCIM 2020

OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada, June 30, 2020 – GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, announced today its participation at “PCIM Europe Digital Days,” taking place July 7–8, 2020. CEO Jim Witham will participate in two panel sessions, “GaN Devices – The Game-Changers” and “Power GaN: Past-Present-Future,” illustrating how GaN power semiconductors…