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GaN Systems Extends Market Leadership with Next Generation Automotive-Qualified Transistors

OTTAWA, Ontario, October 20, 2020 – GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN power semiconductors, today announced the release and availability of the first product in a family of new 650V, 60A transistors for the automotive market. The GS-065-060-5-T-A is designed to meet automotive reliability standards including AEC-Q101 qualification and GaN Systems’ AutoQual+™ testing and…

GaN Systems Surpasses Industry’s Toughest Reliability Requirements

Whitepaper outlines approach for rigorous lifetime and reliability testing processes and results which prove GaN Systems’ devices are reliable OTTAWA, Ontario, September 16, 2020 – Are GaN (gallium nitride) power transistors proven and reliable? GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN power semiconductors, today released its whitepaper showing that GaN is reliable, with GaN Systems…

Whitepaper Details Important GaN Systems’ Advantages in Class-D Audio

Not all Class-D amplifier transistor approaches are the same as latest whitepaper shows comparing various GaN and Silicon devices OTTAWA, Ontario, September 14, 2020 – GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, today released its newest whitepaper, “GaN in Class-D Audio: Advantages with GaN Systems – a Comparative Look,” which reviews…

GaN Systems Announces 65W QR Charger Reference Design as Demand for GaN Chargers Escalates

New Reference Design Leads in Size, Thermals, EMI, And Efficiency Performance OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada, August 4, 2020 – GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, today announced a new reference design for a high power density 65W QR (quasi-resonant) charger targeted for the consumer electronics market, including mobile phone and laptop…

GaN Systems Responds to High Performance Audio Demand with Series of 12V Class D Audio Amplifier Reference Designs

OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada, July 28, 2020 – GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, today published the company’s latest technical manual titled, “12V High-Efficiency Audio Reference Designs using GaN Power Transistors.” The technical manual was developed in response to the well-received launch of GaN Systems Class-D audio amplifier evaluation kit in…

BrightLoop Converters and GaN Systems Collaborate to Bring Disruptive Power Electronics to the Road Track and the Skies

OTTAWA, Canada AND PARIS, France, July 21, 2020 – GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, and BrightLoop Converters, a leading French power electronics company, today announced their strategic partnership to develop the latest AC/DC and DC/DC Converter products for electric motorsport and aerospace applications. Leveraging GaN Systems’ 650V GaN transistors,…

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…

GaN Systems Announces Sixth Annual “GaN Systems Cup” China Power Supply Society Design Competition

OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada, June 15, 2020 – GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, is proudly sponsoring the distinguished China Power Supply Society (CPSS) design competition, which focuses on innovation in energy conservation, emission reduction, and new energy utilization. Now in its sixth year, the “GaN Systems Cup” competition challenges top…

GaN Systems named a Cool Vendor in the Gartner May 2020 Cool Vendors in Technology Innovation Through Power and Energy Electronics

OTTAWA, Ontario, May 28, 2020 – GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, today announced the company has been recognized as a Cool Vendor in the May 2020 Cool Vendors in Technology Innovation Through Power and Energy Electronics report by Gartner, Inc, the world’s leading research and advisory company (Gartner subscription…

GaN Systems Releases Best Performance Class-D Amplifier and Companion SMPS Evaluation Kit

GaN Systems Releases Best Performance Class-D Amplifier and Companion SMPS Evaluation Kit

Gallium Nitride (GaN) enables high power Class-D solutions with superior sound, efficiency, and thermal performance OTTAWA, Ontario, May 14, 2020 – GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN (gallium nitride) power semiconductors, today announced the debut and availability of a new amplifier evaluation kit for high sound quality Class-D audio systems. The evaluation kit includes a…