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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…

GaN Systems Leads the Power Electronics Revolution at APEC 2020

OTTAWA, Ontario, February 25, 2020 – GaN Systems, the global leader in GaN power semiconductors, will showcase how its leading GaN transistors are a cornerstone technology for power electronics equipment.  New transistor products and power modules, reference designs and tools, and customer demonstrations in consumer electronics, industrial, and automotive industries will be on display at…

Teledyne e2v HiRel and GaN Systems Unveil High Reliability 100V GaN Power HEMT

MILPITAS, Calif. – Teledyne e2v HiRel is launching a new, ruggedized 100V/90A GaN power HEMT (High Electron Mobility Transistor) based on industry-leading technology from GaN Systems. The new GaN power HEMT, TDG100E90, is now available with a bottom-side cooled package for all applications requiring extremely high reliability, in particular space and military. It joins the recently announced 650V, 60A…

Desktop Adapters Feature GaN Technology in a Lighter, Smaller Package

This piece was originally published January 28, 2020, at CUI.com. CUI Inc today announced the addition of two GaN desktop ac-dc power supply series to its SDI product family. The SDI200G-U and SDI200G-UD offer 200 W of continuous power from a compact desktop package. These ac-dc supplies have been designed for a wide range of…