May 22, 2013
Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) announces commercial availability of XLamp® XP-E2 color LEDs. The new XP-E2 color LEDs deliver up to 88 percent higher maximum light output compared to alternative high-power color LEDs, enabling lighting manufacturers to more cost-effectively address a wide spectrum of applications, such as architectural, vehicle and display lighting.
Built on Cree’s revolutionary SC³ Technology™ next-generation LED platform, the new XP-E2 color LEDs deliver higher lumens-per-watt and lumens-per-dollar compared to the original XP-E color LEDs to lower system costs for existing XP-E color designs. The new XP-E2 color LEDs leverage the same XP footprint (3.45 mm x 3.45 mm) and are optically compatible with the original XP-E LED – providing drop-in-ready performance enhancements to shorten design ...