Osram automotive LED wins prestigious Product of the Year Award
Oslon Black Flat family of multichip LEDs recognized as best products in the industry
Editors at Electronic Products Magazine evaluated a pool of thousands of products launched in 2015, specifically on the basis of innovative design, significant advancement in technology or application and substantial achievement in price and performance.
Location: Regensburg, Germany
Technology/Services: Infrared emitters, LED components
Osram recently received accolades from Electronic Products Magazine, a leading trade publication for electronic design engineers, as the Oslon Black Flat product family received the esteemed Product of the Year Award in the LED category.
The product lineup features a very high light output and enables greater design freedom for headlight manufacturers and automakers, not possible with traditional light sources and first-generation LED technology. Used in automotive lighting applications, the Oslon Black Flat family features optimized UX:3 technology, greater thermal stability of the luminous flux and improved corrosion robustness.
“Congratulations to all members of the design team at Osram for a job well done,” said Paul O’Shea, Electronics Products editor. “Due to the in-depth vetting process, this is a very significant achievement that Osram should take great pride in.”
Moreover, the Oslon Black Flat multichip family simplifies high performance LED forward lighting, making LED lighting more affordable without sacrificing design and performance. This product family not only ushers in a new era of digital lighting functionality, but as the first surface mountable device for headlamp lighting, will drive rapid adoption into mass market vehicle applications.
“We are honored to receive the Product of the Year Award from Electronic Products on behalf of our Oslon Black Flat product family,” said Peter Knittl, Senior Director LED Automotive at Osram Opto Semiconductors. “Receiving this award validates our continued commitment to providing our customers with innovative technology that demonstrates superior quality and exceptional performance.”