Connected LEDS for the Home
GE says it wants to make it easy for consumers to use smart LED lighting, while ensuring interoperability and a positive user experience. To do this, the company’s C by GE system designed for sleep and everyday illumination can be controlled without using a smart hub. The company is selling them direct to consumers through its first e-commerce business, www.CbyGE.com, which will sell C by GE performance bulbs directly to consumers. The C by GE portfolio features two new connected products, C Sleep and C Life. C by GE smart LED bulbs take lighting beyond basic illumination with new features designed for sleep circadian rhythms. C Life an affordable, everyday connected LED bulb gives consumers an easy way to light their intelligent home. GE Lighting
App-based Lighting Control for Homes and Businesses
Lightify is a portfolio of lighting products and accessories offering intelligent automation for consumers and businesses via an app. Osram has expanded its Lightify portfolio with new solutions designed to cost-effectively help enhance convenience, service and security. These include the Lightify Switch and Outdoor Flex RGBW; and the Lightify Plug, which makes nearly any electronic device smart and connected. The Lightify RGBW and Tunable White light bulbs, in addition to entry level On/Off/Dim versions, are also now available for purchase in a variety of form factors. The RGBW lights are being promoted as the only ones on the market that can go down to a warm candlelight glow of 1,900K at any brightness.
The Razar LED Generation Bollard is available in single and twin head models. The RZRB1 (single head) is designed for pathways and driveways where perimeter illumination is desired. The RZRB2 (twin head) is suitable for open areas, such as plazas, where illumination is required on all sides of the bollard. Color temperatures are offered in 3,000K (warm white), 4,000K (neutral white /standard) and 5,000K (cool white). Drive currents are 175mA and 350mA, creating light levels on par with 50W to 70W HID in the RZRB1 (12W to 22W LED) and levels on par with 70W to 100W HID in the RZRB2 (22W to 44W LED). The bollard stands 42 inches high and heavy-duty cast aluminum construction ensures durability in all environments. U.S. Architectural Lighting
Pole-mounted LED Fixture
The SEPCO SolarDDL Dusk-to-Dawn LED is a solar-powered, pole- or wall-mounted LED lighting fixture for general area, security, pedestrian walkway, roadway and landscape lighting applications. The units are designed to provide crisp white, ultra long-lasting light precisely where needed, at motorist and pedestrian levels. The fixtures are solar powered at all times, with a minimum of five night’s reserve. They are 100% off grid, automatically self-storing, self-recharging.
Cree’s XLamp XQ-A LED enables lighting manufacturers to quickly and cost-effectively expand their product portfolios by leveraging an LED design that is similar to that of the proven and reliable XQ-E. With a broad range of color options and optical symmetry, the XQ-A LED is said to be the smallest LED building block available for designs that use white and color LEDs. It delivers up to 89 lumens and is characterized at 85°C and is available in white color temperatures ranging from 2,700K to 6,200K and CRI options of 70, 80 and 90. The LED is also available in red, red-orange, PC amber, green, blue and royal blue. Cree