Press Release Summary:
Model TPS92210 single-stage LED lighting pulse width modulation controller regulates LED current and is suited for general lighting applications. Flexible operation modes include peak primary current; constant on-time, with single-stage power factor correction; and frequency modulation. Unit also includes overvoltage protection without optocouplers, thermal shutdown, and overcurrent safety shutdown as well as programmable fault response, full shutdown, and shutdown restart.
Original Press Release:
TI Introduces New LED Lighting Controller with Power Factor Correction
High-efficiency single-stage controller supports general lighting applications
DALLAS - Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NYSE: TXN) today introduced a new single-stage LED lighting pulse width modulation (PWM) controller. The TRIAC-dimmable solution regulates LED current and also achieves near unity power factor. The reference design can achieve 85 percent efficiency, which enables high-density, small form factor designs. The TPS92210 is designed for general lighting applications, such as commercial and residential recessed, troffer, light bulb replacement, architectural and display lighting. For more information: www.ti.com/tps92210-pr.
Key features and benefits of the TPS92210
- TPS92210 features flexible operation modes such as peak primary current, constant on-time and frequency modulation. The constant on-time mode provides single-stage power factor correction for improved efficiency.
- TPS92210's cascoded MOSFET configuration results in 10 percent lower switching losses with fast and easy high-voltage start-up compared to competitive devices.
- Continuous linear TRIAC dimming provides flicker-free, uniform control.
- Multiple protection features, such as over voltage protection without optocouplers, thermal shutdown and advanced over current, safely shutdown the system if fault conditions exist.
- Programmable fault response, full shutdown and shutdown restart provide added flexibility for fault response.
Find out more about TI's LED lighting portfolio by visiting the links below:
- For the complete LED lighting portfolio visit: www.ti.com/led-pr.
- Ask questions and share knowledge in the LED forum in the TI E2E(TM) Community: www.ti.com/ledforum-pr.
- Download the LED Reference Design Cookbook: www.ti.com/ledcookbook-pr.
- For information on TI's microcontrollers for advanced lighting solutions visit: www.ti.com/mculighting-pr.
Availability and pricing
The TPS92210 is available now in an 8-pin SOIC package and is priced at $0.70 in quantities of 1,000. The TPS92210 evaluation modules (120-V and 230-V versions) will be available in December 2010.
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