FREMONT, CA (October 16, 2012) — Phihong USA, a global leader in power solutions for OEM lighting
technologies, has developed a new external LED driver that is conveniently packaged as a low-cost, fixed-prong wall-plug adapter. Capable of producing up to 12W of output power, the PDA012A-S is
available in constant current outputs of 350, 700, 1000 and 1500mA, and is ideal for home and small office lighting applications, such as floor lamps, table lamps and cabinet lighting.
“An external AC-DC adapter simplifies and accelerates the design cycle by removing all of the driver circuitry from the fixture,” said Keith Hopwood, vice president of marketing for
Phihong USA. “With UL and safety approvals on the external driver already completed, OEMs can move products to market much more quickly.”
Designed for use in North America,
Phihong’s new, low profile, wall-plug adapter style LED driver has a nominal input range of 110-120VAC. Standard features include input over-current, output over-voltage, short-circuit and
open-circuit protections, as well as power factor correction 0.9.
In addition to Level V efficiency compliance and a no-load power draw 300mW, the Class 2 constant current LED driver adapter is
compliant with UL8750 and UL1310 and is rated IP20 for operation in dry, indoor environments with an ambient temperature range of 0°C to 40°C.
Each unit measures 71.5mm x 33.75mm x 46mm, weighs
85g, and features a 1.5-meter DC cord that is terminated with a 2.1mm x 5.5mm center positive barrel connector. Additional DC tips are available and may be changed, in-house, with no minimum order
Pricing for the PDA012A-S starts at $13.91 in single unit quantities. For more information including the individual product datasheet, please visit www.phihong.com/LED.
As a world leader in the development of world class power solutions, Phihong is one of the leading
suppliers of adapters, power supplies, LED drivers and Power-over-Ethernet products to OEMs serving datacom, telecom, personal electronics, networking, lighting and industrial markets. Phihong has a
truly global reach with design labs, manufacturing facilities and sales support centers in California, New York, The Netherlands, China, Japan, and Taiwan. For more information contact Glenn Morton,
Phihong USA Corporation, 47800 Fremont Blvd., Fremont CA 94538, or call (510) 445-0100, fax (510) 334-1678, email email@example.com or visit http://www.phihong.com.