What is thermal runaway?

All semiconductors, including LEDs, generate heat as a by-product of their operation. The more electrical current the device uses, the greater the amount of heat that needs to be dissipated. Provided there is adequate thermal management, the device w ... more »

Can I get LuxDrive product samples?

We offer LuxDrive samples to qualified customers. Please contact us for samples request. We reserve the right to deny applications at our discretion. If the application is approved, samples may take a week or more to ship. For faster delivery please ... more »

How do I connect the LED driver?

NOTE: Always refer to the manufacturer's instructions before making any connections! In most cases, an LED driver has (4) connections: (2) for the power input and (2) for the LED. Drivers with dimming capabilities will often have (2) additional conne ... more »

How do I choose a LED driver?

Choosing the right LED driver is like choosing the right tool for the job. First, you need to know what that job is! Here are the main questions you should have the answers to before choosing a driver: What type of LEDs are being used and how many ... more »

How do I choose the right LED?

In order to choose the right LED for your product or application, you should have a general understanding and knowledge of the different types of LEDs, their typical applications, and their differences in electrical, physical, optical and thermal cha ... more »