Lighting & Displays
The global lighting market is continuing to expand with solutions that drive down cost and save valuable power.  Micrel offers a broad array of lighting display solutions including EL Drivers, LED drivers, HB LED drivers, linear LED drivers, display drivers, latched drivers and I/O expanders.  Included in the growing portfolio are extremely efficient White LED (WLED) drivers that extend mobile handset talk time dramatically.  These solutions target a wide variety of mobile devices including portable display backlights, keypad backlighting and camera flash in mobile handsets, smart phones, portable media/MP3 players, portable navigation devices (GPS) and other portable devices. Micrel also offers a family of buck and boost HB LED drivers optimized for high efficiency and ease-of-use for applications such as landscape and under-cabinet, architectural and automotive lighting.