Nov 9, 2021

With a focus on sustainability, Lumileds new LUXEON 5050 HE delivers higher efficacy in a high-power LED.

San Jose, CA – Lumileds, the innovator of the original 5050 LED, has expanded its range of options to meet manufacturers’ needs for differentiated solutions addressing cost, efficacy, and power. The new LUXEON 5050 HE LED directly addresses the increasing demand for solar and off-grid solutions, renewable power options, and improved sustainability metrics. It expands options along the efficacy–output continuum giving luminaire manufacturers the ability to better target performance to their customers’ requirements.

“Driving ever higher efficacy levels supports sustainability objectives and it reduces payback cycles,” said Mei Yi Product Line Manager at Lumileds. “The new LUXEON 5050 HE delivers 181 lumens per watt or more and allows for BOM cost reduction while maintaining the robustness and longevity expected from an LUXEON LED.”

LUXEON 5050 HE delivers Lumileds industry-leading and superior flux maintenance and color stability in high sulphur environments and its footprint compatibility makes it easy to design into existing and new platforms. For outdoor, industrial, and horticulture applications where robustness, longevity, and efficacy are the driving attributes, LUXEON 5050 HE is the clear high-power LED choice.

LUXEON 5050 HE is immediately available in 2700 – 6500K CCTs at 70CRI. It is characterized for both illumination and horticulture with lumen and efficacy ratings as well as PPF (μmol/s) and PPF/W (µmol/J). Complete specifications and information for LUXEON 5050 HE can be found at

All LUXEON 5050 LEDs are available for immediate sampling. Production orders are available now through our distribution network and lead times are up to 8 weeks.

About Lumileds:

Lumileds is a global leader in OEM and aftermarket automotive lighting and accessories, camera flash for mobile devices, MicroLED, and light sources for general illumination, horticulture, and human-centric lighting. Our approximately 6,000 employees operate in over 30 countries and partner with our customers to deliver never before possible solutions for lighting, safety, and well-being. To learn more about our company and solution portfolios, please visit

As a leading lighting solutions company for the automotive industry, Lumileds is licensed to use the Philips brand for its automotive lighting and accessories product portfolio.

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