13.03.2016 - 18.03.2016 — Hall: 6.2 Stand: B 70
Lextar Electronics Corporation is a global leader in LED solutions with a strategic advantage of integrating epitaxial, chip, package and LED lighting applications. Founded in May 2008, Lextar is a subsidiary of AU Optronics, the leading TFT-LCD and solar PV manufacturer. With nearly 2,000 patents worldwide, Lextar is an innovator of product applications, which include: LCD backlights, light modules, luminaire, and various lighting solutions. To further stretch its market advantage, Lextar acquired LightHouse Technology Inc. in March 2010 and Wellpower Optronics in February 2013. It currently has 2 manufacturing plants in Taiwan, and 2 in Suzhou and Xiamen, China. Lextar’s revenue in 2014 reached US$ 475 million.
Lextar’s strategic geographic location of its Fabs and manufacturing in Taiwan and China facilities means it profits from economies of scale. Lextar’s state-of-the-art LED manufacturing sites are located in Hsinchu Science Park and Chunan in Taiwan, and Suzhou, Xiamen in mainland China. The production lines include epitaxy, chip, package, SMT and lighting product assembly.
R & D
Lextar is associated with rapid technological improvements because of its leadership in LED R&D. Lextar invests substantially in R&D in LED Epi, Chip, package process as well as T.E.M.P. technology (thermal, electrical, mechanical, photometric). As of 2015, Lextar had around 2,000 patents (including granted and filed) in the US, Japan, Europe, Germany, Korea, China and Taiwan.
Lextar’s difference is that its quality is both world-class, and consistently flawless. Lextar’s LED lighting products meet the global qualification standards of: UL, CE, RoHS and more. Light modules meet the LM-80 standard. In addition, the Photometric Lab, part of Lextar Research Center, was certified with both LM-79 and LM-80. It is no wonder that Lextar is the choice of leading international brands.
Lextar’s unique LED vertical integration offers customers the assurance of a consistent supply chain with on-time delivery.
Lextar’s start to end control means the right product design: no over design from chip, package, module to finished luminaires.
The company enjoys superior economies of scale and lower production costs because it eliminates costs in each production step.
Lextar also has the advantage of efficiencies by controlling the quality at each stage – reinforcing its LSVP advantage.