LED is the future of lighting. It is perfect for today’s energy-conscious world and offers a palette of colors and effects no other form of lighting can match. By licensing our significant patent portfolio, Philips aims to encourage innovation, foster industry growth and allows you to capture opportunities in this expanding market.
- - Gain access to over 200 Philips inventions to build into your products under a single license
- - From basic LED controls to system-level technologies
- - Speed up product development
- - Reduce time to market
- - Increase sourcing flexibility and cost effectiveness
Being ENABLED shows that we are an official licensee which allows us to incorporate Philips’ patented technologies in our products and we are using only specific components from qualified suppliers (Philips, Osram and the Zumtobel group).
The EnabLED: LED Luminaires and Retrofit Bulbs Licensing Program was launched in 2008. It covers over 200 inventions, which have resulted in more than 1,300 granted patents and over 250 pending patents applications. The Program has extensive geographical coverage.
These patents relate to basic LED controls through to system-level technologies, resulting from extensive Research & Development activities of Philips as well as the former Color Kinetics and TIR companies.
Take a look at the illustration below to see what features typically use Philips patented inventions.
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