Make the World Brighter

August 1, 2022

Welcome. See What’s New and Improved.

Cree LED is back in the spotlight with new products, applications and product enhancements to empower the lighting world. Get caught up here on our latest updates – we’ve got a lot to share.

183 New Flux Bins. Performance Improvements. Industry-leading XLamp LEDs with even more lumens and options to build your brightest luminaires. Always Innovating. Always Brighter.

183 new flux bins across the XLamp® LED Family

Powered by innovation, Cree LED’s industry leading XLamp® LEDs now have more lumens and options to build your brightest luminaires. 183 new flux bin options, more lumens per watt and drop-in upgrades for XLamp LEDs. Our continuous improvement delivers best-in-class technology, quality and performance.


XP-G3 S-Line

  • 4 new flux bins


  • 31 new flux bins
  • W3 available for E1-E5 70 CRI


XP-G3 White

  • 26 new flux bins
  • New S6 offering for E2-E5 70 CRI


  • 12 new flux bins
  • U4 available for E1-E5 70 CRI


XT-E White & Royal

  • 29 new flux bins
  • New royal flux bin for 455-465 nm


  • 11 new flux bins



  • 54 new flux bins


  • 16 new flux bins

Presenting Our New Product Lineup

XLamp® Element G LEDs

XLamp® Element G LEDs

  • A breakthrough for architectural and indoor directional LEDs
  • Next-level implementation for color mixing applications
  • The industry’s broadest family of small, color LEDs with consistent 3A max current ratings across all colors


XLamp® XM-L® Color Gen 2 LED

  • RGBW LEDs that deliver high lumen output and great color mixing in a small 5.0 x 5.0 mm package
  • Up to 1.75A drive current, 75% higher than the first generation product
  • Optimized for all high performance RGBW applications, including theatrical, architectural and entertainment

XLamp® XD16 LEDs

  • Extreme density LED, delivers up to 5.5X higher lumen density than previous generation high-power LEDs
  • Two versions available: New Premium White and Standard
    – Premium White: upgrades the optical profile of the LED, adding superior performance with secondary optics and reduced cross talk between LEDs
    – Standard: optimized for tightly packed arrays of multiple LEDs
  • Optimized for all lighting applications that require extreme levels of lumen density


XLamp® CHA Family COB LEDs

  • Industry-leading combination of lumen density and efficacy in LES sizes as small as 3.3 mm
  • Delivers 50% higher lumen density than existing XLamp CMU family, offering significant improvements in beam angle and intensity
  • Compatible with existing high-intensity COB holders and optics
  • Optimized for premium indoor directional (track, spot & downlight) and outdoor directional

J Series® 2835 Color LEDs

  • This mid-power LED family features 14 available colors, top performance and the broadest range of options available in a 2835 package
  • Optimized for low-density and linear lighting applications
  • 3V configuration at industry-compatible size: 2.8 x 3.5 x 0.7 mm
  • 2835 color LEDs use a standard 2835 package with most colors having the same polarity as Cree LEDs other options


J Series® Precision Dimming

  • New production technique improves light output and hue when dimming LEDs to low current
  • Precision dimming controls strings to just 5% change in relative intensity

Application Demos: Exciting Options for Your Next Lighting Project

With industry-leading lumen density, reliability and efficacy, we offer the widest portfolio of lighting-class LED components optimized for indoor and outdoor lighting.

Cree LED recently demonstrated 6 key applications of our product portfolio, highlighting our state-of-the-art LED illumination sources. With displays ranging from horticulture to traditional color mixing to circadian stimulus, we’ve got exciting options for your next lighting product.

XLamp® Element G “Periodic Table” Display

Specialty Lighting: Architectural

XLamp® Element G “Periodic Table” Display

This large animated display showcased the new XLamp® XE-G LED family, featuring all 17 Colors plus 3 White LEDs.

  • Provides new levels of light output and spectral control
  • No-compromise LED package design with an industry-leading combination of features

Projector using a XLamp® XM-L Color Gen 2 High Intensity LED with best color mixing

Specialty Lighting: Architectural

XLamp® Color Tunable Demonstration

Architectural lighting is demonstrated with color-tunable projectors.

  • Projector using a XLamp® XM-L Color Gen 2 High Intensity LED with best color mixing
  • Projector using 4 XLamp Element G (XE-G) LEDs with breakthrough output and mixing from a multi-LED solution

Human Centric/Circadian Stimulus (CS) Demonstration

Indoor Lighting

Human Centric/Circadian Stimulus (CS) Demonstration

Circadian Stimulus “CS” is the best new metric for measuring the effects that light has on the melatonin content in your body, which affects alertness.

  • 6-channel J Series® 2835 Color LEDs allows CCT/CS tuning
  • See high, standard and low Circadian Stimulus at 3000K and 4000K CCT

Indoor Lighting Spotlight Demonstration

Indoor Lighting

Indoor Lighting Spotlight Demonstration

Indoor lighting is demonstrated using a ceiling-mounted, broad-range CCT tuning spotlight demonstration.

  • 1800K-7500K CCT, 90 CRI
  • 6-channel system using XLamp® Element G LEDs
  • Touch screen interface, fully controllable

Indoor Lighting Precision Dimming Demonstration

Indoor Lighting

Indoor Lighting Precision Dimming Demonstration

Precision Dimming provides a simplified approach to address the issue of unacceptable LED light output and hue variations when using low-current dimming.

  • The demonstration shows the difference between two possible designs with unacceptable variation and a design properly controlled with Precision Dimming

2-Channel Horticulture Fixture Demonstration

Specialty Lighting: Horticulture

2-Channel Horticulture Fixture Demonstration

Highlighting the new J2835 Photophyll Select with XLamp® XP-G3 S Line Photo Red LEDs.

  • Industry’s first LED to be completely binned in horticulture metrics: PPF, Red % & Green/Blue Ratio
  • Easy 2-step design approach reduces complexity
  • See high, standard and low Circadian Stimulus at 3000K and 4000K CCT
  • 6% increase in system PPF & PPF/W vs White + Red design
  • Up to 3.25 PPF/W broad spectrum luminaire
  • 17% increase in lumens