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Efficient Power Conversion Corporation (EPC) Receives 2018 Top 10 Power Products Award from Electronic Products China Magazine/21iC Media

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Efficient Power Conversion (EPC) has successfully completed
automotive AEC Q101 qualification for EPC2202 and EPC2203 gallium
nitride devices, opening a range of applications in automotive and other
harsh environments

Efficient
Power Conversion
Corporation's AEC Q101-qualified EPC2202
and EPC2203
have been honored with an Electronic Products China / 21iC Media's
"Top 10 Power Products – Technology Breakthrough Award." The award
presentation was announced on September 13th, 2018, in
Beijing, China, during 21iC Power Conference 2018.

Electronic Products China/ 21iC Media under the global Aspencore
Group
— a leading trade publication for electronic design engineers
— evaluated a significant number of products launched from July 2nd,
2017, to July 1st, 2018. The winning products were selected
on the basis of innovative design, significant advancement in technology
or its application, as well as substantial achievement in the products'
price and performance.

eGaN technology has been in mass production for over eight years,
accumulating billions of hours of successful field experience in automotive
applications
, such as LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) and radar
for autonomous cars, 48 V – 12 V DC-DC converters, high intensity
headlamps for trucks and ultra-high-fidelity infotainment systems.

EPC2202
and EPC2203
are the first two EPC products which completed AEC Q101 qualification
testing. The EPC2202
is an 80 V, 16 mΩ enhancement-mode FET with a pulsed current rating of
75 A in a 2.1mm x 1.6mm chip-scale package. The EPC2203
is an 80 V, 73 mΩ part with a pulsed current rating of 18 A in a 0.9mm x
0.9mm chip-scale package. These eGaN FETs are many times smaller and
achieve switching speeds 10 – 100 times faster than their silicon MOSFET
counterparts.

"We are very proud that the panel of judges of Electronic Products
China/21iC Media
has recognized our AEC 101-qualified EPC2202
and EPC2203
eGaN FETs for their qualification for automotive applications, enabling
autonomous driving, as well as improving fuel economy and safety. This
Top 10 - Technology Breakthrough Award substantiates that eGaN
technology is the performance leader in efficient power conversion,"
said Alex Lidow, CEO and Co-founder of Efficient Power Conversion
Corporation.

2018 marks the 16th annual Electronic Products China's "Top 10
Power Product Awards," which recognizes the best products in the
semiconductor industry (http://www.21ic.com/wz/CRXDQWHFA/20180827/20180827.htm).

About Electronic Products China and 21iC

Electronic Products China is China's leading magazine for the
electronics marketplace. Featuring 100% product-related editorials, Electronic
Products China
introduces products with cutting-edge technology. Its
veteran editors, who share great technical insights and knowledge with
readers, have vast experience in the industry.

21iC.com was founded in 2000. It has become China's largest
vertical portal in the industry. 21iC.com provides the most
comprehensive, valued contents for engineers, covering industry's news,
products, applications, and technology trends in 15 application
channels. The 21iC.com's engineering community reach in Mainland
China is unsurpassed by any other media platform.

About EPC

EPC is the leader in enhancement mode gallium nitride-based power
management devices. EPC was the first to introduce enhancement-mode
gallium-nitride-on-silicon (eGaN) FETs as power MOSFET replacements in
applications such as DC-DC
converters
, wireless
power transfer
, envelope
tracking
, RF transmission, power
inverters
, remote
sensing technology (LiDAR)
, and class-D
audio amplifiers
with device performance many times greater than the
best silicon power MOSFETs.

Visit our web site: www.epc-co.com

eGaN is a registered trademark of Efficient Power Conversion
Corporation, Inc.

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