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What are the advantages of LED over neon in signage applications?

LEDs have the following advantages over neon:


  • Power consumption: LEDs use much less power required than neon to deliver the same light output.
  • Versatility: LEDs offer a far wider a range of products and configuration of solutions than neon. Neon has limitation due the nature by which they produce light and fabricated.
  • Heat dissipation: LEDs produce less heat than neon.
  • Safety: Neon runs on high voltage and are unsafe to be located in places where public can touch.
  • Neon uses fragile glass tubes.
  • Colour range and effects: LEDs offer a wider palette of colour and colour changing effects through digital control.
  • Maintenance: LEDs virtually need no maintenance compared to neon.