What are the typical types of LED modules available in the market?


LED modules may be available in the following forms:

  • Prefabricated chip on board which can be used for specific applications by luminaire manufacturers who design the heat sink and mounting conditions.
  • Chip on board with an optical lens or diffuser as a prefabricated piece with or without integrated heatsink that can be used by luminaire manufacturers to integrate into luminaire.
  • Retrofit lamps to replace older (halogen) technology. This comes with an integrated heat sink and standard lamp base that can fitted directly into existing luminaires with a standard lamp holder.
  • Prefabricated luminaires with integrated LED light source and heat sink complete with luminaire housing that available as a sealed piece. The driver may be integral in the housing or may be remote.