Reference design shrinks size, increases Class-D audio capabilities
Stephen LawElectronics Power Supply / Management power
GaN SYSTEMS GeN2 Amplifier and SMPS Reference Design and companion power supply reference design make it easier to reap the benefits of GaN. Solution is optimized for sound quality, thermal performance, size, and cost. The evaluation kit includes a 2 channel, 200W per channel (8 ohm) Class-D audio amplifier with 96% efficiency and companion 400W continuous, 550W peak power audio-grade SMPS. It enables audio design engineers to create premium audio products more quickly.