June 21, 2021

CHICAGO PIXELS

SEMICONDUCTOR RESEARCH CENTER

Transphorm’s revenue grows 20% in Q1 to record $2.4m, driven by increased GaN adoption

In preliminary results for first-quarter 2021, Transphorm Inc of Goleta, near Santa Barbara, CA, USA — which designs and manufactures JEDEC- and AEC-Q101-qualified 650V and 900V gallium nitride (GaN) field-effect transistors (FETs) for high-voltage power conversion applications — expects revenue of about $2.4m (up 20% on Q4/2020’s $2m), driven by increased adoption of the firm’s GaN power device products in applications ranging from 45W fast chargers/adapters to 1-4kW crypto-mining power supplies, gaming and data-center servers, and higher-power industrial, UPS (uninterruptible power supply) and automotive converter/inverter applications…