Press Releases

  • HALO® Electronics Announces New Series of 2.5G/5G Multi- Gigabit Discrete Ethernet Isolation Modules SANTA CLARA, CA, June 4, 2018 – HALO Electronics, a global supplier of FastJack™ integrated Ethernet RJ45 connectors and discrete transformers, announced today its full line of 2.5G and 5G Ethernet transformers to address the increasing data rates of enterprise networking equipment and the higher bandwidth requirements of wireless access points. The 2.5G/5G data rates are ... Read more
  • HALO Electronics Expands Connector Product Offering with New Family of Single Port Shielded 8P8C RJ45s LAS VEGAS, May 14, 2018 – HALO Electronics, a leading supplier of FastJacks™ integrated Ethernet RJ45 connectors and discrete transformers, today announced the addition of 8P8C shielded modular connectors. The initial offering will include multiple gold platings and LED colors available in tab-down, tab-up, and vertical latch orientations. “This new series of 8P8C RJ45 connectors is ... Read more
  • HALO™ Electronics, Inc. Wins Major U.S. Supreme Court Victory in Patent Suit Over Enhanced Damages Las Vegas, NV, June 13, 2016 – HALO Electronics, Inc. won a groundbreaking U.S. Supreme Court case on June 13, 2016, in its nine-year patent litigation with Pulse Electronics, Inc. (Halo Electronics, Inc. v. Pulse Electronics, Inc.). The Supreme Court ruled, in a unanimous decision by Chief Justice Roberts, that the current legal test for ... Read more
  • HALO Electronics Signs Representative RedTree Solutions in the Nordic Region Santa Clara, California, April 8th 2016 HALO Electronics, a leading manufacturer of communication and power magnetics, signs RedTree Solutions as their exclusive manufacturer representative in the Nordic Region, which includes Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden. “RedTree Solutions, with their technical expertise, customer-centric focus, and synergistic line card, is a valuable addition to HALO’s European representative network. We ... Read more
  • HALO FastJack™ Lead Free Conversion PCN The ROHS directive is expected to change in July of 2016, removing exemption 7a, which today allows for high lead content solders to be used for internal solder joints of electronic components. To insure that our Tab Down, Tab Up and Vertical FastJack series (integrated RJ-45 connectors) remain compliant prior to the expected ROHS directive ... Read more
  • HALO Electronics Signs Global Distribution Agreement with Mouser Electronics SANTA CLARA, CA, March 24, 2015 – HALO® Electronics, a leading magnetic transformer supplier dedicated to quality, technology leadership, and innovative products for Ethernet and telecommunication applications, has entered into a global partnership and distribution agreement with Mouser Electronics. Mouser’s initial stock of HALO Electronics products includes IEEE-compliant high-speed Ethernet transformers ranging from 10BASE2 to 10 ... Read more
  • HALO Announces New Production Facility New Factory in the Guangxi Region of China to Reduce Leadtimes and Increase Manufacturing Capacity Santa Clara, CA (December 6th, 2013) – HALO Electronics today announced the opening of a new manufacturing facility in the Guangxi region of China. This facility provides many benefits including a stable labor force, an improved Business Continuity Plan (BCP), and ... Read more
  • HALO Prices Impacted By Higher Costs As most of our customers understand, the labor costs in China continue to increase. Effective May 1st we experienced yet another labor cost increase of 19%. This is one of many increases over the last 3 years that has now caused our labor cost to effectively double over the same period of time. ... Read more
  • Court Orders a Permanent Injunction Against Pulse Electronics On November 28th, 2012, we announced that HALO won a jury verdict in a long-running patent dispute involving our proprietary package design for surface mount magnetic components. The jury found that defendants Pulse Electronics, Inc. and Pulse Electronics, Corp. infringed three different HALO patents and found them liable for past damages. On June 17th, 2013, ... Read more
  • HALO Announces New Isolation Modules for the Maxim® MAX13253 DC/DC IC Push/Pull Driver HALO is pleased to announce a new family of high efficiency DC/DC converter SMD isolation modules designed specifically for the Maxim MAX13253 push-pull driver. The TGM-H2xxV8LF series is available in 1.5KV isolation with operational insulation. The TGMR-H5xxV8LF series is footprint interchangeable providing 4.5KV isolation and reinforced insulation. All parts are ROHS Compliant ... Read more