Press Releases

  • HALO’s China Factory Coronavirus Updates
    Tuesday, April 7th, 2020 Our manufacturing facilities in Zhongshan and Debao China have seen a steady increase in our workforce returning after the Corona Virus related plant closures. These locations are now at approximately 80% capacity. As well, our critical raw material vendors have now reopened their plants and are increasing their capacity as quickly as ...
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  • HALO Invests in Next Generation High Speed Data Transformer Technology Capable of 3.7GHz Bandwidth
    SANTA CLARA, CA January 21, 2020 — HALO Electronics, a leading supplier of Ethernet transformers, invests in UWB X Limited, a U.K. based technology company focused on creating a new high-speed transformer technology. As part of HALO’s ownership stake, HALO will have exclusive use of this patent pending technology with manufacturing at HALO’s UL and ...
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  • 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 ...
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  • 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 ...
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  • 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 ...
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  • 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 ...
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  • 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 ...
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  • 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 ...
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  • 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 ...
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  • 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. ...
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