Cookie Policy

We use cookies on our site. Cookies are small files which are sent to and stored on your device (computer, laptop, smartphone, tablet) by the website you visit. Cookies are stored in your browser's file directory. Your browser sends these cookies back to the website every time you revisit the same site so it can recognize your device and improve your experience on each subsequent visit. Cookies do not harm your device, do not contain viruses, Trojans or other malicious software.

If you want to learn more about cookies and how they work, please see www.allaboutcookies.org or www.youronlinechoices.eu .

What different types of cookies are there?
Cookies are typically divided into the following categories:

Cookies are typically divided into the following categories:

First-party cookies: first-party cookies are such cookies that are set by the website which is being visited by the user, i.e. cookies placed by OSRAM Opto Semiconductor when you visit an OSRAM Opto Semiconductors website.

Third-party cookies: third-party cookies are cookies which are placed by a domain other than the website which is being visited by the user.

Session cookies: session cookies are only active during a browser session. They allow to link the actions of a user during a browser session. Session cookies expire when you close the browser or shortly thereafter.

Persistent cookies: persistent cookies have longer expiration dates which exceed the duration of a browser session. They are activated each time the user revisits the website that created the cookie. They remain on a user´s device for the period of time specified in the cookie. Typical expiration dates for persistent cookies can range from a couple of days to a couple of years.

Which categories of cookies are used for what purposes by OSRAM Opto Semiconductors?
OSRAM Opto Semiconductors uses session cookies and persistent cookies as well as first-party cookies and third-party cookies.

At OSRAM Opto Semiconductors domains, we employ cookies to generally offer you the best possible user experience, i.e. by remembering your visits to our websites as well as your site preferences and by letting you navigate efficiently between different website pages.

The data processed by cookies are for the purposes mentioned in order to safeguard our legitimate interests as well as third parties according to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR required.

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