I am often asked about the differences between Thyristors and IGBTs, which ones are better and so on and so forth. This is a nuanced discussion with parties split like those who like Apple and those who like Galaxy phones.
Not to provide a definitive argument one way or another, please see the paper attached that looks at the various aspects and I will leave you to make your won mind up.
Please click IGBT V Thyristor 2020 for the article.
Please feel free to share your thoughts.