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Vishay Intertechnology TMBS Rectifiers in SlimDPAK Save Space, Improve Thermal Performance and Efficiency
03.10.2017 · News
Vishay Intertechnology introduced a new family of surface-mount TMBS® Trench MOS Barrier Schottky rectifiers in the eSMP series SlimDPAK package. Offering lower profiles and better thermal performance than devices in the DPAK, the Vishay General Semiconductor rectifiers feature reverse voltages from 45 V to 150 V...
Maxim's CAN Transceiver Eliminates Installation Errors and Improves Reliability for HVAC and Building Automation Systems
02.10.2017 · News
Reduce installation errors for heating, ventilation, and air conditioning and building automation systems with the MAX14883E Control Area Network (CAN) transceiver from Maxim Integrated Products...
TI introduces single-chip buck-boost battery charge controllers enabling USB Type-C and USB Power Delivery support
28.09.2017 · News
Texas Instruments introduced a pair of highly flexible, single-chip buck-boost battery charge controllers for one- to four-cell designs. The bq25703A and bq25700A synchronous charge controllers support efficient charging through USB Type-C and other USB ports in end equipment ranging from notebooks and tablets to power banks, drones and smart home applications...
HOLTEK New BC66F2430 Sub-1GHz RF Super-Regenerative OOK Receiver A/D SoC MCU
Holtek announces the release of its low power, high sensitivity RF OOK receiver A/D type SoC flash MCU, the BC66F2430. The device operates in both the 315 MHz and 433 MHz ISM frequency bands, frequencies which are suitable for wireless receiver products such as wireless ceiling fans, wireless doorbells and smart home wireless control applications...
Toshiba Launches High-Voltage Multi-Channel Solenoid and Unipolar Motor Driver IC
28.09.2017 · News
Toshiba Electronics Europe announced the launch of a multi-channel solenoid and unipolar motor driver IC (TB67S111PG) that delivers high-voltage and low ON resistance drive. TB67S111PG incorporates four channels each consisting of one low-side MOSFET and a free-wheeling diode connected to drain...
600 V Super-Junction Power Modules from STMicroelectronics Add New Package Options and Features to Simplify Motor Drives
27.09.2017 · News
New SLLIMM™-nano intelligent power modules from STMicroelectronics introduce extra package options and integrate additional components to accelerate development and simplify assembly of motor drives from very low power up to 300 W. The 3 A and 5 A modules contain state-of-the-art 600 V super-junction MOSFETs to maximize energy efficiency...
Toshiba Adds 60V and 100V Products to High Current Photorelays
27.09.2017 · News
Toshiba Electronics Europe announced the launch of two additions to their line-up of photorelays; the 60 V TLP3407S and the 100 V TLP3409S. These devices are packaged in S-VSON4, the 2.00 mm × 1.45 mm package with the industry's smallest mounting area...
Six Reasons Why JLCPCB is Our Best PCB Fabrication Choice
26.09.2017 · Articles
Daisy Designing PCBs and PCB fabrication are getting a lot easier these days. The possibility of manufacturing 5-10 pcs circuit boards at dirt cheap price has given millions of hobbyists an opportunity to work on their ideas freely. However, for a hobbyist or a beginner, even cheap services can become expensive if he/she is unaware of all the steps involved from designing to PCB fabrication...
Nuvoton Announces High Performance Cortex-M0 M0564 Microcontroller for Industrial Control and Smart Metering
Nuvoton Technology Corporation announced its brand new NuMicro® M0564 series microcontrollers based on the ARM® Cortex®-M0 core, operating up to 72 MHz with 256 KB Flash and 20 KB SRAM. The M0564 series is pin to pin compatible with the M051 series and brings more competitive features to customers...
Energy Harvesting Powered by Ultra-Low Power and Ultra-Low Voltage Operation Boost Charge Pump for Step-Up DC-DC Converter Startup S-8880A Series
25.09.2017 · News
The S-8880A Series developed by SII Semiconductor is a boost charge pump for step-up DC-DC converter startup, which enables operation with ultra-low power and ultra-low voltage. An original circuit system and SOI technology allow this product to boost the industry’s lowest level 0.35 V ultra-low input voltage as a boost charge pump...