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Negative-to-negative switch-mode converter offers high current and high efficiency
25.09.2018 · Circuits
When converting a negative-output power supply to one with less-negative output, you must ensure that variations in input voltage don’t affect the output voltage. All such supplies include an internal reference voltage that enables output-voltage regulation...
Easy-to-Use GNSS Module from STMicroelectronics Leverages Proven Teseo III Chip
25.09.2018 · News
STMicroelectronics is making its Teseo III satellite-navigation receiver accessible to a wider designer community by introducing the Teseo-LIV3F module, which integrates essential features to speed application development...
6 reasons PCBWay is the best PCB manufacturer
24.09.2018 · Articles
There is an increasing number of online PCB prototype companies in recent years, and the price is getting lower and lower, which is definitely good news for electronic enthusiast. So which company offer the most cost-effective service?...
Highly efficient 1,600 Watt extremely rugged RF power transistor targets 50V FM radio broadcast applications
24.09.2018 · News
Ampleon announced the high power rugged BLF189XRA RF power transistor aimed at broadcast FM radio applications transmitting in the 88 – 108 MHz frequency range. Operating from an industry standard 50 V power source the BLF189XRA delivers over 1,600 Watt...
Maxim's LED Backlight Driver with Integrated LCD Bias Delivers Smallest Footprint for Larger Automotive Displays
20.09.2018 · News
Automotive infotainment designers can now upgrade to bigger, higher resolution displays with greater ease, reduced cost and smaller solution size with the MAX20069 from Maxim Integrated Products. The MAX20069 provides the industry’s first solution integrating four I2C-controlled, 150 mA LED backlight drivers...
98% Efficient Bidirectional Buck-Boost Controller for 12V-12V Redundant Battery Systems in Autonomous Vehicles
20.09.2018 · News
Analog Devices announces the LT8708/-1, a 98% efficient bidirectional buck-boost switching regulator controller that operates between two batteries that have the same voltage, which are ideal for redundancy in self-driving cars. The LT8708/-1 operates from an input voltage that can be above, below or equal to the output voltage...
ON Semiconductor Announces SiC Diodes for Demanding Automotive Applications
19.09.2018 · News
ON Semiconductor has announced an expansion of its silicon carbide Schottky diode portfolio to include devices specifically intended for demanding automotive applications. The new AEC-Q101 automotive grade SiC diodes deliver the reliability and ruggedness needed by modern automotive applications...
Fujitsu has launched a new 4Mbit Serial FRAM with upper compatibility to EEPROM
18.09.2018 · News
Fujitsu Semiconductor announced that it has developed the MB85RS4MT, a 4 Mbit FRAM that has the highest density in Fujitsu's serial interface family of FRAM non-volatile memories. Mass-produced products are currently available...