ON Semiconductor Announces SiC Diodes for Demanding Automotive Applications
09.19.2018 · 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
09.18.2018 · 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...
EiceDRIVERs: Infineon's 1EDN7550 and 1EDN8550 solve ground-shift issues in SMPS
09.17.2018 · News
Every time a power MOSFET is switched on or off in a switched-mode power supply, parasitic inductances cause ground shifts. This can lead to uncontrolled switching of gate driver ICs...
EPC Introduces 100 V eGaN Power Transistor - 30 Times Smaller Than Comparable Silicon and Capable of 97% Efficiency at 500 kHz
09.13.2018 · News
Efficient Power Conversion announces the EPC2051, a 100 V GaN transistor with a maximum RDS(on) of 25 mΩ and a 37 A pulsed output current for high efficiency power conversion in a tiny 1.1 mm2 footprint...
ON Semiconductor Expands Bluetooth® 5 Radio Family with System-in-Package (SiP) Module
09.13.2018 · News
The RSL10 SIP features a built-in antenna, RSL10 radio, and all required passive components in one complete, miniature solution. Certified with the Bluetooth Special Interest Group, the RSL10 SIP significantly reduces time-to-market and development costs...
Just released, a Hi-Fi D/A converter for smartphones with enhanced audio performance
09.12.2018 · News
Asahi Kasei Microdevices Corporation has released the AK4377A, a D/A converter with headphone amplifier. This is the newer and higher performing solution compared to the AK4376A, (a 2017 release), which has been adopted by many portable audio products...
Toshiba H-bridge motor drive IC supports low voltage, high current drive
09.11.2018 · News
Toshiba Electronics Europe has announced the launch of a new dual H-bridge driver IC for DC brushed motors and stepping motors. The TC78H651FNG delivers performance at a low voltage (down to 1.8 V) and high current (up to 1.6 A) that is essential for equipment powered by dry-cell batteries...
Releases a Fully Integrated, Monolithic Power Monitoring IC with Reinforced Isolation
09.10.2018 · News
Allegro MicroSystems has released a fully integrated, small form factor, power monitoring IC with reinforced voltage isolation. Allegro’s ACS724 and ACS711 current sensor ICs are commonly used in internet connected power outlets and other IoT devices. The ACS71020 improves upon these popular ICs...
Achieve very low phase noise, tight frequency stability, and superior aging over the industrial temperature range
09.06.2018 · News
Epson Europe Electronics presents the M-series TCXOs TG2016SMN (2.0 × 1.6 mm2) and TG2520SMN (2.5 × 2.0 mm2) that are designed for wireless applications such as Wi-Fi, GPS, cellular, LPWA for IoT, and 2-way radio...
Maximize System Performance with Microchip's Dual-mode Power Monitoring IC
09.06.2018 · News
In systems that use both AC and DC power, the implementation of dual-mode power monitoring traditionally requires multiple ICs to ensure superior performance and accuracy. Growing applications such as solar inverters, smart lighting and cloud servers often use both modes to maintain safe operation, with AC as the main power source and DC as backup or vice versa...