Category | Infineon

Infineon enables compact and cost-effective LED front light applications with LITIX™ LED driver family

Posted on 25 January 2017

  LEDs in automotive front lighting enable energy savings, new light designs and applications such as matrix beam and laser high-beam. Supporting the progress in automotive lighting Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) launched high-power LED drivers specifically designed for automotive front lights. The drivers are available within the new LITIX Power Flex [...]

IR HiRel offers enhanced radiation hardened MOSFET family for mission-critical applications in space

Posted on 03 January 2017

  IR HiRel, an Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) company, has launched its first radiation hardened MOSFETs based on the proprietary N-channel R9 technology platform. Compared to previous technologies it is offering size, weight and power improvements. This is significant in systems such as high-throughput satellites, where the cost-per-bit-ratio can be significantly [...]

Infineon complements iMOTION™ Modular Application Design Kit with two power boards

Posted on 08 December 2016

  Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX) adds two power boards to the family of iMOTION™ Modular Application Design Kits (MADK). The two half bridge boards complement the compact and flexible evaluation system providing a scalable design platform for 3-phase motor drives in the range from 20 W to 300 W. The MADK aims [...]

RC-E discrete IGBTs from Infineon allow for drop-in replacement with benchmark for price/performance

Posted on 18 October 2016

  Induction cooking appliances commonly make use of resonant topologies which allow bi-directional current flow. Additionally they demand a discrete IGBT that performs best at switching frequencies from 18 to 40 kHz and has low losses. Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) launches a new family of discrete IGBTs to address these needs. [...]

New automotive lighting revolutionizes road safety

Posted on 07 October 2016

  Joint press release from Daimler AG, Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, HELLA KGaA Hueck & Co, Infineon Technologies AG, and OSRAM Licht AG A German research alliance with well-known members from industry and research has developed the basis for smart, high resolution LED headlights, which takes adaptive forward lighting to a new dimension. The demonstration model was developed [...]

Digital LED driver ICs from Infineon with flicker free control and low stand-by power

Posted on 16 September 2016

  Modern LED technology offers many advanced possibilities for lighting applications. With the XDPL8220, Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) extends its product portfolio of digital and configurable LED driver ICs. The IC enables the lighting industry to realize essential features for smart lighting and increases the benefits for both, end user and [...]

Infineon’s 800 V CoolMOS™ P7 series sets a new benchmark in efficiency and thermal performance

Posted on 12 September 2016

  Infineon Technologies AG introduces the 800 V CoolMOS™ P7 series. Based on the superjunction technology, this 800 V MOSFET combines best-in-class performance with exceptional ease-of-use. This new product family is a perfect fit for low power SMPS applications, fully addressing market needs in performance, ease of design, and price/performance ratio. It mainly focuses on [...]

Highly integrated Hall sensors by Infineon reduce systems costs considerably

Posted on 30 August 2016

  The new Hall sensors of Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) enable automotive, industrial and consumer electronics to meet strict environmental standards. Also, they help fulfil the requirements of very cost-effective and compact designs. The Hall sensors of the new TLx496x family are highly integrated, have precise switching points, a stable operation [...]

Infineon to acquire Wolfspeed for US Dollar 850 million in cash

Posted on 18 July 2016

  Combination further strengthens Infineon as leading supplier of power and radio-frequency (RF) power solutions in high-growth markets such as electro-mobility, renewables and next-generation cellular infrastructure relevant for the Internet of Things (IoT) Acquisition further enables Infineon to provide the most compelling power solutions with the broadest offering in compound semiconductors including silicon carbide (SiC), [...]

Germany’s Minister of Transport Dobrindt equips “Digital Autobahn Test Zone” with radar sensors from Infineon and Siemens

Posted on 06 July 2016

  The German Federal Minister of Transport and Digital Infrastructure Alexander Dobrindt signed an innovation agreement today for setting up radar sensors in the “Digital Autobahn Test Zone” – together with Dr. Reinhard Ploss, CEO of Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) and Dr. Jochen Eickholt, CEO of the Mobility Division of Siemens [...]