Category | Infineon

Smallest 3D camera worldwide brings Augmented Reality to a smartphone

Posted on 09 June 2019

  Lenovo is the first manufacturer worldwide to bring Tango technology to a consumer product. Google's technology that allows devices to understand spatial information is an exclusive feature in the PHAB2 Pro smartphone launched today. Based on the Time-of-Flight principle, the REAL3™ image sensor chip from Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) equips [...]

“SemI40” strengthens Europe’s economy with the “learning factory”

Posted on 31 May 2019

  The research project SemI40 (“Power Semiconductor and Electronics Manufacturing 4.0”) led by Infineon Austria was launched today. In this project 37 partners from five countries will carry out research into further developing autonomous factories. The common goal is the next stage in the development of Industry 4.0 applications. With a volume of 62 million [...]

Infineon unveils 1200 V Silicon Carbide MOSFET technology for unprecedented efficiency and performance in power conversion designs

Posted on 04 May 2019

  Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) has unveiled a revolutionary silicon carbide (SiC) MOSFET technology allowing product designs to achieve previously unattainable levels of power density and performance. Infineon’s CoolSiC™ MOSFETs offer a new degree of flexibility for increasing efficiency and frequency. They will help developers of power conversion schemes to save [...]

TRENCHSTOP™ Performance IGBT enhances energy efficiency for home appliance and industrial applications

Posted on 29 April 2019

  Infineon Technologies AG launched the new 600 V TRENCHSTOP™ Performance IGBT delivering the next level of efficiency.The new discrete IGBT provides high energy efficiency and reliability at a competitive price point for applications like air conditioning, solar PV inverters, drives and uninterruptible power supply (UPS). Based on Infineon’s TRENCHSTOP technology,the new IGBT is optimized [...]

At CERN, eight-inch sensor chips from Infineon could reveal the mysteries of the universe

Posted on 27 April 2019

  Ninety-five percent of the universe is still considered unexplored. Scientists at CERN, the world’s largest particle physics research center, located in Geneva, are working on solving these mysteries. In May 2012, researchers there discovered the so-called Higgs Boson, whose prediction won Peter Higgs and François Englert the Nobel prize in physics. One of the [...]

Infineon scores in Multiphase Power Systems with Integrated Power Stage for servers and other demanding systems

Posted on 22 March 2019

  Infineon Technologies AG introduced its integrated power stage family. With power efficiency rating reaching 96 percent, the new power stage devices can be combined with Infineon’s latest generation digital PWM power management controllers. This provides a full multiphase voltage regulation (VR) system solution for server, storage, client and communications systems. Simple, small and smart [...]

CoolMOS™ CE in SOT-223 package as cost-effective drop-in replacement for DPAK

Posted on 16 March 2019

  Infineon Technologies AG is growing the portfolio of CoolMOS™ CE with a SOT-223 package. For Infineon’s CoolMOS, this package offers a cost effective alternative to DPAK as well as space savings in some designs with low power dissipation. The SOT-223 package without middle pin is fully compatible with a typical DPAK footprint and can [...]

TTTech and Infineon to speed up the development in autonomous driving

Posted on 08 March 2019

  Under the guidance of AUDI AG, TTTech developed the central platform control unit “zFAS” integrating various functionalities of advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS). The ECU also enables comprehensive fusion of sensor data. Microcontrollers from Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) safeguard that highest requirements towards computing performance and safety are met. zFAS [...]

Infineon multimode flyback controller improves performance and drives down power consumption in mid- to high-end LED lighting designs

Posted on 03 March 2019

  Infineon Technologies AG launched a multimode flyback controller IC for LED applications. It can shorten ‘time-to-light’, lower component counts and reduce operational and standby power consumption. Designed to meet the performance and efficiency demands of mid-range to high-end LED designs, the IRS2982S provides a versatile controller solution that can meet the needs of a [...]

Digital SupIRBuck™ from Infineon reduces time-to-market

Posted on 29 January 2019

   Voltage regulators offer a digital interface for easy and fast configuration Infineon Technologies AG today introduced the PMBus SupIRBuck voltage regulator family. The devices are easy-to-use, fully integrated and highly efficient DC-DC regulators with I²C/PMBus interface. The integrated PWM controller, MOSFETs and Bootstrap diode make them space-efficient solutions, providing accurate power delivery for low [...]