Category | Industry News

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

Posted on 12 September 2019

  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 [...]

The Bidirectional Fast-Track to Full Current Capability

Posted on 07 September 2019

  The H-bridge to up customers application’s speed and efficiency Unterhaching, Germany, September 06, 2019. Vincotech, a supplier of module-based solutions for power electronics, today announced the launch of a new fastPACK 0 HC improving UPS, SMPS, solar and welding applications in speed, efficiency and full-current capability for bidirectional usage. The new H-bridge module is [...]

Robust AC capacitors

Posted on 06 September 2019

  Robust design thanks to complete aluminum housing Long life expectancy of 30,000 hours Compliance with safety class S2 TDK Corporation presents two new series of robust EPCOS alternating current (AC) capacitors. Both the cans and the tops of the components are constructed of aluminum, making them particularly robust. All capacitors in the B33331* and [...]

ROHM Introduces 16bit ‘Tough’ MCUs Optimized for Rechargeable NiMH Applications

Posted on 31 August 2019

  Class-leading low voltage drive contributes to greater energy efficiency and performance in compact battery-driven industrial equipment LAPIS Semiconductor, a member of the ROHM group, has announced the development of the ML620130 family of 16bit low power MCUs, optimized for compact industrial equipment requiring battery drive in noisy environments, featuring superior processing capability with low [...]

Highly integrated Hall sensors by Infineon reduce systems costs considerably

Posted on 30 August 2019

  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 [...]

ABB presents digital grid approach at leading power sector event in Paris

Posted on 25 August 2019

  Digital substations as key elements in future-oriented power grids to improve efficiency, safety and system visibility ABB is presenting its digital substation model at the Cigré conference and exhibition, in Paris from August 22-26, 2016, a leading global platform for power experts and a showcase for the latest technology developments in the sector. Digital [...]

Film capacitors: DC link capacitor for new IGBT modules

Posted on 23 August 2019

  ESL of just 25 nH Minimum ESR of just 0.6 mΩ TDK Corporation presents a new EPCOS DC link capacitor that has been specifically designed for the HybridPACK™ 1-DC6 IGBT module from Infineon Technologies. The outstanding features of this component are the six busbar terminals with dimensions that are matched precisely to fit the [...]

ROHM presents most comprehensive range of Automotive Grade LDO Regulators

Posted on 17 August 2019

  AEC-Q100-qualified devices provide superior characteristics, high reliability and miniaturization options for a multitude of Automotive applications ROHM has recently announced the availability of two new LDO regulator families, complementing the existing portfolio of LDOs and bringing the total number of its automotive-grade LDOs up to 184. With its miniaturized package size, ROHM’s new BUxxJA2MNVX-C [...]

Energy-efficient chokes with compact design and IP66 protection rating for outdoor mounting

Posted on 15 August 2019

  SMP Sintermetalle Prometheus GmbH & Co KG (SMP) offers chokes with a protective paint coating according to IP66 which protects them from water and dust. The components are used to choke the current in inverters that are exposed to harsh ambient conditions, including rail vehicles or oil rig applications. The IP66 protection rating enables [...]

ABB releases new medium-power IGBT modules

Posted on 11 August 2019

  ABB’s medium-power modules family, the 62Pak, is officially released for mass production and available for unlimited sales. End of April all qualification tests have been successfully finalized and ABB is proud to present a very competitive family of medium-power modules. The 62Pak line-up consists of modules in the 1700V voltage class. Three current ratings [...]