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BLDC motor gate drivers consume 5µA in sleep mode

BLDC motor gate drivers consume 5µA in sleep mode
Integrating a power module and a LIN transceiver, Microchip has introduced two 3-phase BLDC motor gate drivers. Suitable for battery-powered or energy-efficient motor applications in the industrial and automotive sectors, the MCP8025 and MCP8026 drivers offer a typical low sleep current of 5µA and can act as Master or Slave in low-power standby mode.
30th September 2014

ESD & surge protector removes the need for X-ray inspection

ESD & surge protector removes the need for X-ray inspection
Offering sharper triggering than Zener diodes or varistors to provide a superior protection solution, Diodes Incorporated introduces an AEC-Q101 qualified ESD and surge protector. According to the manufacturer, the D24V0L1B2LPSQ offers improved protection, greater reliability and easier inspection during manufacturing, when compared to Zener-based and varistor devices.
29th September 2014

Hall effect sensor doesn't need a PCB or discrete components

Hall effect sensor doesn't need a PCB or discrete components
Able to be directly implemented into the design without a PCB or supplementary board level components, a new version of the MLX92242 Hall effect sensor IC has been introduced by Melexis. With a built-in capacitor, the sensor IC does not increase the overall dimensions or require additional soldering.
18th September 2014


Switch provides stable data comms for moving vehicles

Switch provides stable data comms for moving vehicles
An industrial Ethernet switch, designated the TGS-1080-M12, has been launched by ORing. The full-Gigabit switch has a number of features which enable the device to provide stable data communications for moving vehicles. These features include integrated M12 connectors, an IP-40 casing and a temperature range from -40 to 70°C. The switch's 8 ports also make the device suited to rolling stock applications.
12th September 2014

Automotive resistors offer resistances of 1Ω to 1MΩ

Automotive resistors offer resistances of 1Ω to 1MΩ
Vishay Intertechnology has announced that the MC AT professional series automotive thin film chip resistors are AEC-Q200 qualified over resistances from 1Ω to 1MΩ. Operating over a temperature range from -55 to +175°C, the resistors are designed to deliver stability under harsh environmental conditions in automotive and industrial applications, rated for 1,000 hours at 175°C.
8th September 2014

IC delivers best-in-class performance for car radios

IC delivers best-in-class performance for car radios
Claimed to provide best-in-class AM/FM and HD Radio/DAB/DMB digital radio performance for demanding car radio systems, the Si4790x tuner IC family has been announced by Silicon Labs. The automotive tuner ICs deliver exceptional flexibility and scalability for Tier 1 automotive infotainment suppliers and aftermarket car radio makers worldwide.
27th August 2014

Class-D audio amplifier cuts cost & development time

Class-D audio amplifier cuts cost & development time
Allowing designers to eliminate multiple discrete components, the mono-channel, analog differential input TAS5421-Q1 audio amplifier has been unveiled. Texas Instruments claim that this is the industry’s first automotive Class-D audio amplifier to integrate load-dump protection and diagnostics in a single device for emergency call (eCall) and instrument cluster systems.
26th August 2014

Bipolar transistors target automotive applications

Bipolar transistors target automotive applications
Claimed to be the industry's first bipolar transistors in the 5x6x1mm low profile LFPAK56 (SOT669) SMD power plastic package, NXP Semiconductors has announced the PHPT60603NY, PHPT60603PY, PHPT61003NY, PHPT61003PY, PHPT61002NYC and PHPT61002PYC. AEC-Q101 qualified, the 60 and 100V low saturation transistors target automotive applications in ambient temperatures of up to 175°C.
12th August 2014

Thin film chip resistors are AEC-Q200 qualified

Thin film chip resistors are AEC-Q200 qualified
Featuring gold terminations for conductive gluing, the MC ATAU series of precision thin film chip resistors has been unveiled by Vishay Intertechnology. Operating over a wide temperature range from -55 to +155°C, the AEC-Q200 qualified resistors feature tight tolerances to ±0.1% and TCR down to ±15ppm/K in 0402 and 0603 case sizes.
7th August 2014

TACT switch promotes a comfortable cabin environment

TACT switch promotes a comfortable cabin environment
Designed for in-vehicle cabin controls, the SKST Series TACT switch has been introduced by ALPS ELECTRIC EUROPE. With mass production already underway, the switch fulfils the tough conditions of the vehicle cabin environment with a 4N operating force and an operating life of 500,000 cycles.
6th August 2014


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