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Akros Silicon Inc

262 Santa Ana Court, Sunnyvale, CA, 94085, USA

  • 408-746-9391 (fax)

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Faisal Ahmad
Phone: 408-746-9000 ext 105
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Akros Silicon Inc

electrical equipment & systems, electronic components & devices

Bidirectional Digital Isolator offers 3.4 MHz communication.

June 3, 2014

Comprising dual channel bidirectional I2C digital isolator as well as 5 unidirectional channels of isolation, Model AS1705 enables real-time telemetry and control of Power Sourcing Equipment controllers used in PoE-capable switches and routers. Each isolation channel is rated to provide 2.5 kV of galvanic isolation. On bidirectional I2C channels, device's 3.4 MHz data rate provides needed bandwidth for system's processor to dynamically monitor and control power requirements for PSE controllers. Read More

electronic components & devices, green & clean

SoC Energy Management IC integrates digital isolation.

November 28, 2012

Housed in RoHS-compliant, 64-pin 9 x 9 QFN package, Model AS1860 supports deployments of 60 W and above PoE Power Device applications such as thin clients, monitors, industrial Ethernet, IPTV, building management, and industrial networking. Device features dynamic power level adjustment without using optocouplers and associated complex compensation networks. By integrating GreenEdge™ digital isolation, AS1860 enables implementation of advanced diagnostic and high-voltage telemetry features. Read More

electrical equipment & systems, electronic components & devices

DC-DC Controller ICs provide gate drive signal shaping.

March 15, 2011

Capable of providing up to 100 W, AS12xx Series is configurable for flyback, forward, boost, or buck power topologies used in isolated and non-isolated converters. Units feature 8.5-57 V input voltage, 100-500 kHz programmable PWM, and programmable soft start. FET gate drive signals are shaped to minimize switching noise and optimize EMI. Housed in 5 x 5 mm QFN package, RoHS-compliant ICs deliver greater than 92% efficiency and are suited for consumer electronic equipment. Read More

controls & controllers, electronic components & devices

SoC targets isolated DC-DC power applications.

August 6, 2009

Model AS1454 quad-output digital power SoC integrates capabilities of up to 8 separate ICs. It includes 9-72 V input range isolated primary converter, 2 kV isolation barrier, high-current-capable buck or boost PWM controller, and 2 x 2 A buck regulators. Built-in cross-isolation DC-DC timing management and digital power control deliver 92% DC-DC efficiency. Unit offers selectable spread-spectrum clocking on all PWMs to minimize spectral noise/EMI of power supplies. Read More

controls & controllers, electronic components & devices, green & clean

PoE Chip integrates 2 kV isolation.

June 1, 2009

PoE Power System-on-a-Chip, built on GreenEdge(TM) digital isolation technology, integrates functionality of IEEE 802.3af/at PD controller and quad-output digital power DC-DC converters and eliminates need for optocouplers. Cross-isolation DC-DC timing management and digital power control deliver optimized DC-DC efficiency across range of light- to full-load conditions. Unit also enables direct digital management of both isolated primary-side and secondary-side system power. Read More

electronic components & devices

IC offers EMI and ESD suppression for Ethernet applications.

December 31, 2007

Operating from 3.3 or 2.5 V single supply over -40 to 85°C industrial temperature range, Model AS1602 features 90 mW typical power consumption and 55 mW low power mode. Device integrates active chokes that provide 10 dB of additional common mode (CM) noise suppression over entire 1-125 MHz Ethernet bandwidth, allowing designers to meet Class B compliance (FCC Part 15 or CISPR22). It offers ±25 kV air discharge and ±12 kV cable discharge event ESD protection. Read More

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