Product News: Electrical Equipment & Systems
DC-DC Converter ICs utilize 12 V power MOSFET technology.
Press Release Summary:
June 1, 2012 - Offering compact footprints ranging from 4 A at 190 mm² to 15 A at 308 mm², EN2300 Series integrates controller, power MOSFETs, high frequency input capacitors, compensation network, and inductor. Devices support input voltage range of 4.5-14 V and output voltage range of 0.6-5 V. Achieving up to 95% efficiency with flattened efficiency profile from 10-100% load, PowerSoCs permit designers to manage power effectively over entire operating range.
Original Press Release
Enpirion Announces EN2300 Family of 12 Volt Integrated Power IC Solutions Delivering the Industry's Highest Power Density
Press release date: May 21, 2012
The market pressure to add more value and functionality to end products compresses available PCB space. The EN2300 family along with the rest of Enpirion's PowerSoC portfolio provides the industry's highest density power IC solutions - greatly minimizing the amount of space needed for power management compared to alternative discrete and modules solutions. Reduced Energy Consumption - High Efficiency
All EN2300 devices achieves up to 95 percent efficiency with a flattened efficiency profile from 10% to 100% load permitting designers to manage power effectively over the entire operating range. Higher-Quality End Products: fewer parts - 8x Higher Reliability
Enpirion integrated power IC solutions achieve 35,700 years mean time between failures (MTBF). PowerSoCs are specified, simulated, characterized, validated and manufacturing-tested as a complete power system - which, when coupled with tightly controlled IC manufacturing processes and fewer total components, yields unsurpassed reliability. Competitive Products, Simplified Supply Chain - Total Solution Cost Reduction
Enpirion PowerSoCs require fewer external components. EN2300's inherently low ripple (e.g. <10 mV) and EMI (i.e. CISPR 22 Class B compliant) eliminate the need for external noise filters, while its thermal performance eliminate the need for heat sinks or airflow. Time to Market, More Projects Commercialized - Simplified Design Flow
The EN2300 family, like all Enpirion PowerSoCs, requires 45% fewer man-hours and 1/3 less exposure to design cycle iteration versus discrete switching regulators. Fully validated and proven PCB layout and design files enable customers nearly 100 percent first-pass reported success. Price and Availability
Enpirion's EN2300 devices are available now. They are available direct from Enpirion (www.enpirion.com) or through distribution with EN2340QIat $3.56, EN2360QI at $4.41, EN2390QI at $6.60, EN23F0QI at $9.00 at volumes of 1k units. About Enpirion
The leader of integrated power IC solutions driving the miniaturization of DC-DC power systems. Enpirion's products are leading the discrete-to-integrated transition in the multi-billion dollar power IC market. Its integrated power IC solutions simplify design complexity while addressing the space constraints and efficiency needs faced by designers of enterprise, telecom, storage, industrial and embedded applications. In engineering complete power-systems-on-a-chip (PowerSoC), Enpirion is the only semiconductor company that owns all key enabling analog power technologies: high-frequency MOSFET, magnetics and packaging. Enpirion's extensive portfolio of DC-DC converter PowerSoCs with integrated inductors enable the industry's smallest solution footprints and are recognized for their high efficiency, low noise, exceptional thermal performance, high reliability and ease of use. Unlike discrete power products, Enpirion's turnkey solutions give designers complete power systems that are fully simulated, characterized, validated and production qualified. For more information about Enpirion, please visit www.enpirion.com. Company contact:
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