Power & Voltage Controls & Controllers

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

LDO Voltage Regulators support double data rate memory.

May 29, 2015

Featuring built-in power MOSFETs, Models NCP51200, NCP51400, NCP51510, and NCP51199 are suited for SDRAM DIMM memories, servers, routers, smartphones, tablets, STBs, and printers. Devices support DDR1, DDR2, DDR3, LPDDR3, DDR4, and LPDDR4 standards with termination voltages down to 500 mV. Operating from -40 to +125°C, each regulator is capable of actively sourcing and sinking full 2.0 A when used with DDR4 and LPDDR4. ICs also offer soft-start, on-chip thermal shutdown, and remote sensing. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Synchronous Buck PWM Controller simplifies power supply design.

May 28, 2015

Supporting 4.5–60 V input and configurable 0.6–54 V output, ISL8117 can bypass intermediate step-down conversion stage employed in industrial applications. Duty cycle (40 nsec min on time) enables direct step-down conversion from 48 V to 1 V POL, while valley current mode modulation with adaptive slope compensation enables stable operation for range of Vin and Vout combinations; no external compensation is required. Programmable switching frequency range is 100 kHz to 2 MHz. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Power Controller/PHY IP Solution reduces mobile SoC energy draw.

May 27, 2015

Reducing active and standby power consumption for mobile SoCs, Synopsys DesignWare® IP for PCIe® 3.1 specification helps designers extend mobile device battery life. L1 sub-states and power gating techniques, including utilization of power switches, power islands, or retention cells, reduce standby power to <10 µW/lane. Supply under drive, transmitter design, and equalization bypass schemes reduce active power to <5 mW/Gb/lane while meeting PCIe 3.1 electrical specification. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Security/Automation Systems meet police confirmation requirements.

May 19, 2015

Connecting security devices, thermostats, light switches, telephone, and backup battery with 5 built-in ports to connect additional control devices, EU versions of OmniPro II, Omni IIe, and Omni LTe controllers provide security and automation for homes and small commercial settings. EN50131- and PD6662-compliant products, offered in both English and Italian language versions, bridge diverse protocols. Tamper Kit for Omni security consoles is also available. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Multichannel Potentiostat provides 1 MS/s sampling rate.

April 30, 2015

Installed into PMC CHS08A chassis and driven by VersaStudio software, PMC-2000 Channel adds capabilities to PARSTAT MC family of modular potentiostats, providing additional voltage measurement 6-wire capabilities, EIS accuracy to 7 MHz, 30 V Compliance and Polarization, and 1 A of current. Hot-swappable channels permit researchers to add or remove channel without interruption while running experiment. With data acquisition speed of 1 µs, unit is suited for high-speed applications. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Rugged XMC Graphics Module combines low power, high performance.

April 20, 2015

Based on 3U VPX VPX3-716 Graphics Engine (AMD Radeon™ E8860 GPU-based display card), XMC-725 delivers multiple independent channels (up to 4 heads) of graphics output: DVI/LVDS/RGB-HV/DisplayPort™. Performance is optimized over -40 to +85°C basecard edge temperature, and 2 GB dedicated onboard memory supports demanding applications. Requiring <17 W, SWaP-optimized design eliminates need to throttle performance and unwanted shutdowns. Applications may only require as little as 10 W draw. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

HV Synchronous Buck Regulator stays cool in 3 x 4 mm package.

April 16, 2015

Supplied in Hyper Speed Control™ and HyperLight Load® architectures, MIC28511/12/13 are pin-compatible, high-voltage (HV), synchronous, step-down, switching regulators. Products integrate HV buck controller and FETZilla™ power MOSFETs as well as various protections and internal soft start. Along with adjustable output voltage as low as 0.8 V with accuracy of +1%, features include constant switching frequency that can be programmed from 200–680 kHz.
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Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Secure Microcontrollers feature integrated NFC.

April 10, 2015

Based on 250 MHz ARM® Cortex™ M3 processor with advanced power management, StrataGX BCM58100 MCUs protect sensitive consumer data from threats at physical and network layer. BroadSAFE™ architecture offers tamper protection and encryption as well as secure storage and processing of card information and biometric user data. Compliant with FIPS, microcontrollers integrate NFC for tap-to-access, tap-to-pair, and tap-to-pay applications, including mPOS terminals, home automation, and IoT products. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Management ICs feature 6 DC/DC regulators.

March 24, 2015

Available in 4.5 x 4.5 mm FQFN package, MIC7400/MIC7401 Series combines 5 independent 3 A synchronous buck converters, independent 200 mA non-synchronous boost converter, and numerous programmable features. Devices operate from 2.4–5.5 V input and provide output of 0.8–3.3 V for buck regulators with 1.5% output accuracy over line/load and temperature. Configurable via I2C interface and internal EEPROM, PMICs are suited for SSDs as well as smart-home and IoT devices. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

LDO Regulator for Mobile Devices uses fine analog IC process.

March 18, 2015

Using fine analog IC process for advanced CMOS, TCR2LN/LE/LF series offers 200 mA output. Fixed output voltages from 0.8–3.6 V are available, and standard features include on/off control input, over-current protection, and auto-discharge option. Characteristics and package size suit mobile devices that require extended battery lives and high-density board assembly, including wearables, smartphones, tablet PCs, and portable games. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Controls & Controllers

Switching Regulator offers output tracking and sequencing. .

March 16, 2015

Delivering up to 2 A of continuous output current from 2.7–5.5 V input, Model ISL8002B features 2 MHz switching frequency which provides optimal transient response. Output tracking and sequencing of FPGAs and MPUs ensures sensitive multi-rails properly start up and shut down. Housed in 2 x 2 mm TDFN package, synchronous buck regulator offers up to 95% peak efficiency. Device is suited for point-of load conversions in networking, factory automation, instrumentation, and medical equipment. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Controls & Controllers

PSR Chipset achieves zero standby power consumption.

March 16, 2015

Supporting 5–24 V output voltages, UCC28730 primary-side regulation (PSR) flyback controller with 700 V startup switch and UCC24650 wake-up monitor is suited for AC/DC power supplies up to 75 W. Smart load monitor with wake-up feature enables rapid step response with tiny output capacitors. Adapting to converter-loading conditions, intelligent sleep function can disable system functions, adapt for AC relay control, or disable synchronous rectifier at no load. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Control and I/O Products offer total plant automation.

March 12, 2015

Consisting of DIN rail-mounted control and I/O products based on scalable architecture and flexible design, Symphony® Plus SD Series optimizes energy efficiency in diverse operating environments within power and water industries. Able to withstand  temperatures from -20 to +70°C without additional environmental protection, series is especially suited for applications where control is distributed over wide area in harsh conditions, such as wind and solar power plants. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Fixed Voltage, 5 V Linear Voltage Regulators operate up to 175°C.

February 18, 2015

Ruggedized for automotive and industrial applications, CMT-ANTARES delivers up to 200 mA to output load from 5.5–30 V input. Output voltage is stabilized to 5 V ±5%, including all possible variations: initial accuracy, temperature changes from -55 to +175°C (Tj), line and load regulations. Immune to latch-up and resistant to ESD events up to 6 KV (HBM), chip is also protected against short circuits and power overloading by current limiter and has OTP triggering above 225°C (Tj). Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Lead Acid Battery Controller features DIN-Rail mount design.

February 12, 2015

Featuring redundant inputs for two independent sources, modular TSP BCMU360 Series provides management system with which to charge and monitor external lead-acid battery. These 360 W, shockproof and vibration proof units, intended for uninterruptible 24 and 48 Vdc bus voltage, operate from -25 to +70°C and incorporate battery protection system for over-voltage, deep discharge, short circuit, and reverse connection. Other features include alarm signals, remote on/off, and metal casing. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Digital Controllers feature VR12/12.5 compliant interface.

January 27, 2015

Featuring single and dual phase outputs and supporting both PMBus and Intel’s VR12.5 Serial VID bus, Models PV3103, PV3104, and PV3202 provide precision regulation and telemetry to support servers, high-end desktops, and embedded computing systems. RoHS-compliant DC/DC controllers feature 0.6–1.52 V output and programmable frequency from 375 kHz to 1 MHz. Units offer Auto-Control® real-time adaptive loop compensation, programmable fault protection, and configurable phase add/drop. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Linear Voltage Regulator features radiation-hardened design.

December 9, 2014

With enable function, Model APPREG2 allows users to power up or power down certain sections of their system electronics, saving power and preserving internal power chain. Radiation-hardened, positive voltage regulator features wide input/output voltage differential of 40 V and comes in both adjustable and fixed output voltage configurations. Assembled in hermetic TO-257 package, regulator provides up to 1.5 A of output current over full input voltage range. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Step-Down Switching Voltage Regulator continually outputs 3.0 A.

November 19, 2014

Used for power regulation, conversion, and management, Fairchild FAN53525 consists of 2.4 MHz TinyBuck® regulator providing digitally programmable output from 2.5–5.5 V input supply. Output voltage is programmable from 0.600–1.39375 V in 6.25 mV steps via I²C interface capable of operating up to 3.4 MHz. Using proprietary architecture with synchronous rectification, unit can deliver 3.0 A continuous at over 80% efficiency; efficiency is maintained at load currents down to 10 mA. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

High-Voltage Switching Regulators suit offline SMPS applications.

November 7, 2014

Respectively delivering up to 25, 15, and 12 W, ON Semiconductor's NCP1129, NCP1126, and NCP1124 generate jittered 65 or 100 kHz switching frequency. Products integrate fixed frequency peak current mode controller with 650 V avalanche rated MOSFET. Supplied in Pb-free PDIP-7 packages, NCP112x devices offer 50 msec timer-based auto-recovery short circuit protection, frequency foldback down to 26 kHz; option for auto-recovery or latched short circuit protection; and adjustable current limit. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Motion/EtherCAT Network Controller meets modern machinery needs.

October 31, 2014

Intended for motion-centric applications, SPiiPlusEC controls up to 64 fully synchronized axes and up to 5 KHz rate of profile generation and EtherCAT® cycle. Network can be comprised of any ACS EtherCAT servo and step motor drives and I/Os modules, as well as any certified EtherCAT module made by other vendors that complies with CAN over EtherCAT (CoE) protocol. NetworkBoost™ option increases machine uptime using ring topology-based redundancy. Read More