Power Controllers

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

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, 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

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, 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

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

Test & Measuring Instruments, Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

PWM Controllers combine 40 V operation with PMBus interfaces.

October 30, 2014

With configurability of digital MCU, Models MCP19118 and MCP19119 provide analog PWM control for DC-DC synchronous buck converters up to 40 V. Digitally Enhanced Power Analog controllers enable power-conversion circuit development with analog control loop that is programmable in integrated 8-bit PIC® MCU core's firmware. Integration is suited for applications such as battery-charging, LED-driving, USB power delivery, point-of-load, and automotive power supplies. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Linear Controller facilitates offline LED lighting design.

October 10, 2014

Integrating multiplier and tunable phase dimmer detection, as well as analog dimming inputs and drive circuit protection functions, Model TPS92410 eases design of downlights, fixtures, and lamps powered from offline AC or conventional DC power source. Operating over 9.5–450 V input voltage range, controller functions as standalone high-voltage LED string current regulator or pairs with TPS92411 floating switch to provide power in mains AC linear direct drive applications. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Multiphase Vcore ICs include PMBus(TM) interface, smart power stage.

August 20, 2014

Compliant with Intel® VR12.5 and VR12 voltage regulation specifications, DC/DC controllers TPS53661 (6-phase), TPS53641 (4-phase), and TPS53631 (3-phase) as well as synchronous buck NexFET smart power stages CSD95372B and CSD95373B provide digital multiphase solutions for powering Intel Xeon® processors. Complete multiphase core voltage (Vcore) power management system solution for enterprise servers, storage, and high-end desktop applications features up to 95% efficiency. Read More

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

Synchronous Step-Down Controller supports POL supplies.

July 28, 2014

Housed in 16-pin 3 x 3 QFN package, Model XR75100 is specified with wide input voltage range of 5–40 V and delivers adjustable output voltage from 0.6–30 V. Emulated current mode Constant On-Time control scheme provides fast transient response without compromises. Supporting point-of-load supplies from industrial 24 Vdc and 24 Vac rectified sources, RoHS-compliant device provides 0.008%/V line regulation across entire input voltage range and 1% output accuracy over full temperature range. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Solar Charge Controllers include built-in power limiting.

June 11, 2014

Comprising 8 models ranging from BlueSolar MPPT 75/15 to BlueSolar MPPT 150/85, controllers include automatic battery voltage recognition, intelligent battery management by load shedding, fast response times to solar irradiance, and multi-stage charging algorithms. Built-in solar power limiting ensures output power of system will never exceed maximum rating of controller. With Victron Remote Management portal, installations can be monitored from anywhere via web browser. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

USB Power Delivery Controllers deliver up to 100 W.

June 11, 2014

Available in 32-pin QFN and 28-pin TSSOP packages, UPD100X Series supports 5 USB-IF standard UPD power profiles plus additional 25 UPD-compliant profiles for total of 30 profiles supported by single chip. Integrated quad-banks of one-time programmable memory allow further system customization without need for external memory components. Single USB cable can be used for data, and can simultaneously deliver up to 100 W of power from single standard USB port. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Module offers adjustable 2.5-30 V output.

April 28, 2014

Supporting 10–80 V input range, 4 A Model ISL8216M offers flexible solution for 12, 24, 36, and 48 V applications, including high voltage embedded board controllers. Non-isolated DC/DC step-down power module features output regulation of ±1% over -40 to +85°C ambient range and programmable switching frequency of 200–600 kHz. Housed in thermally enhanced 15 x 15 x 3.6 mm over-molded HDA package, module includes over-current, over-/under-voltage, and over-temperature shutdown. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Programmable Power Controller increases system efficiency.

February 5, 2014

Fully programmable, 6-phase controller, MP2953, incorporates telemetry and Auto-Loop Compensation features. Coupled with Intelli-Phase™ DriverMOS ICs, MP2953 also delivers optimal performance regarding efficiency and transient response. Current Sense technique allows accurate monitoring and reporting of output current, while digital power management and control features provide real-time intelligence. Auto-tune technology allows for changes in load and temperature to enable power savings. Read More

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

Switching Controller delivers 1% output accuracy.

January 28, 2014

Supporting point-of-load supplies up to 35 A, XRP6141 Synchronous Step Down Controller achieves optimized transient response and output accuracy using emulated current mode Constant On-Time control loop. Device is specified with input voltage range of 4.5–22 V and delivers output voltage from 0.6–18 V. Housed in 16-pin, 3 x 3 QFN package, RoHS-compliant controller delivers core voltage rails for ASICs, FPGAs, DSPs, and network processors in communications, networking, and industrial markets. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Dual-Core MCUs offer 800 MIPS of floating point performance.

December 18, 2013

Providing dual-core C28x processing capabilities and dual real-time control accelerators, C2000™ Delfino™ 32-bit F2837xD Series enables designers to develop low-latency systems in computationally demanding control applications. Designers can also consolidate multiple embedded processors into single MCU for applications requiring real-time signal analysis, such as high-end servo drives and solar central inverters. With 4 independent 16-bit ADCs, MCUs can manage multiple analog signals. Read More