Ceramic Capacitor comes in commercial and automotive grades.

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Featuring 100 V rating and ranges from .047-1.0 µfarads, X7R surface-mount multilayer ceramic capacitor has tolerances of J (±5%), K (±10%), and M (±20%). Operating temperature range of capacitor is between -55 to 125°C, with zero bias capacitance shift limited to ±15%. Used in automotive and power supply applications, RoHS compliant capacitor is offered with 100% pure matte tin-plated terminations.

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KEMET Expands Multilayer Ceramic Capacitor Portfolio with Extended Capacitance Values in Commercial- and Automotive-Grade X7R Components

GREENVILLE, S.C., Sept. 1 // -- KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM) today announced the expansion of their surface-mount multilayer ceramic capacitor (MLCC) portfolio with the extension of capacitance values in the X7R dielectric. These extended values are being offered in a 100 volt rating and range from .047 to 1.0 µfarads. They are available in tolerances of J (±5%), K (±10%), and M (±20%). Case sizes include EIA 0603, 0805, 1206, and 1210. These components meet the requirements of the Automotive Electronics Council's AEC-Q200-Rev. C and are available in both Commercial and Automotive grades.

Widely used throughout the electronics industry, including automotive, power supply and general electronic applications where higher operating temperatures are required, these new extended values are RoHS compliant and are being offered with 100% pure matte tin-plated terminations for excellent solderability.

The operating temperature range of the X7R capacitor is between -55°C and +125°C, with zero bias capacitance shift limited to ±15% over those ranges.

Contact KEMET for additional details on these new products, or visit www.kemet.com/ for complete specifications and performance characteristics.

KEMET Corporation provides industry-leading, high-performance capacitance solutions, including the world's most complete line of surface-mount capacitor technologies across tantalum, ceramic, and solid aluminum dielectrics, provided with the world's best quality, delivery, and service. KEMET's common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol KEM. KEMET is an ISO 9001:2000 and ISO/TS 16949:2002 certified company.

Dean W. Dimke
Director of Corporate and Marketing Communication

Corey Antoniades
Associate Product Line Manager
Ceramic Business Unit

Source: KEMET Corporation

Web site: www.kemet.com/

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