New PES1600 Series Power Supplies from Bel is Ideal for Powering IBA in Servers, Routers, and Network Switches

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PES1600 Series are a hot-pluggable, 1600-W platinum-efficient front-end AC and DC power supplies featuring parallel operation with active current sharing. They are equipped with full digital controls for greater performance. Supplies also meet an 80-plus “Platinum” efficiency. Delivered in a compact package, the PES1600’s CRPS features include black box event recorder, short-time overload capability, and fast overcurrent detection.

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Bel Power Solutions Announces PES1600 Series

Platinum Efficient 1600 W AC & DC Power Supplies Include CRPS Features

Santa Clara, CA [June 21, 2018] Bel Power Solutions and Protection, a Bel group company (NASDAQ: BELFA and BELFB) and premier global manufacturer of power management devices, announces the PES1600 Series, 1600 W Platinum efficient front-end AC & DC power supplies for powering intermediate bus architectures (IBA) in high performance and high reliability servers, routers and network switches.

The PES1600 power supplies are hot-pluggable and feature parallel operation with active current sharing and full digital controls for improved performance. Cooling is managed by a fan controlled by the DSP controller. PES1600 delivers a power density of 42 W/in3 and meets 80 Plus “Platinum” efficiency in a compact package measuring 80 x 40 x 195 mm. An active ORing device on the output ensures no reverse load current and renders the supply ideally suited for operation in redundant power systems. An always-on +12 V 40 W standby output is provided. The PES1600 was designed to include CRPS features such as a black box event recorder, short time overload capability and fast overcurrent detection.

The PES1600-12-080NA is available from Digi-Key, Mouser, Arrow and Allied. For more detailed information, visit the PES1600 product page or

PES1600-12-080ND samples are available upon request. For more detailed information, visit the PES1600 product page or

For technical inquiries, send an eMail to, call +1 866-513-2839 for North America and +49 6172 95520 for EMEA or visit

About Bel

Bel ( designs, manufactures and markets a broad array of products that power, protect and connect electronic circuits. These products are primarily used in the networking, telecommunications, computing, military and aerospace, transportation and broadcasting industries. Bel’s product groups include Magnetic Solutions (integrated connector modules, power transformers, power inductors and discrete components), Power Solutions and Protection (front-end, boardmount and industrial power products, module products and circuit protection) and Connectivity Solutions (expanded beam fiber optic, copper-based, RF and RJ connectors and cable assemblies). The Company operates facilities around the world.

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