Monthly Archives: September 2017

Opto-isolated IGBT gate pre-driver IC suits EVs & HEVs

Toshiba Electronics Europe has announced an opto-isolated IGBT gate pre-driver IC with enhanced protection functions for the in-vehicle inverters of EVs and HEVs. Inverter control is used to drive the motors of electric and hybrid vehicles efficiently. As the control … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Arrays offer multiple resistance values in one device

Vishay Intertechnology has introduced what the company hails as the industry’s first thick film chip resistor arrays to offer multiple resistance values in one device. The AEC-Q200-qualified devices are available with two resistors of different values in the 0606 case … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Automotive SMT power inductors operate up to +180°C

Designed for use in high temperature, high power, automotive applications, TT Electronics has announced a range of SMT power inductors. The HA72T-06 series inductors meet the growing automotive market’s demand for certified, high power inductors for high efficiency DC/DC converter … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

RF IC enables keyless entry & low-power tracking

Combining a sophisticated multi-channel RF transceiver with a 3D low frequency (3DLF) interface that supports ultra-low power operation, the MLX73290-A has been unveiled by Melexis. This RF IC is optimised for use in vehicle activation, logistics and IoT applications such … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment