Electronic Products & Technology


April 17, 2020 by Stephen Law

650V MOSFET boosts reliability, performance

INFINEON CoolSiC 650V silicon carbide (SiC) MOSFETs address the growing demand for energy efficiency, power density, and robustness in a wide range of applications. Devices are rated from 27mΩ to 107mΩ. Products are available in classic TO-247 3-pin as well…
April 10, 2020 by EP&T Magazine

COVID-19 has stunted chip demand

Backdrop for the semiconductor sector has altered in 3-months, says GlobalData
April 9, 2020 by Stephen Law

COVID-19 will put 2020 semi sector recovery at risk

But, pandemic is no game-changer, according to GlobalData report
March 31, 2020 by Joe Pasetti, vice-president of global public policy and advocacy at SEMI

Group urges ‘essential business’ designation of semi firms

Chip association SEMI says its necessary to ensure continuous operation worldwide
March 13, 2020 by Stephen Law

IC families deliver mmWave solutions

RENESAS F65xx transmit active beamforming ICs and F692x low-noise amplifiers deliver a performance boost for antennas used in Satcom and radar systems, and address the thermal and integration challenges designers face as they transition from bulky mechanically scanned antennas to…
February 26, 2020 by Joe McDonald, The Associated Press, Bejing

China struggles to revive manufacturing amid virus outbreak

Companies and economists say it may be months before production is back to normal
February 20, 2020 by Stephen Law

MCUs optimized for performance, versatility for hardware customization

MICROCHIP PIC18-Q43 Product Family of microcontrollers (MCUs) feature versatile Core Independent Peripherals with advanced interconnection capabilities so designers can effortlessly customize sophisticated hardware design. MCUs are equipped with Direct Memory Access (DMA), Configurable Logic Cells (CLCs), 16-bit PWMs, a 12-bit…
February 17, 2020 by EP&T Magazine

Emergence of 5G pushing macroeconomic trends in semiconductors

GlobalData study shows it will push for new architectures, business models, and materials
February 16, 2020 by EP&T Magazine

Sequans and Avnet execute global disty deal

Agreement covers Sequans' portfolio of IoT chips, modules, and development platform
February 13, 2020 by Stephen Law

30V P-Channel MOSFET lowers RDS(ON) to increase power density

VISHAY INTERTECHNOLOGY Siliconix SiSS05DN 30V p-channel TrenchFET Gen IV power MOSFET provides industry-low on-resistance of 3.5mΩ at 10V in the 3.3mm by 3.3mm thermally enhanced PowerPAK 1212-8S package. Device delivers best in class on-resistance times gate charge — a critical figure…
February 12, 2020 by Stephen Law

Source-down 25V power MOSFET comes in PQFN 3.3×3.3mm package

INFINEON TECHNOLOGIES OptiMOS source-down 25V power MOSFET comes in PQFN 3.3×3.3mm package, setting an industry benchmark in MOSFET performance, reducing on-state resistance (R DS(on)) and boosting thermal management capability. Product is suitable for a wide range of applications such as drives,…
February 7, 2020 by Stephen Law

Automotive grade MPSoC Product is AEC-Q100 qualified

XILINX Automotive XA Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC family is qualified according to AEC-Q100 test specifications with full ISO26262 ASIL-C level certification. Product integrates a feature-rich 64-bit quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 and dual-core ARM Cortex-R5 based processing system (PS) and Xilinx programmable logic…