Electronic Products & Technology


August 26, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

XTronics signs rep deal with Power Partners

X Tronics Inc., Concord ON, has signed a manufacturers representatives’ agreement to sell Power Partners, a TT Electronics company, products in Canada.  Power Partners’ industrial products are widely used in applications such as printers, test and measurement instruments, factory automation,…
June 20, 2019 by Stephen Law

SMD inductor range addresses power density, efficiency challenges

KEMET METCOM series of SMD metal composite power inductors are suitable for developing more efficient dc to dc switching power supplies, as well as other power-related applications including EMI filtering. The metal composite core provides high current saturation characteristics that…
June 14, 2019 by Stephen Law

Precise constant current generation with dc-dc converters

WURTH ELEKTRONIK MagI³C Power Modules are dc-dc converters with integrated controller IC, inductors and capacitors. The board is based on the MagI³C VDRM (Variable Step Down Regulator Module) to which two additional control loops have been added. The design is…
June 4, 2019 by Stephen Law

Power management IC reduces size of smart appliances

ROHM SEMICONDUCTOR BD71847AMWV power management IC (PMIC) is optimized for NXP Semiconductors’ i.MX 8M mini applications processors to contribute to longer operating time and to reduce the size of smart speakers, networked audio, smart displays and other smart home appliances.…
May 28, 2019 by Stephen Law

Shielded power inductors delivers values from 22 to 47µH

COILCRAFT XAL7050 Series of high-temperature power inductors is available with inductance values from 22 to 47µH and current ratings as high as 5.5 Amps, with low DCR for greater efficiency. Firm offers a lower-profile companion, the XAL7030 that comes with…
May 9, 2019 by Stephen Law

Shielded surface mount power inductors serve high reliability designs

API DELEVAN Series HRSPD127, shielded surface mount power inductors provide reliable operation in harsh environments. Devices are built to meet mechanical shock, high-frequency vibration, solderability and moisture resistance per MIL-STD-202, thermal shock per MIL-PRF-27 and SnPb reflow profile per MIL-PRF-83446.…
April 19, 2019 by Stephen Law

True 1000A voltage regulator solution serves next gen AI, 5G networking

INFINEON XDPE132G5C True 1000A voltage regulator solution delivers 16-phase digital PWM multiphase controller. The portfolio enables currents of 500 to 1000A and higher for next generation CPUs, GPUs, FPGA and ASICs used in high-end artificial intelligence (AI) servers and 5G datacom…
April 8, 2019 by Stephen Law

TT Electronics acquires Power Partners

TT extends expands North American presence, increases footprint in medical and connected health applications
April 4, 2019 by Stephen Law

Reference designs simplify, speed development of battery charging apps

RENESAS ELECTRONICS Reference designs simplify and speed the development of USB Power Delivery (PD3.0) and USB-C battery charging applications such as USB-C computing hubs, power banks, car chargers, SSD enclosures, point of sale (POS) printers, and desktop displays. The RTK-251-1PowerBank3…
April 2, 2019 by GaN Systems Inc., Ottawa

Trends impacting escalating demand for data and power

An explosion in data-intensive technologies such as IoT, AI, machine learning and blockchain will mean significant new pressures to meet escalating demand for more power
March 27, 2019 by Stephen Law

Ultra-micro power connectors enhance design flexibility

SAMTEC mPOWER Ultra-Micro Power Connectors serves as micro high-power solution with enhanced design flexibility for power-only or power/signal applications. The 2.00mm pitch power connector system (UMPT/UMPS) provides a small form factor while achieving up to 18 Amps per blade. Device…
March 22, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Analog Devices collaborates with UnitedSiC on SiC products

UnitedSiC, a manufacturer of silicon carbide (SiC) power semiconductors, announced a strategic investment and long-term supply agreement from Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI).  Terms of the investment and supply agreement were not announced.  “From our first meeting with the ADI Power…