Diodes Incorporated – Compact TVS diode protects high-speed USB and Thunderbolt interfaces

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Diodes Incorporated has introduced the DESD3V3Z1BCSF-7 TVS diode, which provides ESD protection to the high-speed I/O ports of advanced Systems-on-Chip (SoCs) featuring differential signal lines running at frequencies of 5GHz and higher. The DESD3V3Z1BCSF-7 is ideal for the protection of high-speed interfaces such as USB 3.1/3.2, Thunderbolt™ 3, PCI Express® 3.0/4.0, HDMI 2.0a and DisplayPort™ […]

Diodes Incorporated – New automotive-grade Hall-effect ICs offer wide choice of switching sensitivities

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Diodes Inc., has introduced the AH336xQ and AH339xQ series of high-voltage, unipolar Hall-effect switch ICs for automotive applications. The automotive-qualified AH336xQ and AH339xQ magnetic switches offer a wide range of operating sensitivities. Intended for position and proximity sensing in automotive applications, these contactless switches may be used in both the cabin and the engine compartment. […]

Diodes Incorporated – Three-phase half-bridge gate driver simplifies PMSM and BLDC motor designs

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The DGD2136 from Diodes Inc., is an integrated three-phase gate driver for driving N channel MOSFETs or IGBTs in a half-bridge configuration, and is intended for use in Brushless DC (BLDC) and permanent magnet synchronous motors (PMSMs). The device is optimised for three-phase applications, driving three half-bridges formed from N-channel MOSFETs or IGBTs. A high- […]

Diodes Incorporated – Power IC optimised for driving LRA and ERM haptic feedback devices

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The new PAM8016 from Diodes Inc is a driver IC which has features optimised for driving the Linear Resonance Actuator (LRA) and Eccentric Rotating Mass (ERM) haptic elements that are commonly used to provide tactile feedback such as vibration alerts in portable devices. The PAM8016 is notable for its low latency and high output current […]

Diodes Incorporated – Offline PFC controller features low stand-by power consumption

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Diodes Incorporated has introduced the AL1788 high-performance AC-DC constant-voltage and Power Factor Correction (PFC) controller. Offering a combination of high PFC, low Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) and low stand-by power, it is well suited to use in commercial applications and connected lighting. Based on a platform that supports both flyback and buck topologies, the AL1788 […]

Diodes Incorporated – New USB Type-C multiplexer for USB 3.1 Gen 1 applications at data rates up to 5Gbits/s

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The PI5USB30213 from Diodes Inc., is a USB Type-CTM dual differential-channel 2:1 bi-directional multiplexer/de-multiplexer switch for USB 3.1 Gen 1 applications. It includes a Configuration Channel (CC) controller. The PI5USB30213 connects a USB 3.1 Gen 1 5Gbits/s port to a USB Type-C connector. It determines the orientation of the connection and connects the USB 3.1 […]

Diodes Incorporated – 150mA LDO ideal for portable equipment and USB power systems

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The AP7380 series of Low Dropout (LDO) regulators introduced by Diodes Incorporated operates from a wide 3.5V to 24V input-voltage range and offers various fixed output-voltage options. The LDO consists of a voltage reference, an error amplifier, a resistor network for setting the output voltage, a current-limit circuit for over- current protection, and a chip-enable […]

Diodes Incorporated – 50V MOSFET gate-driver ICs for battery- powered BLDC motors

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The DGD0506A and DGD0507A high-frequency gate-driver ICs introduced by Diodes Incorporated may be used to drive two external N-channel MOSFETs in a half-bridge configuration. A 50V rating suits a wide range of motor-driving requirements, especially battery-powered Brushless DC (BLDC) motors. Logic-level inputs from as low as 2.5V allow the DGD0506A and DGD0507A drivers to be […]

Diodes Incorporated – Schottky diodes give performance gains of as much as 20%

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Diodes Incorporated has used an advanced deep-trench fabrication process to produce a new SDT series of Schottky diodes which offers superior performance to planar-type Schottky diodes at similar or lower cost. At launch the family consists of 29 devices housed in thermally- efficient packages. The new Schottky diodes may be used to provide the blocking, […]

Diodes Incorporated – High-voltage DC-DC controller provides for very low stand-by power losses

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The AP3108L from Diodes Inc is a current-mode PWM DC-DC converter controller which supports high- voltage start-up operation. The device is intended for use in offline power supplies that require very low stand-by power consumption, high power density and a comprehensive set of protection functions. When used in secondary-side USB Power Delivery and rapid charger […]