Vishay – Low-profile TVS diodes offer precise breakdown- voltage values and high surge-current capability


Vishay Intertechnology’s SMBJxxD series of surface-mount TransZorb® Transient Voltage Suppressor (TVS) diodes offers a tight ±3.5% breakdown-voltage tolerance combined with very low reverse leakage current. Compared to earlier devices, the new TVS diodes provide superior clamping features, including higher peak pulse surge current and lower clamping voltages for better input protection of semiconductor devices. The […]

Vishay – Thin-film resistors provide stability and reliability in demanding current-measurement applications


Vishay Intertechnology has extended its AEC-Q200 qualified portfolio of professional thin-film MELF resistors, offering the specification of a tighter tolerance at resistance values below 1Ω in devices packaged in 0204 and 0207 case sizes. Combined with a low temperature coefficient, this means that the improved Vishay MELF resistors provide for more precise current measurement than […]

Vishay – Transient voltage suppression diodes provide 400W of protection for portable electronics devices


Vishay Intertechnology’s VTVSxxASMF series of surface-mount TransZorb® Transient Voltage Suppressor (TVS) protection diodes features a breakdown voltage tolerance of as little as ±2%, tighter than the typical ±5% tolerance offered by competing devices. Offered in a low-profile SMF package with a 2.8mm x 1.8mm footprint, the Vishay VTVSxxASMF series devices provide a high surge capability […]

Vishay – 60V MOSFET helps reduce conduction losses in DC-DC conversion applications


Vishay’s SiR626DP is a 60V MOSFET for use in DC-DC conversion applications that have to reach high efficiency benchmarks across the load range. The device offers peak efficiency up to 15% higher than comparable competing parts. The SiR626DP, part of a new fourth generation of trench MOSFET designs from Vishay, achieves an on-resistance value some […]

Vishay – New wet tantalum capacitor offers industry-high capacitance and superior design flexibility


Vishay Intertechnology has introduced a new series of high-energy wet tantalum capacitors which offers the industry’s highest capacitance-voltage product ratings for this device type, across various case sizes. The new EP1 capacitor series is intended for use in pulse power and energy hold-up applications in military and avionics systems. Built on Vishay’s proven SuperTan® technology, […]

Vishay – Thick-film chip resistors withstand operation in presence of atmospheric sulphur


Vishay Intertechnology has introduced a new series of thick-film chip resistors for automotive and industrial applications which offer a combination of excellent resistance to atmospheric sulphur with high power and pulse- load performance. The RCA-HP e3 series of resistors has a special robust construction which provides an ability to withstand concentrations of sulphur in saturated […]

Vishay – Low-profile inductor supports switching frequencies up to 10MHz


Vishay Intertechnology has extended the low-profile, high-current IHLP family of inductors, introducing the IHLP-1616BZ-0H series which is compatible with switching power supplies operating at frequencies up to 10MHz. It also offers lower losses than any other inductor on the market at frequencies of 1MHz and above. This means that, by using an IHLP-1616BZ-0H inductor, power-system […]

Vishay – New low-profile rectifiers save space and help increase power density


Vishay Intertechnology has introduced 13 new 200V and 600V FRED Pt rectifiers which feature ultra-fast recovery times as low as 14ns. The rectifiers are available in automotive- grade and commercial/ industrial versions. Supplied in an eSMP® series SlimDPAK (TO-252AE) package, the new rectifiers offer a lower profile and better thermal performance than devices in a […]