Alliance Memory – Low-power DRAM products ideal for in-car entertainment and smart mobility applications


Alliance Memory supplies low-power SDRAM, DDR1, DDR2, and DDR3 memory ICs to enable makers of in-car entertainment and other smart-mobility applications to take advantage of the latest memory technology. While the number of mobile DRAM suppliers continues to decrease, Alliance Memory remains committed to offering a wide range of mobile DRAM devices, offering designers a […]

Diodes Incorporated – Automotive TVS diode has industry-best 1,800W rating


Diodes, Inc has launched the industry’s first unidirectional, automotive-qualified Transient Voltage Suppressor (TVS) to offer an 1,800W power-dissipation rating. The new D28V0H1U2P5Q is intended for use in the protection of sensitive electronic circuits from high transient voltages generated by inductive switching. Packaged in a thermally- efficient PowerDI® 5 package, the D28V0H1U2P5Q features a reverse stand-off […]

Diodes Incorporated – World’s first automotive packet switches qualified to AEC-Q100 Grade 3


Diodes, Inc has introduced the PI7C9X2G304SLQ and PI7C9X2G404SLQ, the first packet switches to be automotive-qualified to AEC-Q100 Grade 3. The PI7C9X2G304SLQ is a PCI Express® three port/four lane packet switch, and the PI7C9X2G404SLQ is a four port/four lane device. Featuring advanced power management, hot-plug connectivity and an integrated 100MHz clock buffer to ease design and […]

Nexperia – New automotive power MOSFET package gives space saving of 80%


Nexperia has introduced a family of automotive power MOSFETs in a new LFPAK33 package which has a footprint more than 80% smaller than that of industry-standard devices. The new, thermally-enhanced MOSFETs help automotive designers to implement rugged, compact power systems. The Nexperia LFPAK33 package features an internal copper clip which helps to lower resistance and […]

Recom – Robust DC-DC converters for loads from 8W to 240W for use in trains and trackside equipment


RECOM offers a broad portfolio of EN50155-certified DC-DC converters for the railway industry, supporting loads ranging from the lowest at 8W to the highest at 240W. The RPA series includes space-saving converters rated for loads of 20W and 30W housed in a 1” x 1” case. The series also includes a 60W-rated converter in a […]

STMicroelectronics – Automotive-grade 40V MOSFET offers excellent heat dissipation


The STLD200N4F6AG from STMicroelectronics is an N-channel 40V MOSFET for automotive motor- control applications, reverse battery protection and high-performance power switching. The device, housed in a PowerFLATTM Dual-Side Cooling package measuring 5mm x 6mm, has the same footprint and thermally efficient base as the standard PowerFLAT package. But it also has an exposed top-side source […]

TE Connectivity – Heavy-duty connectors give long lifetime in harsh operating conditions


TE Connectivity (TE) offers the DEUTSCH HDP20 series of heavy-duty thermoplastic, circular connectors which can withstand prolonged operation in harsh automotive applications. They are intended for use in trucks, buses and off- highway vehicles. They feature quick-connect/- disconnect bayonet couplings, silicone seals, and a rear insertion/rear removal contact system. They are offered in two plastic […]

TE Connectivity – Rugged cylindrical connector accepts multiple contact sizes in a single shell


TE Connectivity’s (TE) DEUTSCH HD10 connectors are environmentally sealed, thermoplastic cylindrical connectors offered in arrangements providing from three to nine cavities. These rugged automotive connectors provide a robust data or power link in transportation equipment that is exposed to harsh operating conditions. DEUTSCH HD10 connectors provide reliability and performance on the engine or transmission, under […]

Vishay – Low-voltage MOSFETs in dual asymmetric package save space and power in automotive buck converters


Vishay Intertechnology’s AEC-Q101 qualified SQJ202EP is a 12V MOSFET in a dual asymmetric power package which enables designers of automotive systems to save space and power in synchronous buck converters. The similar Vishay SQJ200EP MOSFET has a 20V rating. The N-channel TrenchFET® devices combine a high- and a low-side MOSFET in a compact 5mm x […]