STMicroelectronics – 650V IGBT combines low losses with excellent handling of short-circuits


The STGYA120M65DF2 from STMicroelectronics is a 650V IGBT developed using an advanced proprietary trench-gate field-stop structure. It can handle a continuous current of up to 120A at a case temperature of 100°C. The device, one of the M series of IGBTs, gives the industry’s best trade-off between static and dynamic characteristics, featuring a collector-emitter saturation […]

STMicroelectronics – Digital controller for LED lighting enables precise PWM dimming


STMicroelectronics’ STLUX285A is a highly integrated system controller for configurable lighting fixtures which provides fast and precise PWM dimming of LED light sources. A member of the STLUXTM family of controllers for lighting and power-conversion applications, it enables fully configurable lighting to deliver the right amount of light where and when it is needed, supporting […]

STMicroelectronics – Step-down converter IC features small system footprint and high efficiency


The ST1S15J18R step-down converter IC from STMicroelectronics is intended for use in applications in which high efficiency and a small board footprint are important requirements. The converter can provide a 500mA output current from an input voltage ranging between 2.3V and 5.5V. It has a fixed output voltage of 1.82V. Efficiency at an input voltage […]