MagnaChip Semiconductor launches a full range of MXsensor intelligent sensor product families, featuring 0.18 micron mixed signal and analog technology with low power consumption.
Microsemi debuts two plastic large area device (PLAD) transient voltage suppression (TVS) diode products that protect aircraft electrical systems from transient lightning strikes.
TEAC introduces an integrated, sine-wave driver IC for three-phase DC brushless motors, which are used in fan motors for home appliances.
Samsung Electronics has started to mass produce the industry’s first 3D V-NAND flash memory. This represents a breakthrough of the current scaling limit for existing NAND flash technology with improvements in performance and area ratio, said the semiconductor manufacturer.
Freescale claims the industry’s first 5-V 32-bit MCUs built on the ARM Cortex-M0+ processor, targeting white goods and industrial applications including dishwashers, refrigerators, home and building control systems, motor control fans, industrial converters and other equipment that operate in high-noise environments.
Malvern, Pa. − Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. offers two slew-rate-controlled p-channel high-side load switches designed for 1.5 V to 5.5 V operation, housed in a small 6-bump wafer-level CSP package (WCSP6), measuring 1- x 1.5-mm with a 0.5-mm pitch. Applications include load switching in portable electronics, medical and healthcare devices, and industrial instrumentation. The SiP32458 and…
Dallas, Tex. − Texas Instruments Inc. (TI) has introduced three DC/DC LED drivers aimed at improving dimming performance and color rendering in indoor and outdoor lighting. The devices are said to simplify white color tuning for high-color rendering and ultra-low dimming in professional-grade indoor and outdoor LED lighting applications. The TPS92660 two-string LED driver and…