AVX’S New AEC-Q200-Qualified Skycap Capacitors

February 5, 2013 11:07 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

AVX Corporation has developed a unique new series of high-voltage, conformally coated, radial leaded MLC capacitors for automotive applications. An extension of its successful Skycap Series, AVX’s new X7R dielectric High-Voltage AR Series capacitors feature AEC-Q200 qualification.

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Snap-in Capacitors Include Higher Ripple Current Capability and Longer Useful Life

November 19, 2012 5:55 am | Product Releases | Comments

TDK is offering two new 105° C snap-in series of EPCOS brand aluminum electrolytic capacitors with a very high ripple current capability and a longer useful life. The new B43545* series has a useful life is 5000 h, are available with rated voltages of 400 V DC and 450 V DC, and have capacitances of 82 µF to 820 µF.

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High-Voltage Chip Capacitors

November 15, 2012 3:54 am | Product Releases | Comments

AVX Corporation (Greenville, SC) is expanding its award-winning TCJ Series with two new high-voltage tantalum polymer chip capacitors. AVX’s new surface mount, tantalum polymer chip capacitors provide excellent capacitance and low ESR for a broad range of high-voltage applications, including telecommunications equipment, base stations, switching hubs, router, and line filters.

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Passive Copper and Active Optical QSFP-based Cable Assemblies

November 15, 2012 3:48 am | Product Releases | Comments

FCI (Etters, PA) has expanded the QSFP+ (Quad Small Form-factor Pluggable) portion of its XLerate High Speed I/O product line offerings to include passive copper and active optical cable offerings that are fully compliant to the Infiniband FDR (Fourteen Data Rate - 14 Gb/s per channel) specification.

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Type BLC, High Energy Density DC Link Capacitors

October 10, 2012 6:06 am | Product Releases | Comments

Cornell Dubilier announces the release of its type BLC high energy density board mount DC link capacitors for medium power inverter systems. Type BLC capacitors are an excellent choice for demanding applications in inverters for wind and solar energy, electric vehicles, motor drives, UPS systems, and more.

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High-Quality Multilayer Organic Capacitors

October 5, 2012 9:19 am | Wireless Design & Development | Product Releases | Comments

AVX Corporation, a manufacturer of advanced passive components and interconnect solutions, has developed a 500 and 250VDC, 0603 case size surface mount capacitor capable of supporting frequencies ranging from 1 MHz to well above 5 GHz.  Designated the MLO3 Series, the advanced organic RF capacitors maintain high Q and high self-resonance while providing low ESR values at high frequencies.

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Increased Production of Motor Run and HID Lighting Capacitors

June 26, 2012 6:24 am | Product Releases | Comments

Cornell Dubilier announced today that its manufacturing facility in Mexicali, Mexico is poised to take on higher levels of production of both HID Lighting and Motor Run capacitors. CDE has been providing capacitors solutions for HID and motor-run applications for over 40 years. In 2004 CDE expanded its capacity with the purchase of York Capacitor in Winooski Vermont and transferred production to its Mexicali, Mexico facility to obtain a more favorable cost structure.

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New Electrical Double-layer Capacitors Offer a Longer Life Cycle

May 31, 2012 6:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

Murata Americas today announced the addition of the DMG series to the company's line of thin, low-resistance, electrical double-layer capacitors (EDLCs).  The DMG supercapacitors, which provide high power back-up, achieve high reliability with a five-year life span at 70°C, making them an ideal choice for enterprise solid state drive (SSD) manufacturers and telecom last gasp applications.

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EM Microelectronic Announces New UHF Battery-Assisted Passive

March 28, 2012 6:26 am | Product Releases | Comments

The EM4325 is ideal for real-time monitoring of perishables or as an EPC™ Gen2 RFID interface or modem for embedded applications EM Microelectronic has announced the EM4325, a versatile and multipurpose, battery-assisted passive (BAP) RFID chip with integrated temperature sensor. This facilitates the expansion of established UHF RFID applications by offering longer read range, increased communication robustness and more configuration options and interface capabilities for auxiliary functions.

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High Reliability DC Link Power Film Capacitors

February 23, 2012 4:47 am | Product Releases | Comments

Ideal for Power Inverter Applications Requiring Superior Life Expectancy Under Harsh Operating Conditions Richardson RFPD has announces immediate availability and full design support capabilities for a line of high reliability DC link power film capacitors from Spectrum Advanced Specialty Products ("Spectrum").

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Polyacene Capacitors Target LED Flash Used in Compact Mobile Devices

October 10, 2011 3:02 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Taiyo Yuden introduced the Polyacene Capacitors (Supercap) PAS2126FR2R5504, measuring 26 mm x 20 mm with a maximum height of 0.9 mm. At 0.9 mm thin, the Polyacene Capacitor realizes a high capacitance of 0.5 F. This product is suited for pulse current discharge of LED flash, which enables clear photographic images at low light conditions, used in mobile phones, smart phones, digital still cameras and digital camcorders, where demand centers on more compact and thinner devices.

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Thin-film Capacitors in 0402 with a High Quality Factor

August 18, 2011 11:16 am | Product Releases | Comments

TDK-EPC, a group company of TDK Corporation, presents the new TDK TFSQ0402 series of thin-film capacitors in a 0402 (EIA 01005) package. Under the product name Z-match the new capacitors are designed for power amplifier circuits and RF matching circuits in smartphones, mobile phones, wireless LANs and other communication technologies.

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Spectrum's New Extruded Ceramic Tubular Capacitors Enhance Design Flexibility

June 27, 2011 8:49 am | Wireless Design & Development | Product Releases | Comments

Spectrum Advanced Specialty Products has added an extrusion process to their current manufacturing methods of ceramic tubular capacitors. The addition of this process enhances Spectrum's design flexibility with an increased custom product offering. Spectrum is now capable of producing sizes of up to 1" in length as well as diameters of ½" and larger.

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AVX High Power Surface Mount Capacitors Available with P90 Dielectric to Deliver High-Frequency Performance

June 24, 2011 12:07 pm | Product Releases | Comments

AVX has expanded its HQ Series MLC surface mount RF power capacitors to include P90 dielectric versions for high power high frequency applications, such as medical and industrial electronics. The HQ Series MLC with the P90 dielectric material features an ultra-low equivalent series resistance (ESR) and dissipation factor at high frequencies.

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AVX'S UQCL Series Capacitors Provide High Current, High Q and Low ESR

June 16, 2011 7:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

AVX has developed a multilayer capacitor (MLC) chip series with new dielectric and internal electrode materials in a 0402 size. These materials allow for a much lower equivalent series resistance than in previous versions of RF capacitors. Designated the UQCL Series, the chips are ideal for RF/microwave applications ranging from 10MHz to 4.

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