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.LISTED UNDER: Passives, Capacitors
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.LISTED UNDER: Passives, Capacitors | Ceramics
AVX High Power Surface Mount Capacitors Available with P90 Dielectric to Deliver High-Frequency PerformanceJune 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.LISTED UNDER: Passives, Capacitors
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.LISTED UNDER: Passives, Capacitors
Peregrine Semiconductor announced availability of the RoHScompliant PE64904 and PE64905 DuNE Digitally Tunable Capacitors. The new 5-bit, 32-state digitally controlled variable capacitors provide a monolithically integrated impedance tuning solution for demanding RF applications. These UltraCMOS-based devices enable wide-band tunable networks, minimizing mismatch losses, improving system efficiency and reducing radio complexity for a cost-effective tuning solution.LISTED UNDER: Passives, Capacitors
Syfer Technology has announced that its E01 and E07 ranges of feedthrough 3 terminal ‘C’ chip filters are now available in smaller packages, as small as 0603. These devices are designed primarily for general signal filtering in circuits incorporating high speed digital circuitry, particularly in automotive and communications industries....LISTED UNDER: Passives, Capacitors
The DC Series of Coin Cell Style Supercapacitors from Illinois Capacitor provide on-board memory backup at much longer life spans than batteries. With 0.15 to 8 Farads of capacity, at voltages up to 5.5 WVDC these devices can supply sufficient power to prevent loss of data during a power interruption....LISTED UNDER: Passives, Capacitors
AVX Corporation has expanded its wide range of SMD tantalum polymer capacitors to deliver industry’s highest CV rating in a low profile package. Ideal for small power modules and handheld devices, the TCN Series tantalum polymer capacitors use an ‘undertab’ design to maximize volumetric efficiency, enabling these devices to provide 150µF/6....LISTED UNDER: Passives, Capacitors
Anritsu Company introduces the MW8219A PIM Master™, the industry’s first field test solution that can accurately and quickly locate the source of passive intermodulation (PIM), whether it is at the base station or in the surrounding environment. Covering the PCS and AWS cellular frequency ranges, the MW8219A provides field personnel with a test system that can help ensure optimum network performance and also locate PIM faults before intermo...LISTED UNDER: Passives, Capacitors | Test and Measurement, Analyzers, Spectrum
Within the last few years, designers have established a solid powertrain foundation for hybrid vehicles (HEVs) and electric vehicles (EVs). All major auto manufactures see the hybrid and electric vehicle market as one continuing to enjoy steady growth. One major driving factor to the projected increased growth is the significant technology advances taking place that directly impact the HEV and EV power electronic systems.
Hittite Microwave Corporation has introduced four new wideband fixed value attenuator products. These innovative SMT attenuator pads are the perfect solution for a wide range of applications including microwave radio, military subsystems, fiber optics, scientific instruments and sensor applications up to 25 GHz....LISTED UNDER: Passives, Capacitors
ANN ARBOR, Mich., /PRNewswire/ -- Evigia Systems Inc., the leading provider of high-functionality and cost-effective integrated wireless and sensing products, announces the introduction of a new active-passive mobile RFID platform, based on the industry-leading EV3 ISO18000-7 active RFID platform and MC9090g RFID Gen2 rugged handheld interrogator....LISTED UNDER: Passives, Capacitors
With recent technical advancements, MLVs can now be used throughout the growing number of modules and interfaces in under hood automotive applications. By Ron Demcko, AVX click to enlarge Figure 1. Integration Capacitor Charge Calculations.
Maxim Integrated Products introduced its MAX4889B and MAX4889C 1:2 or 2:1 PCI Express® (PCIe) passive switches switch 4 half lanes of PCIe data between two destinations. The quad double-pole double-throw (DPDT) devices use 4 devices to convert 16 PCIe lanes into two sets of 8 lanes for use with either SLI or CrossFire graphics cards....LISTED UNDER: Passives, Capacitors
Jacket Micro Devices, Inc. (JMD) announces its Wi-Fi/WiMax triplexer that uses embedded passive components in organic laminates. It allows a single antenna to be shared for devices that operate in the 2.4 to 2.5 GHz and?5 GHz WLAN bands and the 2.3 to 2.7 GHz and 3.3 to 3.8 GHz WiMax bands. A proprietary low temperature laminated organic (LTLO) process is an advanced version of the multi-layer organic (MLO) process that uses multiple layers...LISTED UNDER: Passives, Capacitors