MALVERN, PA--(Marketwire - Jan 7, 2013) - Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (
The MOSFETs released today are optimized for boost converters, low-power DC/AC inverters, and primary side switching in miniature DC/DC converters for telecom bricks, point-of-load applications, and LED lighting in portable equipment. For designers, the devices' ultra-compact PowerPAK SC-75 and PowerPAK SC-70 packages save PCB space in these applications, while their low on-resistance translates into lower conduction losses for reduced power consumption and higher efficiency. In addition, the MOSFETs' on-resistance rating down to 4.5 V simplifies gate drives.
In applications where on-resistance is more critical than size, the 2 mm by 2 mm SiA416DJ offers a maximum on-resistance of 83 milliohms at 10 V and 130 milliohms at 4.5 V, and a low on-resistance times gate charge -- a key figure of merit (FOM) for MOSFETs in DC/DC converter applications -- of 540 milliohms-nC at 10 V and 455 milliohms-nC at 4.5 V. For applications where size is more critical, the 1.6 mm by 1.6 mm SiB456DK features maximum on-resistance of 185 milliohms at 10 V and 310 milliohms at 4.5 V, and an FOM of 611 milliohms-nC at 10 V and 558 milliohms-nC at 4.5 V.
The SiB456DK and SiA416DJ are 100 % Rg and UIS tested. The MOSFETs are halogen-free according to the JEDEC JS709A definition and compliant to RoHS Directive 2011/65/EU.
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc., a Fortune 1,000 Company listed on the NYSE (VSH), is one of the world's largest manufacturers of discrete semiconductors (diodes, MOSFETs, and infrared optoelectronics) and passive electronic components (resistors, inductors, and capacitors). These components are used in virtually all types of electronic devices and equipment, in the industrial, computing, automotive, consumer, telecommunications, military, aerospace, power supplies, and medical markets. Vishay's product innovations, successful acquisition strategy, and "one-stop shop" service have made it a global industry leader. Vishay can be found on the Internet at www.vishay.com.
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