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Toshiba 6th-gen 600V IGBTs improve hard switching efficiency

Toshiba’s new sixth generation IGBT’s are now available from TTI Inc. Sixth generation IGBT technology offers improved switching loss/conduction loss trade off for increased efficiency and improved performance. This latest technology has been incorporated into Toshiba’s new family of compact 600V devices and suits a variety of hard switching applications, including motor drives, solar inverters […]

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Posted in active components, News, power, Power ICs, Toshiba, TTI

MSC and ELMOS sign pan-European distribution agreement

After more than four years of successful distribution partnership with Gleichmann Electronics, ELMOS Semiconductor has recently transferred the Europe-wide distribution rights for its network devices, analog and power ICs, MEMS-based sensor products and mixed signal ASICs to MSC Vertriebs GmbH, a sister company of Gleichmann Electronics. This change is due to the realignment of Gleichmann […]

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Posted in active components, analog semiconductors, computing, Distribution Agreements, MSC Vertriebs, power, Power ICs

RS Components adds 1,000 products from Analog Devices

RS Components has expanded its electronics offer with the addition to stock of 1,085 parts from Analog Devices Inc, a global leader in high-performance semiconductors for signal-processing applications. The new product introductions include the latest A/D and D/A converters from the data converter market share leader, targeting a broad array of industrial, medical, and automotive […]

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Posted in active components, Analog Devices, analog semiconductors, Automotive, News, RS Components

MSC Vertriebs Offer Micro Crystal RTC Modules In Ultra-Small HTCC Package

MSC Vertriebs now offers four new real time clock modules in C3 package from Micro Crystal. The modules feature small dimensions of only 2.7 mm x 2.5 mm x 0.9 mm. The RTC module types RV-3029-C3 and RV-3049-C3 with an embedded 32.768 kHz crystal and integrated temperature compensation are specified for an operating temperature of […]

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Rutronik becomes global distribution partner for BYD Microelectronics

BYD Company and Rutronik have entered into a strategic partnership: The distributor is now responsible for global distribution of the entire product portfolio of BYD Microelectronics. Simultaneously, BYD Auto Company, an investment of Warren Buffet, will purchase electronic components required for its vehicle production from Rutronik. BYD Microelectronics, a subsidiary of BYD Company Ltd, has […]

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Posted in active components, Automotive, batteries, Distribution Agreements, power, Power ICs, Rutronik

MSC offers the new RL78/L13 Group of MCUs from Renesas

MSC now offers the new RL78/L13 Group of low-power microcontrollers from Renesas Electronics. These new MCUs are ideal for use in metering applications, medical devices and household appliances. The new RL78/L13 MCUs consist of 24 different types in 64-pin and 80-pin packages. With up to 128 KB of flash memory, these MCUs can drive up […]

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Posted in active components, microcontrollers, MSC Vertriebs, News, Renesas

Low-power industrial Ethernet communication chip with real-time OS offload engine and EtherCAT slave

MSC presents the R-IN32M3-EC low-power industrial Ethernet communication chip from Renesas Electronics at its Booth 219 in Hall 2 at embedded world 2013, February 26 28, 2013 in Nuremberg, Germany. The R-IN32M3-EC, which is designed for the industrial Ethernet-protocol EtherCAT, includes a special real-time OS offload engine and a 2-port 10/100 Mbps Ethernet media access […]

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Posted in active components, Communications, integrated circuits, MSC Vertriebs, News, Renesas

ROHM award Rutronik as “Best Performing European Distributor”

ROHM Semiconductor has awarded its distributor Rutronik in recognition of its outstanding sales performance in Europe (+35 % sales increase for the period from Jan-October) with the award for “Best Performing European Distributor”. Satoshi Sawamura, president of ROHM, presented the award to Thomas Rudel, CEO of Rutronik, during a ceremony at electronica in Munich. “With […]

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Posted in active components, displays, LEDs, News, passive components, Rohm, Rutronik

STMicroelectronics STM32 F3 Mixed-Signal MCUs Now At Mouser

Mouser Electronics is now stocking STMicroelectronics’ STM32 F3 Series of MCUs that combines the 32-bit ARM Cortex-M4 core with a DSP, FPU instructions, and advanced analog peripherals. The STM32 F3 series innovates in embedded DSC design by combining a Cortex-M4 core with fast 12-bit 5 MSPS and precise 16-bit sigma-delta ADCs, programmable gain amplifiers (4 […]

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Posted in active components, microcontrollers, Mouser, News, STMicroelectronics

MSC Gleichmann to supply Fujitsu Semiconductor products in Europe including FRAM and Cortex M3 MCU

MSC Gleichmann has just announced its appointment as pan-European distributor for Fujitsu Semiconductor. MSC Gleichmann will carry the full Fujitsu Semiconductor product line, which addresses the automotive, communications, industrial & home appliances and home entertainment markets, but will focus in particular on Fujitsu’s Ferroelectric RAM and Cortex M3 microcontroller products. Tim Bonnett, MSC Gleichmann’s managing […]

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Posted in active components, Distribution Agreements, Fujitsu, Memory, microcontrollers, MSC Gleichmann