Ceramic

AVX introduces Ultra Broadband MLCC for DC blocking

AVX introduces Ultra Broadband MLCC for DC blocking

AVX has introduced a new series of ultra broadband capacitors designed to address DC blocking from ~16KHz to 40GHz. Exhibiting ultra broadband performance, extremely low insertion loss, and excellent return loss, the new GX0S Series capacitors are packaged in a … Read more

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Farnell element14 adds Vishay AEC-qualified capacitors

AY2 capacitors, from Vishay, are AEC-Q200 qualified and now available from Farnell element14. The X1, Y2 are suitable for AC line filtering, on-board chargers and battery management of e-cars and PHEVs as well as industrial applications. The silver-plated ceramic disc … Read more

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Vishay offers safety capacitors for hybrid vehicles and industrial apps

Vishay offers safety capacitors for hybrid vehicles and industrial apps

A new series of AEC-Q200-qualified, AC-line-rated ceramic disc safetyClass X capacitors are used in “across-the-line” applications where their failure would not lead to electric shock. Class X safety caps are used between the “live” wires carrying the incoming AC current. … Read more

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Vishay Launches AEC-Q200-Qualified Ceramic Disc Safety Capacitors

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced a new series of AEC-Q200-qualified, AC-line-rated ceramic disc safetyClass X capacitors are used in “across-the-line” applications where their failure would not lead to electric shock. Class X safety caps are used between the … Read more

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Component miniaturization drives next gen devices

Doing more with less is the mantra of our era. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the drive towards miniaturization in the next generation of electronic components and systems. The push for smaller parts is coming both from the … Read more

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Kyocera producing High Q 01005 size MLCCs

Kyocera said it succeeded in developing the new CU02 series 01005 size multilayer ceramic capacitor (MLCCMultiple-layer capacitors interleave dielectric and electrode layers. This type of capacitor has increased current handling capacity, higher Q, and lower internal series resistance than conventional … Read more

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TDK Expands Technical Support Tools for MLCCs

TDK Corporation has expanded its technical support tools for MLCCs: The new DC Bias Model enables designers to simulate DC bias characteristics of MLCCs, even when the DC bias applied to the MLCCs varies. Thanks to TDK’s advanced electronic component … Read more

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Vishay SMD MLCC in quad 2525 case size boosts Q, lowers ESR

Vishay SMD MLCC in quad 2525 case size boosts Q, lowers ESR

VISHAY INTERTECHNOLOGY QUAD HIFREQ 2525 case high-power surface-mount multilayer ceramic chipThe main differences between ceramic dielectricThe insulating material between the plates of the capacitor. The material is chosen for its ability to permit electrostatic attraction and repulsion to take place … Read more

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