AC / DC
15 to 80W desktop AC/DC power supply meets Energy Star and California Energy Commission efficiency standards
XP Power has announced the AEL series of energy efficient, compact, external AC/DC power supplies designed for low and medium power applications. The series includes 15, 20, 40, 60 and 80 Watt models, all meeting the energy efficiency standards stipulated by the US government's Energy Star initiative and those of the California Energy Commission (CEC).
Compact 200W AC/DC Power Supply for Medical Applications
Protek Power North America has announced the PM201 Series of 200W, medical, low-profile AC/DC switching power supplies, which offer a compact, performance packed design with full compliance to worldwide EN60101-1 medical safety standards. The PM201 Series have a universal 85-264VAC input and 22 models with single, dual, triple or flexible quad outputs, ranging from 3.3VDC to 48VDC. The compact package of 7" x 4" x 1.5" is ideal for the space critical designs of today's medical equipment.
400W Baseplate Cooled AC/DC Power Supplies from Powersolve
Responding to the growing demand for high power, conduction-cooled power supplies, Powersolve has introduced the PSL400BP Series of baseplate cooled AC/DC units. The new power supplies are designed to offer single outputs of 5V, 12V, 24V or 48V DC with output power up to 400W.
180W to 300W industrial ATX power supplies have three year warranty
New from Lambda is the ZWX series of low profile, multiple output ATX open frame switching power supplies designed for industrial computing applications, such as computer servers, industrial computers and broadcasting equipment. The ZWX series comprises three units, the ZWX180, ZWX240 and ZWX300, suitable for applications where convection cooling is desired and rated at 90W, 120W and 150W, respectively. However, with forced air cooling at 0.85m3/min (300cfm), the peak power ratings jump to 180W, 240W and 300W, respectively.
Wall-Mount Rectifier Systems Provide up to 700W
UNIPOWER Europe has announced its RW Series of wall-mount rectifier systems designed as an alternative to rack mount units for powering a wide variety of telecoms equipment. They are highly efficient and offer users a range of output voltages and power levels.
Compact 225W AC/DC Power Supply For Medical And ITE Applications
Power Sources Unlimited has announced the NXT-225 Series of ultra small , (3 x 5 x 1.5in) ac/dc power supplies which provide a 10W/inch3 power density, fitting easily into 1U high OEM applications or any application where space is critical.
1000W single-output power supply boasts medical approvals
Lambda has expanded its SWS series of single output AC/DC power supplies with the introduction of amedically-approved 1000W unit. The SWS1000L can be supplied with a choice of 5, 12 or 24V output, and has a peak output power of 1224W on the 24V model. Lambda will extend this series soon to offer more output voltage selections between 3.3V and 60V. SWS1000L models have 4kVAC input to output isolation and low leakage current (<300µA) whilst retaining curve B conducted and radiated EMI performance.
Open PCB AC/DC power supplies
Three new series of single output 20W, 40W and 60W AC-DC units are the latest additions to Lambda's open PCB ZPSA power supply range. All units within the new series boast a very low profile - the ZPSA20, for example, measures just 88.9 x 50.8 x 20.32mm - making them an ideal choice for applications ranging from video/audio routers, datacoms, point of sale equipment, low power LED signs and lighting.
30W Single Output Class 2 Power Unit
MEAN WELL has launched a product for LED lighting applications. The ELN-30 series 9 is a 30W AC/DC enclosed type switching power supply. Targeting economical lighting applications, ELN-30 has non-PFC design to keep the cost low but still complies with the requirements of UL 1310 class 2. So the output power of these limited power sources will less than 100VA or 5A under any situation and hence can significantly reduce the hazardous condition exposed to the technicians who execute the construction or maintenance of the LED lighting system.
EN-Compliant AC-DC Switcher from Vicor has Active Power Factor Correction
The Brick Business Unit of Vicor has announced the introduction of the PFC FlatPAC, its new flexible, power dense power supply. The PFC FlatPAC uses Vicor's field-proven VI-HAM and Maxi DC-DC converters to deliver up to 575W of clean, reliable power. It is a single-output power supply available with standard output voltages from 2 to 54 Vdc.
Triple Output 60W Switcher in Industry Standard Package
Power Sources Unlimited has announced the Cincon CFM60T Series of 60W AC/DC power supplies, offering triple outputs in a space efficient 2 x 4in package. The CFM60T Series features a universal 90-264VAC input and triple outputs in combinations of 3.3VDC, 5VDC, 12VDC, and 24VDC.
Highly compact 275W AC/DC Power Supply delivers reliable power in less space
Power Sources Unlimited announces the N2Power XL275 Series of ultra small, highly efficient (up to 90%) ac/dc power supplies which pack 275W of power into an industry leading 12.22W/cubic inch power density, fitting easily into industry standard 1U OEM applications or any application where space is critical.
65W AC/DC Power Supplies from Power-One
Power-One has introduced three 65W, single-output, AC/DC power supplies delivering 15, 24, and 48VDC; the SBLP65-1015G, SBLP65-1024G, and SBLP65-1048G. A quasi-resonant zero-voltage switching topology delivers efficiencies of 80 – 85% at full-power operation and at load conditions as low as 10%; providing significant energy savings in networking, commercial, and industrial applications.
AC/DC power supply from XP available in multiple mechanical formats
XP Power's SDC320 AC/DC power supply offers a choice of four formats, two using convection cooling or system airflow and two with internal fan cooling. The compact 320W unit, measuring just 101.6 x 152.4 x 38.10 mm (4 x 6 x 1.5 in) for the U-channel model, has a power density of 8.9 watts per cubic inch. This low-profile model, suitable for 1U applications, is also available with a vented cover if required. For applications where there is insufficient airflow, two fan-cooled models are available. These have the fan mounted on the end or the top of the unit's enclosure, and offer a choice of space-saving vertical or horizontal mounting.
AC/DC power supplies from Lambda are PCB mountable
The latest generation of KPS PCB mountable AC/DC power supplies from Lambda, the KPSA Series, has undergone a further shrink to meet demand for smaller, lightweight AC/DC supplies in fields as diverse as factory automation, telecom and datacom, printers and motor drives, and instrumentation.
AC-DC power supplies get covered
Emerson Network Power has introduced cover kits for the Artesyn NLP250, Artesyn TLP150 and Astec LPS120 series of ac-dc power supplies. These power supplies are popular choices with OEMs and system integrators seeking ready-to-use packages in the 120 to 250 watt power band. Until now, the power supplies have only been available in open-frame, or non-enclosed, versions. The cover kits are designed to simplify mechanical integration of the power supplies into systems, and add an extra measure of electrical safety for service personnel.
5 to 30 watt switching power supplies with changeable AC input pins
A new range of fully approved ultra compact switch mode power supplies are launched which meet CEC requirements and are available in 5 watt, 15 watt, 24 watt and 30 watt ratings. They offer such aggressive pricing that powerpax are calling them their linear killers
100W Step Type Class II DIN Rail Power Supply
MEAN WELL has introduced the new DR-100 series – 90~100W single output class II DIN rail switching power supply for the fast growing demand of DIN rail applications. With Class II of protection level (double insulated, no earth ground wire is required), DR-100 series provide users a safer operating environment since the whole plastic case is free from hazardous leakage current. Featuring up to 89% of high efficiency, this series can be cooled by only free air convection that significantly increase the reliability and lifetime of the power supply. To compensate for wiring voltage drops, the output voltage can be adjusted from the front panel, and the colored LED indicator also give an immediate visual conformation of the output status.
Ultra compact 100 Watt multiple output power supply with industrial and medical approvals
XP Power announces the availability of their ECM100 series of open frame, multiple output 100 Watt AC/DC power supplies. The series offers dual, triple and quad output variants with a total of 15 models in the range, and complements the single output versions released previously. Measuring just 114.3 x 63.5 x 30.5 mm (4.5 x 2.5 x 1.2 inches), the compact size of the ECM100 series provides a power density of 7.4 watts per cubic inch.
Plug-in PSU offers high power density without fan cooling
The latest addition to Schroff's ecopower range of AC/DC switch-mode regulators is a compact 200W plug-in unit that takes up just half the width of a conventional power supply of this performance level and yet is able to achieve an efficiency of 90% using only convection cooling. Particularly aimed at datacom and telecom applications, the new SEC148-200 power supply provides a main output of 48V, together with a battery-charging output of 56V.
250W 1U power supplies from Artesyn now available from UR Group
The Artesyn NLP250 series expands the range of low-to-mid-power solutions available from UR Group. This high-density, high-efficiency switching power supply is only 3.8 cm high with a footprint of just 10.2 x 17.8cm (4x7in) making it suitable for 1U high applications. The range offers up to 250W from 0C to 70C (derating from 50C to 70C) with a typical efficiency of 86%.
30W UL1310 Class 2 LED Power with PFC Function
MEAN WELL has announced the introduction of a product series for LED lighting. The PLN-30 is a 30W AC/DC enclosed type switching power supply with active PFC function. These limited power sources comply with UL 1310 class 2 that under any situation the output power will less than 100VA or 5A. This will significantly reduce the hazardous condition exposed to the technicians who execute the construction or maintenance of the LED lighting system. The IP64 enclosure design can protect the electronic components against from dust and moisture that makes them can be used at indoor or outdoor locations.
150W Miniature Enclosed Type Switching Power Supply
MEAN WELL has introduced the 150W economical miniature AC/DC switching power supply – NES-150 series – for the most popular wattage range in the market. Featuring the 199 x 98 x 38mm compact size, NES-150 is 32% smaller than the old S-150 series but still enhance its performance in the mean time. Targeting at the market of low cost safety applications, the new NES-150 is designed in Taiwan using high reliability circuit topology and is made in China to keep the costs low.
1U 500W U-Bracket Type Switching Power Supply
MEAN WELL's "USP-500 series" is a 500W U-bracket type power supply with power factor correction (PFC) function for the growing demand of low profile middle wattage applications. Featuring advanced technology for high efficiency, USP-500 possesses up to 90% of efficiency even for the 12V model, and hence it can supply 400W by merely free air convection which is perfectly suitable for fanless usages. By applying 23.5CFM of system forced air, an even higher output of 500W can be obtained. With 6.2W/ in3 of high power density, USP-500 series is a compact 90~264V switcher that is ideal for 1U (1.75-inch) installations. Standard functions include remote ON/OFF control, remote sense, DC OK signal output, short circuit, overload, over-voltage, and over-temperature protections.
600W single output power supply
Lambda UK's latest 600W single output power supply meets a wide range of indoor and outdoor applications, including display and signage. The SWS600L offers a choice of output voltages from 3.3V to 48VDC and has a peak output of 744W on the 24V model. Important standard features include a 12V 0.1A auxiliary output, fan fail alarm and dc output good signal.
15W miniature AC/DC enclosed type switching power supply
MEAN WELL has added a 15W single output series to its high reliability miniature product family. The RS-15 series is MEAN WELL's most miniature AC/DC enclosed type switching power supplies that can provide 15W by only free air convection.
5 Output Rack-Mount AC/DC Delivers up to 80A on a Single Output
Power-One has introduced the HP600 Series of 600W rack-mount front ends. Power solutions are available with up to five outputs from 0.8 to 48V, plus a 5V standby power source. The HP600 Series is designed for applications requiring several high-current rails and can provide up to 80A on a single output.
Digitally controlled 500W AC/DC Supply
Emerson Network Power has launched a digitally controlled 500W AC/DC power supply that offers an unprecedented power density of 0.7W per cubic centimetre. The new Astec NTS503 power supply has an exceptionally compact 10.2 x 17.8 centimetre footprint, making it easy for OEMs to incorporate a single unit that satisfies all their bulk dc power needs, and offers a choice of convection or forced-air cooling. The convection-cooled model has an output of 200 W and a height of just 3.8 centimetres, making it ideal for 1U (4.4 cm high) rack-mount chassis and other low-profile applications, while the fan-cooled version can deliver its full rated output of 500 W up to 50 °C with 30 CFM forced air. Both versions accommodate a wide ambient operating temperature range of 0 °C to 70 °C.
Ultra Compact 10 and 15W AC/DC power supplies can be PCB or chassis mounted
XP Power has announced the availability of the ECL series of ultra compact, low power AC/DC power supplies. Two series are available in the range, the 10W ECL10 and the 15W ECL15. Both supplies are available in 3 mechanical formats: open frame pcb mount, encapsulated pcb mount, and open frame chassis mount. The ECL10 open frame pcb mount unit measures just 25.4 x 50.8 x 22.8 mm (1.0 x 2.0 x 0.9 inches), and has a power density of 5.6 W per cubic inch. It is believed to be the world's smallest 10W AC/DC power supply in this type of package.
LAMBDA ADDS MORE AC BRICKS!
Power supply expert Lambda has added new, competitively priced 300-watt models to its popular PFE range of AC-DC low-profile full-brick power supplies. Like the existing 500-watt and 700-watt models in the range, the new 300-watt versions provide a convenient and compact all-in-one solution for applications that would previously have required the use of a full size brick AC to HVDC front-end module and a separate full-brick DC- DC converter.
Nu Horizons adds PMBus-capable, compact power supplies from N2Power
Nu Horizons Electronics announce the initial models of the XL275 Series from N2 Power, a family of very compact, 275-watt ac-dc power supplies that features digital power management and optional PMBus-capability. The XL275 Series delivers 275 Watts from a 96 sq.cm (15 sq. in.) footprint. Very low profile packaging yields 12.22 Watts per cubic inch power density. The XL275 family is expressly designed for OEM applications such as industrial automation, telecommunications, gaming systems, security and surveillance systems, and network servers. The XL275 Series packs more power in a smaller package than any other product on the market, while simultaneously reducing overall power consumption and cooling requirements.
150W desktop AC/DC power supplies
Responding to the demand for higher power portable applications, Power Sources Unlimited has announced the PUP150 Series of desktop AC/DC power supplies, which boasts 150W of power in a compact 6.73 x 2.85 x 1.57in package.
12V AC/DC Power Supply Delivers High Efficiencies Over a Wide Range of Load Conditions
Power-One has introduced its SBLP65-1012G 65W, 12Vout AC/DC power supply. A quasi-resonant zero-voltage switching topology delivers efficiencies of 80 – 85% at full-power operation and at load conditions as low as 10%; providing significant energy savings in networking, commercial, and industrial applications.
320W AC/DC Power Supplies available in four mechanical formats
A new series of ultra-compact AC/DC power supplies is announced by leading power specialist company Powersolve. The JB300/320 series is available as single or dual output units capable of providing up to 320W. Power factor correction to EN610000-3-2 class A is standard across the range and all models meet all relevant international safety approval standards.
POWER SOURCES UNLIMITED ANNOUNCES 160 WATT, 3” x 5” AC/DC POWER SUPPLY WITH ATX OUTPUTS
Power Sources Unlimited announces the XL160 Series of ultra small, highly efficient ac/dc power supplies which pack 160W of power into a 3" x 5" x 1.25" package. The XL160 Series features a universal 90-264VAC input with active PFC. Nine models provide single or multiple outputs (single output models have a secondary 12VDC/1A output). Two models provide ATX outputs in the same 3" x 5" package, perfect for applications where the end user does not have the physical space that a traditional ATX supply requires.
Ultra Compact 250W AC/DC Power Supplies
Powersolve has made significant additions to its AC/DC power supply offering with the launch of a series of ultra compact units ideally suited for those applications where space is at a premium. According to Powersolve's Managing Director, Peter Clark, they "have a very small footprint for the level of power available".
600W Hot-Swap Front Ends Provide up to Four Main Outputs
Power-One has introduced the HP6 Series of 600W front ends. These AC-DC power supplies provide up to four main outputs, from 0.8 to 12VDC, plus a 5VDC standby output. This multiple-output, hot-swap capability accelerates time to market in networking applications requiring several high-current rail voltages and/or instances where sufficient board space is not available to implement distributed power and intermediate bus architectures.
HF-40W-SL - Low Cost 40W AC/DC Power Supply
A series of low cost, high performance 40W AC/DC power supplies. Features include compact finger safe enclosure, international safety approvals, tight regulation and a universal AC input.
200W medical AC/DC switching power supplies
Power Sources Unlimited announces the Protek Electronics' PM201 Series of 200W, medical, low-profile AC/DC switching power supplies, which offer a compact, performance packed design with full compliance to worldwide EN60101-1 medical safety standards.
World’s smallest 350 W power supply claimed by XP Power
XP Power continues to increase the flexibility of its range of AC/DC power supplies with the launch of the MFA350. Believed to be the world's smallest 350 W power supply, the base platform achieves 11.2 Watts per cubic inch power density. The product is designed specifically for telecom and datacom applications, such as storage area networks, data networking and post-production broadcast equipment. Its design facilitates a multitude of packaging and power options, including a hot-swap version. The base product delivers 364 W across the entire input range of 90-264 VAC from an 81mm x 173mm x 38mm (3.2" x 6.8" x 1.5") U-bracket package. It is available in 12, 24 and 48 VDC output versions. The MFA350 includes a 12V, 1A fan supply and a 5V, 0.3A standby supply and, despite its small size, offers a fully-featured signal set including AC fail, DC OK, remote on/off, active current sharing, and remote sense.