AVX is a leading worldwide manufacturer and supplier of a broad line of passive electronic components and Interconnects.
High temperature Multi Layer Varistors rated for 150°C operation
AVX has released a new series of high temperature, glass-encapsulated Multi Layer Varistors (MLVs) that are qualified to AEC-Q200, rated for operating temperatures up to 150°C, and designed for use in a wide variety of high energy, harsh environment automotive underhood, industrial, and oil and gas applications.
Low profile tantalum capacitor for embedded electronics
AVX Corporation has extended its TACmicrochip Series with what is reportedly the lowest-profile 3216-footprint tantalum capacitor currently available on the market. Measuring just 0.5mm high, the first new ‘I’ case capacitor (EIA Metric 3216-05) is rated for 10μF and 6.3V, but will be followed by future code releases to further extend the offering.
RF component solutions at IMS 2019
Supplier of advanced electronic components, AVX, is showcasing its extensive portfolio of high-frequency, high-performance passive components optimised for microwave and RF applications extending across the automotive, consumer, telecommunications, military, and aerospace market segments at this year’s International Microwave Symposium (IMS 2019), Boston, Massachusetts.
Multilayer varistor transient voltage suppressors
Manufacturer and supplier of advanced electronic components, AVX, has released the industry’s first multilayer varistor (MLV) transient voltage suppression (TVS) devices rated for 175°C operation. The new TransGuard VT Series high-temperature MLVs provide reliable bidirectional overvoltage protection across operating temperatures extending from -55°C to +175°C with zero derating across the entire range.
Antennas deliver performance across worldwide frequency bands
A new range of low profile SMT automotive antennas from AVX/Ethertronics, providing RF performance and global coverage are now available from TTI. The antennas support different worldwide frequency bands and high performance, yet occupy minimal PCB real estate.
Tantalum capacitor designed for use in wide range of electronics
AVX has extended its TACmicrochip Series with the lowest profile 3216-footprint tantalum capacitor currently available on the market. Measuring just 0.5mm high, the first new 'I' case capacitor (EIA Metric 3216-05) is rated for 10μF and 6.3V, but will be followed by future code releases to further extend the offering.
Wet tantalum capacitors deliver high CV performance
AVX Corporation has announced that several of its TWA Series axial-leaded, hermetically sealed wet electrolytic tantalum capacitors are now qualified to MIL-PRF-39006/33A. Designed to deliver high reliability, high CV performance in harsh-environment military, defence, avionics, and industrial applications, including satellites, DC/DC power supplies, power converters, bulk energy storage, and pule power circuits.
Superlative series of tantalum capacitors for automotive
Manufacturer and supplier of advanced electronic components, AVX Corporation, released a new series of miniature, surface-mount, J-lead tantalum capacitors that deliver high reliability and high volumetric efficiency in high-temperature automotive and industrial applications.
Efficient lambda-bridge thermal conductors
Manufacturer of electronic components, AVX Corporation, has released the new λ-Bridge (Lambda-Bridge) Series thermal conductors. Constructed with high-quality aluminium nitride (AlN) or beryllium oxide (BeO) materials, Lambda-Bridge thermal conductors provide efficient, cost-effective thermal management solutions with reliable, repeatable performance in four small EIA form factors: 0302, 0402, 0603, and 0805.
Wire-to-wire connectors for 12–18AWG industrial applications
AVX has expanded upon its proven-reliable wire-to-wire (WTW) connector portfolio with the release of the new 9286-300 Series poke-home connectors for 12-18AWG wire.
All-electric Formula E racing kicks off in 2019
It has been announced that AVX Corporation is sponsoring the GEOX DRAGON Formula-E racing team in partnership with Mouser Electronics, TTI, and Molex. The world’s first and only racing series with all-electric vehicles, the ABB FIA Formula-E Championship is a fusion of engineering, technology, sport, science, design, music, and entertainment.
Solar energy parking canopy helping companies go green
AVX Corporation, a manufacturer and supplier of advanced electronic components and interconnect, sensor, control, and antenna solutions, has installed a 908kW solar energy parking canopy at its corporate headquarters in Fountain Inn, South Carolina. Consisting of 2,700 PV modules, the installation boasts a projected annual output of 1.3GWh of clean, green power, which is equivalent to the amount of power generated by more than one million po...
Ultra miniature capacitors designed for microwave applications
AVX has introduced a new line of ultra miniature, thin-film transmission line capacitors for high frequency links, DC blocking in the UHF range (300MHz-3GHz), and other high performance microwave and RF applications. The new capacitors have a novel Metal-Insulator-Metal (MIM) structure, copper traces for optimal circuit conductivity, a transmission line wire-bond pad, and a gold-metallised backside ground, and can be supplied on a variety of...
High frequency integrated thin film band-pass filters introduced
AVX has introduced new 0805-case BP Series multilayer, Integrated Thin Film (ITF) band-pass filters. Designed for broad compatibility with a wide range of high frequency wireless applications, including mobile communications systems, satellite TV receivers, GPSs, vehicle-locating systems, and wireless LANs, the series is available in five frequency bands spanning 1,308-4,320MHz with 50Ω characteristic impedance, and is rated for 5W continuo...
Equalisers deliver reliable, tight-tolerance solutions in TOSA
A range of ruggedly constructed, ultraminiature (EIA 0402, 1005 metric) equalisers has been launched by AVX Corporation, with the GEQ Series RC equalisers. These combine high-performance tantalum nitride (TaN) resistive elements and silicon/oxygen/nitrogen (SiON) capacitive elements with AVX’s proprietary, automotive-qualified, glass-sandwich FLEXITERM surface-mount technology.
Space Passive Components Days Symposium 2018
AVX will exhibit and presenting a technical paper about bulkhead-mounted EMI filters at the 2018 Space Passive Component Days (SPCD) International Symposium, which is presented by the European Space Agency (ESA) and European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC), and will take place 9th to 12th October in Noordwijk, The Netherlands.
AVX honoured with TTI Supplier Excellence Award in the EMEA region
AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer and supplier of advanced electronic components and interconnect, sensor, control, and antenna solutions, has earned a TTI Supplier Excellence Award in the EMEA region, which comprises Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, for the fourth consecutive year.
Maximum temperature of wet tantalum supercapacitors increased
Manufacturer and supplier of advanced electronic components, AVX Corporation, has increased the maximum operating temperature for its TWD High-Temp Max-Cap (HTMC) Series axial leaded, hermetically sealed wet tantalum capacitors from 125 to 175°C.
AVX receives four star supplier excellence award from Raytheon
Manufacturer and supplier of advanced electronic components and interconnect, sensor, control, and antenna solutions, AVX Corporation, was recently honoured with a four Star Supplier Excellence Award from Raytheon’s Integrated Defence Systems (IDS) business unit.
COMVEC panel on AI in commercial vehicles announced
Manufacturer and supplier of advanced electronic components and interconnect, sensor, control, and antenna solutions, AVX Corporation, has been invited to participate in a technical panel discussion about artificial intelligence and machine learning for commercial vehicles at the COMVEC 2018 conference and exposition.