Diodes Incorporated Articles
Automotive-compliant LED driver for rear lighting designs
Diodes Incorporated has expanded its portfolio of devices supporting automotive exterior illumination with the introduction of the AL5873Q three-channel linear LED driver targeted at simplifying rear lamp cluster designs.
Passive multiplexer/demultiplexer switches for routing
Diodes Incorporated has added a new device to its range of passive multiplexer/demultiplexer (mux/demux) switches. Supporting data rates of up to 20Gbps, the PI2DBS16212A is a four-to-two differential channel switch IC, which offers bidirectional operation and is suited for use in high-performance IT equipment, including desktop PCs, laptops, workstations, and servers.
Dual power rail I2C bus GPIO expanders improve design
Diodes Incorporated has announced 16-bit PI4IOE5V6416Q and 34-bit PI4IOE5V6534Q bidirectional voltage-level translation GPIO expanders (general-purpose I/O) for automotive applications. The automotive-compliant, AEC-Q100 Grade 2 qualified devices with dual voltage rail provide enhanced programmable I/O for next-generation low voltage microprocessors and microcontrollers via the I2C interface.
DisplayPort Linear ReDrivers for enhanced performance
Diodes Incorporated has introduced the 1.8V PI2DPX1066, PI2DPX1217, and PI2DPX1263 DisplayPort Linear ReDrivers. Suited for a range of applications including notebook and desktop PCs, smartphones, tablets, docking stations, gaming consoles, monitors, and virtual reality equipment, these parts use a lower-level supply voltage and draw less power than competing products.
20Gbps multi-channel Mux/Demux for signal routing
Diodes Incorporated has further expanded its video passive signal routing multiplexer/demultiplexer (mux/demux) switch portfolio with the introduction of the four-channel PI3WVR14412. Supporting up to 20Gbps operation, this 2:1/1:2 mux/demux device provides speeds beyond those of other products on the market - resulting in a 35% increase over what is offered by competitors.
Bi-directional autosensing voltage level shifter released
Diodes Incorporated has expanded its family of voltage level shifters, with the release of the PI4ULS3V304AQ. This advanced level shifting technology, featuring high degrees of flexibility, is key to modern automobile design. It addresses the challenge of lower voltage microprocessors and microcontrollers incorporated into automotive systems, which are required to drive external devices operating at different voltage levels to their own (suc...
8-port PCIe 3.0 packet switch provides flexibility
Diodes Incorporated has introduced the PI7C9X3G808GP, a PCIe 3.0 packet switch capable of delivering the elevated performance parameters mandated by modern data centre, cloud computing, network-attached storage (NAS), and telecom infrastructure implementations.
Two-wire hall effect switches with self-diagnostics
Diodes has announced a family of automotive-compliant, two-wire unipolar (AH323xQ/4xQ) and latch (AH327xQ/8xQ) hall effect switches with integrated circuits (ICs) that provide high sensitivity and high stability over wide operating voltage and temperature ranges.
Automotive-compliant USB Type-C Port protector
Diodes Incorporated has announced the automotive-compliant, AEC-Q100 qualified, and PPAP capable DPO2039DABQ four-channel protection solution for USB Type-C ports. DPO2039DABQ is targeted for use in applications including automotive head units, rear seat entertainment units, and in-car charging.
Synchronous buck converters with noise reduction
Diodes Incorporated has announced two highly integrated synchronous buck converters that simplify circuit design in automotive power systems with its Power Good output and its innovative EMI mitigation for noise-sensitive applications.
Bidirectional level translator connects memory with processing
Diodes Incorporated has announced the PI4ULS3V4857, a SD 3.0-compliant bidirectional level translator for use in communication, consumer, and computing system applications including smartphone handsets, notebooks, SD/MicroSD card readers, wireless access points, and 5G femtocells.
Single-gate logic devices for automotive applications
Diodes Incorporated has announced new additions to its expanding portfolio of automotive-compliant logic devices. The 74AHC1GxxQ (standard CMOS) and 74AHCT1GxxQ (TTL compatible) devices are AEC-Q100 grade 1 qualified, manufactured in IATF 16949 certified facilities, and are PPAP capable.
Multi-camera MIPI switch enables smaller product profiles
The PI3WVR628 3-lane 2:1 switch from Diodes Incorporated measures just 1.7mm x 2.4mm x 0.5mm.
Automotive-compliant 40V dual MOSFET in 3.3x3.3mm package
Diodes Incorporated has announced an automotive-compliant 40V dual MOSFET in a 3.3x3.3mm package. The DMT47M2LDVQ can replace two discrete MOSFETs to reduce the board space footprint in many automotive applications, from electric seat control to advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS).
High-voltage analogue multiplexers provide signal distribution
Diodes Incorporated has announced the introduction of the PS508 and PS509 analogue multiplexers that are capable of switching signal voltages of up to 36V in an industrial environment. The high voltage capability of the devices will support industrial IoT (IIoT) applications using multiple sensors, including factory automation and process control, battery monitoring systems, and test and measurement equipment.
Precision op amp with ultra-low input offset voltage
Diodes Incorporated announced its first precision op amp (operational amplifier). The AS2333 uses chopper stabilisation to achieve ultra-low input offset voltage of 8µV (typical) and near-zero drift (0.02µV/oC, typical) over time and temperature.
ZXTP56060FDBQ PNP transistors for automotive LED lighting
Diodes Incorporated has announced the availability of the automotive-compliant ZXTP56060FDBQ and ZXTP56020FDBQ dual PNP transistors. These new products provide OEMs with a highly efficient solution for controlling matrix LED light clusters.
AP64350Q synchronous buck converters with low EMI
Diodes Incorporated has announced the AP64350Q/AP64351Q/AP64352Q series of automotive-compliant, 3.5A, synchronous buck converters for point of load (POL) applications. The AP6435xQ combines a low quiescent current with a wide input voltage range of 3.8 to 40V.
Diodes launches AP61100Q low voltage auto buck converter
Diodes Incorporated has announced the AP61100Q, a 5.5V, one amp continuous output current, automotive-compliant, synchronous buck converter for point of load (POL) applications. With a fully integrated 110mΩ high-side power MOSFET and 80mΩ low-side power MOSFET, it provides high-efficiency step-down DC/DC conversion from five and 3.3V input rails.
Low dropout regulator with high PSRR in small footprint
Diodes Incorporated has announced the AP7353 low dropout regulator, which offers a high power supply rejection ratio (PSRR) in a small package, meeting the need for voltage regulation in noise-sensitive, battery-operated devices such as wearables, portables, and connected sensors.