BMR491 high power quarter brick isolated DC/DC converter variants
Continuing to extend its portfolio of high-density DC/DC converter solutions with built-in digital interfaces, Flex Power Modules has introduced two variants of the new BMR491 series. Aimed at deployment in next generation data centres striving to meet increasingly stringent efficiency benchmarks, these converters include versions that leverage the company’s hybrid regulated ratio (HRR) technology.
BMR683 quarter brick digital DC/DC converter for RFPA
Flex Power Modules has announced the BMR683, a new series of digital PMBus DC/DC converters primarily aimed at radio frequency power amplifier (RFPA) applications and infrastructure for the 5G telecom market. The new converter family provides monitoring functionality and control of the feedback loop to help stabilisation.
Flex Power Designer provides design support for Xilinx FPGAs
Flex Power Modules has updated its Flex Power Designer software to include a highly anticipated reference design tool for Xilinx-based field-programmable gate arrays (FPGAs). The new 4.0 release also provides further system optimisation and loop compensator features to improve overall power-stage design analysis, helping power designers to accelerate time to market.
Flex uses O-RAN to grow presence in RFPA market
In line with the world’s rapidly advancing 5G cellular wireless networks, Flex Power Modules is working closely with both OpenRAN, and O-RAN Alliance, a global community of more than 160 mobile operators, vendors, and research and academic institutions operating in the Radio Access Network (RAN) industry.
Flex boosts industrial range with 2W DC/DC converter
Flex Power Modules has extended its range of miniature isolated DC/DC converters aimed at industrial applications with the introduction of the PUB-2B series. Available in single or dual output options, the high-performance unregulated modules provide an output power of up to 2 W with no minimum load required.
Flex extends range of miniature isolated DC/DC converters
Flex Power Modules has added to its range of miniature isolated DC/DC converters intended for industrial applications with the introduction of the PUB-2M series. Delivering an output power of up to 2W with no minimum load required, the high performance product is available in single or dual output options.
Modules power FPGAs at the point of load
In this technical article, Phil Goff, regional sales manager, Flex Power Modules, looks at some of the challenges associated with powering FPGAs and how the complex power needs of the latest FPGA technology can be satisfied with point of load (PoL) converters.
Miniature DC/DC converters for industrial use expanded
Flex Power Modules has added to its portfolio of miniature DC/DC converters for industrial applications. Available in single or dual output options, the PUC-2B series delivers an output power of up to two watts, with no minimum load required.
Flex Power Modules launches new website
Flex Power Modules has announced the launch of its newly revamped website. With a modern design aligned to its parent company’s branding, the new website has many new features to enhance overall user experience, navigation and search.
Miniature DC/DC converters for industrial applications
Flex Power Modules introduces new families of miniature DC/DC converters for industrial applications: the PUA-A, PUC-B and PUB-M. The new devices are all isolating converters providing output power of up to one watt, with no minimum load required. At embedded world, the products will be presented at the Flex stand located in Hall 3A-400.
Telecom version added to DC/DC converter series
Flex Power Modules introduces a new version of its BMR480 digital DC/DC converter, optimised for telecom applications that require input voltage down to 36Vin. The converter, called the BMR480 0113/034, provides an extended input voltage range below 40Vin, as required for telecom power conversion applications.
Power modules for telecom at embedded world
Flex Power Modules has announced that it will demonstrate how its latest range of power module technology and architectures deliver high performance advantages at embedded world 2020 (Hall 3A, Stand 400).
Digital power system design software saves time
Flex Power Modules has added new features to make its Flex Power Designer software even easier to use for digital power system design, as well as broadening the products it supports. The new version 3.2 will save engineers time when developing their power systems, as well as reducing the risk of any problems with their design.
Power modules for railway rolling stock
Flex Power Modules announces the PKJ7200 and PKJ7300 series of power modules for railway rolling stock equipment. The new modules are designed for the demands of the EN 50155 standard for railway applications, including a wide input voltage range, surge protection, power interruption and backup, wide operational temperature range, and resistance to shock and vibration.
DC/DC converters have ultra-wide input range for railway
Flex Power Modules announces the PKM7500W and PKM7100W, two new series of quarter-brick modules for powering railway rolling stock equipment. The 50W PKM7500W offers an extremely wide input voltage range of 12V to 160V, while the 100W PKM7100W has an input range of 14V to 160V.
Quarter bricks modules have universal train appeal
DC/DC converters from Flex Power Modules have a wide input range (12/14V to 160V) for railway rolling stock. The fully encapsulated PKM7500W and PKM7100W have I/O protection to prevent damage to converters and powered devices, adds the company.
High power density 15A/50W output digital PoL regulator
Flex Power Modules announces the BMR4615001/001, a new variant of its popular BMR461 series of digital point-of-load (PoL) regulators. The new module provides up to 15A/50W at an adjustable output voltage of 0.6 to 3.3V, which equates to a 25% higher current and power delivery at 3.3V than the previous 12A maximum for that voltage. The input voltage range of the device is 4.5 to 14V.
Cost-efficient ultra-miniature PoL regulators
Flex Power Modules introduces the PMU8000 series of Point-of-Load (PoL) converters, providing a good price/performance ratio in a compact, low-profile package. The new regulators offer high efficiency of typically 95.3 % (at half load) and high thermal performance, meaning they can be used in harsh conditions.
Active current sharing DC/DC converter for Datacom applications
Flex Power Modules has introduced the BMR490 DC/DC converter with active current sharing. The current sharing capability enables two or more converters to be used in parallel for demanding Datacom applications, thus delivering higher power on a single rail and improving redundancy.
Encapsulated sixteenth-brick DC/DC converters for industrial applications
A new series of DC/DC power modules has been introduced by Flex Power Modules, with the PKU-S series, for the industrial/railway and telecom sectors, which aim to provide highly reliable, high performance and rugged DC/DC solutions. The modules are housed in the industry-standard sixteenth-brick form factor (35.3x25x10.4mm), with sealed and encapsulated packaging.