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Partnership reduces system costs for inverters

Partnership reduces system costs for inverters
The installed photovoltaic capacity is growing rapidly worldwide. Photovoltaic systems with a total output of around 600GW now supply clean and cost-effective electricity – replacing around 600 medium-sized coal-fired power plants. SMA Solar Technology (SMA) and Infineon Technologies have supported this growth trend with the latest generation of innovative silicon carbide (SiC)-based solar inverters. 
28th January 2020

The fast lane to smart and secure IoT devices

The fast lane to smart and secure IoT devices
At this year’s embedded world, Infineon Technologies has announced that it will present easy-to-integrate technology for smart mobility, smart industry and smart lifestyle. Focussing on holistic system solutions, the Infineon booth will feature applications for automated driving and in-vehicle health monitoring, wireless charging, multicopters and drones as well as automotive and industrial gateways.
27th January 2020

Half-bridge SOI driver offers integrated bootstrap diodes

Half-bridge SOI driver offers integrated bootstrap diodes
Infineon Technologies has broadened its EiceDRIVER portfolio with the 650V half-bridge gate drivers based on Infineon’s silicon on insulator (SOI) technology. The products provide leading negative transient voltage immunity, monolithic integration of a real bootstrap diode, and superior latch-up immunity for MOSFET and IGBT based inverter applications.
9th January 2020


3D image sensor designed for face authentication on smartphones

3D image sensor designed for face authentication on smartphones
Reliable face authentication, improved photo functions and authentic augmented reality experiences: 3D depth sensors assume a key role in smartphones and for applications that rely on accurate 3D image data. Infineon Technologies has collaborated with software and 3D Time of Flight system specialist, pmdtechnologies to develop the world’s smallest and at the same time most powerful 3D image sensor, and is presenting it at CES in Las Vegas.
6th January 2020

EconoDUAL 3 with TRENCHSTOP IGBT7 for unmatched 900A power rating

EconoDUAL 3 with TRENCHSTOP IGBT7 for unmatched 900A power rating
Infineon Technologies AG introduced the new IGBT7 chip for its well-known Easy housing platform in March. Now it is taking the TRENCHSTOP IGBT7 to the arena of medium power: in the standard industry package EconoDUAL 3. In this chip technology, the 1200V module provides a leading nominal current of 900A enabling a 30% higher inverter output current for the same frame size compared with the former technology. 
19th December 2019

Updatable security for long life Industry 4.0 and ICT systems

Updatable security for long life Industry 4.0 and ICT systems
Connected machines and ICT systems require security mechanisms that are particularly robust and remain so for the long life common with industrial hardware. Withstanding attacks over the long term means keeping the protections at the through updates. Researching and assessing such updatable security mechanisms was the objective of the joint ALESSIO project. 
4th December 2019

CoolSiC MOSFET evaluation board for motor drives up to 7.5kW

CoolSiC MOSFET evaluation board for motor drives up to 7.5kW
Silicon carbide (SiC) is en route to mainstream for applications like photovoltaic and uninterruptable power supplies. Infineon Technologies is now targeting the next group of applications for this wide bandgap technology: the evaluation board EVAL-M5-E1B1245N-SiC aims to help to pave the way for SiC in motor drives and help strengthening Infineon’s market position as #1 for industrial SiC. 
7th November 2019

CoolGaN portfolio with two industrial-grade devices

CoolGaN portfolio with two industrial-grade devices
Infineon Technologies broadens its CoolGaN series with two devices. The CoolGaN 400V device (IGT40R070D1 E8220) is tailored for premium HiFi audio systems where end users demand every detail of their high resolution sound tracks. These have been conventionally addressed by bulky linear or tube amplifiers.
31st October 2019

Microcontroller optimised for automotive 77GHz radar applications

Microcontroller optimised for automotive 77GHz radar applications
Infineon Technologies will add a new member to its automotive microcontroller family AURIX. TC3A will address new automotive 77GHz radar applications such as high-end corner radar systems for advanced driver assistance systems and automated driving. New features include a new signal processing unit, a large SRAM memory dedicated to radar and four TriCore processors running at 300MHz with two additional lockstep cores.
29th October 2019

Gesture control technology in Google Pixel 4 Smartphone

Gesture control technology in Google Pixel 4 Smartphone
Whether for artificial intelligence, augmented reality or the Internet of Things, five billion people worldwide will be using smart devices to sense their environment next year. Infineon Technologies has developed a 60GHz radar chip, which enables a new form of interaction between users and their devices. 
16th October 2019

Integrated point-of-load regulator increases efficiency

Integrated point-of-load regulator increases efficiency
Infineon Technologies has introduced the new OptiMOS IR3826(A)M integrated point-of-load DC/DC voltage regulator. It is a fully integrated and highly efficient device in two versions (IR3826AM for 16A and IR3826M for 23A) for applications such as netcom router and switches, datacom, telecom base stations, server and enterprise storage.
8th October 2019

Utilising ANPC topology to boost system efficiency

Utilising ANPC topology to boost system efficiency
Compared with traditional three-level neutral-point-clamped topologies, the advanced neutral-point-clamped (ANPC) inverter design supports an even loss distribution between semiconductor devices. Infineon Technologies utilises the ANPC topology for its hybrid SiC and IGBT power module EasyPACK 2B in the 1,200V family. 
29th July 2019

Sensor brings high angle accuracy at low magnetic fields

Sensor brings high angle accuracy at low magnetic fields
For the Sensor+Test trade fair, Infineon Technologies is expanding its sensor portfolio by a new family of AMR-based angle sensors. XENSIV TLE5109A16 products address the need for very precise, fast and yet cost-efficient angle measurement at the highest functional safety levels in automotive and industrial applications.
28th June 2019

Photoacoustic spectroscopy miniaturises CO2 sensor

Photoacoustic spectroscopy miniaturises CO2 sensor
City dwellers often spend a large amount of their time indoors, either in an office, at school, or simply at home. Urbanised spaces, however, tend to trap and develop bad air quality as they get more insulated for energy efficiency purposes. The concentration of CO2 is an indicator for bad air quality. 
21st June 2019

Highly accurate digital Turbo MAP sensor launched

Highly accurate digital Turbo MAP sensor launched
At the Sensor+Test trade fair, Infineon Technologies is presenting the new XENSIV absolute pressure sensor series KP276. It addresses applications such as the measurement of manifold air pressure (MAP) in aspirated or turbo (Turbo MAP) diesel and gasoline engines as well as exhaust gas recirculation.
18th June 2019

Precise, safe and robust: Magnetic and pressure sensors at Sensor+Test

Precise, safe and robust: Magnetic and pressure sensors at Sensor+Test
  Infineon Technologies is presenting its latest sensors and solutions for intelligent mobility, the smart home, connected industry, robotics, and health and fitness at this year’s Sensor+Test. The exhibits and solutions are on view during the trade fair (25th to 27th June) at stand 429 in hall 1.
17th June 2019

European research project for more efficient semiconductors

European research project for more efficient semiconductors
The European cooperation project Power2Power has started. Over the coming three years, 43 partners from eight countries will research and develop innovative power semiconductors with more power density and energy efficiency. Power semiconductors are needed in all stages of energy conversion: generation, transmission, and use. 
5th June 2019

Infineon to acquire Cypress in drive for growth

Infineon to acquire Cypress in drive for growth
It has been announced that Infineon Technologies and Cypress Semiconductor have signed a definitive agreement under which Infineon will acquire Cypress for $23.85 per share in cash, corresponding to an enterprise value of €9bn. With the addition of Cypress, Infineon will consequently strengthen its focus on structural growth drivers and serve a broader range of applications.
3rd June 2019

Barometric pressure sensor provides low current consumption

Barometric pressure sensor provides low current consumption
Infineon Technologies has launched the XENSIV DPS368. The miniaturised digital barometric pressure sensor is capable of measuring both pressure and temperature. It offers an ultra high precision of ±2cm and a low current consumption for precise measurement of altitude, air flow and body movements. This makes the DPS368 suitable for mobile applications and wearable devices offering e.g. activity tracking and navigation.
30th May 2019

Embedded Vision Alliance awards image sensor as 'Product of the Year'

Embedded Vision Alliance awards image sensor as 'Product of the Year'
Smartphone cameras increasingly require 3D vision capabilities as differentiating factor. Hence, Infineon Technologies developed the REAL3 IRS2381C, a premier 3D imager sensor solution especially designed for the mobile device market. The Embedded Vision Alliance now awarded the 3D Time-of-Flight (ToF) single chip solution as 'Product of the Year' in the category 'Sensors'.
24th May 2019


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