Toshiba announces new ARM Cortex-M4 microcontrollers
Toshiba Electronics has announced the availability of 20 new microcontroller devices for high-speed data processing of the TXZ+ family advanced class. These M4G group products are now part of the TXZ+ family advanced class and are manufactured in a 40nm process.
Toshiba launches low-spike-type 40V, N-channel power MOSFET
Toshiba has launched the TPHR7404PU, a 40V, N-channel MOSFET that uses the latest generation U-MOSIX-H process. The MOSFET’s low-spike capability reduces overshoot in switching applications. This makes it well suited for secondary synchronous rectification in switching power supply applications thanks to its contribution to reduced EMI. This is achieved while maintaining an extremely low on-resistance of just 0.74mΩ (max) at a VGS of...
New MOSFET reduces EMI in switching power supply application
Toshiba Electronics has launched the TPHR7404PU, a 40V, N-channel MOSFET that uses the latest generation U-MOSIX-H process. The MOSFET’s low-spike capability reduces overshoot in switching applications.
Toshiba release ARM Cortex-M4 microcontrollers
Toshiba have announced mass production of 12 new motor control microcontrollers (MCUs) in its M4K group of devices. These will be the very first products in the new advanced TXZ+ family. Additionally, Toshiba announced that it will start mass production of a further ten motor control MCUs in their M4M group in July 2021. All of the new devices will be manufactured in a 40nm process, and form part of Toshiba’s TXZ4A+ series.
Photocoupler with increased open voltage for isolated SSR
Toshiba Electronics Europe has launched a new photovoltaic-output photocoupler housed in a thin SO6L package measuring just 3.84x10x2.1mm, suitable for driving the gates of high-voltage power MOSFETs used to develop a galvanically-isolated solid-state relay (SSR) function.
Photovoltaic-output photocoupler with increased open voltage
Toshiba Electronics has launched a new photovoltaic-output photocoupler ('photovoltaic coupler') housed in a thin SO6L package measuring just 3.84x10x2.1mm, suitable for driving the gates of high voltage power MOSFETs used to develop a galvanically-isolated Solid-State Relay (SSR) function.
Compact LDOs deliver low output voltage noise
Toshiba Electronics has underlined its strength in power management by announcing the introduction of its new TCR5RG series. These Low Drop-Out (LDO) voltage regulators cover an output voltage range of 0.9-5.0V, thereby giving them scope to be employed in a wide variety of potential applications.
650V superjunction power MOSFETs housed in TOLL package
Toshiba Electronics has announced five 650V superjunction power MOSFETs housed in the new compact SMD package in TO-leadless (TOLL) format. Measuring just 9.9x11.68x2.3mm (WxLxH), the TK065U65Z, TK090U65Z, TK110U65Z, TK155U65Z and TK190U65Z devices have a 27% smaller footprint than the conventional D2PAK package.
SiC MOSFET modules boosting efficiency levels
Toshiba Electronics Europe has leveraged its technological expertise in wide bandgap (WBG) semiconductor processes to introduce a compact but effective MOSFET module. The new MG800FXF2YMS3 incorporates 3300V-rated dual-channel silicon carbide (SiC) MOSFET devices that are capable of supporting 800A currents.
High current photorelay optimised for industrial implementation
Toshiba Electronics has just announced a new addition to its expansive optoelectronics portfolio. The TLP241B is a high-current Photorelay, targeted at use in industrial equipment, such as Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) and I/O interfaces, as well as building automation systems like HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning).
New function-rich resettable eFuse added to portfolio
Toshiba Electronics has further expanded its range of advanced eFuse ICs, with the introduction of the TCKE712BNL. This new device will ensure that the highest degrees of safety are always maintained. It is targeted at a broad spectrum of different consumer electronics goods - including cameras, cordless cleaner and power tools, cleaning robots, server, smart, speaker, thermostats and wireless chargers, etc.
Efficient and accurate drives for robotic applications
The robotics market has seen a significant growth in business over the past decade, and their presence has become more common. Frank Malik, Principal Engineer Solution Marketing, Toshiba Electronics Europe, discusses the technology that is driving them forward.
Portfolio of low power microcontrollers expanded
Toshiba Electronics has strengthened its presence in the low power microcontroller market through a greater breadth of product groups within its TXZ+ family. Optimised for motor control systems, domestic appliances, human machine interfaces and connected IoT infrastructure, these highly integrated devices are based on Arm Cortex-M processor cores.
How to harmonise industrial networking applications
Visiting an exhibition that focuses on industrial automation systems, you can be forgiven for feeling overwhelmed by the sheer number of different systems. Industrial equipment often seems clunky and bulky by comparison to other modern consumer devices. Some interfaces rely on technology that has been around for decades, but that is really the appeal of many of these solutions: they are established, fulfil the use case, and are reliable. Ariel La...
Motor driver ICs optimised for automotive deployment
Toshiba Electronics has just announced two new driver ICs for brushed DC motors. The TB9054FTG and TB9053FTG utilise advanced DMOS FET technology to achieve a low RDSON value. These H-bridge devices are AEC-Q100 Grade 1 qualified and support temperatures up to 150°C junction temperature.
LDO voltage regulators deliver rail stabilisation
Toshiba Electronics Europe has announced the TCR3RM series of low noise ultra-compact LDO voltage regulators. Constructed in a plastic DFN4C package measuring 1x1x0.38mm, the TCR3RM series comprises 32 product variants with fixed single output voltages in the range 0.9 to 4.5VDC.
Dual-channel H-bridge motor driver IC with PWM control
Toshiba Electronics has further expanded its portfolio of driver solutions for brushed DC and stepper motors with the introduction of the TC78H660FNG. This H-bridge motor driver IC, which is based on the company’s latest generation DMOS process, can deliver a PWM-controlled current of 2A (maximum). Running off a 2.5-16V input supply voltage, it can drive two brushed DC motors or a single stepper motor.
Toshiba focuses on power system designs at electronica 2020
Toshiba Electronics has announced that it will participate in the electronica virtual 2020 event. The company’s virtual booth will showcase its latest innovations and emphasise its overriding passion for creating power solutions. Featuring finer lithographic technology, plus smaller and more reliable packaging solutions, these next generation solutions support the need for compact, feature-rich system designs that deliver elevated efficienc...
Compact on-resistance MOSFET enhances battery pack operation
Toshiba Electronics has further expanded its comprehensive portfolio of power saving N-channel MOSFETs with the introduction of the SSM6N951L. Leveraging the company’s advanced power semiconductor process expertise and IP, this 12V-rated common-drain device exhibits numerous operational performance parameters.
Toshiba launches low current consumption CMOS operational amplifier
Toshiba Electronics has released a new CMOS operational amplifier featuring ultra-low current consumption to its product line-up.