Toshiba new compact-sized photorelay P-SON4 package
Toshiba Electronics Europe has introduced more photorelays to its expansive portfolio. All three of these devices are housed in the new P-SON4 package format. They are able to deliver very strong performance characteristics, while taking up significantly less board space than commonly used SOP packages
Photorelays from Toshiba reduce mounting density
Toshiba Electronics Europe has launched three new photorelays, the TLP3407SRA, TLP3475SRHA and TLP3412SRHA. With a 2.0x1.45mm footprint, they are some of the smallest voltage-driven photorelays on the market and offer an extended operating temperature rating of 125°C.
Prototyping of automotive control systems in cyberspace
Evolving model-based development in the automotive industry to new levels, Toshiba Digital Solutions, has announced the introduction of its Distributed Co-simulation Platform for joint prototyping of automotive control systems in cyberspace. The technology, which will be presented today by Taro Shimada, President and CEO and Dr. Dai Araki an IoT expert of TDSL at this year’s prostep ivip Symposium, hopes to enable remotely operated, multi-c...
Toshiba’s photorelays with low trigger current contribute to low power consumption
Toshiba Electronics has introduced two new photorelays, the TLP170AM and TLP170GM, housed in a small 4-pin SO6 package, for security systems, building automation and other industrial equipment. The new products feature a low trigger LED current of 1mA, which reduces input side power loss by increasing the sensitivity of the photodiode array.
Compact ON-resistance N-channel MOSFETs for automotive
Toshiba has developed a series of new high-efficiency N-channel MOSFETs for automotive applications that are based on the company’s advanced U-MOSVIII-H process technology. The XPN3R804NC and XPN7R104NC both have 40V voltage ratings, while the XPN6R706NC and XPN12006NC support 60V operation.
Toshiba Visconti 4 image recognition processor for ADAS
Toshiba has announced that Zhejiang Asia-Pacific Mechanical & Electronic will deploy the Visconti 4 image recognition processor in its next generation advanced driver assistance system (ADAS). This is the first time that a Visconti family processor will be mass-produced for a company outside Japan.
Toshiba and Mikroe create motor control click boards
Toshiba has announced Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage’s collaboration with MikroElektronika, on a range of new motor control Click boards targeting motor control applications.
Image sensor arrays accelerate AOI throughput figures
Toshiba Electronics has further strengthened its portfolio of advanced optoelectronic devices by introducing two new lens reduction type CCD linear image sensors. Predominantly targeted at implementation in Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) systems, though also suitable for barcode scanners, the TCD1105GFG and TCD1106GFG are 1500pixel monochrome devices that each have a 5.25μm pixel pitch.
Stepping motor driver addresses automotive requirements
Toshiba Electronics has introduced the TB9120AFTG. This constant-current 2-phase bipolar stepping motor driver, which is designed for automotive use, can significantly streamline motor system implementations. It delivers a sine-wave output signal (with up to 1/32 incremental steps supported) while requiring only a simple clock input. The need for a sophisticated microcontroller unit (MCU) or dedicated software is thereby avoided.
Advanced light-receiving tech enables solid-state LiDAR
Addressing the ongoing migration towards autonomous driving, Toshiba has announced the introduction of a high-resolution, long-range light-receiving technology for deployment in solid-state LiDAR systems.
New devices support low voltage peripheral circuits
Toshiba has released the first high speed communications photocouplers that can operate with a supply voltage as low as 2.2V. The devices are suited to a wide range of applications including Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), measurement / control equipment and any other equipment requiring a high speed digital interface.
Super junction N-Channel MOSFET series expanded
Toshiba Electronics has introduced eight new super junction N-channel power MOSFETs to strengthen its latest DTMOSVI series - which has already gained a lot of market traction thanks to a ratio of on-resistance and support for elevated switching speeds.
A motor driver with a bridge to a wonderful heritage
If you’re into cars you’ll be able to run-off a list of classic, iconic vehicles that were pivotal in automotive history. The same goes for aviation, with quintessential designs being memorable for their shape, role or performance. Compared to these sectors, semiconductors are a fledgling industry, having only really got started back in the 1950s. Some 70 years into its history, now is a good time to reflect on our history in order th...
Automotive display interface bridge ICs for IVI systems
Toshiba Electronics has added two newly developed display interface bridge ICs to their product lineup for automotive in-vehicle infotainment (IVI) systems. Through the greater complexity and extended functionality of automotive IVI systems, the number of display panels incorporated into modern vehicles has increased significantly, with IVI systems often including several different display interface types (like LVDS).
Compact intelligent power device with 600V rating announced
Toshiba Electronics has announced a high voltage intelligent power device intended for driving the motor within equipment such as air conditioners, air cleaners and pumps. With its rated power supply voltage (VBB) of 600V, the TPD4162F can be used for any applications with input signals in the range 200 to 220VAC.
Toshiba launches MOSFET gate driver switch power devices
Toshiba Electronics has launched two new gate driver switch Intelligent Power Devices (IPDs). Fully AEC-Q100 compliant, the TPD7106F and TPD7107F can be used to control the conduction and shut-off of currents being supplied to automotive Electronic Control Units (ECUs), including junction boxes and body control modules. They are also suited to use in power distribution modules and semiconductor relays.
GT20N135SRA from Toshiba offers design flexibility
Toshiba Electronics has launched a new discrete 1350V insulated gate bipolar transistor (IGBT), GT20N135SRA, for use in resonance-based home appliance applications that use induction heating, including tabletop cookers, rice cookers and microwave ovens.
N-channel power MOSFETs announced
Toshiba Electronics has launched two new 80V N-channel power MOSFETs based upon their latest generation U-MOSX-H process. Both devices are suited to a wide range of power applications where low loss operation is important, including highly efficient AC-DC and DC-DC conversion in data centres and communication base stations as well as a broad range of motor drive equipment.
MOSFET driver provides fault detection to simplify circuit
Toshiba Electronics has announced a new IGBT/MOSFET gate driver equipped with additional built-in functionality. The new TLP5231 will simplify the design task in a wide range of applications including industrial inverters, Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS), power conditioners for solar energy and motor controls.
32-bit microcontroller product line-up expanded
Toshiba Electronics Europe has announced major strategic expansions to its already extensive line-up of 32-bit microcontrollers. The TXZ+ family is a new range based on Arm Cortex processor cores.