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X-REL semiconductor 2015 summary
X-REL Semiconductor, the innovation leader in extended lifetime, high-temperature and high-reliability semiconductors, finishes the year 2015 having introduced eight new products targeting highly demanding markets such as aerospace, industrial, hybrid and electric vehicles, transportation, geothermal and oil & gas.
ULDO linear regulator features high input voltage
X-REL Semiconductor announces the XTR70020 high input voltage, high output current ULDO (Ultra Low Dropout) linear regulator, with best-in-class dropout voltage and quiescent current consumption. The recently released XTR70020 further expands X-REL’s portfolio of high reliability, extreme temperature and extended lifetime power management products for linear power supply applications in power generation, oil & gas, industrial, aerospace...
Chipset reduces passive component count by 40%
Designed to drive market availability of normally-on (JFET, MESFET) as well as normally-off (MOSFET) transistors, the XTR26020 chipset has been introduced by X-REL Semiconductor. This 2nd gen driver is 25% smaller than the XTR260010 chipset and reduces the quantity of required passive components by 40%. The device has led to a first-ever compact half bridge solution by X-REL.
MOSFETs suit demanding power conversion applications
Integrating power N-channel MOSFETs and drivers tailored for use in extreme reliability and high temperature applications, X-REL Semiconductor has introduced two product families. The XTR20410 and XTR20810 devices both target DC/DC converters, motor control, power switching and other power conversion applications in demanding aerospace, industrial, hybrid and EV, transportation, geothermal and oil and gas markets.
Shifter & flip-flop families operate from -60 to +230°C
Designed for highly demanding markets including aerospace, industrial, hybrid and EVs, transportation, geothermal, oil and gas, the XTR50010 and XTR54170 bi-directional level shifter and D-type flip-flop product families have been released by X-REL Semiconductor.
Crystal oscillator driver saves space and BOM costs
Designed to provide high-reliability in extreme temperature and extended lifetime systems, the XTR60010 low-power crystal oscillator driver has been unveiled by X-REL Semiconductor. Operating with supply voltages of 2.5-5.5V and crystals from 32kHz to 50MHz, the device is suitable for crystal oscillators, clock generation, clock buffering, frequency division and precision timing applications.
Logic gates target automotive & aeronautics applications
Designed for high-reliability, extreme temperature and extended lifetime environments, X-REL Semiconductor has announced the XTR54000 multi-function logic gates. Suitable for automotive, aeronautics and down-hole applications, the devices can be used as a drop in replacement of standard 54HC and 74HC logic gates for 2.8-5.5V operation.
MOSFETs handle extreme temperature operation
Designed for high-reliability, extreme temperature and extended lifetime applications, X-REL Semiconductor has announced four mid-power P-channel and two small-signal P- and N-channel MOSFETs. With excellent switching and linear characteristics, and very low leakage current, the transistors are suited for power conversion, power management, level translation and sensor interface applications.
Device provides 32 output voltages with no external resistor
A ULDO linear regulator has been launched by X-REL, signalling an expansion of the company's power management portfolio. The XTR70010 high current, linear regulator has been designed for high-reliability, extreme temperature and extended lifetime power supply applications and can provide 32 different output voltages with no external resistor. The device can also operate as a capacitor-less regulator in applications where the output current does n...
Power switch driver boasts operates at extreme temperatures
An intelligent power driver for SiC, GaN and silicon power switches has been announced with the company, X-REL Semiconductor, claiming the device is the industry's first power switch driver able to operate at extreme temperatures. The monolithic, isolated, intelligent power driver is targeted at motor drive, power conversion and high-voltage communication applications.
X-REL Semiconductor launches new products: a Versatile Timers Family and a Power MOSFET Family.
Following the announcement of its XTRM products family (-60°C to +230°C) of high-temperature and extreme reliability electronics components, X-REL is proud to announce the availability of five new products belonging to two product families:
X-REL Semiconductor launches XTRM: a new family of high-temp, extreme reliability electronics components
Following the announcement of the creation of French spin-off X-REL Semiconductor from EASii IC, X-REL introduces XTRM, its High-Reliability / High-Temperature product portfolio dedicated to fields such as Aeronautics & Space, Transportation & Automotive, Harsh Environments, Oil & Gas, Industrial and Geothermal.