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EMC components

LCL filters for recuperative frequency converter systems

TDK Corporation presents a new series of EPCOS LCL filters (B84143*405) for recuperative frequency converter systems. These high-performance filters consist of a power choke, a capacitor bank with damping resistors and a robust choke.

February 2014
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Micro modules

World’s smallest Bluetooth Smart module in production

TDK Corporation presents an ultra compact Bluetooth low energy module designed for the Bluetooth 4.0 low energy (LE) specification, which is being marketed as Bluetooth Smart.

February 2014
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EMC components

Broad range of motor chokes up to 1500 A

TDK Corporation presents a new series of EPCOS motor chokes for the output side of frequency converters. These components, also known as dv/dt chokes, are designed for a rated voltage of 520 V AC.

January 2014
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Acoustic components

MEMS microphone with outstanding SNR

TDK Corporation has extended its range of EPCOS MEMS microphones with the new C928 type. This microphone is distinguished by its particularly high signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) of 66 dB(A) in the frequency range between 20 Hz and 20 kHz.

January 2014
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Inductors

Compact metal power inductors for mobile devices

TDK Corporation presents the new VLS-HBX series of compact metal power inductors, which feature a very low profile of just 1.0 mm, combined with a high current capability.

December 2013
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EMC components

World’s smallest common-mode choke for CAN and FlexRay

TDK Corporation presents the new ACT1210 series of common-mode chokes for both CAN and FlexRay bus systems. With their compact dimensions of just 3.2 mm x 2.5 mm x 2.4 mm, the chokes are the world’s smallest.

November 2013
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Inductors

Portfolio of 2220 SMT inductors extended

TDK Corporation has significantly extended of its portfolio of EPCOS SMT inductors in case size 2220 (EIA). The new SIMID 2220-T (B82442T*) series covers inductance values in the range from 1.0 μH to 10 000 μH (E12 series).

November 2013
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Multilayer varistors

Ultra-flat and compact varistors for ESD protection

TDK Corporation presents a new series of EPCOS multilayer varistors of the CeraDiode® family, which includes the most compact, flattest and most rugged varistor for the ESD protection of mobile equipment.

November 2013
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EMC components

World’s smallest common-mode choke for automotive Ethernet

TDK Corporation presents a new series of common-mode chokes for automotive Ethernet that features the world’s best common-mode noise suppression. Measuring in with a footprint of 4.5 mm x 3.2 mm and an insertion height of just 2.8 mm, the miniaturized ACT45L series is the world’s smallest common-mode choke for automotive Ethernet ...

November 2013
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Multilayer ceramic chip capacitors

Automotive grade MLCCs for reliable ESD protection

TDK Corporation presents the new CGA3EA series of automotive grade MLCCs that meet the ESD immunity requirements according to the IEC 61000-4-2 standard. The new components are available in package size 1608 (EIA 0603) and offer rated capacitances ranging from 1 nF to 10 nF and a rated voltage of 100 V.

October 2013
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EMC components

Portfolio of reactors for frequency converters extended

TDK Corporation presents a new product group of EPCOS standard 3-phase line reactors for frequency converters with input rectifier stages. Seven new types in the B86305L* series cover a broad current range from 4 A to 230 A.

October 2013
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EMC filters

Very compact solution with extremely low leakage current

TDK Corporation presents a new series of EPCOS EMC filters. The B84142A*166 series of 2-line filters features types designed for rated currents of 10 A, 16 A, and 30 A at a rated voltage of 250 V AC (50/60 Hz).

September 2013
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EMC components

World’s first chip beads able to offer effective noise suppression in the 2.5-GHz range

TDK Corporation has extended its MMZ portfolio of Gigaspira beads with the MMZ1005-V series, which features the world’s highest impedance peak frequency in the 2.5-GHz range.

September 2013
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Power inductors

SMT design with increased current capability

TDK Corporation presents a new series of EPCOS SMT power inductors whose current capability is 10 percent higher than existing types. The components of the improved and highly reliable B82476B1*M100 series of SMT power inductors are designed for rated currents between 0.33 A and 7.5 A.

August 2013
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NTC thermistors

SMD versions for precise temperature measurement

TDK Corporation presents two new series of narrowly toleranced EPCOS NTC thermistors in EIA 0402 and 0603 SMD case sizes. The components feature a rated resistance of 10 kΩ in tolerance classes ±1%, ±3% and ±5%.

August 2013
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Inductors

Multilayer type in 0603 with world’s highest Q

TDK Corporation has expanded its portfolio of MHQ-P high Q multilayer inductors with the miniature MHQ0603P in case size IEC 0603. Measuring just 0.65 mm x 0.35 mm x 0.35 mm, the new inductor features the highest Q factor for any multilayer inductor of its size ...

July 2013
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Aluminum electrolytic capacitors

Snap-in series with extremely compact designs

TDK Corporation presents two new series of EPCOS aluminum electrolytic capacitors in extremely compact snap-in designs. The dimensions of the new B43640* and B43644* series are 22 x 25 mm to 35 x 55 mm (diameter x height), depending on the type.

July 2013
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Inductors

World's smallest multilayer power inductor

TDK Corporation has expanded its MLP series of multilayer power inductors with the new MLP1005M1R0D in case size IEC 1005. The new component measures in at a miniature 1.0 mm x 0.5 mm x 0.7 mm.

July 2013
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Transformers

World’s smallest SMD Pulse Transformer for LAN Applications

TDK Corporation announces the world’s smallest SMD pulse transformers for LAN applications. With dimensions of only 3.2 x 3.2 x 2.8 mm3, the new ALT3232M has 30 percent lower volume and footprint than previous products.

June 2013
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Aluminum electrolytic capacitors

Rugged versions with higher ripple current capability

TDK Corporation presents a new series of rugged EPCOS axial-lead aluminum electrolytic capacitors for automotive electronics. These components are distinguished by their very high ripple current capability and vibration resistance.

June 2013