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Current sensors

Lineup of clamp AC current sensors expanded for high current applications

TDK Corporation has expanded its CCT series of clamp AC current sensors with a new 600-A type. The lineup of TDK current sensors is now positioned to meet the high-current sensing needs of energy management systems (EMS) for buildings, factories, stores and communities.

April 2016
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Multilayer ceramic chip capacitors

Expanded lineup of high voltage automotive MLCCs with world's widest capacitance range

TDK Corporation has expanded its CGA lineup of high-voltage MLCCs for automotive applications. The new CGA6 and CGA9 series of MLCCs, which have a rated voltage of 1000 V, feature types with capacitances ranging from 1 nF to 33 nF, the world's widest range.

March 2016
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Transformers

Compact SMT current sense transformers for power electronics

TDK Corporation presents two new series of EPCOS SMT current sense transformers for power electronics. The various types in the B78417A* series are based on EP7 ferrite cores. The SMT current sense transformers in the B78419A* series are designed with EP10 ferrite cores.

February 2016
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ThermoFuse varistors

Intrinsically safe overvoltage protection with high surge current capability

TDK Corporation presents the new T series of EPCOS ThermoFuse™ varistors for intrinsically safe overvoltage protection. These components are based on disk varistors with diameters of 14 mm (T14 series) and 20 mm (T20 series) that are connected in series with a thermally coupled fuse.

February 2016
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Thermistors

Large-diameter inrush current limiters for high-watt applications

TDK Corporation presents the P27 series of EPCOS NTC inrush current limiters (ICLs) with a nominal disk diameter of 27 mm and lead spacing of 7.5 mm, thus extending the portfolio of large NTC ICLs for industrial electronics applications.

February 2016
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Inductors

Multilayer 0402 type with world's highest Q and reduced package size

TDK Corporation announces the new MHQ0402PSA series of multilayer inductors in case size IEC 0402. Measuring in with reduced dimensions of just 0.4 mm x 0.2 mm x 0.2 mm, the new inductors feature a Q factor of 21 at 1 GHz, ...

January 2016
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Multilayer varistors

Compact and robust overvoltage protection

Reliable protection against overvoltage is essential. Using a new ceramic material, TDK has developed a high-surge series of multilayer varistors that combine compact dimensions with excellent protection properties.

November 2015
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Transformers

Compact SMD push-pull transformers

TDK Corporation presents a new series of EPCOS SMD push-pull transformers featuring compact dimensions of just 9 mm x 8 mm x 5.7 mm. The series comprises five types with different transformation ratios ranging between 1:1 and 1:3.8.

October 2015
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Micro modules

World's smallest Bluetooth V4.1 Smart module

TDK Corporation presents the world's smallest module for the latest Bluetooth 4.1 low energy (LE) specification. The ultra-compact dimensions of the new TDK SESUB-PAN-D14580 module are just 3.5 mm x 3.5 mm x 1.0 mm, thus reducing the footprint by over 60 percent compared to modules with discrete components.

September 2015
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Noise suppression sheets

Ultra-thin noise suppression sheets with the world's highest permeability

TDK Corporation presents the ultra-thin IFL16 noise suppression sheet: The sheet has a thickness of just 0.03 mm or 0.05 mm, depending on type, making it 20 percent thinner than existing sheets with the same performance.

September 2015
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Inductors

World's smallest transponder coils for automotive electronics

Transponder coils are key components for comfort and safety in vehicles. Apart from their use in PEPS systems (passive entry / passive start) they are used for contactless tire pressure monitoring and thus perform an important safety role, as well as extending the life of the tires.

August 2015
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Inductors

Frame core power line chokes with vertical design

TDK Corporation has extended its range of EPCOS frame core power line chokes with the B82733V* series in a vertical design. The new series complements the existing horizontally designed B82733F* series. The vertical design is particularly advantageous when there is limited space on the printed circuit board.

July 2015
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NTC sensor elements

Temperature measurement up to 650 °C

TDK Corporation presents a new EPCOS NTC sensor element designed for measuring temperatures up to 650 °C. The sensor element offers high-precision measurement with a temperature tolerance of about ±1 K at 200 °C.

July 2015
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Film capacitors

High pulse strength and current capability in a compact design

TDK Corporation presents two new series of EPCOS MMKP capacitors, which employ a film that is metallized on both sides. The new capacitors offer particularly high pulse strength as well as a high current capability.

July 2015
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Film capacitors

Humidity-resistant X2 capacitors

X2 capacitors are used not only for EMI suppression. Thanks to their robustness and resistance to humidity and high temperatures, they are also suitable for voltage dividers in capacitive power supplies – for example, those of smart meters that are mounted outside buildings.

July 2015
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Ferrites

Low losses at high frequencies

The new EPCOS N59 ferrite material is particularly suitable for power supplies and inverters whose design is based on GaN semiconductors with very high switching frequencies. Optimum power is reached at frequency of 2 MHz.

June 2015
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Multilayer varistors

High surge current capability in a very compact design

TDK Corporation presents the new high-surge series of EPCOS multilayer varistors. These are characterized by their high surge current capability, ranging from one surge of up to 5000 A to ten surges of up to 3500 A, with a pulse of 8/20 µs and an operating voltage of up to 65 V DC.

June 2015
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Multilayer ceramic chip capacitors

Soft-termination MLCCs with X8R thermal characteristics for automotive applications

TDK Corporation announces the introduction of high temperature resistant MLCCs with soft terminations, expanding the CGA series of MLCCs for automotive applications. These components employ electrodes made of conductive resins that provide effective protection against solder cracks caused by thermal cycling, flex cracks caused by stress to the PCB, and damage due to vibrations and shocks.

May 2015
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Inductors

Lineup of rugged power inductors for automotive electronics applications expanded

TDK Corporation has expanded its CLF-NI-D series of rugged power inductors for use in automotive electronics. The new CLF7045NI-D wirewound SMD power inductors feature high efficiency and reliability over a very wide temperature range ...

May 2015
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Inductors

High-performance multilayer power inductors

TDK Corporation has expanded its portfolio of multilayer power inductors with the new MLJ1608 high-performance series. Complementing the existing MLF1608 series of multilayer power inductors for signal lines, the MLJ1608 series was designed for use in near field communication (NFC) and power line applications especially in smartphones, tablets and NFC modules.

May 2015