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Inductors

Compact multilayer power inductors in case size 1608

TDK-EPC, a group company of the TDK Corporation, has extended its portfolio of compact multilayer power inductors to include the TDK MLP1608-V series in size 1608. The miniaturized components are suited for use in the power supply circuitries of mobile devices such as smartphones, conventional mobile phones, digital cameras and similar products.

February 2012
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Inductors

Compact storage chokes for high currents

TDK-EPC, a group company of TDK Corporation, has extended the range of its standard ERU series of power inductors with the EPCOS ERU 20 series. These new components are characterized by a particularly high current capability.

January 2012
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Film capacitors

Wide range with low insertion height

TDK-EPC, a group company of the TDK Corporation, has developed a wide range of EPCOS MKP and MKT film capacitors with low insertion heights. The new capacitors of the B32*6T series with a lead spacing of 37.5 mm feature insertion heights of only 15 or 19 mm.

December 2011
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RF components in DSSP technology

A new dimension in miniaturization

With innovative die-sized SAW packaging technology DSSP® from EPCOS, TDK drives miniaturization of RF filters and duplexers. These components are up to 85 percent smaller than the first generation CSSP® products.

October 2011
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RF components

Thin-film technology enables world’s smallest band pass filters with bottom terminals

TDK-EPC, a group company of TDK Corporation, presents the new TFSB series of TDK thin-film band pass filters, which with a footprint of 1.0 x 0.5 mm² and an insertion height of just 0.3 mm are the world’s smallest.

October 2011
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Film capacitors

High dielectric strength for wind power plants

TDK Corporation presents new EPCOS power capacitors with higher rated voltages from 550 VRMS AC up to 1000 VRMS AC. The MKP AC HP B25360* series covers a capacitance range from 10 to 150 µF.

September 2011
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RF Components

Thin-film capacitors in 0402 with a high Q factor

TDK-EPC, a group company of TDK Corporation, presents the new TDK TFSQ0402 series of thin-film capacitors in a 0402 (EIA 01005) package. Under the product name Z-match the new capacitors are designed for RF power amplifier circuits and matching circuits in smartphones, mobile phones, wireless LANs and other communication technologies.

August 2011
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Inductors

Miniaturized series of gate-drive transformers

TDK-EPC, a group company of TDK Corporation, has developed a new series of EPCOS EP5 SMT pulse transformers. They are used to couple gate-drive circuits to MOSFETs and IGBTs operating at switching frequencies within a range of 150 kHz to several MHz.

August 2011
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Power factor correction

Data loggers with long recording times

TDK Corporation presents the EPCOS DataLOG SD data logger for the EPCOS PFC controllers BR6000-R12/S485 (from V5.0) and BR7000. This newly developed data recording equipment can be used to record and store all the values measured by the controller.

July 2011
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Inductors

Highly efficient power inductors for automotive applications

TDK-EPC Corporation, a group company of TDK Corporation, developed the VLM13580-D1 and DR SMD power inductors with an extended operating temperature range and increased rated current. Thus, the new TDK power inductors are suitable for use as choke coils in the DC-DC converters of automotive engine control units (ECU).

May 2011
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Power factor correction

PhaseCap Compact with extended voltage range

TDK-EPC, a group company of the TDK Corporation, has extended its range of power factor correction (PFC) capacitors: the EPCOS PhaseCap® Compact series now also includes types with voltages of 690, 800, 900 and 1000 V. The capacitors of the B25673A*A* series offer PFC values of between 5 kvar (50 Hz) and 33 kvar (60 Hz) at capacitance values of between 3 x 11 and 3 x 55 µF.

March 2011
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Soft-termination MLCC

Driving MLCC reliability in rugged environments

The extremely harsh conditions prevailing in automotive electronics place especially high demands on the reliability of the solder joints of the many MLCCs that are used.

March 2011
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Inductors

Multilayer ferrite coils with the industry’s highest rated current

TDK-EPC, a group company of the TDK Corporation, has developed a TDK multilayer ferrite coil (MLZ2012-H series) in case size EIA 2012 with a rated current that is 2.5 times higher than existing products.

February 2011
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Film capacitors

Compact motor run capacitors

TDK-EPC, a group company of the TDK Corporation, presents the EPCOS MotorCap™ DM series of highly compact motor run capacitors. The space-saving version is implemented in a new housing technology in which the capacitor windings are directly molded in plastic.

February 2011
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Inductors

Compact flyback transformers

TDK-EPC, a group company of the TDK Corporation, presents a new series of compact SMD flyback transformers from EPCOS for space-saving power supplies. Thanks to their EFD cores, they enable insertion heights of only 8.65 to 14.8 mm, depending on the transformer type.

November 2010
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Multilayer varistors

Matched-pair array protects FlexRay from ESD and EMI

TDK-EPC, a group company of the TDK Corporation, presents a new matched-pair array from EPCOS that combines ESD protection and EMI suppression in a single multilayer component.

November 2010
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Pressure sensors

Smallest differential pressure transmitter worldwide with an extended range

TDK-EPC, a group company of the TDK Corporation, presents the EPCOS MiniCell™ series of pressure sensor transmitters, now with an extended range. Now these smallest media-separated differential pressure transmitters worldwide are available for unsymmetrical measurement ranges from 0 to 500 hPa and 0 to 2500 hPa. In addition, variants are offered for symmetrical measurements ...

May 2010
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Inductors

Thin-film common-mode filter with integrated ESD suppression

TDK-EPC, a group company of the TDK Corporation, introduces the world’s first thin-film common-mode filter (TCE1210) with both high-speed differential-transmission common-mode noise suppression and ESD protection in a single component.

April 2010
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Power capacitors

Compact DC-link circuit PCCs for electromobility

TDK-EPC, a Group Company of TDK Corporation, presents the new PCC™ (Power Capacitor Chip) from EPCOS as an ideal DC-link circuit solution for the electric drives of motor vehicles. The B25655J4307K*1 and B25655J4507K*5 types were developed specifically for reference designs of the IGBT modules HybridPACK™1 (up to 20 kW) and Hybrid-PACK™2 (up to 90 kW) from Infineon Technologies.

March 2010
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PTC thermistors

SMD series with AEC Q-200 qualification

TDK Corporation presents the new Superior series of EPCOS SMD PTC thermistors for limit temperature measurement. They are available in case sizes 0805, 0603 and 0402. Compared to the standard series, these components employ a more homogenous ceramic material.

January 2010