Log In

 

Company Name : Power Integrations, Inc.

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 9:29AM IST (3:59AM GMT)

(BW)(CA-POWER-INTEGRATIONS)

New Gate Drivers From Power Integrations Deliver Up to 5 A, Reducing System Complexity and Cost


Boosters allow scalable drive up to 60 A peak gate current; full protection features included


San Jose, Calif., United States

Power Integrations (Nasdaq: POWI), the leader in IGBT and MOSFET driver technology for medium- and high-voltage inverter applications, introduced the newest member of its SCALE-iDriver™ IC family, SID1102K, asingle-channel, isolated, IGBT and MOSFET gate driver in a wide-body eSOP package. Featuring a peak drive current of up to 5 A, the new part is able to drive 300 A switches without boosters; external boosters can be used to cost-effectively scale gate current up to 60 A peak. This device provides N-channel drive for both the low and high side booster MOSFET switches which reduces system cost, minimizes switching losses and increases power capability.

 

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20171128005537/en/

 

New Gate Drivers from Power Integrations Deliver Up to 5 A, Reducing System Complexity and Cost (Pho ...

New Gate Drivers from Power Integrations Deliver Up to 5 A, Reducing System Complexity and Cost (Photo: Business Wire)

Reinforced galvanic isolation is provided by Power Integrations’ innovative, solid insulator FluxLink™ technology which eliminates the need for optocouplers, improving reliability and ruggedness. SCALE-iDriver technology simplifies design and manufacturing by reducing BOM count; complete drivers can be built using a SID1102KICand just eight external components. Devices deliver system-level protection features including under-voltage lock-out, rail-to-rail stabilized output voltage - from a single supply rail, high common-mode transient immunity and 9.4 mm creepage and clearance.

 

Comments Michael Hornkamp, senior director of marketing for gate-driver products at Power Integrations: “The new SID1102K gate-driver IC reduces time-to-market for designers by providing an easy-to-implement, scalable solution which includes critical safety and protection features in a single, compact, robust package.”

 

Key applications include UPS, standard AC drives and VFDs, photovoltaic/ solar systems, commercial air conditioners, DC chargers and welding equipment. Devices are available now priced at $1.52 in 10,000 piece quantities. Technical support for SID1102K ICs is available from the Power Integrations website at: www.power.com/products/SID1102K.

 

About Power Integrations

 

Power Integrations, Inc. is a leading innovator in semiconductor technologies for high-voltage power conversion. The company’s products are key building blocks in the clean-power ecosystem, enabling the generation of renewable energy as well as the efficient transmission and consumption of power in applications ranging from milliwatts to megawatts. For more information please visit www.power.com.

 

Power Integrations, FluxLink, SCALE, SCALE-iDriver and the Power Integrations logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Power Integrations, Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owner.

 

 
MULTIMEDIA AVAILABLE :
http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20171128005537/en/


Click here for Media Contact Details
CONTACTS :

Media Contact
Power Integrations, Inc.
Peter Rogerson, 408-414-8573
peter.rogerson@power.com
or
Press Agency Contact
BWW Communications
Nick Foot, +44-1491-636 393
nick.foot@bwwcomms.com


More News from Power Integrations, Inc.

21/12/2018 12:40PM

New PrimePACK 3+ Plug-and-Play Gate Drivers from Power Integrations Speed Development, Increase Ruggedness

Power Integrations (Nasdaq: POWI), the leader in gate-driver technology for medium- and high-voltage inverter applications, announced a new plug-and-play gate driver for use with Infineon’s PrimePACK™3+ and ...

14/11/2018 4:10PM

Power Integrations Launches 98.5%-Efficient High Voltage BLDC Motor Driver IC Family

Power Integrations (Nasdaq: POWI), the leader in high-voltage integrated circuits for energy-efficient power conversion, today announced the release of its BridgeSwitch™ integrated half-bridge (IHB) motor driver ...

24/10/2018 11:47AM

Power Integrations Unveils High-Efficiency Flyback Switcher ICs with Integrated 900 V MOSFETs

Power Integrations (Nasdaq: POWI), the leader in high-voltage integrated circuits for energy-efficient power conversion, today announced the release of LinkSwitch™-XT2 offline switcher ICs incorporating 900 V ...

Similar News

23/01/2019 7:00PM

Velodyne Lidar and YellowScan Lead Drone Surveying Market for Highway Capacity Expansion

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced that the YellowScan Surveyor from YellowScan has utilized Velodyne’s groundbreaking sensor technology to generate precise mapping data for an infrastructure construction ...

No Image

23/01/2019 6:20PM

Tips to Increase Your Odds of Winning the Lottery

Luckykhel - India's premier digital lotto platform designed with technological superiority, operational efficiency and also has a strategic & qualitative edge.