Recently, Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) announced the launch of its first IHSR high temperature commercial inductor series, the IHSR-4040DZ-51. Designed for multiphase high current power supplies and filters in computer, industrial and communications applications, the Vishay Dale IHSR-4040DZ-51 reduces DC resistance by 50% compared to conventional power inductors compared to similar ferrite products. The height of the section is reduced by more than 20%. In addition, the inductor has an unprecedented 5% DC resistance standard tolerance and a minimum of 3% tolerance for more accurate current sampling.
Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE:6723), a leading global semiconductor solutions provider, today announced a new 100 kW inverter solution that delivers an industry-leading 3.9-liter (L) small design grade for use in SUVs including SUVs 100 kW class high power motors for medium to large hybrid vehicles (HEVs) and small and medium sized electric vehicles (EVs).