Micrel Launches A New Pin-Configurable, 19V, 5A DC/DC Converter Offered In A Tiny Package For Communication, Enterprise, Industrial Systems

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 8, 2015 — (PRNewswire) — Micrel, Inc. (Nasdaq: MCRL), an industry leader in high performance linear and power solutions, LAN and timing and communications solutions, today announced the availability of the MIC24046-H, a high efficiency (>90 percent peak), pin-configurable 5A synchronous buck converter in  a tiny 3mm x 3mm QFN package.  The device features pin selectable output voltage, switching frequency and current limit settings which improve design flexibility and eliminates multiple external components.  The solution targets end equipment such as network switches/routers, servers, storage, base stations, FPGA and DSP power as well as factory automation and security cameras.  The MIC24046-H is available in volume with pricing starting at $1.33 for 1,000 quantities.  Samples can be ordered on line at: http://www.samplecomponents.com/scripts/samplecenter.dll?micrel.

"New generation Telecom and Datacom systems are pushing the limits of power density requirements such that applications now require a flexible and high performance DC-DC solution in a smaller footprint," stated Brian Hedayati, vice president of marketing for high performance and linear power solutions at Micrel.  "Micrel's MIC26046-H provides high efficiency and design flexibility.  The output voltage, current limit and switching frequencies are pin-selectable and do not require external components thereby dramatically simplifying the design and allowing the same device to be used for multiple power supply rails." 

The MIC24046-H operates over a wide input voltage range of 4.5V to 19V making it ideal for distributed 12V point-of-load applications.  The solution offers three settings for switching frequency (400kHz, 565kHz, or 790kHz) and the output voltage can be selected from 0.7V to 3.3V via nine different settings.  An internal divider is used for true 1 percent VOUT accuracy setting from 0.7V to 1.2V.  The current limit can be selected to support three application requirements (3A, 4A, or 5A).  The MIC24046-H provides hiccup-mode short circuit protection.  Other features include internal soft-start, safe pre-biased start-up, and thermal shutdown.  The MIC24046-H is available in a 20-pin, 3mm × 3mm QFN package and has a junction temperature range of -40-degC to +125-degC.  This is the first of a series in a product family.

About Micrel, Inc.
Micrel, Inc. is a leading global manufacturer of IC solutions for the worldwide analog, Ethernet and high-bandwidth markets.  The Company's products include advanced mixed-signal, analog and power semiconductors; high-performance communication, clock management, MEMS-based clock oscillators and crystal-less clock generators, Ethernet switch and physical layer transceiver ICs.  Company customers include leading manufacturers of enterprise, consumer, industrial, mobile, telecommunications, automotive, and computer products.  Corporation headquarters and state-of-the-art wafer fabrication facilities are located in San Jose, CA, with regional sales and support offices and advanced technology design centers situated throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia.  In addition, the Company maintains an extensive network of distributors and reps worldwide.  Web: http://www.micrel.com.

To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/micrel-launches-a-new-pin-configurable-19v-5a-dcdc-converter-offered-in-a-tiny-package-for-communication-enterprise-industrial-systems-300109759.html

SOURCE Micrel, Inc.

Contact:
Micrel, Inc.
Julieanne DiBene, Marketing Communications, 1-408-474-1276
Email Contact
Web: http://www.micrel.com




Review Article Be the first to review this article
Featured Video
Editorial
Peggy AycinenaWhat Would Joe Do?
by Peggy Aycinena
Computer History Museum: the Future of War is Here
Peggy AycinenaIP Showcase
by Peggy Aycinena
Arm Momentum: Segars embraces exciting times
More Editorial  
Jobs
Technical Support Engineer EU/Germany/UK for EDA Careers at N/A, Germany
REVISED***Director Product Line RF/IC for EDA Careers at San Jose, CA
Senior SW Developer for EDA Careers at San Jose, CA
Upcoming Events
“Empowering Leadership with WIT and WISDOM” at SEMI 673 South Milpitas Blvd. Milpitas CA - Nov 28, 2017
Artificial Intelligence and Convolution Neural Networks Discussion at San Jose State University Student Union Theater San Jose CA - Dec 4, 2017
Silicon Valley's Only Comprehensive Embedded Systems Conference at San Jose Convention Center 150 W. San Carlos St. San Jose CA - Dec 5 - 7, 2017
Oski Technology’s Decoding Formal Club Meeting at The Conference Center San Jose CA - Dec 7, 2017



Internet Business Systems © 2017 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise