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Power factor controllers for PFC systems

Everything under control

EPCOS power factor controllers allow complex PFC tasks to be carried out fully automatically. They also ensure that the capacitors switch with minimum wear and can measure a wide range of data at the same time.

April 2014
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Heavy duty film capacitors for smart meters

Reliable when it's hot and humid

Power utilities are rolling out smart meters in order to enable automated meter reading and optimized energy management. The X2 capacitors from the EPCOS B3293* heavy duty series of film capacitors are well suited as they operate reliably.

April 2014
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EMC components for mobile electronics

Putting ESR to work

MLCCs with a higher ESR can effectively suppress noise in DC-DC converters and antiresonance in decoupling circuits of mobile devices such as smartphones and tablet PCs.

January 2014
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Power inductors for advanced engine management

Built tough for high temperatures

New power inductors can withstand strong vibrations and high temperatures up to 150 °C and are suited for the power supplies of automotive engine control modules.

January 2014
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SMD NTC thermistors

Exact temperature measurement

Highly accurate temperature measurement is becoming ever more important, especially in industrial and automotive electronics applications. Advanced EPCOS SMD NTC thermistors are reliable key components for this purpose.

December 2013
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PTC thermistors for inrush current limiting

Always on the safe side

At high temperatures and currents PTC thermistors offer reliable protection as inrush current limiters (ICLs) in power supplies - even in case of short circuits.

December 2013
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Rare earth-free magnets for energy-efficient motors and generators

The magnet renaissance

TDK is doing pioneering work to eliminate the need for rare earth metals in high-performance permanent magnets, while improving energy efficiency in a broad range of compact and lightweight motors and generators.

May 2013
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3-terminal filters for EMI suppression in power lines

Superior EMC performance in a space-saving component

A single TDK YFF-HC 3-terminal feedthrough filter replaces multiple components in traditional LC filter circuits to prevent interferences with RF signals.

April 2013
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Combined capacitor and choke for motor-run applications

Economic and efficient control of bidirectional motors

A design by STMicroelectronics for the control of bidirectional AC motors features the EPCOS LCap, a combined motor-run capacitor and choke in a single rugged package.

April 2013
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SAW filters for navigation systems

Precise positioning at all times

EPCOS and TDK products are key components for navigation equipment reference designs from STMicroelectronics that are suited for both automotive and consumer electronics applications.

April 2013
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Components for power supplies

Reliable protection and stabilization

TDK offers a uniquely broad range of EPCOS and TDK components for power supplies. They include capacitors, inductors, transformers, protective and EMC components.

April 2013
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EMC for renewable energy

Eliminating interference

EPCOS products are key components for effective EMC measures in the generation of renewable energy. Chokes and power capacitors in particular play a major role in the EMC solutions.

April 2013
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Transparent conductive films for touchscreens

Combining transparency, sheet resistance and flexibility

TDK FLECLEAR® ITO films offer the flexibility and transparency needed to design high-performance touchscreens and panels for a wide range of applications.

December 2012
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Wireless power transmission coils

Smart charging on the go

TDK has developed ultra-flat power transmission coils that meet the most demanding Qi specifications of the Wireless Power Consortium (WPC).

December 2012
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Embedded solid state drives

Miniature and reliable solution

TDK’s new eSSD series of single package solid state drive modules is expanding to an even wider range of applications. In addition to industrial electronic systems, new applications include mobile devices, audio-visual equipment, and other embedded devices.

December 2012
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NTC temperature sensors for e-mobility

Bodyguards for batteries and drives

New EPCOS NTC sensors monitor the temperature of batteries and drives in electric and hybrid vehicles, thus increasing their safety and reliability.

December 2012
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Aluminum electrolytic capacitors

Capacitance for gearless wind turbines

EPCOS screw terminal aluminum electrolytic capacitors provide the high levels of capacitance, reliability and degree of ruggedness required in the new generation of gearless full-converter wind turbines.

November 2012
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Thin-film RF components for smartphones

The flatter, the better

One of the primary challenges facing developers of smartphones is to design phones with the slim form factor demanded by users. TDK is using its advanced thin-film process technology to manufacture miniature components that feature improved performance and are flatter than ever.

November 2012
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CeraLink™ capacitors

Faster switching in inverters

The EPCOS CeraLink represents a completely new capacitor technology. It offers many benefits for DC link circuits of inverters for e-mobility.

November 2012
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Multilayer ferrite coils for decoupling circuits

High current capability in a small package

Multilayer ferrite coils from the TDK MLZ-H series offer the high current capability required in the decoupling circuits of electronic devices such as digital cameras, video cameras and notebook PCs.

May 2012