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One for all - motor controllers from Micronas for DC motors, BLDC motors, and stepper motors

created by Ralf Hickl, Product Sales Manager Automotive Business Unit |   Rutronik

An ever-increasing number of safety and comfort features in automotive applications are equipped with an electric actuator. This has also led to a rise in the number of low-power motors. A highly integrated motor controller IC from Micronas for all of these automotive motors is now available.

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New at Rutronik: Multi size and multi frequency oscillators from Kyocera

created by Jochen Neller |   Knowledge

The Kyocera Z series consists of three new surface mount type clock oscillators. They offer high stability combined with low current consumption. The oscillators are available with a very short lead-time at www.rutronik24.com as of now.

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How do I find the best connector for applications in the electric car?

  Rutronik

Fully electric vehicles require a number of different connections: Individual Lithium-ion-modules are connected together to form a battery storage system. In addition, various drive systems, converters, auxiliary modules, and charging and monitoring systems have to be combined and connected to work correctly.

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High-Performance RZ / G1C Microprocessor from Renesas at Rutronik

created by David Werthwein |   Knowledge

The new RZ / G1C microprocessor is Renesas’ latest addition to its high-performance RZ / G-series. It is suitable for applications ranging from entry-level solutions to high-complexity embedded systems. Thanks to its support for a 3D graphics engine and a Full HD (FHD) video decoder, it allows for fast development of powerful HMI and visual applications. This new microprocessor is available now from...

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Power PROFET™ high-side switches

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Infineon's Power PROFET™ protected high-side switches supports the trend towards decentralized, intelligent and cost effective vehicle power distribution architectures. Power PROFET™ is a benchmark family of ultra-low ohmic protected high-side switches (1.0mΩ to 2.5mΩ) with integrated protection functions and diagnostics for automotive and 12V industrial markets. The devices are especially designed to drive...

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