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New Power-Supply Transformers Complement Power Integrations’ SCALE-iDriver Gate-Driver IC Family(New!)

March 5th, 2019

Power Integrations, the leader in gate-driver technology for medium- and high-voltage inverter applications, today announced a range of galvanically isolated transformers that provide the correct voltage and power for the company’s SCALE-iDriver™ family of gate drivers. The combination delivers a simple, robust and cost-efficient DC-DC converter solution that does not require additional voltage regulation, reducing system cost and development time.

New SCALE-iDriver SiC-MOSFET Gate Driver from Power Integrations Maximizes Efficiency, Improves Safety(New!)

February 26th, 2019

Power Integrations, the leader in gate-driver technology for medium- and high-voltage inverter applications, today announced the SIC1182K SCALE-iDriver, a high-efficiency, single-channel silicon carbide (SiC) MOSFET gate driver that delivers the highest peak-output gate current available without an external boost stage. Devices can be configured to support different gate-drive voltage requirements matching the range of requirements seen in SiC-MOSFETs today.

Power Integrations and EBV Elektronik Sign Franchise Agreement(New!)

February 7th, 2019

Power Integrations, a leading innovator in semiconductor technologies for high-voltage power conversion, has entered a distribution agreement with EBV Elektronik, an Avnet company and the leading specialist in European semiconductor distribution. With the agreement, EBV will franchise Power Integrations’ complete portfolio of products, including ac-dc converter ICs, LED drivers, high-power gate drivers and the new BridgeSwitch motor drive ICs for brushless DC motors. The franchise agreement will be effective immediately.

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

December 19th, 2018

Power Integrations today announced a new plug-and-play gate driver for use with Infineon’s PrimePACK™3+ and Fuji-equivalent IGBT modules for 2-level and 3-level applications. The SCALE-2™ 2SP0430 gate-driver board suits industrial, traction, UPS and renewable-energy applications, and provides reinforced isolation for 1200 V and 1700 V IGBT modules.