Designed for space-constrained applications, micro system level IC (uSLIC) modules from Maxim Integrated Products, shrink the size of the power supply by 2.25x, claims the company. The MAXM17532 and MAXM15462 DC/DC power modules measure 2.6 x 3.0 x 1.5mm. The integrated DC/DC power modules are part of Maxim’s Himalaya power portfolio targeting industrial, healthcare, communications, and consumer markets. With these modules, customers get the full benefits of industry-best switching regulators with the size and simplicity of a linear regulator (LDO), says Maxim.
DC/DC converter boasts industry’s lowest current consumption of 180nA
For IoT applications, where battery life is an important consideration, Rohm Semiconductor has used Nano Energy technology in its BD70522GUL DC/DC converter.
Real-time clock claims lowest power consumption
According to Micro Crystal, the RV-3028-C7 is the first low power real time clock (RTC) module that requires just 40nA at a supply of 3.0V.
Tiny amplifiers deliver high performance for challenging system designs
From Texas Instruments come a tiny operational amplifier (op amp) and low-power comparators at 0.64 mm2.
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