ROHM Semiconductor – KXTJ3: User Selectable ±2g, 4g, 8g, 16g Tri-Axis Accelerometer with Digital Interface


The KXTJ3 is the next generation of our best-selling KXTJ2 tri-axis accelerometer that provides the best value and high performance available in the same pin-to-pin compatible 2 x 2 x 0.9mm 12-pin LGA package. New and improved is an extended g-range up to ±16g, higher resolution embedded wake-up function down to 3.9mg, and more flexible […]

Rohm Semiconductor – BH1745NUC: Digital 16-bit Serial Output Color Sensor IC


BH1745NUC is digital color sensor IC with I2C bus interface. The high sensitivity, wide dynamic range and excellent IRcut characteristics make this IC the most suitable to obtain the illuminance and color temperature of ambient light for adjusting LCD backlight. The BH1745NUC leverages original infrared removal technology and computing methods to achieve the industry’s highest […]

Rohm – BD14000EFV-C: The Industry’s First Monolithic (EDLC) Cell Balancing IC


The BD14000EFV is a self-controlled cell balancer IC with a built-in shunt-type power storage element balancer function that can respond to 4 to 6 cells. This chip can be used for electric double layer capacitors (EDLC) with cell detection voltage range of 2.4V to 3.1V and power storage capacitors which is important for cell balancers […]

ROHM – SCH2080KE: 2nd Generation High Voltage Silicon Carbide (SiC) MOSFETs


Including the First Co-Packaged with a SiC Schottky Barrier Diode (SBD) ROHM offers an expanded lineup of high voltage SiC MOSFETs designed to deliver cost effective, breakthrough performance in inverters and converters in power conditioners and other devices through high voltage resistance, low ON resistance, high speed switching, and fast recovery characteristics. ROHM’s latest SiC […]

FTM May 2015 Americas Edition


This month’s Application Spotlight is Energy. Featured Articles from: NXP – Extend Your Battery Life with the New Low Power LCD Drivers from NXP Vishay – Save Space with Highest Energy Density and Low Profiles ON Semiconductor – Family of Very Wide Input Voltage Range Linear Voltage Regulators ROHM – 2nd Generation High Voltage Silicon […]

FTM February 2015 Americas Edition


This month’s Application Spotlight is Analog & Sensing. Featured Articles from: Crocus Technology: Magnetic Sensor as a Switch ROHM Semiconductor: Sensor Platform Kit, Enables Quick Testing and Evaluation of ROHM Sensors Renesas: Introducing RL78/I1D MCUs for Your Low Power Building Automation Needs TE Connectivity: Setting New Standards in Sensors Stay up to date! Sign up […]

ROHM Semiconductor – ROHM-SENSEKIT1-EVK-101: Sensor Platform Kit, Enables Quick Testing and Evaluation of ROHM Sensors


ROHM’s Sensor Platform Kit (ROHM-SENSEKIT1-EVK-101) is a low-cost way to quickly evaluate and test sensor products provided by ROHM. The kit consists of three main elements: a Sensor Platform Base Board, 6 Sensor Breakout Boards (Analog and Digital Ambient Light Sensors (ALS), Accelerometer + Magnetometer Combo Sensor, along with Hall, Temp, and UV Sensors) and […]

FTM January 2015 Americas Edition


This month’s Application Spotlight is Power & Power Management. Featured Articles from: International Rectifier: New 1200V Gen8 IGBT Family Delivers Benchmark Efficiency and Ruggedness ROHM Semiconductor: High Voltage Wide Input Step-Down DC/DC Regulators Vishay: vPolyTan™ Polymer Tantalum Chip Capacitors Offer Ultra Low Equivalent Series Resistance TE Connectivity: Connect with Speed, Comfort and Confidence with FASTON […]

ROHM Semiconductor – Advantages of Silicon Carbide Diodes, MOSFETs and Modules


By: ROHM Semiconductor ROHM Semiconductor is a pioneer in silicon carbide (SiC) development and one of only a few companies manufacturing SiC diodes, FETs, and modules for industrial and power-related applications. SiC provides a number of key advantages over silicon, including significantly higher efficiency in high voltage applications. Improving performance and reducing device cost while […]

ROHM Semiconductor – BD9G101G and BD9G341EFJ: High Voltage Wide Input Step-Down DC/DC Regulators


The BD9G101G and BD9G341EFJ are high-voltage, non-synchronous, step-down DC/DC converters. An integrated high-side N-channel FET with low RDS(on) provides efficiencies up to 90%, while features like over current and thermal shutdown protection increase reliability for industrial, point-of-load, and distributed power supply applications. And to help engineers quickly develop and design power rails, ROHM provides proven, […]