SAN JOSE, Calif. and SINGAPORE, May 14, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avago Technologies (Nasdaq:AVGO), a leading supplier of analog interface components for wireless, wireline, and industrial applications, today introduced a new line of 2.5A hermetic gate drive optocouplers featuring the ACPL-5160 and ACPL-5161. The ACPL-5160 is a rugged commercial-grade version. The ACPL-5161 is a MIL-STD compliant version manufactured and tested to Class H quality conformance level under MIL-PRF-38534 specifications. Optimized for high power motor control and power conversion applications, these devices are extremely robust and able to withstand harsh environments providing long life operation across the full military temperature range of -55 to +125 degree C.
- MIL-PRF-38534 Certified and Qualified (ACPL-5161)
- Standard Microcircuit Drawing (SMD) 5962-12236 Pending
- 2.5A Maximum Peak Output Current
- CMOS/TTL Compatible
- Integrated Fail-Safe IGBT Protection
- Wide Operating VCC Range: 15 to 30 Volts
- 15kV/μs Typical Common Mode Rejection (CMR) at VCM = 1000 V
AvailabilityProducts are available in commercial grade (ACPL-5160) and may also be purchased with full MIL-PRF-38534 Class H testing (ACPL-5161) or from the pending Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) SMD 5962-12236. Please contact your local Avago Technologies sales representative for sample and pricing. Further information on the Avago's new 2.5A hermetic gate drive optocouplers is available online at http://www.avagotech.com/pages/en/optocouplers_hermetic/igbt_gate_drive/acpl-5160/ http://www.avagotech.com/pages/en/optocouplers_hermetic/igbt_gate_drive/acpl-5161/ http://www.avagotech.com/pages/en/optocouplers_hermetic/igbt_gate_drive/5962-1223601hec/ About Avago Technologies Avago Technologies is a leading designer, developer and global supplier of a broad range of analog, mixed signal and optoelectronics components and subsystems with a focus in III-V compound semiconductor design and processing. Backed by an extensive portfolio of intellectual property including approximately 4,200 patents and pending applications, Avago products serve three primary target markets: wireless communications, wired infrastructure, and industrial and other. Avago has a global employee presence and heritage of technical innovation dating back 50 years to its Hewlett-Packard roots. For more information, visit Avago's website: www.avagotech.com. Follow Avago on Twitter at http://twitter.com/Avagotech and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Avagotech. Avago, Avago Technologies, and the A logo are trademarks of Avago Technologies. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. NOTE TO EDITORS: Please direct reader inquiries to Avago Technologies at +1 800 235 0312, or e-mail us at email@example.com.
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