TOKYO - Friday, December 6th 2013 [ME NewsWire]
(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced the launch of "TPD1055FA", a 1-channel high-side switch IPD (intelligent power device) that adopts a small-sized package for use in automotive applications. Mass production is scheduled to start at the end of this month.
The product is fabricated with BiCD process, allowing introduction of a new WSON10 package line-up. This reduces the mounting area to approximately 30% that of equivalent products1 in a SOP-8 package, contributing to the downsizing of equipment.
BiCD process (P-channel DMOS output@VDSS=40V)
Supply voltage: VDD(opr)=5 to 18V
Built-in protection and diagnostic functions:
Protection functions: overcurrent, overtemperature
Diagnostic functions: overcurrent, overtemperature, open load, short to VDD-output
Low Drain-Source ON-resistance
RDS(ON)=0.12Ω(max)@VDD=8 to 18V, Io=-2A, Tch=25°C
WSON10(3mm x 3mm)
Automotive applications that use a 12V battery with a 3A or lower current, such as solenoid valve drives, mechanical relay drives, driving lamps, and load switches.
Note:  Comparison with “TPD1038F” and “TPD1053F”.
Customer Inquiries: Power Device Sales and Marketing Department Tel: +81-3-3457-3416
Information in this document, including product prices and specifications, content of services and contact information, is current on the date of the announcement but is subject to change without prior notice.
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