Vishay Intertechnology Wet Tantalum Capacitor Offers Industry-High Capacitance, Design Flexibility for Military and Avionics Systems

MALVERN, Pa. — Oct. 2, 2017 — To meet the needs of military and avionics applications, Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced a new high energy wet tantalum capacitor that delivers the industry's highest capacitance per voltage rating and case size for this device type. For increased design flexibility, the EP1 is available with radial through-hole or surface-mount terminations in the A, B, and C case codes, each with a stud mount option.

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Vishay Intertechnology TMBS® Rectifiers in SlimDPAK Save Space, Improve Thermal Performance and Efficiency

MALVERN, Pa. — Sept. 20, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced a new family of surface-mount TMBS® Trench MOS Barrier Schottky rectifiers in the eSMP® series SlimDPAK (TO-252AE) package. Offering lower profiles and better thermal performance than devices in the DPAK (TO-252AA), the Vishay General Semiconductor rectifiers feature reverse voltages from 45 V to 150 V, low forward voltage drop, and industry-high current ratings.

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Vishay Intertechnology Launches Industry-First High Frequency IHLP® Inductor Series, Boosting DC/DC Efficiency

MALVERN, Pa. — Sept. 14, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced the first extended-frequency inductor in the low profile, high current IHLP® family. The new IHLP‑1616BZ-0H series features high frequency performance up to 10 MHz with the lowest losses of any inductor on the market for frequencies of 1 MHz and above. By using the IHLP-1616BZ-0H, designers can improve efficiency and potentially reduce the size of DC/DC converter circuitry.

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Vishay Intertechnology Zhuhai, China, Manufacturing Facility Earns ISO/TS 16949 Certification for Automotive Grade Custom Magnetics

MALVERN, Pa. — Sept. 5, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that its custom magnetics manufacturing facility in Zhuhai, China, has earned ISO/TS 16949 certification, the industry standard for quality management and production in the automotive industry. A globally recognized specification for automotive quality management systems, ISO/TS 16949 requires suppliers to meet rigorous quality standards for automotive-related product design, development, production, installation, and servicing. Certified suppliers must demonstrate commitment to continual improvement, defect prevention, and the reduction of variation and waste in the supply chain.

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New Vishay Intertechnology Rotational Absolute Magnetic Encoder Displacement Sensor: Higher Durability, Reliability Over Hall Effect Potentiometers

MALVERN, Pa. — Aug. 9, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced a new magnetic position sensor that delivers accuracy comparable to Hall effect devices while offering higher reliability and better durability. The one-time programmable (OTP) Vishay Sfernice RAME027 provides accuracy of ± 0.33 % at 25 °C in a small 27 mm form factor. Typical applications will include military and industrial joysticks, electrical actuators, machine tools, textile manufacturing, milling, and robotics.

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Vishay Intertechnology RF MLCCs Offer Reliability and Design Flexibility With Industry's First Operating Temps to +200 °C in Small Cases

MALVERN, Pa. — Aug. 7, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced the industry's first surface-mount multilayer ceramic chip capacitors (MLCCs) for high frequency RF and microwave applications to offer an operating temperature range to +200 °C. For telecom base stations and military communication systems, the Vishay Vitramon VJ HIFREQ HT series provides ultra high Q and low ESR in four compact case sizes.

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Vishay Intertechnology Extends OSOP Series of SMD Dual In-Line Thin Film Resistor Networks With New 16-Pin and 24-Pin Versions

MALVERN, Pa. — Aug. 2, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that the company has extended its OSOP series of surface-mount dual in-line thin film resistor networks in the 25 mil pitch QSOP package with new 16-pin and 24-pin versions in accordance with JEDEC MO-137, variation AB and AE. Available in isolated, last pin common, and custom schematics, the Vishay Dale Thin Film networks feature tight ratio tolerances to ± 0.025 % and low TCR tracking of ± 5 ppm/°C to deliver higher precision than competing devices.

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Vishay Intertechnology WSBS8518…40 Power Metal Strip® Battery Shunt Resistor Improves Accuracy, Provides Consistent Contact Location

MALVERN, Pa. — July 24, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced a new 36 W Power Metal Strip® battery shunt resistor featuring three sense pins in the 8518 case size. With extremely low resistance values down to 50 µΩ, the Vishay Dale WSBS8518...40 increases accuracy and lowers costs compared with Hall Effect current sensing solutions, while its sense pins assist in PCB mounting, provide consistent contact point location, and offer a connection to ground via the third sense pin.

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New Vishay Intertechnology TMBS® Rectifiers in MicroSMP Package Save Significant Space While Increasing Power Density and Improving Efficiency

MALVERN, Pa. — July 19, 2017 — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today expanded its offering of surface-mount TMBS® Trench MOS Barrier Schottky rectifiers with 10 new 1 A and 2 A devices in the eSMP® series MicroSMP (DO-219AD) package. Providing space-saving alternatives to Schottky rectifiers in the SOD123W, the Vishay General Semiconductor devices feature reverse voltages from 45 V to 150 V and include the industry's first 2 A TMBS rectifiers in the MicroSMP to deliver forward voltage as low as 0.40 V.

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