Exar Corporation/Würth Electronics, Inc. Low Power Point of Load Solution Design Kit Now in Stock at Digi-Key

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - April 2, 2012

Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, today announced the Exar Corporation/Würth Electronics, Inc. LPPOL Solution Design Kit is now in stock.

  • Exar Corporation Part # XRPWRKIT-LWP-1 (Digi-Key Part # 1016-1749-ND)
  • Würth Electronics Part # IC-744721 (Digi-Key Part # 732-3616-ND)

Exar and Würth have partnered to provide this Low Power Point of Load Solution Design Kit with a complete converter range from 600 mA to 1,500 mA. The kit includes single or dual channel options and provides design engineers with the latest synchronous step down ICs with the best suitable and lowest profile inductors for applications needs.

Additional features include:

  • Synchronous buck regulator
  • Low input voltage (2.5 V – 5.5 V)
  • Constant operating frequency up to 1.5 MHz
  • Efficiency up to 97%
  • Adjustable output voltage as low as 0.6 V
  • Over temperature protection

This kit can be used in applications including portable equipment, Point of Loads, set top boxes, portable media players, hard disk drives, battery-operated equipment, audio/video equipment, and networking and telecom equipment.

The Exar/Würth LPPOL Solution Design Kit is now available for purchase on Digi-Key's global websites.

As the leading integrated Internet-based distributor of electronic components, information about and inventory of millions of products is accessible to customers around the globe, with all products shipped from Digi-Key's single, North American location. The company's integrated business model provides product and support information online to help put engineers and procurement professionals in control as they solve tough product development challenges.

About Digi-Key Corporation

Digi-Key Corporation, based in Thief River Falls, Minn., is a global, full-service provider of both prototype/design and production quantities of electronic components, offering more than three million products from over 650 quality name-brand manufacturers. With over one million products in stock and an impressive selection of online resources, Digi-Key is committed to stocking the broadest range of electronic components in the industry and providing the best service possible to its customers. Additional information and access to Digi-Key's broad product offering is available on the Digi-Key website.