active-semi®, Inc. (www.active-semi.com) announced today the first member of a new family of PAC® high-performance motor controllers with the PAC5523 IC. It is supported by an Evaluation Kit (EVK) and accompanying firmware for easy and fast evaluation of advanced motor control solutions.
DALLAS, Texas, May 8 2018 – active-semi®
releases its first buck-boost devices, the I2
C programmable output buck-boost converter ACT5101, the fixed output buck-boost converter ACT5102, and the I2
C programmable ACT2861 JEITA compliant buck-boost charger.
DALLAS, Texas, March 19, 2018 — TowerJazz MIGDAL HAEMEK, Israel the global specialty foundry leader, today announced the ramp to production of active-semi®
’s high-voltage integrated motor controller and driver PAC5232, using TowerJazz’s 200V power SOI technology (TS18SOI), addressing the emerging markets of battery-operated power and garden tools. The TS18SOI process offers a superior isolation scheme, enabling integration of multiple circuits, at a smaller footprint while supporting voltages up to 200V.
DALLAS, – January, 31, 2018 – (BUSINESS WIRE) – active-semi®
, Inc. (www.active-semi.com) announced today further expansion of their Power Application Controller®
) based BLDC motor control portfolio with the addition of the PAC5232 IC, PAC5232EVK Evaluation Kit (EVK) and firmware IP solutions.
Dallas, USA – July 11, 2017 – (BUSINESS WIRE) – SUMEC www.sumectools.com announced today the launch of a high power garden tool series using a powerful brushless DC (BLDC) motor. The design uses Dallas, TX-based Active-Semi® active-semi.com Power Application Controller® (PAC®) for the BLDC motor control.
Dallas, USA – December 14, 2016 – (YAHOO FINANCE) – Chervon, a leading provider of garden and power tools(chervon-na.com/) and Dallas based Active-Semi®, Inc. (www.active-semi.com) jointly announced the launch of Chervon’s new generation EGO 56-volt garden tools with the first release of a string trimmer and snow blower both based on Active-Semi’s PAC™ intelligent motor control IC. Using a powerful brushless DC (BLDC) motor, the pair offer unmatched high-performance lawn & garden tools delivering sustained high-power, long battery run-time, in a condensed light-weight design.
Dallas, USA – March 1, 2016 – (YAHOO FINANCE) – Germany based Fein (www.fein.com) and Dallas based Active-Semi®, Inc. (www.active-semi.com) announced today the launch of Fein’s AFSC 1.7 Q SuperCut Oscillating Power Tool based on Active-Semi® Power Application Controller™ (PAC™) motor control IC. Using a powerful brushless DC (BLDC) motor, AFSC 1.7 Q offers a professional-grade high-performance tool delivering 19500 rpm working on an 18V Li-ion battery for automotive and other applications.
DALLAS, – February 2, 2016 – (BUSINESSWIRE) – Active-Semi, Inc. (www.active-semi.com) and IAR Systems (www.iar.com) announced today the availability IAR Embedded Workbench® for ARM® with support for Active-Semi’s Power Application Controller™ (PAC™) ICs targeting BLDC and High-voltage AC motor control applications. The new support now enables developers to design Class-B Safety applications with Active-Semi’s high-performance 600V PAC5250, PAC5253 and PAC5255 ICs, evaluation kits and prequalified IEC 60730 Class-B Safety libraries while working with the powerful, highly-optimized development toolchain IAR Embedded Workbench offered by IAR Systems.
DALLAS, – November 19, 2015 – (BUSINESSWIRE) – Active-Semi, Inc. (www.active-semi.com) announced today further expansion of their high-power DC-DC power management IC portfolio with the ACT452x family of ICs to support USB Type-C, USB-PD and Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 2.0/3.0 based end-products and applications. The ACT4525/26/27/28 and ACT4529 ICs offer single-IC solutions for up to 36W of maximum power and provide customers with proven turnkey solutions for reduced time to market. Reducing system footprint by as much as 40%, and with advanced integrated features for USB auto-detect and built-in QC 2.0 decoder these ICs offer the lowest cost solution. The ACT452x family of ICs can also work with additional load switch controllers to provide augmented functionality in end-products. Target applications include car chargers (CLAs), mobile and laptop applications, and peripherals that interface with these devices.
DALLAS, – August 4, 2015 – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Active-Semi, Inc. (www.active-semi.com) announced today further expansion of their Power Application Controller™ (PAC™) based BLDC motor control portfolio with the addition of the PAC5223 IC, 4 new development kits and firmware solutions. The PAC5223 offers industry-leading performance with the lowest system-cost solution available for 3-phase brushless DC (BLDC) motors for up to 72V. In addition, the availability of the new development boards and firmware for sensorless trapezoidal and field-oriented control (FOC) reduce development costs and enables rapid prototyping for various applications including power tools, garden tools, drones, radio controlled cars, and general-purpose BLDC applications.