2010 Reader's Choice Tech Awards - Power
Fairchild Semiconductor FSEZ1307 Primary-Side-Regulation PWM Controller with MOSFET Integrated
Fairchild Semiconductor’s Primary Side Regulation PWM controllers enable designers of mobile chargers and adaptors, and LED lighting applications to meet rigorous power regulatory specifications.
Fairchild Semiconductor FAN6754 Highly Integrated Green-Mode PWM Controller
The FAN6754 PWM controller can improve energy savings by 25 percent as compared to other solutions with features such as frequency hopping and internal soft start.
Texas Instruments - NexFET Power Block CSD86350Q5D
With a 16-bit architecture, higher precision timers and improved peripheral integration and interfacing, the MSP430 Value Line ensures developers do not have to compromise performance for price.
Semtech – SC Family of Boost Converters
The SC120, SC121 and SC122 boost inputs from as low as 0.7V to a regulated output settable from 1.8V to 5.0V and come in 1.5 x 2 mm ultra-thin (0.6mm max.) plastic packages.
Lineage Power – DLynx Family of DOSA-based POL converters
Available in DOSA-based digital and analog versions, the DLynx POL converters have a PMBus interface and space-saving Tunable Loop technology to deliver a current density of 8.1A/cm2.
National Semiconductor - WEBENCH FPGA Power Architect Online FPGA Power System Design Tool
Industry’s first design tool to model and optimize power supplies for FPGAs in minutes includes specs on over 130 FPGAs from Altera, Xilinx and others.