2010 Reader's Choice Tech Awards - Passive & Discrete Components
TT electronics BI Technologies - HM72B Series high-power molded inductor 
The HM72B Series high-power molded inductor has an wide operating temperature range and an operating frequency up to 3 MHz.
TT electronics IRC - OARS-3 Series 3-Watt SMT Open Air Current Sense Resistor 
The OARS has a solid metal alloy construction that can withstand operating temperatures in excess of 350°C, more than conservative design models permit.
TT electronics IRC - LRF3W-MIL Series 3-Watt Ultralow resistance current sense chip resistor 
The LRF3W-MIL series combines high power capabilities, small chip size, very low resistance and high reliability to handle current sensing needs.
Fairchild Semiconductor – FDMC7660 30V N-Channel PowerTrench MOSFET 
The 30V N-Channel PowerTrench MOSFET is best used for Power Management and load-switching applications that are common in portable battery packs or notebook computers.
SiTime - SiT8503 kHz-range Silicon MEMS Oscillator 
The SiT8503 is the first Silicon MEMS programmable oscillator optimized for 200 kHz-1000 kHz applications, and is drop-in compatible with legacy kHz devices.
Fox Electronics - Application Specific XpressO oscillators 
XpressO technology offers fast delivery of low jitter, small package size and multiple frequency and output options at a low cost.
LCR Electronics - 0923 Double-Stage Filters 
Operating at temperatures from -40°C to +85°C, the RoHS-compliant Double Stage 0923 Filters are used where higher voltages and operating temperature ranges than standard off the shelf filters are required