Advanced Imaging


Industry News

Updated: July 8th, 2008 05:26 PM CDT

National Semiconductor Introduces New Family of Buck Regulators With the Industry's Highest Power Density in Ultra-Small Packaging

via PRNewswire

About National's Power Management Products

National Semiconductor is the number one supplier of voltage regulator ICs with 14 percent market share, according to iSuppli's 2005 Semiconductor MarketShare survey. National's innovative power management products includebest-in-class linear regulators; power monitoring, control and reference ICs;and switching converters, such as high-voltage ICs for DC-DC conversion, switched capacitor converters, lighting management ICs and inductive switching converters. National also offers online tools that enable power designers toselect the best power management chips for their applications. National's Webench(R) design tool allows designers to choose a product, create and analyze a design, and then build custom prototypes that can be deliveredwithin 24 hours. More information about National's power management products is available at .

Pricing and Availability

Prices for these regulators start at $1.25 in 1,000-unit quantities forthe LM2830 at a 1.6 MHz switching frequency. More information is available at . The 1.6 MHz and 3 MHz switching frequencies areavailable now, and the 550 KHz option will be available later this summer, aswill the MSOP-8 version of the LM2832.

About National Semiconductor

National Semiconductor, the industry's premier analog company, creates high-value analog devices and subsystems. National's leading-edge productsinclude power management circuits, display drivers, audio and operationalamplifiers, interface products and data conversion solutions. National's keyanalog markets include wireless handsets, displays and a variety of broad electronics markets, including medical, automotive, industrial, and test andmeasurement applications. Headquartered in Santa Clara , Calif., Nationalreported sales of $2.16 billion for fiscal 2006, which ended May 28, 2006 .Additional company and product information is available at .

NOTE: LLP, WEBENCH and National Semiconductor are registered trademarksof National Semiconductor Corporation.

All other brands or product names are trademarks or registered trademarksof their respective holders. Media Contact Megan Carter National Semiconductor 408-721-6929

SOURCE National Semiconductor Corporation

News stories provided by third parties are not edited by "Site Publication" staff. For suggestions and comments, please click the Contact link at the bottom of this page.

Subscribe to our RSS Feeds