Electronic Design

Microwave MLCs Exhibit Lower ESR, Higher Q

The company’s latest multilayer capacitor (MLC) chip employs a unique dielectric and internal electrode materials that allow for a significantly lower equivalent series resistance than previous versions. Dubbed the UQ Series, the chips suit RF/microwave applications ranging from 10 MHz to 4.2 GHz. They are available in 1210, 0605, and 0709 sizes with voltage ratings up to 500 Vdc. Pricing for the UQ Series ranges from $0.20 to $0.90 each in large quantity. For further information, call AVX CORP. Myrtle Beach, SC. (843) 448-9411.
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