Single Twisted Pair Ethernet: How It’s Driving Technology in the Car

The automotive industry is changing. In recent years, the process of building cars has shifted drastically. Today, we’re facing a new phenomenon: the connected car and Electric Vehicles. Consumers have begun to demand internet connectivity everywhere – including their cars. The driving force behind this development is single twisted pair Ethernet. The single twisted pair Ethernet…

Pulse Electronics achieved great success at Electronica China 2018

Pulse Electronics exhibited at Electronica China in Shanghai, Mar.14-16, 2018. Network Access, Network User, Automotive, Power, Wireless Consumer and Wireless Infrastructure business units and new acquired Austrian-based Egston Holdings showcased their latest products and technologies on the 72 square meters booth. As a global innovator of electronic components, Pulse Electronics showed antennas, magnetics and connectors…

New Automotive Grade Series of Molded Inductors: PA4346 & PA4349

Pulse Electronics Power Business Unit has released the PA434X.XXXANLT series of automotive grade molded inductors and the extension of commercial grade molded inductors by adding the PA4346 and PA4349 series to our existing line of industrial grade inductors. The new PA434X.XXXANLT series is offered in multiple cross-references to competitor parts. Production lead time is approximately 8-10 weeks,…

Using Battery Management Systems for EVs, HEVs, & PHEVs

Early electric vehicles (EV), hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs) and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) used either lead-acid batteries or NiMH batteries for storage. However, these batteries were not optimal: EVs, HEVs, and PHEVs require impressive energy storage that even NiMH batteries, with a 68Wh/kg specific energy, aren’t capable of. In search of higher energy-efficiency, many…