Vishay Intertechnology’s New FRED Pt® Gen 5 600 V Hyperfast and Ultrafast Rectifiers Offer Best in Class Reverse Recovery Losses

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MALVERN, PA — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) this week introduced 10 new FRED Pt® Gen 5 600 V Hyperfast and Ultrafast rectifiers. Offering the best reverse recovery performance for devices in their class, the 15 A, 30 A, 60 A, and 75 A Vishay Semiconductors rectifiers are designed to increase the efficiency of AC/DC and DC/DC converters and of hard- and soft-switched or resonant designs.

The devices released today offer 30% lower reverse recovery losses than the closest competing rectifiers and 48% lower than previous-generation FRED Pt solutions while maintaining low conduction and switching losses. The result is improved light- and full-load efficiency in high-speed LLC output rectification stages for EV/HEV battery charging stations and high frequency stages for UPS applications.

The rectifiers are available in TO-220AC and TO-247AD packages and X-type Hyperfast and H-type Ultrafast speed classes. X-type devices offer the advantage of lower QRR, while H-type rectifiers feature lower forward voltage. RoHS-compliant and halogen-free, the components offer high-temperature operation to +175°C.

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Device Specification Table:

Part # VR (V) IF(AV) (A) VF typ. (V) QRR typ. (nC)² Speed class trr typ. (ns)³ Package
VS-E5TH1506-M3 600 15 1.15 782 H 22 TO-220AC 2L
VS-E5TX1506-M3 600 15 1.3 578 X 19 TO-220AC 2L
VS-E5TH3006-M3 600 30 1.15 1560 H 25 TO-220AC 2L
VS-E5TX3006-M3 600 30 1.3 952 X 22 TO-220AC 2L
VS-E5PH3006L-N3 600 30 1.15 1560 H 25 TO-247AD 2L
VS-E5PX3006L-N3 600 30 1.3 952 X 22 TO-247AD 2L
VS-E5PH6006L-N3 600 60 1.2 2385 H 29 TO-247AD 2L
VS-E5PX6006L-N3 600 60 1.4 1568 X 26 TO-247AD 2L
VS-E5PH7506L-N3 600 75 1.2 3090 H 32 TO-247AD 2L
VS-E5PX7506L-N3 600 75 1.4 2048 X 29 TO-247AD 2L

¹IF = rated current, TJ = 125°C
²TJ = 125°C, IF = rated current A, VR = 400 V, dIF/dt = 1000 A/μs
³TJ = 25°C IF = 1 A dIF/dt = 100 A/μs, VR = 30 V

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The Company states samples and production quantities of the new FRED Pt rectifiers are available now, with lead times of 12 weeks.

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