Passive devices for leading designs

When it comes to the latest market solutions, the world of passive components is changing every day. Miniaturised packages are leading to new possibilities in wearable devices and improved power performance is enabling appliances that are more effective in the Internet of Things (IoT) arena, by operating in remote areas for extended time without maintenance. 

Our portfolio of passive components includes:

  • Capacitors
  • Inductors
  • Circuit protection
  • Resistors
  • Filters
  • Timing devices
     
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Dedicated passives experts who see the big picture

As the primary partner for the world’s leading producers of passive electronic components, Avnet Abacus is the source you can trust for authoritative advice. Our pan-European team of field sales engineers and product specialists understand that passive component selection is an important part of any design, and they work closely with our suppliers to provide you with the highest level of engineering support.

Get in touch with our team today by contacting your local Avnet Abacus sales office, or click the Ask an Expert button to send us your enquiry

 

Tackling the global MLCC shortage in 2018

The global shortage in Multi-layer Ceramic Capacitors (MLCCs) is creating extremely challenging market conditions for the electronics industry.

With the situation unlikely to improve for the next 12 to 18 months, we can guide you through your options and alternative solutions.

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Replacing MLCCs with polymer capacitors

Polymer capacitors are a viable alternative to MLCCs in a number of applications. Learn how some of their key characteristics compare and whether they could be suitable for your design.

An assortment of polymer capacitors

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AWCCA wireless charging coils

Abracon extends its range of Wireless Charging Coils with specific focus on smaller size coils, lower profile (as thin as 0.5mm), and receiver applications.

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