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D3 Semiconductor Announces Global Distribution Agreement With Mouser Electronics

Mouser supports D3 Semi’s initial offering of world-class 650V superjunction MOSFETs for the Americas, Asia and European power electronics markets

D3 Semiconductor, a company bringing together affiliated semiconductor companies and top-talent experts, announces that Mouser Electronics is now its global distribution partner. According to the agreement, Mouser is stocking D3 Semi’s full product line of +FET line of 650V-rated superjunction MOSFETs, which exhibit best-in-class performance in hard–switched applications such as PFC boost and inverters used in telecom, enterprise computing, UPS and solar.

D3 Semi marks its entry in the power electronics industry by changing the DNA of power devices. Its product roadmap combines mixed-signal functions with high-voltage switching devices to provide the highest product reliability along with the ability to quickly tailor solutions for a wide variety of applications. In addition to supporting power markets in the Americas and Europe, D3 Semi has a presence in Asia through its affiliate company, D3 Asia.

D3 Asia’s President and Managing Director, Wally Klass, said: “We are delighted to have this world-class, highly regarded distributor stocking our initial offering of +FET MOSFETs. Mouser’s approach customer service, like ours, is to provide best-quality products combined with fast and flexible delivery.” Scott Carson, Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing for D3 Semiconductor, added: “Mouser’s global footprint and focus on supporting design engineering efforts fit well into D3’s go–to–market strategy.”

D3 Semiconductor’s initial offering of +FET 650V superjunction power MOSFETs, now available from Mouser Electronics, affords the highest possible level of performance and reliability. Each +FET superjunction power MOSFET in the D3 Semi portfolio targets a 650V node, which helps improve power densities of applications traditionally served by IGBTs such as inverters and motor drives.

“D3 Semi’s +FET superjunction technology is unique in fusing the power and efficiency of superjunction architectures with mixed-signal precision,” said Kristin Schuetter, Vice President, Supplier Management, Products, of Mouser Electronics. “Our customers in a wide range of demanding high–reliability power markets will benefit from D3 Semi’s high-performance, scalable solutions.”

+FET MOSFETs feature an ultra-low on-state resistance (RDS-ON) ranging from 32 milliohm to 1000 milliohm for improved performance in low-frequency applications, as well as fast-switching capabilities that enable the devices to perform rapid transfers of the gate charge in a short period of time. Each device in the family is 100 percent avalanche tested at the industry’s highest avalanche current levels during production to ensure the most robust solution for even the most demanding applications. The devices also meet the JESD 22 standard for electrostatic discharge (ESD) performance and are high temperature reverse bias (HTRB) stress tested at over 3,000 hours.

For a product table showing the initial +FET product line, please go to: www.d3semi.com.

About D3 Semiconductor

Founded in late 2011, D3 Semiconductor delivers system solutions through its ecosystem of affiliated companies, including Theta Power Systems Ltda, Terigo Semiconductor, LLC, and D3 Semiconductor Asia (D3 Asia). It develops power MOSFETs, motor controllers and gate drivers along with reference designs for motor control applications and power supplies. The company’s co-founders, CEO Vince Evelsizer, CTO Tom Harrington and Chairman Albert Vasquez, impart its leadership team with invaluable semiconductor industry expertise, spanning the areas of manufacturing, engineering and management. Leading the company’s efforts in support of the largest and highest-growth Asia Pacific region market is Wally Klass, President and Managing Director D3 Asia Sdn bhd. Wally also serves as D3 Semiconductor’s Global Business Development Director. D3 Semi also assembles a powerhouse group of talented industry advisors, including Bob Houf, Paul Leonard and Marty Brown. Focused on power conversion and motor control applications, and working from the system perspective, D3 Semi is able to deliver higher-efficiency, integration and performance. For more information, go to: www.d3semi.com.

About Mouser

Mouser Electronics, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is an award-winning, authorized semiconductor and electronic component distributor focused on rapid New Product Introductions from its manufacturing partners for electronic design engineers and buyers. The global distributor’s website, Mouser.com, is available in multiple languages and currencies and features more than 4 million products from over 600 manufacturers. Mouser offers 22 support locations around the world to provide best-in-class customer service and ships globally to over 550,000 customers in 170 countries from its 750,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art facility south of Dallas, Texas. For more information, visit www.mouser.com.

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