Automotive grade 1212 size wound power inductors with high current and low DC resistance.

LQH3NP_ME

4/4/2016

Overview

Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. has introduced the LQH3NPN_ME and LQH3NPZ_ME series of 1212 size wound-type power inductors, featuring higher rated current and lower DC resistance levels as compared to the company’s previous inductors. The LQH3NPN_ME and LQH3NPZ_ME are designed to be incorporated into consumer products and automotive information devices.

  

Background

As the electrification of automobiles advances, there is a growing demand for small inductors with high rated current levels for use in car navigation, car audio and other automotive information devices, just as it is increasing in consumer products, such as smartphones.

To respond to this demand, Murata has introduced the LQH3NPN_ME and LQH3NPZ_ME series of 1212 size (height: 1.5 mm) wound-type power inductors with even higher rated current levels than the company’s previous inductors.These new components are designed to be incorporated into consumer products and automotive information devices.

  

Features

  • Higher rated current and lower DC resistance levels than the company’s previous LQH3NP_M0 and LQH3NP_MR series
  • Line-up of models with inductance values ranging from 1 µH to 100 µH
  

Applications

Power inductors for automotive information devices, such as car navigation units and car audio products

  

Parts List

LQH3NPN_ME series (for common consumer electronics)
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LQH3NPZ_ME series (for automotive information devices)
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Production

Mass Production 



Murata in Brief

Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and sale of ceramic-based passive electronic components & solutions, communication modules and power supply modules. Murata is committed to the development of advanced electronic materials and leading edge, multi-functional, high-density modules. The company has employees and manufacturing facilities throughout the world. For more information, visit Murata's website at www.murata.com