Liqualloy™ Power Inductor GLU Series

DC Resistance Reduced 25% Higher energy-saving performance for OLED

Features Improves on efficiency of existing GLC Series with DC resistance reduced by 25%
Adopts original low-core-loss material Liqualloy™ with excellent soft
   magnetic characteristics, realizing low loss during power conversion
Excellent characteristics in circuits with high switching frequency
   and high ripple current, contributing to long battery life in mobile devices
Locating electrodes on the base helps improve end product design flexibility

Applications Smartphones, Tablets
Other mobile devices equipped with OLED technology
Typical Specifications
Items GLUHK Series GLULK Series
Dimensions(W×D×H) 2.0×1.6×1.0mm 2.5×2.0×1.0mm
Operating Voltage 16Vop max. 16Vop max.
Operating Temperature (※1) -30℃ to +125℃ -30℃ to +125℃
Storage temp. range -40℃ to +60℃ -40℃ to +60℃
Inductance at 1MHz [μH] 0.47 to 2.2 0.47 to 4.7
DC Resistance Max. [mΩ] 30 to 126 24 to 192
ACR at 1MHz Typ. [mΩ] (※2) 29 to 110 22 to 196
Saturation Current idc1 Max. [A] (※3) 1.5 to 3.0 1.2 to 3.6
Heat Rating idc2 Max. [A] (※3) 1.7 to 3.6 1.3 to 3.9
(※1) Include self temperature rise
(※2) ACR=Rs-DCR (Rs:equivalent series resistance)
(※3) The saturation current (Idc1) is the DC current value having inductance decrease down to 30%. (at 20℃)
The temperature rise current (Idc2) is the DC current value having temperature increase up to 40℃. (at 20℃)
Dimensions Unit: mm
Liqualloy(TM) Power Inductor GLU Series

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