2,750 W/in³ (167 W/cm³) High Density VI Chip Bus Converter

With Digital Communications Capability For Those Who Need Control

 
 
BCM 6123 Breakthrough Performance
 

Control Interface Options

  Simple Analog
  Full featured PMBus™
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High Power Density

  Up to 2,750 W/in³ (167 W/cm³) at 1.75 kW
in a 2.2 in² (14.5 cm²) footprint

High Efficiency

  Up to 98%

Isolation

  4242 VDC

Fast Response Time

Low Noise

Protection Features

  Undervoltage and overvoltage lockout
  Overcurrent protection
  Short circuit protection
  Over temperature protection
 
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  BCM380x475x1K2A30
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  BCM380P475T1K2A31
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  BCM400P500T1K8A30
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  BCM400P500T1K8A31
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  Digital Supervisor
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  Digital Isolator
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  VI Chip® High Voltage
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  Vicor Pushes Power Density Boundaries and Introduces Digital Communication Capability with New ChiP Bus Converter Modules  
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  400-V DC Distribution in the Data Center Gets Real  
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  Vicor Corporation ChiP
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  Vicor Corporation Delivers
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  Addressing 400-Vdc power in advanced industrial and data-center apps  
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  Vicor’s ChiP Power Component Packaging Technology Named One of the Hot 100 Products of 2013 by UBM Tech’s EDN  
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