Low-capacitance ESD protection device targets high data-rate apps

Raychem Circuit Protection, a business unit of Tyco Electronics, has expanded its circuit protection portfolio with the introduction of its electrostatic discharge (ESD) protection devices. Designed for I/O port protection on USB 2.0, IEEE 1394, digital visual interface (DVI), and antenna switches, the RoHS-compliant PESD0402 and 0603 protection devices are available in industry-standard form factors.