updated 4/28/2011 2:17:12 PM ET 2011-04-28T18:17:12

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 28, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (AOS) (Nasdaq:AOSL), a designer, developer and global supplier of a broad range of power semiconductors, announced today the release of high power density 25V and 30V PairFET™ products in both DFN 5x6 and DFN 3.3x3.3 package (integrated High-Side and Low-Side MOSFETs in one package). This new product family provides compact and efficient DC-DC solutions in notebook PCs, desktop PCs, all-in-one PCs, graphic cards, servers, and networking point-of-load (POL) converters.

PairFET




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The flagship product of the PairFET family is AON6924 which delivers up to 30A of output current from a single DFN 5x6 power package. The AON6924 replaces two DFN 5x6 MOSFETs with a single package, which saves more than 50% board space and simplifies PCB layout. 

"The AON6924 PairFET offers significant advantages over existing discrete solutions by shrinking solution size and by increasing system power efficiency. This enables design engineers to meet their design objectives of delivering high power density DC-DC synchronous buck converter solutions," said Peter Wilson, Director of Low Voltage MOSFETs at AOS.

Technical Highlights

  • High power efficiency in DFN 5x6 asymmetric dual power package
  • Ultra low RDS(ON) 1.6 mOhms (max) at VGS = 10V for low-side MOSFET with integrated Schottky diode
  • Switching optimized 5.2 mOhms max at VGS = 10V for high-side MOSFET

Pricing and Availability

The PairFET products are available immediately in production quantities. The table below shows specifications and pricing. 







Product






Package






BVDSS
(V)
High-Side

RDS(ON)max

 @10VGS

 (mOhms)
Low-Side

RDS(ON)max

@10VGS

(mOhms)




Price


per 1,000 units (US$)
AON6922 DFN 5x6 25 3.8 1.4 1.32
AON6924 DFN 5x6 30 5.2 1.6 1.35
AON6920 DFN 5x6 30 5.2 1.8 1.20
AON6908A DFN 5x6 30 8.9 3.6 1.00
AON6910A DFN 5x6 30 14.0 4.1 0.63
AON6912A DFN 5x6 30 13.7 7.3 0.80
AON6926 DFN 5x6 30 11.0 8.5 0.90
AON6906A DFN 5x6 30 14.4 11.7 0.45
AON7900 DFN 3.3x3.3 30 21.0 6.7 0.81
AON7902 DFN 3.3x3.3 30 21.0 6.4 1.05

About AOS

Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited, or AOS is a designer, developer and global supplier of a broad range of power semiconductors, including a wide portfolio of Power MOSFET and Power IC products. AOS seeks to differentiate itself by integrating its expertise in device physics, process technology, design and advanced packaging to optimize product performance and cost, and its product portfolio is designed to meet the ever increasing power efficiency requirements in high volume applications, including portable computers, flat panel TVs, battery packs, smart phones, portable media players, UPS, motor control and power supplies. For more information, please visit http://www.aosmd.com/ .

Forward Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements that are based on current expectations, estimates, forecasts and projections of future performance based on management's judgment, beliefs, current trends and anticipated product performance. These forward-looking statements include, without limitation, references to the efficiency and capability of new products. Forward looking statements involve risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in the forward-looking statements. These factors include, but are not limited to, the actual product performance in volume production, the quality and reliability of the product, our ability to achieve design wins, the general business and economic conditions, the state of the semiconductor industry, and other risks as described in the Company's annual report on Form 20-F and other filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.  Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in the forward looking statements are reasonable, it cannot guarantee future results, level of activity, performance, or achievements. You should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements. All information provided in this press release is as of today's date, unless otherwise stated, and AOS undertakes no duty to update such information, except as required under applicable law.

The photo is also available via AP PhotoExpress.

CONTACT: Media Contact: 
         Clara Chan
         Tel: 408.789.3233
         Email: cchan@aosmd.com

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