Entries by Lisa Cooper

Miniaturization vs. Passive Function Integration

Miniaturization vs. Passive Function Integration The ever-growing trend towards miniaturization and industry applications are driving top capacitor and other passive components manufacturers to create ever-smaller parts even as costs climb higher and higher. The question now becomes, at what point will buyers find those costs just too high and start looking for alternatives? Miniaturization doesn’t […]

One Size Doesn’t Fit All – MLCC Market Trends

One Size Doesn’t Fit All – MLCC Market Trends Capacitors have never been “one size fits all,” and as technology has advanced the market has further diversified and specialized. MLCCs (multi-layer ceramic capacitors), already a specialized product, are no exception. This year we’ve seen the somewhat unusual phenomenon of a number of major companies in […]