The consumer sector includes both home appliances and entertainment products. Types of components manufactured by Vishay are used in home appliances such as air conditioners, washing machines and dryers, refrigerators and freezers, and robotic vacuum cleaners and lawn mowers. They also are used in smartwatches, fitness bands, media streaming devices, TVs, e-book readers, game consoles, smartglasses, virtual reality systems, and more. As an example, Vishay components are used in applications in LCD TVs including power conversion, EMI filtering, rectification, power factor correction, analog/digital signal switching, audio amplification, interface protection, infrared receiving, and gesture recognition.
TVCast - Industry First Native Top View IR Receivers
To accommodate applications requiring top-view IR receivers, side-view packages are typically modified with a 90° lead bend. By eliminating the need for a lead bend, the devices released today reduce the PCB space requirement in products such as set-top boxes, air conditioners, and high-end audio systems.
See how TVCast can save space in consumer products