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Thermal Uprating: The When and How

Posted by Author on Jul 20, 2016 10:03:41 PM

Thermal uprating is the process to assess the capability of a device to meet the functionality and performance requirements of the application in which the device that are wider than the manufacturers’ specified temperature range. Uprating should only be considered when the full lifecycle consequences of utilizing this approach have been fully evaluated and other possible options eliminated for sound engineering and business reasons.


Topics: Thermal Uprating, Device functionality, Device reliability

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