low-voltage low-voltage

Definition(s):

  • (adj) subjected to or capable of operating under relative low voltage

Usage(s):

  1. When switched on, the generator delivers continuous low-voltage electrical pulses to the brain.
  2. That talent is being put to commercial use in an attempt to spin off a high-tech industry in a decidedly low-voltage nation.
  3. Enforced hunger and low-voltage prods were part of the program.

News

  1. Toshiba Introduces 30V Voltage Power MOSFETs for Base Stations and Servers

    Toshiba Corporation today announced the introduction of a 30V voltage power MOSFET line-up for general-purpose DC-DC converters used in base stations and servers. The products use the latest 8th generation low-voltage trench structure and achieve the highest class[Note 1] of low ON-resistance and high-speed switching.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Motherboard supports 4th Gen Intel® Core(TM) i7/i5 processors.

    Based on Intel® QM87 and HM86 Express chipsets, Mini-ITX MI980 is equipped with 2 standard- or low-voltage DDR3 SO-DIMM sockets supporting up to 16 GB system memory. Video connections include DVI-I, DVI-D, LVDS/eDP, and DisplayPort. To accommodate expansion cards, MI980 comes with 1 PCI Express x16 and 2 Mini PCI Express x1 slots. Measuring 170 x 170 mm, board also includes 6x USB 2.0, 4x USB 3 ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

Quotes

  1. "There are several billion USB sockets in the world today on computers and many other devices that can provide a source of low-voltage power," said Simon Daniel, director of Moixa Energy. "USB sockets are so accessible to consumers that you...
    on Sep 20, 2006 By: Simon Daniel Source: VNUNet.com

  2. "It was mostly a low-voltage affair," the New York Times' Adam Nagourney wrote in the paper's political blog, The Caucus.
    on Aug 6, 2008 By: Adam Nagourney Source: Pioneer Press

  3. Otellini said in prepared remarks during the conference call that Intel "looks forward to the launch of our consumer ultra-low-voltage products, which will enable many new sleek thin-and-light notebooks at very compelling price points."
    on Apr 14, 2009 By: Paul Otellini Source: CNET News

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