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Intersil

February 24, 2012 14:00 ET

Intersil Digital Power Module Wins Prestigious China ACE Award

The ZL9101M Receives Top Honors in Power Devices/Voltage Converter Category

MILPITAS, CA--(Marketwire - Feb 24, 2012) - Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL) today announced it has won the product award for the 2012 China Annual Creativity in Electronics Awards, which honors technologies that provide significant design benefits to engineers and shape innovative electronic architecture in mainland China. By the voting of design engineers in China, Intersil's ZL9101M , the industry's first fully encapsulated digital power module, was selected as the winner in the "Power Devices/Voltage Converter" category.

The ZL9101M is a 12A variable output step-down PMBus-compliant digital power supply. Included in the module is a high performance digital PWM controller, power MOSFETs, an inductor and all the passive components required for a complete, highly integrated, simple to use, DC/DC power solution. It has built-in auto-compensation algorithms, which eliminates the need for manual compensation design work while also delivering greater than 90 percent efficiency and fast transient response.

"Intersil is an environment where achievements in design and innovation are celebrated," said Dave Bell, Chief Executive Officer at Intersil. "We are honored to have our module be recognized for electronic design excellence as it reflects our commitment to delivering the best technology available."

Intersil was presented with the award at a gala event held today in conjunction with the 17th International IC-China Conference & Exhibition in Shenzhen (IIC-China, http://www.english.iic-china.com).

For more information about Intersil's power management products, including the ZL9101M, please visit: http://www.intersil.com/powermodules/

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