SOURCE: KEMET Corporation

KEMET Corporation

February 17, 2016 16:15 ET

KEMET Introduces Electronic Components App for Android™

Provides Convenient Access to Passive Component Data, Design Tools and Educational Resources

GREENVILLE, SC--(Marketwired - February 17, 2016) -  KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading global supplier of electronic components, today announced its electronic components app for Android. Building on the success of KEMET's iPad® app, the Android app provides the same convenient access to over 350 capacitor and electronic component product datasheets.

App users can easily navigate by product type or search by keyword. The publications are stored locally providing fast access without the need for continuous Wi-Fi connectivity. The app notifies users when datasheet updates are available and provides automatic downloads, eliminating concerns over outdated product information.

Also included is complete access to KEMET's CapacitorEdge®, the industry's most advanced part finder. CapacitorEdge enables users to search through nearly 6 million KEMET parts-the most extensive parts database available today. Simply enter a KEMET part number, partial part number, description, competitive part number or search by electrical/physical characteristics.

In addition, the app also features Engineering Center, KEMET's online education resource focused on providing practical answers to questions involving passive components in electronic applications, as well as K-SIM, a parameter simulation tool that aids design engineers in analyzing capacitor performance over a variety of conditions.

The KEMET app is available free of charge on Google Play or at

Android, Google Play and the Google Play logo are trademarks of Google Inc. CapacitorEdge® is a registered trademark of KEMET Corporation. iPad® is a registered trademark of Apple Inc.


KEMET Corporation is a leading global supplier of electronic components. We offer our customers the broadest selection of capacitor technologies in the industry across all dielectrics, along with an expanding range of electromechanical devices, electromagnetic compatibility solutions and supercapacitors. Our vision is to be the preferred supplier of electronic component solutions demanding the highest standards of quality, delivery and service. KEMET's common stock is listed on the NYSE under the symbol "KEM." Additional information about KEMET can be found at

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