Electronic components from Allegro
Allegro is a subsidiary of Sanken North America Inc., the headquarter is located in Worcester, Massachusetts (USA). The Company has over 3000 employees worldwide. In New Hampshire is the Research-and Development Department located and the wafer produced in an affiliated company (Polar Semiconductor) in Minneapolis,Minnesota (USA). Production tests and selectes production assembly are carry out in a subsidary on the philippines. In addition, the company has locations worldwide for design, application and sales functions.
Allegro is a leader of development, manufacturer and marketers of high-powered semiconductors for the Automotive, Office automation, industrial and consumer / communication solutions. Allegro develops integrated circuit solutions that focus on motor control, regulation and magnetic field sensors.
Currently, Allegro is divided into two business units. The IC Group produces power ICs for motor drivers, motor control and switching control for office automation (especially printers), industrial, automotive and mobile markets. The Sensor Group produces Hall Effect Sensor ICs with non-contact sensing for applications such as directional detection, gear, speed, linear, angle, current, and position sensing for automotive, industrial, consumer and portable electronics.