Bourns ChipGuard® MLC Automotive ESD Protectors

Bourns ChipGuard® MLC Automotive ESD Protectors are sub-1pF protectors designed specifically for use in automotive circuits requiring ESD protection. The CGA-MLC series is available in industry-standard 0402 and 0603 packages. In addition to low capacitance, these ESD protectors exhibit extremely fast response times to ESD events, making them ideal for protecting a wide array of high-speed digital electronic applications. Bourns ChipGuard® MLC Automotive ESD Protectors are AEC-Q200 qualified.


  • AEC-Q200 qualified
  • ESD protection to IEC 61000-4-2 Level 4
  • Low leakage current
  • Extremely low capacitance (0.05pF typ.)
  • Bidirectional device
  • Multi-strike capability


  • Camera links
  • Sensors
  • Touchscreen interfaces
  • GPS
  • Antennas
  • USB 3.0
  • High-speed communications buses

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Bourns ChipGuard® MLC Automotive ESD Protectors

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CG0201MLC-05H ChipGuard ESD Protector is designed to protect to IEC 61000-4-2, Level 4 (±8 kV contact/±15 kV air discharge). This ultra-low capacitance, single-channel ESD protector protects sensitive electronics from damage caused by electrostatic discharges. It features low clamping voltage, low 10nA typical leakage current, and bidirectional protection. The industry-standard 0201 package provides an extremely small footprint, making it an ideal space-saving protection solution for wearables, handheld devices, and smartphones.

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