MLVB Series; Multilayer Varistor ESD Suppressor

MLVB Series of multilayer varistors are designed to protect electronic circuits from ESD damage. The MLVB Series has the low capacitance necessary to protect a wide range of data speeds, including protection against high speed transient voltages



Data Sheet #4071

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Packaging • Size 0402: 10,000 pieces per reel - EIA (EIAJ) • Size 0603: 4000 pieces per reel - EIA (EIAJ)
Soldering Recommendations • Compatible with lead and lead-free solder reflow processes • Peak reflow temperatures and durations: - IR Reflow = 260°C max for 30 sec. max. - Wave Solder = 260°C max. for 10 sec. max.



  • Zinc oxide based ceramic chip
  • Low capacitance to meet the need for high speed transient voltage protection
  • Provides ESD protection with fast response time (<1ns) allowing equipment to pass IEC 61000-4-2 Level 4 Test
  • Low profile designs for board space savings
  • Low and stable leakage current reduces power consumption
  • Low clamping voltage
  • Lead free, halogen free and RoHS compliant for global applications


  • Computers and peripherals
  • Digital still cameras
  • Cell phones
  • Medical equipment
  • DVD Players
  • MP3/Multimedia players
  • LCD TV / Monitor
  • External storage
  • Cable/DSL Modems
  • USB 2.0
  • Set top boxes

Bias Humidity: +40°C, 90% RH for 1000 hours

Thermal Shock: -40°C to +85°C, 30 minute cycle, 5 cycles

Operating Temperature Range: -40°C to +85°C

Storage Temperature Range: -40°C to +85°C