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Versatile Power Announces New BENCH XR RO Series Programmable DC Power Supplies

FEBRUARY 1, 2021, CAMPBELL, CALIF. – – – Versatile Power, Inc. a technology leader in the design and manufacture of commercial power supplies and custom electronic subsystems, announces their new BENCH XR RO Series of 600W Programmable DC Power Supplies designed with rear positive and negative output terminals. These new programmable power supplies include LXI, an instrument connectivity standard that allows engineers to access their instruments remotely via a built-in Ethernet interface. Five models of the U.S.A.-built BENCH XR RO Series offer output power to 600 Watts.

The five (5) models of the U.S.A.-built BENCH XR RO Series offer rear positive and negative output connections allowing for simpler and cleaner bench top operation A mating connector is supplied with each unit allowing for a wide range of user connection options. BENCH XR RO Series offer output power to 600 Watts, DC output current to 33 amps and DC output voltage to 400V. The LXI connectivity is included with all BENCH XR Series power supplies at no additional cost.

Additional features include: the Lowest Price Per Watt; 75 Percent Smaller in Size than a leading competitor; Full Digital Control – the Fastest and Most Accurate Available; SCPI Compliant USB with LabVIEW Driver and Analog Control Ports; Digital Encoders for Excellent Reliability and Accuracy; Wireless Digital Remote Sense; Built-In Voltage and Current Measurement; and Full OCP (Over-Current Protection) and OVP (Over-Voltage Protection) Protection.The BENCH XR RO Series is a high-density 1U design which measures just 1.73 in. (44 mm) High x 8.82 in. (224 mm) Wide x 10.30 in. (262 mm) Deep and Weighs only 6 lbs. (2.7 Kg). An optional rack-mount kit is available for using one or two BENCH XR OR power supplies in a standard 1U 19-inch wide rack configuration.

“The BENCH XR RO Series is a direct result of our continuing development of extremely compact, digital, and low-cost programmable power supplies capable of high output voltages. Operators are looking for simple ways to connect to the power supplies while keep their workspace free of cables,” commented Jerry Price, CEO of Versatile Power. He continued, “Versatile Power’s BENCH XR RO Series offer the widest range of 600 Watt bench-top programmable power supplies found on the market. With rear output terminal connections, and LXI included at no additional cost, these new models provide the perfect solution for a variety of applications within the high-technology arena of R&D, production and testing.”

All BENCH Series power supplies are available for purchase from select distributors, representatives and through the Versatile Power Website:

Versatile Power, Inc., established in 2002, is a privately-owned company located in the heart of Silicon Valley. The Company offers both commercial programmable power supplies as well as custom electronic subsystems. For original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), Versatile Power specializes in custom design and manufacturing of advanced power products and subsystems for use in RF, DC, ultrasonics and laser applications. Certified to ISO 9001-2008 and ISO 13485-2003, Versatile Power has a long history of satisfying the requirements for medical surgical equipment, electronics for dental procedures, semiconductor equipment, forensic light sources and wide range of commercial applications. For additional information contact: Versatile Power, Inc., 743 Camden Avenue, Campbell, California 95008 U.S.A., Phone: +1-408-341-4604, Fax: +1-408-341-4601, e-mail: [email protected], Web:

Advanced Energy Acquires Versatile Power

AE expands presence in the growing medical market with field-proven low power RF technology

DENVER, Colo., January 8, 2021 — Advanced Energy (Nasdaq: AEIS) – a global leader in highly engineered, precision power conversion, measurement, and control solutions – today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Versatile Power, a Campbell California based provider of radio frequency (RF) and programable power supplies for medical and industrial applications. This strategic acquisition further expands AE’s presence in the medical market by adding proven technologies, deep customer relationships, and a talented technical team with expertise in medical design and a medical-certified manufacturing center.

“Versatile Power brings a long history in providing RF power supplies for therapeutic applications, consistent with our strategy to accelerate our presence in the medical equipment industry,” said President and CEO Yuval Wasserman. “We continue to use strategic acquisitions to expand our reach and content by enhancing our portfolio of products and technologies.”

The Company expects this small acquisition to be accretive to earnings within this year. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed; management will provide more details during the fourth quarter 2020 earnings conference call in February.

About Advanced Energy

Advanced Energy (Nasdaq: AEIS) is a global leader in the design and manufacturing of highly engineered, precision power conversion, measurement and control solutions for mission-critical applications and processes. AE’s power solutions enable customer innovation in complex applications for a wide range of industries including semiconductor equipment, industrial, manufacturing, telecommunications, data center computing and healthcare. With engineering know-how and responsive service and support around the globe, the company builds collaborative partnerships to meet technology advances, propel growth for its customers and innovate the future of power. Advanced Energy has devoted more than three decades to perfecting power for its global customers and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado, USA. For
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For more information, contact:
Brian Smith
Advanced Energy Industries, Inc.
(970) 407-6555
[email protected]

Versatile Power will be at APEC 2020!

Versatile Power Will Be At APEC 2020!

Versatile Power will be at APEC 2020!


Versatile Power is pleased to announce its participation at the 2020 Applied Power Electronics Conference (APEC) in New Orleans, LA.

APEC focuses on both the applied and practical sides of the power electronics industry. Enjoying its 35th anniversary, APEC spotlights the work of engineers and the many innovations they make in power electronics. Sponsored by the IEEE Industry Applications Society, Power Sources Manufacturers Association and Power Electronics Society, APEC has become one of the largest conferences of its kind in the country—this year, APEC will feature over 165 exhibitors filling 260 booths. According to its website, the APEC program “addresses a broad range of topics in the use, design, manufacture, and marketing of all kinds of power electronics equipment.”

Founded in 2002, Versatile Power designs and manufactures high-quality and robust power supplies & power delivery systems for a wide range of industries—this includes medical, industrial, military, telecommunications, semiconductor and laboratory application. With a major emphasis on quality, Versatile’s custom OEM power supplies and designs are renowned for their reliability, cost-effectiveness and modern assembly methods. Headquartered in Campbell, CA, every one of Versatile Power’s products are designed and produced in Silicon Valley.

“We’re very proud to be part of the 35th anniversary of APEC,” commented Versatile Power CEO, Jerry Price. “In a relatively short period of time, this convention has established itself as the industry leader. We’re excited to take advantage of the opportunity to showcase our products, while also interacting with other members of the power electronics community.”

APEC 2020 takes place March 15-19 and will be held at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. Versatile Power will be located at Booth 1828, very close to the central APEC HUB.

To learn more about APEC, visit their website: