x2y® manufacturers

Below is a list of our manufacturers and the products they make, followed by a list of their distributors.

Johanson Dielectrics, Inc.

Products: multilayer chip capacitors

Contact: Christophe Cambrelin
Product Manager
Phone: +1 (805) 754-0168
Email: ccambrelin@johansondielectrics.com
Johanson Dielectrics, Inc.

Johanson Dielectrics, Inc. has been a worldwide producer of high quality ceramic chip capacitors for over thirty years. Johanson maintains long term sourcing relationships with customers by providing responsive service, competitive costs and lead times and superior product quality. Johanson Dielectrics designs and manufactures capacitors their facilities in Sylmar and Camarillo, California and in Guangdong, China.

Johanson Dielectrics has achieved its first in a series of qualifications of its line of X2Y® Low Inductance EMI Filter and Power Bypass Capacitors against the Automotive Electronic Council’s specification for component stress testing known as AEC-Q-200.

Please visit the Johanson website for a comprehensive overview of the company's X2Y product line.

Samsung Electro-Mechanics

Products: multilayer chip capacitors

Contact: Sean Kim
X2Y Program Manager
Phone: (949) 797-8047
Email: sh386.kim@samsung.com
Samsung Electro-Mechanics

Established in 1973 as a manufacturer of key electronic components, Samsung Electro-Mechanics has used cutting-edge technology and top product quality to grow into a world-class producer of electronic components based on three core technologies: material technology, radio frequency technology and optical technology. As a leading innovator and manufacturer of high capacitance, multi-layer ceramic capacitors, Samsung Electro-Mechanics has combined uncompromising quality with Nano powder technology to create a high-capacitance X2Y product line to meet the global demand of OEM customers around the world.

Samsung factories carry the following certifications: ISO/TS 16949, ISO 9001, TL 9000, ISO 14001, OSHAS 18001 and the company maintains the following Environment-Partnerships: Canon Green Activity, SONY G.P and Eco_Partner Certification.

Please visit the Samsung website for a comprehensive overview of the company's X2Y product line.


Products: multilayer chip capacitors, planar arrays, discoidal capacitors

Contact: Knowles UK Sales office
Phone: +44 (0)1603 723300
Email: syfersales@knowles.com
Website: Knowles (UK) LTD.

Knowles Capacitors is a world class manufacturer of multilayer ceramic capacitors, filters, varistors and is the world's leading producer of multilayer ceramic planar arrays. Headquartered in Norwich , England , they employ over 300 people in the design, development and manufacture of a full range of capacitors and filters for over 30 years. X2Y® products offered are multilayer chips and arrays.

The Knowles Capacitors factory carries the following certifications: ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001. In addition, Knowles Capacitors X2Y® components have met AEC-Q200 certification.

Please visit the Knowles Capacitors website for a comprehensive overview of the company's X2Y product line.

Yageo Corporation

Products: multilayer chip capacitors


Contact: David Escandon
Technical Sales / FAE
Yageo America Corporation
2665 North 1st Street, Suite 212
San Jose CA 95134
Phone: (408) 240-6206
Fax: (408) 240-6201
Email: david.escandon@yageo.com
Yageo Corporation


Contact: Roger Chang
Product Marketing, LTCC Filter and X2Y
Yageo Corporation Nantze Branch
No.16, West 3rd St, N.E.P.Z.,
Kaohsiung 81170, Taiwan
Phone: 886-7-3614101 ext: 3390
Fax: 886-7-3678247
Email: Roger.Chang@yageo.com
Yageo Corporation


Contact: Remco Hollemans
Field Application Engineer
Yageo Europe BV
Phone: +31 475 385 182
Email: remco.hollemans@yageo.com
Yageo Corporation

As an innovative service provider to the rapidly changing consumer electronics and telecom markets, Yageo provides mass production capabilities for passive components to fit varied applications and specifications. Yageo corporation has the world's third largest MLCC capacity and a stable, globalized network of 22 branch offices, seven JIT warehouses, and ten manufacturing bases.

Yageo Corp. factories carry the following certifications: ISO/TS 16949 :2002 , ISO 14001:2004, ISO 9001:2000 and RoHS Compliance.

Please visit the Yageo website for a comprehensive overview of the company's X2Y product line.

Maida Development

Products: leaded AC filter capacitors and MOVs

Contact: Leon Brandon
Phone: (757) 723-0785 Ext.1035
Email: lbrandon@maida.com
Maida Development

For over 52 years the Maida Development Company has been a leading manufacturer and supplier of high quality components for the electronic industry. From its founding in 1947 by Francis X. Maida, the corporate offices and manufacturing facilities for Maida are located in Hampton , Virginia , where today it encompasses over 100,000 square feet of space.

Maida products are component-recognized in the United States as well as internationally by organizations such as UL, CSA, VDE, SEMKO, NEMKO, DEMKO, FIMKO, and SEV.



It started in 1972, an idea, a new concept in distribution. Today, Digi-Key Corporation is one of the fastest-growing electronic component distributors in the World. The stimulus for this growth is Digi-Key's customer-centered business philosophy. Simply stated: Provide the customer with the absolute best service possible.

In just the past four years, Digi-Key has moved from 20th largest to 6th largest among the more than 500 electronic component distributors in North America. Service is what differentiates one distributor from another. Service is what differentiates Digi-Key from other electronic component distributors. Superior service and breadth and quality of product offered are key factors in driving Digi-Key's growth internationally."

To locate X2Y parts on the Digi-Key website, type “X2Y” into the Digi-Key search engine.


Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and computer products, with 2006 sales of $13.6 billion. Headquartered in Melville, New York, Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for more than 600 suppliers and 140,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers through a global network of 260 locations in 55 countries and territories.


Future is a world-class leader and innovator in the distribution and marketing of semiconductors and passive, interconnect and electro-mechanical components. Future operates in 167 locations in 39 countries in the Americas, Europe and Asia.

Future sells X2Y parts manufactured by Samsung Electro-Mechanics (SEMCO); the product offering features a broad range in capacitance from 0.001uF – 2.2uF. To buy Samsung X2Y capacitors, visit the Future website and type X2Y into the search engine.

TTI, Inc.

TTI is the world’s leading authorized distributor specialist of passive, connector and electromechanical components. Due to focusing on this area and a profound experience of 30 years in the business we have gained an outstanding position in the field of product diversity, quality, service and logistics.

Our suppliers are the most innovative and most capable in the electronics industry. With them TTI puts emphasis on know-how, focus products and logistics to provide their customers a surpassing market value.

TTI, Inc. in Europe is headquartered in Maisach-Gernlinden, near Munich, Germany. This purpose built facility occupies 13.000m²; with 10.000m² of dedicated warehouse space, and services all European regions.

TTI, Inc. in Europe serves 8000 customers. They provide local service by its 27 sales branches all over Europe.

Mouser Electronics, Inc.

Mouser Electronics, Inc., a privately-held company and subsidiary of TTI, is one of the fastest growing electronics distributors in the electronics industry. Dedicated to supplying its customers with the latest NEW products and NEWEST technologies, Mouser is the only catalog distributor of electronic components to issue a NEW 1,700+ page print catalog every 90 days.


Avnet is one of the world's largest industrial distributors of electronic parts, enterprise computing and storage products and embedded subsystems, creating a vital link in the technology supply chain. Avnet brings a breadth and depth of service capabilities, such as supply-chain and design-chain services, logistics solutions, product assembly, device programming, and computer system configuration and integration.


Innovation in Distribution. Chicago-based Newark is part of the global Premier Farnell Group, and a leading multi-channel, high-service electronics distributor supporting millions of engineers and purchasing professionals across the Americas. It markets and distributes the industry’s broadest selection of components, test equipment and RoHS compliant solutions for design engineers and maintenance professionals throughout the US, Canada and Mexico. Newark serves its customers through multiple sales channels: a branch network, contact centers, dedicated field sales force and a world-class website.

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