11 Other

11.1. Precautions for Handling of Semiconductor Devices

For general semiconductor devices such as diodes, transistors, metal-oxide semiconductor field-effect transistors (MOSFETs), triacs, thyristors, and integrated circuits (ICs), refer to the precautions described in individual technical materials and catalogs, etc., in addition to precautions in the sections 1 to 10 herein.
Especially, precautions for ICs are of a variety since their functions vary according to applications. For any questions after referring to individual technical materials, contact us.

11.2. Precautions for Counterfeit Products

We have confirmed that counterfeit versions of our semiconductor devices, including our company name and logo design, are being manufactured and sold. Please pay extreme attention not to use such counterfeit products. We therefore strongly urge you to purchase our semiconductor devices from only authorized sales channels.

The counterfeit products neither have quality and performance that meet our product specifications nor have compatible characteristics. In case such counterfeit products are used in your devices or equipment, accidents or failures may occur. Please note that we do not warrant the counterfeit products. We assume no responsibility whatsoever for any and all damages, lost profits, or claims by any third party, resulting from the use of the counterfeit products.

For inquiries about our semiconductor devices, please contact our sales representatives. For inquiries about the products implementing our semiconductor devices, please contact the sales representatives or shops you purchased from, or the manufacturers’ customer service representatives. You can also contact us through our online inquiry form.
For inquiries about purchasing, please contact our sales representatives or our legitimate business partners. When you consider purchasing from countries other than Japan, please contact our local sales representatives.
However, please be reminded that our semiconductor devices may not be allowed for any use depending on the terms and conditions of your purchase, such as applications, quantities, production lots, supply periods, and warranty conditions.

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