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What's the use of a diode in an electronic appliances?

What's the use of a diode in an electronic appliances?

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Chinny
2 months ago
Diodes are used in numerous ways.
Some of them are:
changing AC current to DC current, by removing part of the signal. In this capacity, they are known as rectifiers.
They function as electrical switches, and are useful in surge protectors because they can prevent voltage spikes.
They are used in performing digital logic.
They are also used to create power supplies and voltage doublers.
DEMISOLAN
2 months ago
A diode is a specialized electronic component with two electrodes called the anode and the cathode. Most diodes are made with semiconductor materials such as silicon, germanium, or selenium.
biby
2 months ago
Diode are very essential in any electronic appliances. It allows current to flow in one direction.
Luukasz
2 months ago
Diodes are generally used to allow current to flow through it in one direction, and block the current flow if connected in reverse direction. The general purpose ofdiode in electric circuit is to act like a switch. ... Further ,it is also used in variouscircuits like clipper, clamper,rectifier… e.t.c .
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