# Symbols of Power Converters

**Power converters** are electrical or electronic devices to transform the characteristics of the voltage and the input current at its output optimize it for specific uses. converters are AC / AC, DC / DC, AC / DC rectifiers and DC / AC inverters.

Symbol | Description | Symbol | Description | |
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Power converter Generic symbol |
Converter AC / AC Converting alternating current to alternating current |
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Converter DC / DC Converting DC to DC |
Inverter DC to AC converter |
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Rectifier AC to DC converter |
Rectifier inverter | |||

Bridge rectifier Full-wave rectifier AC to DC Converter |
Rectifier inverter | |||

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