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Mechanical Power Transmission, Electronic Components & Devices, Controls & Controllers

Stepper Motor Drivers facilitate spinning motor design.

January 15, 2016

Along with respective step/direction and phase/enable control interfaces, DRV8880 and DRV8881 have 2.0 A FS capacity and feature AutoTune™ on-chip intelligence. Latter monitors motor performance under varied conditions over lifetime and adjusts decay settings appropriately. Featuring step/direction interface, DRV8885 (1.5 A FS) and DRV8884 (1 A FS) bipolar stepper motor drivers integrate current sensing to promote accurate regulation, and conserve board space, and simplify routing. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Audio Op-Amp enhances professional audio equipment performance.

December 18, 2015

Available in 3 x 3 mm DFN package, Burr-Brown™ OPA1622 delivers up to 150 mW of output power and THD of -135 dB @ 10 mW. Quiescent current consumption is 2.6 mA/channel, and linear output current is 80 mARMS. Conserving board space without compromising performance, power-supply rejection ratio (PSRR) of -97/-123 dB @ 20 kHz enables low distortion from switching power supplies without LDO. Enable-circuitry design limits output transients when op-amp transitions into or out of shutdown mode. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Green & Clean

Battery Management IC monitors up to 256 cells in series.

December 17, 2015

Designed to measure 16 stacked battery cells simultaneously, Model bq76PL455A-Q1 provides cell-voltage monitoring for large batteries with up to 256 cells in series. Unit enables accurate computation of battery pack's state of charge and state of health. Passive cell balancing compensates for charging voltage mismatches, while active cell balancing maximizes amount of each charge. IC is suited for battery management in electric vehicles, hybrid electric vehicles, and grid energy storage systems. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Low-Jitter Oscillators serve performance-critical applications.

December 15, 2015

Supplied in 7 x 5 mm quad flat no-leads module (QFM) package, LMK61xx series includes fully programmable, pin-selectable, and fixed-frequency differential oscillators. Jitter performance of 90 fsec RMS from 12 kHz to 20 MHz helps designers optimize signal integrity and reduce data-transmission errors. Along with LVPECL, LVDS, and HCSL output formats, features include frequencies from 10 MHz to 1 GHz, I²C interface, and on-chip EEPROM with 100 write cycles. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Drive Control SoC supports digital and analog position sensors.

November 24, 2015

Featuring on-chip support for DesignDRIVE Position Manager technology, C2000™ Delfino™ MCUs TMS320F28379D and TMS320F28379S simplify interfacing to position sensors. MCUs improve system performance by completing decode tasks on-chip and reduce communication latency to accelerate control loop performance. Position Manager gives developers access to base functionality needed to interface to EnDat2.2, BiSS-C, Resolver, and SIN/COS sensors. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Controls & Controllers

Smart Diode Controller features zero quiescent current.

November 18, 2015

Supplied in 8-pin, 3 x 5 x 1.1 mm VSSOP package, Model LM74610-Q1 features unique floating ground architecture that models diode behavior with zero ground current. Paired with TI's CSD17313Q2Q1 NexFET™ n-channel MOSFET, duo emulates diode rectifier when connected in series with power source, discharging MOSFET gate in event of reverse polarity. Controller provides 45 V reverse voltage capability and is AEC-Q100 qualified with 4 kV ESD protection for automotive applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Controls & Controllers

Capacitive Touch MCU offers IEC 61000-4-6 certified solution.

November 17, 2015

With features promoting reliable performance in noise-challenged applications, MSP430™ ULP FRAM MCUs include MSP430FR2633 lets designers build HMI with capacitive buttons, sliders, wheels, or proximity (BSWP) sensors. This 16-bit MCU, which incorporates CapTIvate™ technology, features non-volatile memory and can support 16 button self-capacitance as well as 64 button mutual-capacitance modes. Wake-on-touch hardware on chip can continuously scan up to 4 electrodes while CPU is shut down. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Medical Ultrasound AFEs (16-Channel) maximize system efficiency.

November 10, 2015

Available for healthcare diagnostic imaging devices, AFE5818 and AFE5816 series simultaneously sampling analog front ends (AFEs) respectively consume as little as 94 and 52 mW per channel. Models AFE58JD18 and AFE58JD16 feature 5 Gbps JESD204B serial interface and on-chip digital demodulator, while AFE58JD16 and AFE5816 include DTGC engine with 0.125 dB resolution. Configurable for up to 32 inputs, ADS52J90 ADC (16-channel) offers on-chip digital demodulator and LVDS or JESD204B interface. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

ADAS Processor expands 3D surround view applications.

October 30, 2015

Providing Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) vision analytics, TDA2Eco fosters development of 3D surround view systems for entry- to mid-level vehicles. SoC integrates such peripherals as CAN, Gigabit Ethernet AVB, and interfaces to display modules. Up to 8 cameras are supported through parallel, serial, and CSI-2 interfaces. Heterogeneous, scalable architecture includes fixed- and floating-point TMS320C66x DSP generation core, ARM® Cortex®-A15 MPCore™, and quad-Cortex-M4 processors. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Controls & Controllers

Brushed DC Motor Driver has integrated current sensing.

October 29, 2015

Available in 4.9 x 6.0 mm thermally enhanced small outline package, 8-pin DRV8871 brushed DC gate driver features integrated field-effect transistors (FETs) and suits space-constrained designs. Integrated current sensing enables designers using DRV8871 to avoid power loss and heat generation associated with external sense resistors. While DRV8870 features integrated regulation to limit current to external current-sense resistor, DRV8872 provides fault monitoring to increase system reliability. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Zero-Drift Instrumentation Amplifier enables precise measurement.

October 26, 2015

Available in 4.9 x 3.91 mm SOIC package, INA188 enables accurate DC and low-frequency measurements over full extended industrial temperature range. Zero-drift architecture, providing long-term temperature stability, enables offset voltage of 25 µV and offset-voltage drift of 80 nV/°C. Capable of operating at up to 36 V, amplifier generates 250 nV(PP) noise from 0.1–10 Hz without any 1/f corner frequency between broadband and near-DC.
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Electronic Components & Devices

SoCs support real-time processing and multimedia.

October 19, 2015

In addition to ARM® Cortex®-A15 cores and C66x DSPs, Sitara™ AM57x Series includes 2 ARM Cortex-M4 cores and 4 PRUs to provide low-latency, real-time control functions for industrial applications such as motor control or sensor monitoring. Processors integrate up to two SGX544 3-D and GC320 2-D graphic accelerators as well as 1080p60 video accelerator and multi-display support for HD video playback. In addition, SoCs offer high-speed peripherals such as PCIe, SATA, Gigabit Ethernet, and USB 3.0. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Vision Systems

High-Speed/-Resolution Chipset enhances 3D printing, lithography.

October 12, 2015

Accelerating total exposure, chipset consisting of DLP9000X digital micromirror device and DLPC910 controller delivers streaming pixel speed of >60 Gbps. Being equipped with >4 million micromirrors reduces print head requirements while supporting print feature sizes <1 µm, and pixel loading speed enables real-time, continuous, high bit-depth patterns for detailed images with high-resolution features. Other features include random row micromirror loading and 400–700 nm wavelength optimization. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Half-Bridge Gate Driver creates high power density solution.

October 5, 2015

Designed for discrete power MOSFETs and IGBTs that operate up to 600 V, Model UCC27714 provides 4 A source and 4 A sink current capability. Device delivers 90 ns propagation delay, tight control of propagation delay with max of 125 ns across -40 to 125°C, and tight channel-to-channel delay matching of 20 ns across -40 to 125°C. Supplied in SOIC-14 package, UCC27714 enables high power density in high-frequency, offline AC/DC power supplies used in server, telecom, and industrial designs. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

MCU Development Kit ensures secure cloud connection.

September 15, 2015

Based on TM4C129ENCPDT microcontrollers, TM4C Crypto Connected LaunchPad offers 120 MHz ARM® Cortex®-M4F core with security functions offloaded to hardware accelerators for applications requiring secure cloud connection. Users can pair LaunchPad with WolfSSL software to send encrypted data over onboard Ethernet and view in browser. Communication options include sensor connectivity peripherals, 10/100 Ethernet MAC and PHY, and USB 2.0 port with in-circuit and external debug connectors. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

High-Current DC/DC Buck Converters support AVS, reduced EMI.

August 7, 2015

Integrating power MOSFETs respectively supporting 20 and 30 A continuous output current, SWIFT™ TPS544B25 and TPS544C25 come in 40-pin, 5 x 7 x 1 mm PowerStack™ QFN packages and drive ASICs in space-constrained and power-dense applications. Features include 0.5% reference-voltage accuracy, full differential remote-voltage sensing, PMBus interface for adaptive voltage scaling (AVS), and frequency synchronization to external clock. Latter eliminates beat noise and reduces EMI. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Controls & Controllers

USB Type-C Power Delivery Controller IC has all-in-one design.

July 30, 2015

Providing full power path, TPS65982 operates as single- or dual-role port and enables various host and device power implementations. It can be combined with 5.4-Gbps HD3SS460 USB Type-C cross-point switch, which enables USB connectors on either end of cable to be flipped up/down, delivers up to 100 W, and supports alternate modes to distribute video over DisplayPort. For USB Type-C systems requiring up to 15 W, TUSB320 series provides USB Type-C configuration channel logic and port control. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Analog-to-Digital Converters integrate fault detection.

July 23, 2015

Housed in 9.7 x 6.4 mm TSSOP, Models ADS1262/ADS1263 provide 32-bit resolution and low noise of 7 nV(RMS) at 2.5 SPS, enabling measurement of small signals, which is essential for bridge applications where typical full-scale signals are 10 mV or less. ADS1262 integrates programmable gain amplifier, 2.5 V reference, oscillator, level shifter, temperature sensor, dual-excitation current sources, and 8 GPIO pins. ADS1263 adds auxiliary 24-bit delta-sigma ADC. Max output data rate is 38 kSPS for both. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Current-Sense Amplifier integrates low-drift shunt resistor.

July 14, 2015

Integrating 2 mΩ shunt resistor with bi-directional, zero-drift current-sense amplifier, Model INA250 supports both low-side and high-side implementations. Resistor offers 0.1% tolerance as well as low drift of 15 ppm/°C from -40 to +125°C. Amplifier features offset current of 12.5 mA with temperature drift of 250 µA/°C and gain drift of 30 ppm/°C. Supplied in 5 x 6.4 mm TSSOP package, device is suited for test and measurement, communications load monitoring, and power supplies. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Half-Bridge Gate Driver targets hybrid vehicles.

July 13, 2015

Supplied in SOIC-8 package, 120 V Model UCC27201A-Q1 provides propagation delay at 15 ns with short rise and fall times at 7 ns, and tight delay matching of 1 ns to protect 12–48 V DC/DC power supplies from short-circuiting and failing. Device offers negative voltage handling capability on high-side pin, making product immune to noise. Integrated 120 V bootstrap diode also allows for N-channel MOSFET control and eliminates need for external discrete diodes. Read More

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