Electronic Components & Devices

Controls & Controllers, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Scalable MCUs accelerate control systems, increase integration.

October 30, 2014

With C28x CPU and accelerators, C2000™ Piccolo™ F2807x MCUs increase system performance without hardware/software design changes. Designers can leverage real-time control accelerator, which doubles MCU throughput to provide additional 120 MHz of floating-point processing capability. Other features include smart analog and control integration with flexible PWM, three 12-bit ADCs, simultaneously processing of 8 delta-sigma modulated channels, and Window comparators. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices, Controls & Controllers

PWM Controllers combine 40 V operation with PMBus interfaces.

October 30, 2014

With configurability of digital MCU, Models MCP19118 and MCP19119 provide analog PWM control for DC-DC synchronous buck converters up to 40 V. Digitally Enhanced Power Analog controllers enable power-conversion circuit development with analog control loop that is programmable in integrated 8-bit PIC® MCU core's firmware. Integration is suited for applications such as battery-charging, LED-driving, USB power delivery, point-of-load, and automotive power supplies. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Dual 4 A Gate Drivers feature MillerDrive technology.

October 30, 2014

Supplied in 8-lead, 3 x 3 mm MLP or 8-lead SOIC package, FAN3225-25 Series has 4.5–18 V operating range and drives N-channel enhancement-mode MOSFETs in low side switching applications by providing high peak current pulses during short switching intervals. TTL or CMOS input thresholds are available, and internal circuitry provides UVLO function. Also included, matched internal propagation delays between A and B channels suit applications requiring dual gate drives with critical timing. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electronic Components & Devices

Solar PV Components target 1,500 Vdc applications.

October 30, 2014

Intended for use in solar PV applications, 1,500 Vdc-rated components include such products as disconnect switches, molded case switches, contactors, surge protective devices, and voltage/current sensors. Some components are rated up to 3,000 A at 1,500 Vdc and carry various UL and/or IEC certifications. All are designed to meet development trends towards large-scale, 1,500 Vdc utility power plants. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Automotive Antenna Connector offers single-step termination.

October 30, 2014

Available in 1–4 coaxial contact positions, GT21 Series includes through-hole (15 x 8.15 x 10 mm), SMT (15 x 8.75 x 10 mm), in-line (27 x 10.55 x 12.2 mm), and power/coaxial hybrid (15.6 x 12.5 x 10 mm) types. Coaxial termination system allows crimping of center and outer conductors in one step, and cable assembly is finished without touching center conductor. Along with VSWR of 1.5 max (DC to 2.5 GHz), connector has positive lock structure, rated current of 1 A, and rated voltage of 250 Vdc. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

Ka-Band HPA and Block Upconverter serves SatComm applications.

October 29, 2014

Intended for use in single-carrier satellite communications, 5.72 x 4.51 x 1.63 in. HMC7053 block upconverter and 5.0 x 4.51 x 1.145 in. HMC7054 high-power amplifier (HPA) operate in 29–31 GHz frequency output range and feature -60 dBc SFDR performance. Ka-band block upconverter features 1–2 GHz dual input IF at 0 dBm typ and 20 dB conversion gain. Ka-band HPA achieves linear output power of 37 dBm, offers 42 dB small signal gain, and operates at 5 V while drawing 14 A. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean, Electronic Components & Devices

MCU Power Supply IC targets automotive idling stop systems.

October 29, 2014

Utilizing proprietary boost-buck switching method, Model BD39001EKV-C ensures stable voltage supply, even when battery voltage drops below 5 V during start-stop operation. Startup sequence setting function is included that can adapt to variety of MCU specifications and requirements. IC utilizes 0.35 µm BiCDMOS power process and achieves wide input voltage range from 4 V to absolute maximum of 40 V. For optimized reliability, built-in watchdog timer monitors MCU operation. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Application Processors target tablets and OTT set-top boxes.

October 29, 2014

Employing 28 nm LP process technology, OWL Series ATM7039s and ATM7059 feature quad-core ARM® Cortex™ A9 CPU, PowerVR GPU core from Imagination Technologies, and 2K x 4K super high resolution decoding. Chipsets extend battery life and will support Android Lollipop operating system. In addition to low and mid-tier Android® tablets, products are suited for OTT set-top boxes, smart monitors, ultrabooks, digital signage, and other cloud-connected devices. Read More