Electronic Components & Devices

Electronic Components & Devices

ESD-Endowed Analog Video Filter helps simplify designs.

December 31, 2009

Supplied in 20-pin TSSOP, FMS6646 simultaneously supports 3 channels of 1080p HD with filtering at 75 MHz and 3 channels of SD at 8 MHz. This 6-channel integrated video filter, which also offers 9 kV ESD protection, has 3-5 V operating range and allows inputs and outputs to be ac- or dc-coupled. Integration reduces required board space and complexity by eliminating various discrete filtering components as well as ESD protection diodes. Read More

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

LED Lamps optimize light usage and energy efficiency.

December 31, 2009

Available as spots or floods, GE Energy Smart® LED PAR20 (7W) and PAR30 (10 W) lamps give restaurants, retailers, and other commercial users optical control needed to concentrate white LED light on targeted area and minimize wasted extraneous light. Both 20,000 hr-rated lamps are RoHS-compliant and have 82 CRI. The 10-watt, 3,000 K lamp produces 340 lm and comes in standard and long neck versions, while 7 W lamp produces 200 lm and comes in 2,700 and 3,000 K temperatures. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Infrared Sensing ICs suit human interface applications.

December 31, 2009

Designed for touchless human interface sensing, QuickSense(TM) Si1102 enables electronic device to quickly gauge its proximity to user, while Si1120 can detect proximity as well as ambient light in external environment, allowing screen backlighting to be dimmed. Si1120 additionally enables touchless proximity slider for gesturing, allowing users to navigate with gestures only. Providing 50 cm range, both ICs can power down displays or other functions when user is not present. Read More

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

PVI-Central 50 and 100 kW Inverters are approved to UL1741.

December 31, 2009

Respectively employing 50 and 100 kW subracks, PVI-CENTRAL-50-US and PVI-CENTRAL-100-US have scalable architecture that facilitates application-optimized inverter solutions from 50-300 kW. Both grid-tie, commercial-grade photovoltaic (PV) inverters offer reverse polarity protection, RS-485 communication interfaces, and front-panel LCD that provides real-time updates for critical operating parameters. Grid-connected products exhibit efficiencies up to 95.8% or 95% CEC. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Outdoor Photovoltaic Inverters feature NEMA3-rated enclosures.

December 31, 2009

Designed for commercial use, PVI-CENTRAL-150-US-480, PVI-CENTRAL-200-US-480, PVI-CENTRAL-250-US-480, and PVI-CENTRAL-300-US-480 provide outputs of 150, 200, 250, and 300 kW, respectively. Inverters offer 96% CEC efficiency and provide full power rating up to 40°C. Master-Slave configuration allows internal redundancy with no functional impairment in case of failure. When PV array is not grounded, PVI-CENTRAL units can be configured in Multi-Master Mode with multiple MPPT controllers. Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Vision Systems

Panel Mount LED Assemblies offer color adjustment capability.

December 30, 2009

Intended for commercial and industrial machinery, 3-lead common cathode, bi-color PM5-3 Series provides multi-color status indication and multiple configuration choices, including stripped wires and 0.100 in. pitch 3-pin connector. White diffused lens appearance offers wide viewing angle and uniform indication. Available in 0.16 in. protrusion and recessed versions, 5 mm RoHS-compliant assemblies are vibration-resistant and come with 94V-0 rated plastic holder. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Integrated Load Switch features low ON resistance.

December 30, 2009

Providing typical ON resistance of 5.7 mW at 3.6 V, Model TPS22924C comes in 1.4 x 0.9 mm chip scale package, addressing space-constrained, battery-powered applications. Unit features input voltage range of 0.75-3.6 V, maximum continuous switch current of 2 A, and shutdown current of less than 2 µA. Applications include media players, point-of-sale terminals, GPS systems, netbooks/notebooks, and smartphones. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

New Impedance Matching Transformers

December 29, 2009

XLR to BNC<4444>366 and 367 impedance matching transformers from Switchcraft are used to convert 110 Ohm AES/EBU digital audio signals to 75 Ohm signals and 75 Ohm signals to 110 Ohm. This allows for long distance transmission of AES/EBU digital audio over standard 75 Ohm coaxial lines. The adapters can also be used to connect AES/EBU digital audio signals to high-definition, broadcast quality... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

LVDS Crystal Oscillators come in 3.2 x 2.5 mm package.

December 29, 2009

Ranging from 0.75 MHz through 1.35 GHz with stabilities as tight as ±25 ppm, 3.3 V XpressO XO FXO-LC33 Series features tri-state enable/disable feature that allows user to turn off output to minimize power consumption. Units operate over temperature range of -20 to +70°C or -40 to +85°C with extremely low jitter of less than 1 pS. RoHS- and REACH-compliant, oscillators are suited for use in SONET, SDH, ATM, Ethernet, SAN, microprocessors/DSP/FPGA, and industrial controllers. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Low Noise Amplifier supports mobile TV on handsets.

December 29, 2009

Model uPD5740T6N LNA wideband IC, with bypass/through function, is designed for receiving broadcast TV on mobile devices. Product switches from amplification mode when receive signals are weak to bypass mode when receive signals are strong, extending battery life. Supporting 0.05-1 GHz frequency range and operating from 2.8 V supply with control voltage of 1.0 V, it can also be used in short range wireless systems in 450, 868, and 900 MHz frequency ranges. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

System-on-Chip targets flat panel digital TV market.

December 29, 2009

Compatible with digital terrestrial TV standards worldwide, full HD H.264/MPEG Model FLI7510 comprises decoder that supports all major video content formats, content protection via secure processor, and Internet TV-ready environment including fully dedicated application processor and graphics capabilities. Chip meets system-energy consumption standards for green consumer electronics equipment, and addresses both digital broadcast and broadband-Internet TV markets. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Dual Buck Regulator features 150 mA on-chip LDO.

December 29, 2009

Measuring 2 x 2 x 0.6 mm, dual 600 mA Model ADP5022 is suited for space-constrained portable electronics. Unit features 24 µA quiescent current per channel, PSRR of 60 dB up to 10 kHz, and 65 µVrms output noise at VOUT3 = 3.3 V. Included 3 MHz regulators provide fixed-voltage outputs and internal compensation, while eliminating up to 12 discrete components from system board design. To maintain efficiency at light and heavy loads, ADP5022 automatically shifts between PWM and PSM. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

RFMD Ships Pre-Production Gallium Nitride (GaN)-Based CATV Hybrid Amplifiers to Major U.S.-Based CATV Equipment Provider

December 24, 2009

RFMD's GaN Hybrid Amplifiers Provide Highest Available RF Output Levels for Cable Operators in Fiber Deep Network Architectures<4444>GREENSBORO, N.C., - RF Micro Devices, Inc. (Nasdaq:RFMD), a global leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance radio frequency components and compound semiconductor technologies, announced today that RFMD has commenced pre-production shipments of... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

ABB Wins $70 Million Power Order for London Underground

December 24, 2009

Substation to provide reliable power as UK capital adds new trains to underground network <4444>Zurich, Switzerland, - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won a $70 million order from Transport for London, the body responsible for the city's public transport, to build a new bulk supply point substation to power the London underground rail system. <4444>The Edgware Road... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Vision Systems

Waldmann Slim LED- Flood Lighting Made to Measure

December 24, 2009

The Waldmann SLIM LED is the lighting solution for machines and equipment with space-constraints and limited installation space. The sleek profile of the luminaire is not one millimeter higher and wider than necessary. The luminous power, in contrast, is tremendous. SLIM LED luminaires are equipped with the latest LED technology. This allows large-scale and powerful illumination of machine... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Low Pin Count Stereo ADC operates from single 3.3 V supply.

December 24, 2009

Requiring only 2 decoupling capacitors, low power WM8783 uses multi-bit Sigma Delta ADC architecture to offer high quality line input audio in recordable media applications, including LCD TVs, set top boxes, and DVD recorders. It achieves 95 dB SNR, -83 dB THD, and supports sample rates from 8-96 kHz. Offered in SOIC-8 package, ADC accepts analog inputs up to 1 Vrms and provides integrated high pass filter to remove DC offset and suppress low frequency noise. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

SFP+ Controller supports all SFF-8472 functionality.

December 24, 2009

Featuring digital LDD interface, Model DS1874 controls and monitors all functions for SFF, SFP, and SFP+ optical modules and fully supports SFF-8472 standard. Device monitors 6 analog channels, including temperature, VCC, and MON1-MON4. Laser modulation is controlled by temperature-driven LUT to compensate for tracking error, and 2 DAC outputs with 36-entry LUTs are provided for additional monitoring and control. Housed in 5 x 5 mm, 28-pin TQFN package, controller operates from -40 to +95°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Universal Signal Conditioners feature slim-line housings.

December 24, 2009

Models 84116 and 884114 convert, isolate, and transmit scale signals from various process sensor and controller I/O. Both DIN-rail-mountable models incorporate mA and Vdc outputs while 84116 adds 2 individually programmable relays for alarming/control functions. Scalable input signals supported include Vdc, thermocouple with internal cold junction compensation, 2-4 wire RTDs, linear resistance, and potentiometer signals. Detachable LCD programming/display module is optional. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Silicon TVS Arrays provide ESD protection.

December 24, 2009

Housed in 1.25 x 1.0 x 0.5 mm µDFN package, ±8 kV Model SP1010-04UTG has capacitance of 3.5 pf for high speed buses, while ±15 kV Model SP1011-04UTG offers 7 pF of capacitance for optimized ESD protection. Both 4-channel arrays are RoHS-compliant and suitable for cell phones, smart phones, PDAs, portable navigation devices, digital cameras, netbooks, and portable medical devices. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Triple-Output Clock Generator meets high-speed datacom needs.

December 24, 2009

Intended for Ethernet and Fibre Channel equipment, MAX3625B utilizes low-noise VCO and PLL architecture to generate high-frequency, low-jitter (0.36 psRMS) clock signal from low-frequency crystal resonator or reference clock input. Its -57 dBc PSNR minimizes jitter degradation and facilitates design in noisy system environments. Specified over -40 to +85°C range and operating from 3.3 V ±5%, IC provides 3 LVPECL outputs up to 320 MHz from 2 programmable output-divider banks. Read More