Electronic Components & Devices

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Wideband Amplifiers are designed for microwave applications.

August 21, 2006

Providing alternative to distributed amplifiers for applications requiring frequencies extending through X and Ku bands, SUF series E-Mode pHEMT wideband amplifiers operate directly off single +3.3 or +5.0 V supply voltage, and employ 50 W broadband match. MMIC Darlington amplifiers include 5 models, SUF-1000 to SUF 5000, offering from DC-20 GHz to 0.10-10 GHz and 10-19 dB of gain. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

UHF Receiver ICs target automotive applications.

August 21, 2006

Suited for remote keyless entry and tire pressure monitoring applications, ATA5745 operates at 433-435 MHz, while ATA5746 covers 313-315 MHz frequency band for standard automotive environment. Single-chip UHF devices have ability to change modulation type between ASK (Alternating Shift Keying) and FSK (Frequency Shift Keying) data rates in less than 1 ms. Features include integrated IF filter, low-phase-noise VCO, PLL, and loop filter, delivered in 5 x 5 mm package. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

High-Density RAID Enclosure supports up to 5 SATA drives.

August 18, 2006

Offering support for PC and Mac systems, InfoStation® desktop enclosure offers configuration flexibility for up to 5 removable, 3 Gbps SATA drives. It integrates SATA port multiplier to simplify cable management by allowing one cable connection for up to 5 SATA devices. Supporting twice SATA-specified external cable length, enclosure incorporates 64-Bit PCI-X 133 MHz HBA and is capable of using all 5 bays for RAID levels 0, 1, 10, and JBOD. Read More

Software, Electronic Components & Devices

Mixed-Signal Module enables testing of multi-channel SoCs.

August 18, 2006

Featuring 16 channels and DSP-based architecture, Base Band Waveform Generator Digitizer Module satisfies diverse mixed-signal testing needs, including DC, audio, video, base band, and high frequencies on single board. Module offers 300 MHz undersampling BW and 16-bit performance. DUT independent triggering allows capturing fewer samples in asynchronous designs, while channel independent clocking allows parallel testing with multiple time domains per module. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Wire Connector is suited for utility tracer line splices.

August 18, 2006

Designed as one-piece, twist-on wire connector, DryConn® DBSR(TM) Yellow offers all traditional features of direct-bury, waterproof connector filled with silicone and adds latching cover to provide strain relief. It can be utilized for all direct-bury applications rated under 50 V and is pre-filled with silicone to protect against moisture and corrosion. Able to accommodate No. 18-10 AWG wires, connector has sealant temperature capable of -45 to +400ºF. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Low Frequency RF IDIC suits access control applications.

August 17, 2006

Optimized for ISO cards and key fobs, ATA5567 is 330-bit read/write transponder IDIC® (IDentification IC) with unique, manufacturer-programmed ID that ensures singularity of product to prevent unauthorized access to secured areas. It measures less than 1 mm², including optional 75 pF on-chip capacitor, enabling use in any transponder package. Product has on-chip binary bit-rate generator and is designed for passive identification systems with 120-150 kHz magnetic field. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Display Driver IC suits mobile handset main displays.

August 17, 2006

Supporting 65k colors at 128 x 160 resolution, LDS186 STN Display Driver IC incorporates 327 Kbit full frame memory for power-efficient rendering of static images. High image quality is achieved using N-line inversion, and device includes integrated display RAM, on-chip oscillator, and temperature compensation for adjustment of VLCD and frame frequency. Partial display mode and area scrolling programmable display features enable flexible use of qQVGA resolution. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

Converter Chip adds FAT file storage to microcontrollers.

August 16, 2006

Used with any microcontroller, uALFAT(TM) converts serial data to PC-compatible FAT files so they can be saved in directories in standard FAT file system format. Stored data can be accessed from any device that supports FAT file system, such as PCs, digital cameras, and MP3 players. File read/write speeds up to 60,000 bytes/sec can be made for Secure Digital and Multimedia Cards. Housed in 48-pin LQFP surface-mount package, uALFAT consumes 8 mA and includes 10-bit ADC. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

High Current Solenoids handle up to 100 Amps.

August 16, 2006

Enclosed in dust-resistant case, Series ZCS1-70/71 features SPNO or SPDT contacts, coil voltage from 6-48 Vdc, and option of isolated or grounded coils. Units offer continuous and intermittent duty cycles with approximate power consumption of 10 and 25 W, respectively. Capable of handling low and high currents, Series ZCS1-120 features weather-resistant casing, SPNO contacts, and coil voltage from 6-48 Vdc. Power consumption is 8.1 W continuous and 14.4 W intermittent. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Image Processing Chips target digital cameras with video.

August 16, 2006

Integrating color interpolation, compression, and variety of interfaces, Model MB91683 provides functions for digital cameras, while Model MB91686 additionally includes video recording and playback at 30 frames/sec. Both feature built-in calendar, voice recording and playback amplifier and codec, and anti-shake image processing function. Programs stored on NAND flash memory can boot system, eliminating need for external memory to program. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Power Amplifier suits audio electronics applications.

August 16, 2006

Supplied in SMT package, Class-D TB2924FG is based on bipolar, CMOS and double-diffused metal oxide semiconductor technology. It operates up to 21 W x 2 bridge-tied load (BTL) amplifier channels and offers 88% typ efficiency without heat sink for up to 10.5 W x 2 BTL amplifier channels. Single power supply design has operating voltage of 11.4-20 V at 8 W at temperatures from -20 to +75°C. Standby and muting switching functions are built in, as is master and slave oscillation control. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

FPGA allows multiple protocol configuration on single device.

August 16, 2006

Along with more than 132,000 equivalent logic elements, Model EP2SGX130 device is embedded with 20 fully functional multigigabit transceivers that meet power specifications to 6.375 Gbps. Signal integrity of transceivers is demonstrated at over 1.25 m for boards and backplanes using FR-4 materials. High-density FPGA is also available with RoHS-compliant packaging, and suits PCI Express bridging and multiple-port line card applications. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Magnetic Latching Solenoids are RoHS compliant.

August 15, 2006

Featuring integral return spring, Series B16-L and B17-L latching open frame solenoids provide max force of 25 oz and max stroke of 0.18 in. in housing less than 1 in. long and 0.6 in. wide. Offered with 10, 25, and 50% duty cycles, units are available with 3, 6, 12, or 24 Vdc input voltages, with optional input voltages to 120 Vdc. Two plunger cone configurations are available. Solenoids are designed for security systems, office automation, and medical devices. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Quad LVDS ICs are designed to reduce power consumption.

August 15, 2006

Offering 500 Mbps data rate with 300 or 350 ps pulse skew, models AS1150-AS1152 help reduce crosstalk between channels and simplify PCB layout. Receivers AS1150 and AS1151 accept 4 LVDS input signals and convert them to low-voltage LVTTL/LVCMOS output levels, while driver AS1152 converts 4 low-voltage LVTTL/LVCMOS signals into LVDS output signals. Receivers consume 5 mA, and driver consumes 4 mA. Enable input reduces power consumption to 0.3 mA for AS1150/51 and 3.5 mA for AS1152. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

RJ-45 Connectors suit small form factor, 1 GHz applications.

August 14, 2006

Intended for computer and telecommunication networks, Compressor SMT MagJack® Series is comprised of 2-tier stacked lineup of 6-, 8-, 12-, and 16-port devices with compressed profile of 0.785 in. Incorporated magnetics provide isolation and EMI suppression necessary for 10/100/1000 Base-T applications into shielded body of connectors. RoHS-compliant units feature 350 µH minimum open-circuit inductance with 8 mA bias current, and operating temperature of -40 to +85°C. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Inductorless EL Driver simplifies application circuitry.

August 14, 2006

Low-noise electroluminescent (EL) lamp driver IC, HV852, utilizes charge pump scheme to eliminate need for external inductor, diode, and high-voltage capacitor. Suited for restricted-space lighting display applications, low profile product drives EL lamps up to 1.5 in.² with capacitive values up to 5.3 nF. It converts low voltage dc input to high voltage ac output. RoHS-compliant product has 160 Vp-p output and comes in MSOP-8 (HV852MG-G) and MLP-10 (HV852K7-G) packages. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electronic Components & Devices

Reference Source facilitates RF calibration.

August 11, 2006

Designed to calibrate RF test equipment, Model 9640A provides frequency coverage from 10 Hz to 4 GHz with best level accuracy of ±0.05 dB. It outputs pure sinusoidal signal with low harmonic and spurious content, helping eliminate differences between wideband/narrowband and peak/rms sensors without additional external filters. Unit offers signal leveling and attenuation within 50 ohm leveling head, and displays calculated UUT error for calibration certificate documentation. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Ceramic Capacitors feature dielectric constant of 60,000.

August 11, 2006

With dielectric constant double that of previous industry maximum for Grain Boundary Barrier Layer (GBBL) formulations, Ultra Maxi Series features X7R characteristics and is offered in voltage ratings of 6.3, 16, and 25 Vdc. Series enables circuit miniaturization in broadband bypass and optical networking applications where performance and small footprint are primary considerations. Single-layer ceramic capacitors are lead (Pb)-free and RoHS-compliant. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Push-In Terminal Blocks utilize spring pressure.

August 11, 2006

Covering cross section of 2.5-16 mm², Models PDU 2.5/4, PDU 6/10, and PDU 16 have wiring ranges of 20-10, 14-8, and 14-4 AWG, respectively. Solid core wires, once stripped of insulation, are inserted into terminal point until they hit stop; no tools are required to make connection. Push-in direct connection technology ensures vibration-resistant and gas-tight fit. Made from Wemid thermoplastic material, blocks withstand continuous operating temperatures to 248°F. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Radio Receiver Chipset targets automotive applications.

August 11, 2006

Based on 2 TDA7528 RF front-end ICs and one STA3005 DSP back-end IC, Digital Receiver Chipset tunes to all analog radio services worldwide as well as digital broadcasts. Embedded ARM7 microcontroller supervises all internal peripherals, minimizing workload and software complexity of car radio's main microprocessor and supporting RDS management. Dual tuner system optimizes reception quality while minimizing interference, even in presence of challenging signal conditions. Read More