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Microsemi Showcases Leadership in Differentiated Products with Introduction of 15 New RF, Microwave and Millimeter Wave Devices at IMS 2016

May 26, 2016

New Product Exhibitions Featured in San Francisco, California May 22-27 ALISO VIEJO, Calif. - Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today announced it will feature 15 new products from its radio frequency (RF), millimeter wave integrated circuits (ICs), monolithic microwave integrated... Read More

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

Three-Way LED Lamp replaces 40/60/100 W incandescent bulbs.

May 26, 2016

Emitting 3 distinct levels of light while consuming down to 5 W, ENEGY STAR®-certified 3-Way Omnidirectional A-Lamp lets user choose from 450, 800 or 1600 lm for task at hand via integrated switch. These RoHS-compliant and UL-Listed lamps come in 2700K and 3000K color temperatures and are rated to last 25,000 hr. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Aluminum Polymer Capacitors feature conductive technology.

May 26, 2016

Suitable for portable electronics and consumer and telecom applications, Models 180 CPS and 18 CPL deliver ripple current of 2,350–6,100 and 900–5,400 mA at 100 kHz, respectively. Model 180 CPS, available in case sizes from 5.3 x 5.3 x 5.7 to 10.4 x 10.4 x 12.6 mm, offers useful life of 2,500 hr at +105°C and impedance from 9–35 mΩ, while Model 181 CPL, available in case sizes from 6.6 x 6.6 x 5.9 to 10.4 x 10.4 x 12.6 mm, provides useful life of 5,000 hr at +105°C with impedance from 12–64 mΩ. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

RF Digital VGAs feature constant linearity technology.

May 26, 2016

With K(LIN)™ constant linearity technology, F1455 Series Variable Gain Amplifiers maintain 38 dBm output third order intercept point for first 12 dB of gain control range. Devices feature broadband 1,400–2,300 MHz operation, 4 dB NF at max gain (2,000 MHz), and 32 dB flat, temperature invariant max gain. Available in a 6 x 6 mm 28-QFN package, amplifiers utilize SPI interface for gain control and are suitable for driving power amplifiers in wireless base station transmitters. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

X-Band MPAC-Beamforming Device covers 8-12 GHz range.

May 26, 2016

Designed for X-band radar applications, UltraCMOS® PE19601 integrates 6-bit digital step attenuator, 10-bit digital phase shifter, RX/TX switching, and digital serial interface on 2.6 x 4.65 mm bare wirebond monolithic die. Monolithic phase and amplitude controller (MPAC) solution, consuming 0.001 mA, offers >40 dBm IIP3 linearity, 50 dB isolation, 17 dBm power handling. Device covers 31.5 dB attenuation range in 0.5 dB step with RMS amplitude error of 0.2 dB.<br /> Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Wireless Pushbutton Switches operate without battery.

May 25, 2016

Featuring internal electrodynamic energy generator, Wireless, Batteryless Pushbutton Switches send wireless telegram to one or more compatible receivers, which then send confirmation of received telegram. If pushbutton actuator does not receive confirmation signal within 15 ms, it transmits second telegram. Receiver accepts up to 10 discrete telegrams per channel. Available for operation at 915 or 868 MHz, IP67-rated switches offer max transmission range of 60 m indoors and 700 m outdoors. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Evaluation Kits help create low-power WANs.

May 25, 2016

Comprising 2 Motes (LoRaWAN&trade; sensors) based on RN2483 or RN2903 LoRa modules, LoRaWAN gateway, and local LoRaWAN server application, LoRa® Evaluation Kits provide components to create Low-Power Wide Area Network in Europe or North America. Driven by LoRa Alliance, LoRa technology achieves 10-mile range and 10-year battery life. Technology targets low data rates and low-duty-cycle applications for monitoring energy, location, utility infrastructure, environment, agriculture, and public safety. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

DC/DC Converter (12 V, 10 A, 10 MHz) achieves >50 A/cm³ density.

May 25, 2016

Supplied in 20-pin, 3.5 x 4 x 1 mm HotRod&trade; QFN package, TPS54A20 SWIFT&trade; synchronous DC/DC step-down converter features 14 nsec min on-time that allows for 4/7/10 MHz operation. Operation up to 5 MHz per phase is supported without special magnetics or compound semiconductors, which designers can use for 8&ndash;14 V input and 10 A output applications. Merging switched-capacitor circuit with multiphase buck converter, 2-phase, series-capacitor DC/DC buck topology optimizes current density.<br /> Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

DC/DC Power Modules (5 and 3 A) offer optimized density, efficacy.

May 25, 2016

Single-channel, pin-compatible ISL8205M (5 A) and ISL8202M (3 A), supplied in 4.5 x 7.5 x 1.85 mm, 22-lead QFN package, deliver up to 95% efficiency and provide POL conversions for FPGAs, DSPs, and MCUs. Design incorporates controller, MOSFETs, inductor, and passive components within encapsulated module to simplify system design. Supporting direct mounting on backside of PCB, these DC/DC step-down power modules support 2.6&ndash;5.5 V input and offer adjustable output down to 0.6 V.<br /> Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

EIZO Rugged Solutions Targets Avionics and Vetronics with Dual 3G-SDI Video Input and Output on Rugged XMC Graphics Card

May 24, 2016

ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Florida - Low Power, SWaP-optimized Condor 4107xX Conduction-cooled Card Functions as an XMC Graphics Card and 3G-SDI Video Capture With OpenCL Support. EIZO Rugged Solutions Inc. (formerly Tech Source, Inc.) has announced the Condor 4107xX conduction-cooled XMC graphics card with OpenCL support. Based on the AMD E8860 GPU and designed for seamless integration with... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Ceramic Disc Capacitors offer capacitance up to 20 nF.

May 24, 2016

Featuring C0G, U2J, P3K, R3L, X7R, and Y5U ceramic dielectrics, 440L Series provides high reliability for Class X1 (760 VAC) and Class Y1 (500 VAC) applications in accordance with IEC 60384-14, 4th edition. AC-line-rated devices feature tolerances down to ±10% and operate over temperature range of -30 to +125°C. Consisting of 2 silver-plated ceramic discs with tinned copper connection leads offering 0.81 mm diameters, capacitors have flame-resistant epoxy resin encapsulation. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Laser Diode Driver offers repetition rate up to 1 MHz.

May 24, 2016

Offering user-adjustable pulse width capability from 150 ps to 1 ns, Model 766 Short Pulse Seed Laser Diode Driver is suitable for driving 14-pin butterfly packaged laser diode modules at output currents up to 1.1 A. Driver supplies bidirectional proportional-integral-derivative thermoelectric cooler controller with current capability of 3 A and voltage capability of 4.2 V. Applications include seeding fiber lasers for materials processing, time-resolved spectroscopy, and LIDAR. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Low Power PMIC supports rechargeable battery applications.

May 24, 2016

Supplied in 4 x 4 x 0.62 mm WL-CSP, Model BD71815GW integrates 5 low-Iq buck regulators, 7 LDOs, JEITA-compliant 1S charger, fuel gauge with Coulomb Counter, LED driver, RTC, and extensive monitoring and protection circuits, helping users realize power efficiency of NXP&rsquo;s i.MX 7D/S processors by supporting all possible power modes. Switching regulators deliver 82&ndash;92% efficiency across load range, while 15-bit sigma delta ADC and proprietary algorithm achieve fuel gauge accuracy of 3%. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Field Programmable Gate Arrays aid space system prototyping.

May 23, 2016

Providing same timing and power characteristics as space flight units, RTG4&trade; PROTO FPGAs enable prototyping and design validation activities for radiation-tolerant, high-speed FPGAs. These prototyping products, which can be reprogrammed multiple times without being removed from development board, specifically facilitate hardware timing verification as well as power evaluation. All products come in non-hermetic, ceramic packages. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Ferrite Inductors are based on nickel-zinc magnetic material.

May 23, 2016

Working together with capacitors in various parts of electronic circuits, RoHS-compliant ferrite inductors are leaded devices that are based on proprietary nickel-zinc magnetic material. These passive electronic components, which can be used in electronic filters and in power distribution networks in electronic systems, are used throughout such industrial and consumer applications as LED lighting, smart meters, home appliances, smoke detectors, and alarm systems. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Automotive SMD Aluminum Capacitors have extended voltage ratings.

May 20, 2016

Respectively rated to 100 and 80 V, 146 CTI and 160 CLA series are comprised of polarized aluminum electrolytic capacitors with non-solid, self-healing electrolytes for automotive and industrial applications. There are 9 case sizes for 146 CTI series, which supports operation to +125 °C, while 160 CLA series includes 6 case sizes and operates to +150°C. Qualified to AEC-Q200, these charge- and discharge-proof devices feature impedance down to 35 m&Omega; at 100 kHz and ripple current up to 1,750 mA.<br /> Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Universal PMIC supports low power FPGA and SoC processors.

May 20, 2016

Housed in 4 x 4 mm QFN package, Model XR77103 integrates 3 synchronous MOSFET power stages, offering power management solution for broad range of FPGAs, SoCs, DSPs, and video processors. I2C interface allows users to control output voltage from 0.8&ndash;6 V, switching frequency from 300 kHz to 2.2 MHz, power sequencing, and current limit. Model XR77103 operates from 4.5&ndash;14 V input supply, and all 3 outputs are designed for 2 A load current with peak current up to 3 A. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Multifunction Terminal provides high-end measurement technology.

May 20, 2016

As part of standard I/O system, EL3751 combines automation and measurement technology on one universal hardware and software platform. This single-channel EtherCAT Terminal for analog measurement technology, featuring eXtreme Fast Control technology (XFC), supports 10,000 samples per second, ±0.01% measurement accuracy, and 24-bit resolution. Along with flexible filter configurations, features include diverse parameterization options, integrated distributed clocks, and Extended Range option. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Low-Profile 400 W TVS Diodes protect sensitive electronics.

May 19, 2016

Available in SMT SOD-123FL package, SMF4L Series protects portable devices/hard drives, notebooks, VCC busses, POS terminals, SSDs, power supplies, and monitors from voltage transients induced by lightning and other transient voltage events. Flat lead, plastic package occupies 3.10 x 2.00 mm footprint and has 0.98 mm profile. Along with 400 W @ 10/1000 µsec peak pulse power dissipation capability, features include standard voltage ranges from 5&ndash;85 V. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Materials & Material Processing

Vishay Intertechnology to Showcase Leading High-Frequency MLCCs, Wire-Bondable and Surface-Mount Resistors, and Custom Substrates at IMS2016

May 18, 2016

MALVERN, Pa. – Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced its technology lineup for the 2016 IEEE MTT International Microwave Symposium (IMS2016), being held from May 22-27 at Moscone Center in San Francisco. At the conference and exhibition, the company will be highlighting its latest industry-leading high-frequency multilayer ceramic chip capacitors (MLCCs); surface-mount and... Read More