Electronic Components

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Programmable DAC facilitates bias generation, level setting.

March 4, 2015

Combining 16-bit data converter, ±2 ppm/°C 2.5 V reference, output buffer, and gain scaling function on-chip, AD5761R removes need for external components. This flexible, single-chip, universal output DAC facilitates design reuse across multifunctional end-equipment while enhancing system functionality through multiple output voltage ranges. Two dual DC/DC regulators power DAC, and users can generate bipolar 10 V outputs from single, low-voltage positive supply rail. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Electronic Components & Devices

Stainless Steel Electrode welds thin exhaust components.

March 4, 2015

Designed for automotive applications that use thin materials, Select FP 439Ti can weld aluminized or other coated components on ~0.8 mm material with no burn through. Metal cored ferritic stainless steel electrode provides stable spray arc over broad range of current and voltage settings with emphasis on low heat input. Available in .035, .045, and 1/16 in. diameters, Select FP 439Ti is suitable for welding manifolds, catalytic converters, and exhaust tubing. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

LTE Chipsets support cellular Internet of Things and M2M.

March 3, 2015

Consisting of Category-1 and Category-0 chipsets, respectively, FourGee-1160 and FourGee-1150 feature low power consumption, extending battery operation. Units include embedded MCU subsystem with virtualized, customizable application layer and optimized security framework. Devices support VoLTE, OTDOA positioning, and seamless integration with industry standard GPS and A-GNSS chipsets. Featuring miniature footprint, chipsets are available in BGA package and as bumped dies. Read More

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

ULP Wireless MCU Platform enables battery-less IoT connectivity.

March 3, 2015

SimpleLink™ fosters development of battery-less designs with energy harvesting or multiple-year, always-on, coin cell-powered operation. Supporting Bluetooth® low energy (BLE), ZigBee®, 6LoWPAN, Sub-1 GHz, ZigBee RF4CE™, and proprietary modes up to 5 Mbps, platform provides flexibility to develop products that support multiple wireless connectivity standards using one chip and identical RF design. Components include ARM® Cortex®-M3 MCU, Flash/RAM, ADC, peripherals, and sensor controller. Read More

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

Linear LED Luminaire suits open ceiling environments.

March 3, 2015

Available in 4, 8, and 12 ft modular sections, Corelite RZL LED Suspended Luminaire provides 5 light level options ranging from 3,000/30 W to 8,000 lm/84 W. Direct/indirect LED continuous row system provides efficacies surpassing 100 lm/W and offers choice of 5 shielding variations to fit different architectural styles and preferences. Equipped with 0–10 V continuous dimming driver, luminaire maintains greater than 70% of initial light output after 60,000 hr of operation. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

HMI Embedded Video Engines offer 800 x 600 pixel resolution.

March 3, 2015

With optimized algorithms for smooth video playback, FT81xQ Series provides up to 1 MB memory capacity and quad SPI interface that accelerates data transfer rates. Multiple palettes are supported, covering 16-bit and 32-bit colors with transparency. Screen rotation through 90° permits both landscape and portrait orientations. Offering resistive/capacitive touch functionality, Models FT810Q/FT811Q have 18-bit RGB interfacing while Models FT812Q/FT813Q have 24-bit RGB interfacing. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Smartwatch Platform improves battery life for Android wearables.

March 3, 2015

By minimizing power usage and consequent battery drain in wearables, smartwatch platform lets OEMs add features or include larger battery inside their wearable to extend uptime. In addition to 4xA7 application processor and Wi-Fi®/Bluetooth® (4.2/Smart) combo chip, OEMs can choose to integrate GPS with sensor hub processing, near field communication (NFC), wireless charging support, and camera support based on end-product requirements. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Microcontrollers offer 2 independent closed loop channels.

March 2, 2015

Based on 8-bit platform, Series PIC16(L)F1769 comprises intelligent analog and digital peripherals, including tri-state op amps, 10-bit ADCs, 5- and 10-bit DACs, 10- and 16-bit PWMs, and high-speed comparators, along with two 100 mA I/Os. Programmable Ramp Generator provides real-time responses to system change, without CPU interaction for multiple independent channels. Hardware-based LED dimming control function is enabled by interconnections of Data Signal Modulator, op amp, and 16-bit PWM. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Automotive-Grade MCUs support HMI and LIN applications.

March 2, 2015

Based on ARM® Cortex®-M0+ processor, SAM DA1 Series features integrated peripheral touch controller for capacitive touch button, slider, wheel, or proximity sensing applications. Atmel |SMART MCU products operate at max frequency of 48 MHz and reach 2.14 Coremark/MHz. Housed in 5 x 5 mm QFN package with wettable flanks for automated optical inspection, AEC Q100 Grade 2-qualified devices come with 32–64 pins, up to 64 KB Flash, 8 KB SRAM, and 2 KB read-while-write Flash. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Compact ADC/DAC/GPIO Combination IC fosters design flexibility.

March 2, 2015

Integrating 400 Ksps ADC, 6 µsec settling time DAC, digital inputs/outputs, and reference on 2 x 2 mm WLCSP, AD5592R can be user-configured in any combination of up to 8 devices. This lets designers use one IC to complete multiple system monitoring and control functions in high-density and space-constrained applications. Safe power-up functionality prevents conflict with external circuitry if set up incorrectly. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Audio Modulated LED Driver supports 144 LEDs.

February 27, 2015

Supporting 2 arrays of 72 LEDs, Model IS31FL3732 features pre-programmed lighting and animation functions which are accessed via 1 MHz I2C compatible interface. LEDs can be individually dimmed in 256 steps with 1/9 cycle rate. Housed in 5 x 5 mm QFN-40 package, IS31FL3732 integrates 8 frames of memory, which can be displayed with programmable time delays to create LED matrix animations. For extra dimension, analog inputs such as audio signals can be used to modulate LED display intensity. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Clamshell BGA Socket features heat sink lid.

February 27, 2015

Designed for 25 x 25 mm package size, Model GT-BGA-2019 operates at bandwidths up to 75 GHz with less than 1 dB of insertion loss. Socket is designed to dissipate 7 W using compression screw with heat sink fins and can be customized up to 100 W with modified fin design on top of screw and adding axial flow fan. Constructed with low inductance elastomer contactor, socket features typical contact resistance of 30 mΩ per pin and is mounted on target PCB with no soldering. Read More

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

Microwave Baseband/RF SoCs support growing wireless traffic.

February 27, 2015

Integrating cross-polarization interference cancellation (XPIC) and line-of-sight multiple-input and multiple-output (LoS-MIMO) functionalities, BCM85650 supports channel aggregation and delivers 4K-QAM (quadrature amplitude modulation). Employing digital RF correction mechanisms, BCM85820 integrates support for XPIC, MIMO, 4K-QAM modulation, 112 MHz channels, and channel aggregation. Both SoCs provide mobile access carriers with 5 Gbps capacity and 48 bps/Hz spectral efficiency. Read More

Robotics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electronic Components & Devices

Motion Module combines co-processor with motion sensors.

February 27, 2015

Measuring 17 x 17 mm, self-calibrating MM7150 Motion Module combines SSC7150 motion co-processor with 9-axis sensors, including accelerometer, magnetometer, and gyroscope. Co-processor is pre-programmed with sophisticated sensor fusion algorithms which intelligently filter, compensate, and combine raw sensor data to provide accurate position and orientation information. With I2C connection to most MCUs/MPUs, embedded/IoT applications can tap into module's motion and position data. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

TRIAC-Dimmable LED Drivers deliver 15 W output.

February 26, 2015

Compatible with leading edge, trailing edge, and smart dimmer technologies, PDA015N Series provides flicker- and shimmer-free performance for residential LED fixtures, including indoor and outdoor downlights and area lights. Waterproof devices are available in 3 constant current outputs of 350, 700, and 1,000 mA. Measuring 3.15 x 3.07 x 0.99 in., drivers operate using 108–132 Vac and ≤0.3 A input power to deliver 80% efficiency at 120 Vac with power factor of >0.9 and THD of less than 20%. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Dual Inductor operates up to 155°C.

February 26, 2015

Offering 2 inductors in one 4032 package, Model IHLD-4032KB-5A is optimized for automotive and commercial class D amplifier circuits. AEC-Q200-qualified inductor offers max DCR from 32.6–107 mΩ, inductance from 10–33 µH, rated current to 5.6 A, and frequency range up to 1 MHz. Manufactured with 100% lead-free, shielded, composite package, IHLD-4032KB-5A is specified for operating temperature of 55–155°C, with resistance to thermal shock, moisture, mechanical shock, and vibration. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

Embedded Platform powers IoT and other connected devices.

February 26, 2015

Housed in 107 x 115 mm package, Osprey Visual IoT Platform is based on Intel Quark X1000 SoC, which provides Ethernet, USB Host, USB Client, UART, SPI, I2C, and GPIOs. Device also includes SM750 embedded graphics controller and Ferri eMMC storage, which is compliant with eMMC/JEDEC 4.5. SM750 features dual analog CRT and dual 18-bit/single 24-bit digital outputs, dual full HD or single 1,920 x 1,200 max resolution support, 16 MB integrated video memory, and 128-bit 2D ROP3 graphic engine. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

FPGAs, 3D ICs, and MPSoCs suit LTE Advanced applications.

February 26, 2015

Suited for 5G wireless, terabit wired communications, automotive ADAS, and IoT applications, UltraScale+ FPGA portfolio comprises Kintex® UltraScale+ FPGA and Virtex® UltraScale+ FPGA and 3D IC families, while Zynq® UltraScale+ family includes all programmable multi-processing SoCs. UltraRAM, scaling up to 432 Mbits, attacks bottlenecks by enabling SRAM integration. SmartConnect technology applies interconnect topology optimizations to match design-specific throughput and latency requirements. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

AC Motor Run Capacitors accelerate install with locking terminals.

February 24, 2015

Supplied in rugged, flame-retardant case, QPC Series operates from -25 to +85°C and offers locking push-wire contacts that accelerate installation and eliminate soldering. Users push and lock wire in place, and removal is accomplished by sliding probe tip into release port. Removable slide-lock metal mounting bracket, which can be mounted first, also accelerates assembly. Multiple contacts eliminate need for terminal strips, and standard values include 0.4–10 µF, 250–450 Vac, 50/60Hz. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Multi-Channel Automotive-Grade PMIC suits ADAS applications.

February 24, 2015

Supplied in 40-pin QFN package, S6BP401A multi-rail power management IC lowers system heat and complexity for advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) implementation. Power output includes 4-channel DC/DC converter and 2-channel LDO. Output setting impedance and phase compensation circuits are integrated internally for all channels, and other features include windowed watchdog timer, separate pins to turn on/off each channel, and dedicated pins to monitor power integrity of each channel. Read More