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High Frequency Chip Inductors feature high-Q characteristics.

June 24, 2016

Supplied in 01005 size (0.4 x 0.2 mm) package, LQP02HQ Series consists of 57 devices with inductance values ranging from 0.4–22 nH and inductor tolerance of ±0.05 nH (0.4–1.5 nH). Film-type inductors feature optimum coil patterns and L-shaped electrode construction. Product line meets demand for complex RF circuit functionality in smartphones and other compact mobile devices. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

N-Channel MOSFETs support synchronous buck applications.

June 24, 2016

To save space and power in synchronous buck converters used for automotive applications, 12 V Model SQJ202EP and 20 V Model SQJ200EP each combine high- and low-side MOSFET in 5 x 6 mm PowerPAK® SO-8L dual asymmetric package. AEC-Q101-qualified devices offer high temperature operation to +175°C. SQJ202EP is suited for applications with bus voltages ≤ 8 V and offers low max on-resistance down to 3.3 mΩ. For applications with higher bus voltages, SQJ200EP features max on-resistance of 3.7 mΩ. Read More

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

Radio Transceiver targets IoT and other wireless applications.

June 24, 2016

Featuring on-chip ARM® Cortex®-M0 radio processor that performs radio control and calibration, Model ADF7030-1 supports narrowband and wideband operation across sub-GHz ISM bands and data rates from 0.1–300 kbps using 2GFSK modulation. IC also supports Wireless M-Bus (WMBUS) and IEEE 802.15.4g-based protocols. Smart wake mode provides low overall power consumption, extending lifetime in battery-operated systems. Device can enter low power sleep mode consuming only 10 nA with memory retained. Read More

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Future Electronics Promotes Power Metal Strip Resistors from Vishay

June 23, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, recently announced immediate shipping availability of Power Metal Strip resistors from Vishay. Vishay's new surface mount Power Metal Strip current sense resistor is in a compact 1206 case size that combines an extended power rating to 0.5W with a Kelvin... Read More

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Conduction Cooled Capacitors are rated to 1,200 A RMS, 1,100 Vac.

June 23, 2016

HC and LC Series can be used in resonant power circuitry ranging from 9 kHz to 1 MHz depending on capacitance value, which ranges from 0.05–37 µF. While LC Series features large flat copper plates, HC Series consists of compact, rectangular block types. These self-healing parts, depending on series, are designed with single or multiple element construction and feature impregnated dielectrics to reduce risk of corona within capacitor. Design is UL94V0 flame retardant. Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Low-Jitter Retimers resolve HDMI® 2.0 and MIPI® signal issues.

June 23, 2016

Enabling extended signal range over long traces, connectors, and cables without degradation, Low-Power Retimers optimize video and camera signal quality in PCs, mobile devices, HDTVs, and automotive infotainment systems. Models DP159 and TMDS181 include adaptive equalization up to 15 dB and support multi-gigabit signals, such as DisplayPort and HDMI, up to 6 Gbps. Model DPHY440 is a 4-by-1-Gbps MIPI camera serial interface and display serial interface retimer with high bandwidth. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Reference Design Kit creates solar-powered sensor beacons.

June 23, 2016

With CYALKIT-E02 Reference Design Kit, users can develop solar-powered Wireless Sensor Node that can sense temperature and humidity around its location and transmit data using Bluetooth® Low Energy connectivity. Measuring 25 mm in diameter, battery-free sensor integrates Energy Harvesting PMICs, EZ-BLE™ PRoC™ module, and 15 x 15 mm solar cell that enables operation using 100 lux of ambient light. BLE-USB Bridge and Debug Board can be connected to host PC to receive sensor data. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Sensorless 3-Phase Motor Controller aids BLDC implementation.

June 22, 2016

Supporting 5.5–20 V operating range (4.5–40 V transient), AEC-Q100-qualified LV8907UW enables streamlined solutions for driving 3-phase brushless motors. IC, in base configuration, can operate without external MCU and does not require any programming. Open- and closed-loop speed control are possible. For more complex applications, LV8907UW can support MCU via integrated linear regulator, LIN transceiver, and watchdog timer. Integrated dual-stage charge pump allows 100% duty-cycle operation. Read More

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Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitor features glass-to-metal seal.

June 22, 2016

With glass-to-metal seal that prevents dry-out, Slimpack Type MLSH handles demanding military and aerospace applications. Hermetic unit features 1.5 V reverse voltage and maximum operating temperature of 125°C, with no derating required. Measuring 1.0 x 1.5 x 0.5 in., unit can replace parallel and series banks of wet tantalum capacitors in new and existing designs, especially where bulk storage is paramount. Read More

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Grid Resistors feature stainless steel resistive element.

June 22, 2016

Utilizing magnetic stainless steel material, GRE1, GRE2, and NGR Grid Resistors provide TCR of ±365 ppm/°C and deliver corrosion resistance for dynamic braking resistors, testing of load banks, and motor control. Devices utilizing non-magnetic stainless steel alloy offer TCR of ±930 ppm/°C. GRE1 and GRE2 models combine power ratings up to 24 kW with operating temperatures to +400°C, while NGR devices feature GRE1 resistors mounted in weatherproof IP23-rated enclosure with performance to +760°C. Read More

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N-Channel Power MOSFET maintains typical Rdson of 54 mOhm.

June 22, 2016

Offered in 1.53 x 0.77 mm silicon-based package, 60 V Model CSD18541F5 maintains typical on-resistance of 54 mΩ at 10 V gate-to-source, and is designed to replace standard small-signal MOSFETs in space-constrained industrial load-switch applications. LGA package features 0.5 mm pitch between pads for easy mounting and is 80% smaller than traditional 60 V load switches. Integrated ESD protection diode safeguards MOSFET gate from over voltage. Read More

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Radial Aluminum Capacitors operate at up to 150°C.

June 21, 2016

Available in 10 case sizes from 10 x 12 mm to 18 x 35 mm, AEC-Q200-qualified 160 RLA Series targets automotive and industrial applications. Devices offer impedance down to 23 mΩ at 100 kHz, ripple current to 2,000 mA at +150°C, and capacitance from 33–3,300 µF over 16–50 V range. As polarized aluminum electrolytic capacitors with non-solid electrolytes, self-healing dielectrics, and radial leads, devices are specified for smoothing, filtering, and buffering in SMPS and DC/DC power supplies. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Multicore Processors optimize audio system applications.

June 20, 2016

Using 2 SHARC+ cores and advanced DSP accelerators, ADSP-SC57x/ADSP-2157x Processors deliver greater than 6 giga-floating-point operations/second. Combination of SHARC technology with ARM® Cortex-A5 system control capability provides solution for complex applications such as Dolby Atmos®, DTS:X®, or active noise cancellation with headroom remaining for further audio post-processing. Devices are equipped with more than 2 MB of on-chip memory and consume less than 2 W at Automotive temperatures. Read More

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

Blue LED Warning Light increases safety around heavy machinery.

June 20, 2016

By actively providing early notification for nearby workers and pedestrians in path of oncoming forklift, EPL-TN-FKLT-BLUE expands safety measures in hazardous work area. Explosionproof solution, mounted on front or back of forklift or other heavy machinery, produces 2,250 lm while drawing 2.09 A from 12 V electrical system. Combined with parabolic reflectors, five 5 W blue LEDs produce narrow, 5° spread spot beam; center beam is visible at night and during day. Read More

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REOHM Braking Resistors Find Acceptance with High Protection and Outstanding Benefits

June 17, 2016

INDIANAPOLIS – With an optimal structure and power consumption to withstand vibration and shock tests and other advantages, air- and liquid-cooled REOHM Braking resistors from REO-USA are proving to be a solid choice for a variety of companies throughout North America, especially those with aggressive environments. Used for braking or load resistor for drive technology, industrial... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

Motor Drivers boost powertrain performance.

June 17, 2016

For powertrain applications, Model DRV8305-Q1 features programmable slew-rate control and operates down to 4.4 V to support start-stop functionality. Three-phase brushless DC gate driver operates from -40 to 150°C, meeting AEC-Q100 Grade 0 automotive specification. For design flexibility, 100 V Model UCC27211A-Q1 half-bridge gate driver supports brushed and brushless DC motor applications. Device features propagation delays of 15 ns, rise and fall times of 7 ns, and 4 A peak gate drive. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Exar Showcases Force Sensing Technology Solutions at Sensors Expo 2016

June 16, 2016

- Booth 1223, June 22 23 at San Jose McEnery Convention Center Fremont, CA – Exar Corporation (NYSE: EXAR), a leading supplier of analog mixed-signal products serving the industrial, high-end consumer and infrastructure markets, will showcase its innovative Force Sensing Technology at Sensors Expo and Conference 2016, June 22-23 in San Jose, California.  This technology allows Exar to... Read More

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Future Electronics Promotes High Brightness Single-Rank LEDs from ROHM Semiconductor

June 16, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, recently announced immediate shipping availability of the SML-D15 Series of high brightness single-rank LEDs from ROHM Semiconductor. ROHM's SML-D15 series of single-rank LEDs reduce brightness variations by 75%, making them ideal for applications where... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

WDR SWIR Camera Systems serve fast triggered imaging applications.

June 16, 2016

Without any processing or tone mapping, New Imaging Technologies (NIT) wide-dynamic-range (WDR), indium gallium arsenide (InGaAs) SWIR sensors and camera systems deliver dynamic range >140 dB in one snapshot. InGaAs photodiode array features ROIC and comes in 640 x 512 (15 micron pitch) or 320 x 256 (25 micron pitch) pixel resolution; both operate in from 900–1,700 nm. Under all lighting conditions, internal Fixed Pattern Noise correction offers images with optimized uniformity. Read More

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Programmable Analog SoCs simplify multi-sensor IoT applications.

June 16, 2016

Simplifying design of analog front ends for sensor interfaces, PSoC® Analog Coprocessor integrates programmable analog blocks, including Universal Analog Block (UAB), which can be configured with GUI-based software components. Solution is based on 32-bit ARM® Cortex®-M0+ signal processing engine, comes in 3.7 x 2.0 mm CSP, and delivers fully programmable AFE with opamps, PGAs, analog multiplexers, ADCs, analog filters, and DACs. Configurability lets host stay in standby low-power mode. Read More