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Mini RF Modules provide 123 dB link budget.

Mini RF Modules provide 123 dB link budget.

Powered by EmberZNet PRO(TM) EM357 ZigBee chip, MeshConnect(TM) EM357 Mini Modules enable monitoring and control in energy management, smart home, LED lighting, and machine-to-machine applications. Low and high output powers of +8 dBm and +20 dBm allow designers to choose radio performance that best suits requirements. EM357 SoC IC combines RF transceiver with baseband modem, hard-wired MAC, and...

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Switching Buck Regulators suit automotive applications.

Switching Buck Regulators suit automotive applications.

Incorporating internal power switch and operating at 2 MHz, NCV890100/101/200/130/131/231/201 suit space-constrained EMC sensitive automotive entertainment and infotainment applications. These AEC Q100-qualified and PPAP-capable products, which can convert 18 V input to outputs as low as 3.3 V and 16 V input to outputs as low as 2.5 V, operate from 4.5-36 V, tolerate load dump voltages up to 45...

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Redpine Signals Announces Industry's First Simultaneous Dual-Band 2.4GHz 802.11n/BT4.0 + 5GHz MIMO 802.11ac Convergence SoC

New RS9333 chipset leverages Redpine's Quali-Fi 802.11ac technology and ThreadArch multi-threaded processor to achieve 1.3Gbps on-air throughput at a form-factor and power-consumption that enables integration into smartphones and tablets - Adaptively reconfigurable single-chip simultaneous dual-band (3x3 11ac can be software reconfigured as simultaneous 2x2 11ac in 5GHz and 1x1 11n in 2.4GHz) -...

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DC-to-DC Regulators feature ultra-low quiescent current.

With input range of 3.2-15 V, Models ADP2370/71 deliver 800 mA output current with greater than 93% conversion efficiency. Devices offer adjustable output voltage from 0.8 V to input voltage, as well as fixed output options. Quiescent current is less than 14 -µA in Power Saving Mode. Model ADP2371, otherwise identical to ADP2370, also offers quick output discharge feature. Housed in 3 x 3 mm...

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Stereo Spatial Array IC brings immersive audio to smartphones.

Stereo Spatial Array IC brings immersive audio to smartphones.

Housed in 2.7 x 3.2 mm micro SMD package, Model LM48903 and companion software helps mobile device designers overcome limited soundstage of closely spaced speakers by manipulating sounds in 3D space to create immersive cinematic experience. IC integrates spatial processing DSP, 2 Class D amplifiers, 18-bit stereo ADC, phase-locked loop, and I2S/I2C interfaces. Speaker drivers deliver 2 W/channel...

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TranSwitch Announces Additions to and Continued Traction of HDplay(TM) Family of Products

New Devices Optimized for Pico Projectors and Mid-Range TVs SHELTON, CT - TranSwitch Corporation (NASDAQ: TXCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions in the rapidly growing consumer video and telecommunications markets, today announced the TXC-44152 and the TXC-44154, the newest additions to its HDplay(TM) family of products. These new products expand the reach of the HDplay(TM) family...

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Physical Layer Transceivers provide EEE support.

Optimized for top-of-rack switches, 10 GbE server adapters, and LAN-on-Motherboards in data centers, quad-port Model BCM84844 and dual-port Model BCM84846 reduce power consumption at 10 GE to less than 2 W per port through use of Energy Efficient Ethernet capability. PHYs operate over 100 m Category 6A cables with 4-pair magnetics. Both provide on-chip IEEE802.1ae MACsec link layer security and...

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Cadence Low-Power, Advanced-Node Digital Technology Incorporated into SMIC 40nm Reference Flow

SMIC Releases 40-nanometer Reference Flow Targeting Low-Power Chips for Today's Advanced Devices SAN JOSE, Calif.- Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, announced today that China's Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (SMIC), one of the world's leading foundries, has introduced a low-power, advanced-node IC design reference...

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