Electronica 2010: Murata Debuts Technologies to Shrink Footprint and Increase Functionality and Battery Life of Mobile Devices
Hoofddorp, Netherlands: Murata has debuted three energy efficient technologies aimed at increasing mobile device functionality and reducing size while extending battery life at Electronica 2010 in Munich, Germany. The company has announced a tiny buck converter module to help reduce footprint, a new super-capacitor technology to help provide peak power requirements and a highly integrated...Read More »
Low-Power, 16-Bit ADCs reduce energy draw to 185 mW.
Models LTC2165 and LTC2185 are comprised of single- and 2-channel simultaneous sampling parallel ADCs, respectively. They offer choice of full-rate CMOS or DDR CMOS/LVDS digital outputs with programmable digital output timing, programmable LVDS output current, and optional LVDS output termination. Also available, LTC2195 series includes 2-channel, simultaneous sampling ADCs with serial LVDS...Read More »
STMicroelectronics Confirms iDP-LVDS 'Bridge Chips' Support Cinema Mode Format
Robust Internal DisplayPort (iDP(TM)) interface enables extended TV formats GENEVA -- STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a leader in chips for set-top boxes and digital TVs and one of the supporters and developers of the Displayport and iDP (Internal DisplayPort) standard, today announced it has demonstrated to key customers that its iDP-LVDS 'bridge chips,' the STiDP888 and STiDP880, fully support...Read More »
Marvell Avastar 88W8787 Achieves the First Dual-band 802.11n Radio 'Wi-Fi Direct' Certification
Leading enterprise and consumer Wi-Fi solution provider first to feature Wi-Fi Direct certification for low-power embedded mobile applications, delivering high-performance, robust, secure and seamless connectivity for the always-on consumer and enterprise mobility SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Marvell (Nasdaq: MRVL), a worldwide leader in integrated silicon solutions, today announced its Avastar(TM)...Read More »
A Comparative Guide to Sweeteners in the Food and Beverage Industry
To learn more about the benefits of agave over other sweeteners, and how Come Alive Organics can help source your needs, download now.Read More »
N-Channel Power MOSFET features 15.12 ohm-nC FOM.
Housed in TO-247 package, 600 V/47 A Model SiHG47N60S features ultra-low maximum on-resistance of 0.07 W at 10 V gate drive and optimized gate drive of 216 nC. Unit is produced using Super Junction technology, which minimizes on-state resistance and withstands high energy pulse in avalanche and commutation mode. Compliant to RoHS Directive 2002/95/EC, MOSFET is suited for solar and wind...Read More »
Single-Chip Motor Controller allows full digital control.
Digital SPIN (dSPIN(TM)) monolithic motor-control IC combines digital control, analog measurement, and power electronic circuitry for controlling stepper motors using ST's BCD fabrication process. Voltage-mode control algorithm smoothes motor movement and feeds motor phases with accurate sinusoidal waveform, resulting in position resolution of 128 microsteps/step. Over-temperature, low bus...Read More »
Dual-Supply Supervisory ICs monitor microprocessors, FPGAs.
Supplied in 5-lead, 1.7 x 3.0 mm SOT-23 package, ADM6305/6 dual-voltage supervisors provide high-voltage threshold accuracy of 1.2% for monitoring low-voltage core rails. ICs are designed to monitor 2 supplies and provide reset signal to digital processor-based systems. The two adjustable, resistor-programmable, under-voltage reset inputs of 0.4 and 1.23 V monitor supplies of less than 1.2 V when...Read More »
Three-Phase Motor Drivers withstand voltages up to 500 V.
Employing small-footprint SOP package, SX68000M Series features 85-230 Vac input range and 1.5-2.5 A output current, providing IPM solution for controlling motor inverters used to drive small-size motors in residential and commercial appliances. ICs consist of all power elements needed to configure main circuit of inverter, including 6 MOSFETs and 2 pre-drive ICs.Read More »
USB Power Charger IC includes 2.6 GHz signaling switch.
Featuring 3 x 3 mm WQFN package, TPS2540 integrates current-limited power switch and high-bandwidth 2.6 GHz signaling switch optimized for USB interface. Allowing for charging of portable devices that draw power via USB, unit supports USB charging modes worldwide. Product is suitable for USB ports in host applications such as AC wall adapters, desktop PCs, docking stations, and auto charging...Read More »
ARM Cortex-A9 Chip is designed for 3D gaming applications.
AML8726-M system on chip is powered by ARM-® Cortex(TM)-A9 processor and ARM Mali(TM)-400 GPU, and features 1080p HD video decoding for H.264, VC-1, WMV, MPEG1/2/4 and 1080P HDMI output. Unit can run Android 2.2, Linux, and OpenGL ES 2.0, and support HTML5, Adobe-® Flash 10.1 and Adobe-® Air-® browsers. Connectivity options included are 10/100 Ethernet, 2 USB OTG interfaces, 3-in-1 card...Read More »
TPA Motion Introduces Industry's First Compact Robotic Positioner for Medical Devices
TPA Motion's microplate handling robots are designed specifically for medical instruments and lab automation devices. Check out the video to learn more.Read More »