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Electronic Drivers

Line Driver IC suits factory automation applications.

Housed in 4 x 4 mm QFN24 package, Model ZIOL2211 features high-voltage I/O channel that meets physical layer requirements of sensor and actuator systems used in factory automation applications. Line driver/level shifter IC provides output current limitation from 50-300 mA and includes on-chip registers and EEPROM for system configuration and status information. IO-Link drivers are fully...

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Miscellaneous Controls

Synopsys and SMIC Team to Deliver Proven SoC Design Solution for 65-nm to 40-nm Process Nodes

Joint Solution Enables Amlogic to Meet Aggressive Performance and Time-to-Market Goals MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. and SHANGHAI, Nov. 15, 2010 - Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS), a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design, verification and manufacturing, and Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation ( SMIC"; NYSE: SMI; SEHK: 981), today announced that they have delivered a...

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Miscellaneous Software

Trident Integrates RoxioNow Platform into Chipset for HDTVs

Sonic Continues to Dramatically Expand the Reach of Partners' Storefronts NOVATO, Calif. -- Sonic Solutions® (Nasdaq: SNIC) today announced the integration of the RoxioNow(TM) platform into HDTV chipsets from leading system-on-chip (SoC) maker Trident Microsystems, Inc. (Nasdaq: TRID). With built-in RoxioNow capabilities, consumers of Trident-based HDTVs can enjoy instant access to a wide...

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Circuits

ASIC Protyping Service covers CMOS, high-voltage, Flash, and RF.

Multi-Project Wafer (MPW) services include 6 prototyping runs in 0.18 Â-µm CMOS (C18) process and 4 MPW runs in 0.18 µm high-voltage CMOS (H18) technology. H18 process technology is based on IBM 0.18 µm CMOS CMOS7RF process and is suited for smart power management ICs, while 0.35 µm specialty processes from TSMC is suited for power management products and display...

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DC to DC Power Supplies (Converters)

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...

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Electronic Converters

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...

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Circuits

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...

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Transceivers

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)...

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N-Channel Power MOSFET features 15.12 ohm-nC FOM.
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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...

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Single-Chip Motor Controller allows full digital control.
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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...

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