Micropower Op-Amps extend battery life in portable devices.
ISL28233 and ISL28433 are dual and quad micropower, chopper stabilized op-amps optimized for single and dual supply operation from 1.65-6.0 V and -Read More »
Texas Instruments Delivers Thinnest EMI Filters with Highest ESD Performance
DALLAS - Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NYSE: TXN) today introduced six- and four-channel electromagnetic interference (EMI) filters for LCD display applications, the TPD6F202 and TPD4F202. Electrostatic discharge (ESD) ratings exceed the IEC 61000-4-2 specification by at least three times for contact discharge. Both are 67 percent better than the specification for air-gap discharge. This...Read More »
Real Time Clock includes I2C bus and EEPROM.
Equipped with integrated 512 x 8-bit EEPROM configured in 16 bytes/page, Model ISL12029A tracks time with separate registers for hours, minutes, and seconds. Device also has calendar registers for date, month, year, and day of week. Available in SOIC and TSSOP packages, RoHS-compliant unit provides 2 non-volatile alarms, intelligent battery backup switching, on-chip oscillator compensation, and...Read More »
Operational Amplifiers feature rail-to-rail I/O.
Featuring supply current of 20 -µA, Models ISL28130, ISL28230, and ISL28430 are single, dual, and quad micropower operational amplifiers optimized for single and dual supply operation from 1.65-5.5 V and -Read More »
Troubleshooting Guide: What Your Cranes Wish You Knew
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National Semiconductor and Suntech Collaborate to Develop 'Smart Panel' Technology
Multi-year Relationship Moves to Development Phase to Create Solar Arrays with Increased Efficiency SANTA CLARA, Calif., - National Semiconductor Corp. (NYSE: NSM), a leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance analog semiconductors, announced today that it is collaborating with Suntech Power Holdings Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STP), the world's largest producers of crystalline silicon solar...Read More »
eASIC Enables Early Rollout of On-Ramp Wireless' eNODE Solutions
Nextreme NEW ASICs Accelerate Adoption of Wireless Solutions for Smart Grid, Remote Sensing and Location Tracking Systems SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- eASIC Corporation, a provider of NEW ASIC devices, today announced that On-Ramp Wireless, Inc., a provider of low-power, wide area scalable wireless networking systems successfully rolled out its eNODE Wireless modules six months ahead of schedule. Its...Read More »
LED Driver supports automotive headlamp cluster functions.
Suitable for high-beam, low-beam, and daytime running light circuits, Model BD8381EFV-M controls dimming without PWM output. Current-mode buck/boost controller provides stable operation over 5-30 V input range and removes constraints on number of LEDs in series connection. In addition to integrated protection that monitors voltage, current, and temperature, IC includes LED open and short circuit...Read More »
Constant Current LED Drivers suit automotive applications.
Offered in eMSOP-10 (LY) and eTSSOP-16 (LP) packages, Series A6261/2/4 are fully qualified to automotive quality standards, offer 4 channels of up to 100 mA LED current, and can be paralleled for higher currents. User-selected current is provided to 4 outputs, with each output equally sharing load. Operating with low dropout voltage to minimize power dissipation, drivers do not require any...Read More »
Fujitsu Enables Fast-Boot Linux Solutions for Automotive Applications
From reset to user space in under 1 second Langen, Germany - 5th October 2010: Fujitsu Semiconductor Europe announces the successful implementation of a new Linux Fast-boot technology in Fujitsu's MB86R0x-SoC devices, known as the 'Jade' family. Based on Fujitsu's proprietary 90nm CMOS process technology, 'Jade' devices are optimised for applications requiring high CPU performance combined with...Read More »
DC/DC Converter starts up with inputs as low as 250 mV.
Incorporating Maximum Power Point Control, Model LTC3105 operates over input range of 0.2-5 V, making it suited for harvesting energy from photovoltaic cells, TEGs, and fuel cells. Internal 400 mA synchronous switches maximize efficiency while Burst Mode-® operation offers quiescent current of 22 -µA. Auxiliary LDO delivers up to 6 mA to power external microcontrollers and sensors while main...Read More »
Triad's JSU Series of Power Supplies Provide Robust, Low Cost Solutions
Triad Magnetics is an established leader in power supply innovation, offering product lines that span a wide range of diverse industries and applications. Adding to their long list of successful product launches, Triad announces the release of the new cutting-edge JSU Series of power supplies. To learn about all of its advantages and advanced features, see our video.Read More »