Quad-Output Controller suits automotive applications.
Integrating 4 independent voltage outputs in small, 36 mm-² TQFN package, MAX17019 high-input-voltage controller is capable of operating up to 38 V. It includes main-stage step-down controller, 3AP-P step-down regulator, 5AP-P step-down regulator, and one 2 A source/sink linear regulator. Suited for automotive battery-powered devices, unit is fully specified over -40 to +125-Read More »
Mobile WiMAX Baseband IC reduces power consumption to 0.5 mA.
Manufactured using 65 nm low-leakage CMOS process and CoolAdjust power-gating technology, Fujitsu MB86K23 mobile WiMAX baseband IC supports channel bandwidths including 3.5, 5, 7, 10, and 20 MHz, along with 64 QAM, 16 QAM, and QPSK adaptive modulation schemes. WiMAX Forum Wave 2 mobile device certified unit provides wireless access using 512/1024/2048 FFT OFDMA with integrated MAC processors, and...Read More »
Current-Sense Amplifier offers reverse-battery protection.
Using external resistors to set voltage gain, MAX9937 offers protection against accidental application of automotive battery voltage in reverse direction, as well as from inductive spikes and transients from -20 to +40 V. It features common-mode input range of 4-28 V, input offset voltage (VOS) of -Read More »
IC eliminates audio click-and-pop in multimedia devices.
Shunt-mode, audio click-and-pop eliminator MAX9892 is intended for cell phones, portable media players, gaming consoles, notebooks, and other audio applications. It offers 35 dB of audio suppression on power and shutdown cycles by connecting to output of existing amplifier and providing low impedance path to ground during power on and off. Offered in 6-bump UCSP and 6-pin -µDFN packages, device...Read More »
A Guide to Trade Credit Insurance
This white paper provides a how to guide to trade credit insurance to protect your business from bad debt, optimize credit management, enhance working capital and accelerate growth.Read More »
Mobile WiMAX Chip integrates baseband and triple-band RF.
Incorporating baseband/triple-band RF in 65 nm die, SQN1210 delivers maximum throughput of greater than 40 Mbps with power consumption of less than 350 mW with fully loaded MIMO traffic and less than 0.5 mW in standby. Chip RF supports TDD and half-duplex FDD and covers 2.3, 2.5, and 3.5 GHz global WiMAX bands. Unit also supports 2 Tx, enabling uplink MIMO, as well as H-ARQ up to category 4....Read More »
Cellular Front End Platform provides 9-band coverage.
Featuring converged, multimode architecture, Model RF6460 simultaneously supports implementation of up to 5 WCDMA/HSPA+/LTE bands and all 4 bands of GSM/GPRS/EDGE in 3G/4G multimode mobile devices. Unit is comprised of RF6260 multi-band, multimode power amplifier module; RF6360 antenna switch module; and RF6560 front end power management IC. Platform utilizes 2 quadrature amplification paths...Read More »
Femtocell Chipsets deliver 3G broadband to homes/offices.
Femtocell Station Modem(TM) (FSM(TM)) chipsets utilize 3GPP HSPA+ broadband speeds as well as CDMA2000-®, including 1X and EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B. They include baseband functions, network listen, and integrated RF capabilities for all major wireless bands. Suited for residential and enterprise applications, chipsets also feature techniques that address interference between femtocells and macro...Read More »
Bluetooth/Wi-Fi Chip expands wireless usage modes.
Marvell-® 88W8688 leverages flexible open software architecture that enables implementation of software features that optimize ways to use Wi-Fi connectivity. Mobile hotspot mode can transform any CE device with Internet connection into wireless hotspot, and support for BT-AMP allows integrated Bluetooth radio to support usage models such as simultaneous A/V streaming and instant address-book...Read More »
Atheros Delivers Industry-Leading WLAN Combined with Qualcomm's Bluetooth® Connectivity for Advanced Mobile Handsets
SANTA CLARA, California, February 16/-- - Collaboration Results in Best-in-Class Connectivity Solutions for Advanced Handsets Atheros Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATHR), a global leader in innovative technologies for wireless and wired communications, today announced the availability of a connectivity solution combining Atheros' latest-generation AR6002 Radio-on-Chip for Mobile (ROCm(R)) WLAN...Read More »
DC-to-AC IC drives liquid lens in autofocus camera modules.
Utilizing charge-pump architecture, MAX14515 DC-to-AC liquid lens driver comes in 2 x 1 mm WLP package, reducing number of external components. It features low-voltage capacitor and bypass capacitor, and integrates 8-bit monotonic DAC with single-differential high-voltage output controlled by 2-wire I-²C interface, delivering up to 42 Vrms into 200 pF liquid lens load at 1.1 kHz. Specified over...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 »