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PTTC Device suits high-density circuit board designs.

Featuring 0805 EIA compliant form factor, surface-mount PolySwitch(TM) picoSMD035F offers circuit designers smallest PPTC (polymeric positive temperature coefficient) overcurrent protection device available for consumer and computer electronics. Resettable solution, rated at 6 V, provides hold current of 0.35 A, trip current of 0.75 A, and max resistance of 1.4 X. It is full-edge terminated with...

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austriamicrosystems Develops Chip for Portable UHF RFID Readers

October 25, 2007 - austriamicrosystems and IDS Microchip developed a UHF RFID reader IC targeted at the portable reader market. These UHF RFID readers would be used to interrogate Gen 2 RFID tags, the latest generation of RFID tag technology, allowing contactless identification of goods or materials in a broad range of applications. In the joint development, austriamicrosystems and IDS Microchip...

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Mouser Electronics Signs Global Distribution Agreement with California Micro Devices

Mouser Electronics Signs Global Distribution Agreement with California Micro Devices

Inventory Includes Analog and Mixed-Signal Semiconductor Products Mansfield, Texas, USA - October 22, 2007 - Mouser Electronics, Inc., known for its rapid introduction of the newest products, today announced it has signed a global distribution agreement with California Micro Devices (CMD), a leading supplier of application-specific analog and mixed signal semiconductor products for the mobile...

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Capacitive-Touch Sensor comes in SOT-23 package.

Combining toggle mode on/off switch with hardware-programmable, auto- switch-off/override/reset ability, Model QT102 is single-channel touch-on/off sensor chip that offers immediate shut-off in case of system malfunction. It provides internal power management control, running mostly in low-power mode, switching temporarily to high power, fast mode once touch is detected. Unit uses spread-spectrum...

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Programmable Battery Charger IC targets portable devices.

Programmable Battery Charger IC targets portable devices.

Model SMB137 features dual USB or ac/dc inputs and system or battery outputs with CurrentPath(TM) automatic arbitration. Switch-mode charger outputs up to 1.5 A with over 90% typical efficiency and step down converter, used for charging battery, can operate in reverse mode to boost battery voltage to +5 V. Programmable parameters include input and output current limiting,...

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Gate Driver IC provides 4 A current driving capability.

Featuring high-side driver operation with negative VS swings up to -9.8 V and common-mode dv/dt noise canceling circuit, Model FAN7371 provides noise immunity and is suited for driving MOSFETs and IGBTs in applications up to 600 V. Unit provides under-voltage lockout for VBS and built-in 25 V shunt regulator. For optimal efficiency, driver offers floating channel designed for bootstrap operation...

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Set-Top Boxes Using Spreadtrum's AVS SV6111 Decoder Chip Passes China Netcom's Commercial Trial Tests

SHANGHAI, China, Oct. 10 / - Spreadtrum Communications, Inc., one of China's leading wireless baseband chipset providers, today announced that set-top boxes (STB) using Spreadtrum's AVS SV6111 chip solutions successfully passed the first commercial trial tests based on AVS standard conducted by China Netcom (CNC) in Dalian, achieving all performance goals set by China Netcom for this commercial...

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