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Microchip doubles Flash memory and adds new security options in latest family of eXtreme Low Power PIC® microcontrollers
Key Facts:PIC24F “GB4” MCUs protect embedded data in broad range of low-power applicationsSecures the integrity of embedded data without sacrificing power consumptionOffers two crypto-key storage options: One-Time-Programmable (OTP) or Key RAMCore-... MORE /
9 Sep 2015
Murata announces world’s first surface mount MEMS angular acceleration sensor
Features:World’s first SMD-type angular acceleration sensorWorld’s smallest dimensions: 5.2 x 2.5mm typ. x 0.8mm maxDetection frequency band of more than 1kHzAngular acceleration equivalent noise effective value of less than 1rad/s²ms     For further... MORE /
9 Sep 2015
Atmel Achieves Golden Unit Status for BitCloud ZigBee PRO Software Development Kit
Atmel Corporation, a leader in microcontroller (MCU) and touch technology solutions, today announced the company’s BitCloud ZigBee PRO Software Development Kit (SDK) has achieved the prestigious Golden Unit status for the ZigBee PRO r21 standard. As an... MORE /
9 Sep 2015
Microchip expands PIC32MX1/2 32-bit microcontroller series with devices featuring cost-optimised 256 KB Flash and performance up to 83 DMIPS
Key Facts:Large memory and smart peripheral mix lowers development costsLow-cost touch sensing and embedded control for consumer, industrial and medical designsRich peripheral support for graphics, ADC in addition to serial and USB interfacesCost-... MORE /
9 Sep 2015
XGD10402 Series - 0.04pF, 24Vmax, 30kV, ESD Suppressors
GD Series XTREME-GUARDTM ESD Suppressors protect sensitive electronic equipment against extreme ESD conditions. This series product is specifically designed to suppress fast-rising ESD transients up to 30kV while adding virtually no capacitance to the... MORE /
9 Sep 2015
Versatile 35VIN/35VOUT Synchronous Buck Battery Charger Controller Offers up to 20A Charge Current, Multichemistry Operation & Digital Telemetry
Linear Technology Corporation introduces the LTC4015, a highly integrated, high voltage multichemistry synchronous step-down battery charger controller with onboard telemetry functions. The device efficiently transfers power from a variety of input... MORE /
9 Sep 2015
Atmel’s single-wire EEPROM
Inside Atmel's one-wire EEPROM New from Atmel is a self-powered EEPROM which has just two active pins; one for data (SI/O) and the other for earth return(GND), no connection to a supply voltage is necessary. The SI/O signal acts as both data and power... MORE /
9 Sep 2015
SIP PoL now available in 20, 30, and 50 Amp Models from Murata
Features OKR seriesSpace efficient single in-line package (SIP)Wide input voltage range (6 to 12V nominal)Programmable output voltage range down to 0.6VEfficiency up to 95%On/Off and remote sense capabilities  For further information, please contact Jeva... MORE /
9 Sep 2015
42V Quad Synchronous Step-Down DC/DC Converter Delivers 93% Efficiency & Operates from 3V to 42V Inputs
Linear Technology Corporation announces the LT8602, a 42V input capable, high efficiency quad output synchronous monolithic step-down switching regulator. Its quad channel design combines two high voltage 2.5A and 1.5A channels with two lower voltage 1.... MORE /
9 Sep 2015
Arrow Altech Distribution appoints Peter Griffiths as Managing Director
Arrow Altech Distribution (AAD), Africa’s leading distributor of electronic components, products and solutions, has announced the appointment of Mr Peter Griffiths as its new Managing Director, following the retirement of long-time incumbent Andre du... MORE /
20 Aug 2015