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NXP boosts efficiency of 5G multi-chip modules
EBV Electrolink, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

NXP Semiconductors claimed a major industry milestone for 5G energy efficiency with the integration of gallium nitride (GaN) technology to its multi-chip module platform. Building on the company’s investment ...
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Unified management of terrestrial and live-sky time sources
Comtest, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

Today’s 5G wireless infrastructure has more complex, higher-density synchronisation needs than previous-generation networks and is highly dependent on the integrity of ‘live-sky’ timing signals from global ...
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MCUs for real-time control, analytics and networking
DSP, Micros & Memory

Brand new from Texas Instruments (TI) comes a high-performance microcontroller (MCU) portfolio that advances real-time control, networking and analytics applications at the edge. With new Sitara AM2x ...
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Regulator for supercapacitor backup
CST Electronics, Power Electronics / Power Management

System architects seeking backup power using supercapacitor or other energy sources can now deliver an optimised combination of high efficiency and small size with the Continua MAX38889 2,5-5,5 V, 3 A ...
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XP Power’s Glassman acquisition expands options
Vepac Electronics, Power Electronics / Power Management

Glassman High Voltage has become synonymous with high reliability, dedication to technology development, lean manufacturing principles and customer support within the power supply industry. As Glassman ...
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Mouser recognises 2021 Best-in-Class Award winners
News

Mouser Electronics congratulated the 2021 winners of its annual Mouser Best-in-Class Awards. The annual awards selection, now in its 26th year, recognises the outstanding individuals from Mouser’s manufacturer ...
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High-side current sense amplifier with adjustable gain
NuVision Electronics, Power Electronics / Power Management

The MPQ8112A is a low-cost, unipolar, high-side current sense amplifier. The device operates from a 2,7 V to 60 V supply and typically consumes 300 μA of current. It is ideal for automotive systems, industrial ...
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Flexible LED driver for automotive lighting
Altron Arrow, Opto-Electronics

STMicroelectronics’ ALED6000 single-chip automotive LED driver with integrated DC/DC converter is a low-BOM (bill of materials) solution that allows design flexibility and keeps the lighting intensity ...
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Microchip achieves JEDEC qualification for rad-tolerant FPGA
Future Electronics, Programmable Logic

Developers of small-satellite constellations and other systems used in ‘New Space’ missions must deliver both high reliability and radiation protection while meeting stringent cost and scheduling requirements. ...
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8,5 GHz SPDT switch for Wi-Fi 6E and ultra-wideband
RFiber Solutions, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

pSemi has announced that its UltraCMOS PE42424, a single-pole, double-throw (SPDT) radio frequency switch, supports the latest Wi-Fi 6E and ultra-wideband standards and technology. Designed to enhance ...
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Amphenol advanced sensors on offer from RS Components
RS Components (SA), Analogue, Mixed Signal, LSI

RS Components has announced availability of an extensive selection of advanced sensors used by monitoring systems for many different applications in the industrial, healthcare and transportation sectors. ...
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IoT development ecosystem supporting Matter
NuVision Electronics, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

Now available from Silicon Labs are wireless solutions for the development of ‘Matter’ end products that support Thread, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth protocols. Matter, formerly named ‘Project Connected Home over ...
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Wireless module for high-speed 5G connectivity
Electrocomp, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

Fibocom recently announced the joint release of the FM350 5G wireless module. By partnering with Intel and MediaTek, Fibocom’s FM350 is designed to offer high-speed 5G wireless connectivity for better ...
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Customisable local voice control at the edge
Future Electronics, Computer/Embedded Technology

NXP’s EdgeReady solution portfolio now includes a turnkey hardware and software solution that enables developers to add versatile local voice control with customisable commands to the industrial and IoT ...
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Rugged CompactPCI Serial-based embedded platform
Rugged Interconnect Technologies, Computer/Embedded Technology

The SRS-12xx-BLUBRICK from EKF is an embedded rugged system platform for a wide range of applications. The modular concept is based on CompactPCI Serial, a well-established industrial standard for IEEE 100 x 160 mm ...
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High-reliability humidity sensors
Analogue, Mixed Signal, LSI

Texas Instruments introduced the first devices in a new family of humidity sensors that provide what the company claims are the industry’s highest reliability and accuracy and the lowest power consumption ...
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LED drivers supporting visible-light communication
EBV Electrolink, Opto-Electronics, Power Electronics / Power Management

ON Semiconductor has announced two new devices designed to enhance the performance of connected lighting systems. The NCL31000 and NCL31001 LED drivers allow manufacturers to develop LED luminaires with ...
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Qi 1.3 wireless charging reference design
Avnet Silica, Power Electronics / Power Management

The Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) recently released the Qi 1.3 specification that requires authentication for improved safety when transmitting up to 15 W of power between a transmitter and a receiver. ...
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