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STMicro ships 1 billionth ToF module
STMicroelectronics has announced the shipment of its 1 billionth Time-of-Flight (ToF) module. ST’s ToF sensors utilise the company’s single photon avalanche diode (SPAD) sensor technology and are manufactured ...

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Centimetre-level GNSS positioning solution
Taoglas has developed a centimetre-level GNSS (global navigation satellite system) positioning solution. Comprising a high-precision L1/L2/E5 GNSS receiver, the u-blox ZED F9P, with all the required RF ...

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NB-IoT board for tracking
Quectel’s RAK5010 is a tracker which integrates LTE CAT M1 and NB1, GPS, BLE (Bluetooth Low Energy), and sensors. It is built on the Quectel BG96 LTE CAT M1 and NB1 module, which has an integrated GPS ...

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Latest articles

Z-Wave opened to silicon and stack suppliers
Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

Silicon Labs and the Z-Wave Alliance have announced plans to open the Z-Wave specification as a ratified, multi-source wireless standard available to all silicon and stack vendors for development. With ...
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5G mMIMO power amplifier modules
Future Electronics, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

NXP Semiconductors announced the broad availability of a comprehensive RF power multi-chip module (MCM) portfolio supporting the development of massive MIMO (mMIMO) active antenna systems for 5G base ...
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Robust DC link capacitors
Electrocomp, Passive Components

TDK’s new B2568* series of EPCOS MKP DC link power capacitors offer high robustness under harsh environmental conditions. The new capacitors are designed for voltages of between 900 and 3000 V d.c. and ...
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Root-of-trust chip for IoT
Altron Arrow, Analogue, Mixed Signal, LSI

Infineon Technologies’ Optiga Trust M is a high-end security solution that provides an anchor of trust for connecting IoT devices to the cloud, giving every IoT device its own unique identity. This pre-personalised ...
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High-current power shunts
TRX Electronics, Passive Components

Ideal for high-current applications, the PSx series of shunts has been expanded by KOA. Built using a solid metal alloy resistance element with copper terminations, the device also has a low temperature ...
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MMIC driver amplifier
Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

The CMD315C4 from Custom MMIC is a GaAs (gallium arsenide) MMIC driver amplifier that operates from 4 to 10 GHz covering the S, C and X bands. It delivers a saturated output power of 22,5 dBm with a gain ...
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Image sensor evaluation kits
Future Electronics, Opto-Electronics

Ams has released the NanoVision and NanoBerry evaluation kits, which provide a ready-made platform for the development of innovative solutions based on the ams NanEyeC miniature image sensor. The NanEyeC ...
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Synchronous step-down regulator
Altron Arrow, Power Electronics / Power Management

STmicroelectronics’ L6983 is an easy-to-use, synchronous monolithic step-down regulator capable of delivering up to 3 A d.c. to the load. The wide input voltage range makes the device suitable for a broad ...
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ESP32 gets Bluetooth LE 5.0 certification
iCorp Technologies, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

Espressif's flagship chip, the ESP32, has recently passed SIG Bluetooth LE 5.0 certification. This affirms that the protocol version supported by the ESP32 microcontroller has been upgraded from Bluetooth ...
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Military field-grade AC changer
Conical Technologies, Power Electronics / Power Management

SynQor’s new MAC-4000 is a compact, military field-grade 3-phase to single-phase AC changer. This 4 kW/5 kVA phase/frequency AC changer is designed for the extreme environmental and demanding electrical ...
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Bluetooth Low Energy controller
RF Design, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

The QPG7015M from Qorvo is a Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) multi-protocol, multi-channel communication controller for set-top boxes, gateways, ZigBee nodes, and other smart home devices. This transceiver ...
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3-channel RGB LED lighting shield
Altron Arrow, Computer/Embedded Technology

The XMC 3-channel RGB LED lighting shield from Infineon Technologies is an evaluation board compatible with Arduino as well as Infineon’s XMC1100 Boot Kit. It is designed to be easily configurable and ...
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Wi-Fi 6 FEM with BAW filter
RF Design, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

Qorvo has launched an integrated front-end module (iFEM) that provides reliable, whole-home coverage when designed into Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) systems. The iFEM combines Qorvo's advanced BAW filter technology ...
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Chip attenuator for DC to 20 GHz
RF Design, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

Smiths Interconnect EMC's latest TS06 series is compact in size and features optimal performance in terms of frequency response. Featuring a space-saving 0603 footprint without sacrificing power handling ...
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Magnetic jacks of all trades
Electrocomp, Interconnection

Molex magnetic jacks incorporate wire-wound components (magnetics) in standard RJ45 jacks. These integrated magnetics, resistors and/or capacitors filter common-mode noise to provide signal integrity, ...
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Modular board-mounted contacts
TRX Electronics, Interconnection

Bourns modular contacts are off-the-shelf spring interconnect devices offering a low-profile design with proven reliability to 50 000 mated cycles. Presented in the form of 70AA, 70AB and 70AD male and ...
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Broadband resistors for up to 67 GHz
RFiber Solutions, Passive Components

Passive Plus’ offering of broadband resistors are specifically designed to operate at frequencies up to 67 GHz. With special microwave laser-trimming used to ensure a tight tolerance at high frequencies, ...
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Qorvo expands cellular IoT portfolio
RF Design, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT

Qorvo is expanding its IoT portfolio with two RF front-end (RFFE) modules that support the NB-IoT and LTE-M cellular standards. Featuring the industry's smallest integrated dual-band module, Qorvo's expanded ...
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