Components

Components

A regularly updated section featuring the latest component releases. Components shown here are sent to us directly by companies as they announce them worldwide. If your company wants to feature components here, please get in touch with us.

Sensor Technology and Latest Trends

A sensor-like accelerometer is not something new. It has been miniaturised and volume production has made it so cost-effective that you can put it almost everywhere. Sensors started as a component...

What Drives Power-Conversion Components

The need of the hour is higher speed at lower power consumption. A laptop is expected to boot-up quickly and its charge to last for at least a few hours. Military...

Now Easily Review, Compare and Select Products to Support RF Production and Solutions

element14 has expanded its range of cable assemblies and connectors from Multicomp. A comprehensive selection of the latest RF connectivity products for use in electronics design and production including cable assemblies...

A6 GPRS Module For Multiple M2M applications

InkOcean launches a new GSM module "A6 GPRS/GSM" in the market which is manufactured by AI Thinker, who is well known for it low cost Wifi modules i.e. ESP8266. It is...

Exploring USB Type-C And USB Power Delivery

Every now and then there is an innovation or advancement that changes the way we operate, the way the world operates. These innovations and advancements in technology create opportunities for businesses...

Fault Protection And Smaller Footprint With New Motor Drivers

Texas Instruments (TI) recently introduced two automotive motor drivers that support high-performance powertrain applications. The DRV8305-Q1, a highly integrated three-phase brushless DC gate driver, and the UCC27211A-Q1, a high-current half-bridge gate...

Second Generation FlightSense Technolgy In World’s Smallest ToF Sensor

STMicroelectronics recently launched another Time-of-Flight (ToF) ranging sensor with the second generation of its FlightSense technology, as the VL53L0X laser-ranging sensor. The VL53L0X extends the ToF measurement range to two meters, and is accurate to within...

Vicor Released 4 new DCM products in the VIA package

Today Vicor released four additional DC-DC converters that are deployed in the rugged, chassis-mountable versions of its DCM™ family of isolated, regulated DC-DC converters. These new products extend the family by...

CRC And Increased Integration Among Other Features In The DesignWare DDR4 IP

Synopsys, Inc. recently announced DesignWare DDR4 IP to expand memory capacity for high-performance cloud computing systems while improving reliability, accessibility and serviceability (RAS). The DDR IP supports advanced error correcting code (ECC), which...
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Miniaturising The Radio Front-End With An Even Smaller SPDT Switch

While designing basic robots, we carefully considered the switch for handling the controls. Even though, all the robot did was move front and back, the switch selection and understanding was a fight...

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Simple Prototyping Platform

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Optical Smoke Alarm

This optical smoke alarm (Fig. 1) is built around opto-interrupter MOC7811 (IC1) and dual op-amp LM358 (IC2).When...

How Internet of Things (IoT) revolution is changing the Telecom Landscape

Telecommunication is most commonly associated with inventions such as the telephone, fax machine, emails, and radio; essentially...