Isolated DC-to-DC converter reduces board space

  RS Components is now stocking isolated DC-to-DC converters from Analog Devices. The ADuM5010, ADuM6010, ADuM521x and ADuM621x use ADI’s proprietary isoPower isolated DC-to-DC converter technology to deliver 150 mW of output power while using less board space than other module-based solutions. The ADuM521x and ADuM621x also integrate two channels of ADI’s data isolation technology […]

Zigbee light link development kit

  The CC2531 Zigbee light link development kit is intended for customers who would like to evaluate ZLL lighting control for LED light products, and develop simple applications and demonstrators based on this standard. The kit contains everything needed to set-up a ZLL network and control the lights individually or as a group. It is […]

Digital barometric pressure sensor module

  Measurement Specialties has released its new MS5637-02BA03 digital barometric pressure sensor module to production. This ultra-compact 3 x 3 x 0,9 mm micro altimeter requires only four large pads for operation, and uses I2C communication. At a highest resolution of 0,016 mBar, equivalent to 13 cm of elevation, this 24-bit ΔΣ ADC integrated digital […]

Bus converter modules enable high voltage DC distribution

  New 380 V DC input ChiP bus converter modules enable high voltage DC distribution with 98% efficient conversion to 48 V at 115 W/cm3 power density. Vicor Corporation recently unveiled the first module utilising its converter housed in package (ChiP) power component platform. The new ChiP bus converter modules (BCM) supply 1,2 kW at […]

Demonstrating sensing technologies around a BLE communication link

  EBV Elektronik has announced sensorTAG, a product that demonstrates various sensing technologies around a Bluetooth low energy (BLE) communication link in a small form factor. This new release from EBV is a one-stop-shop with sensorTAG, a battery-powered sensor Hub, and an USB-to-BLE nanoDongle (9 x 17 mm). SensorTAG provides an industry-standard sensor portfolio (STM, […]

WLAN front-end module for high data-rate mobile device applications

  Microchip has announced its new 5 GHz, 50 Ω matched WLAN front-end module (FEM), the SST11LF04, for high data-rate mobile device applications. The SST11LF04 features a transmitter power amplifier, a receiver low-noise amplifier with bypass, and a low-loss, single-pole two-throw antenna switch for 5 GHz WLAN connectivity in one integrated, compact 2,5 x 2,5 […]

Isolated hybrid hermetic DC-DC converters for tough environments

  International Rectifier has recently introduced the HTH27022S and HTM27092S isolated hybrid hermetic DC-DC converters for high temperature and high shock environments such as oil drilling applications and mud turbine generators. Featuring an operating case temperature of 165°C with transients up to 175°C, and with a high nominal input voltage of 270 V, these commercial […]

Dali-to-PWM signal converter for LEDs

Mean Well has introduced the DAP-04 Dali to PWM converter. Along with the company’s LED PSU, equipped with three-in-one dimming function, this new product makes Dali control possible on LED lighting fixtures. The converter is equipped with both Dali dimming and push-dim functions.  When connecting to the external Dali controller, it can convert the Dali signal transmitted from the controller to […]

Variable voltage buck-boost battery-charging controller

  Linear Technology has announced the LT8490, a synchronous buck-boost battery charging controller for lead acid and lithium batteries, featuring automatic maximum power point tracking (MPPT) and temperature compensation. The device operates from input voltages above, below or equal to the regulated battery float voltage. The LT8490’s full-featured battery charger offers many selectable constant-current constant-voltage (CC-CV) […]

Lower list prices for submersible level transducers

  Lower list prices are now available for the KPSI models 501 and 500 submersible level transducers.  Their features include 2,54 cm diameter submersible level transducers, said to be highly accurate,  with SDI-12 digital output communication; a 316 stainless steel body material and polyurethane cabling for freshwater applications; titanium body material and ETFE cabling options for brackish […]