High performance bus converter module

  Vicor Corporation has unveiled the first module utilising its converter housed in package (ChiP) power component platform. This  new ChiP bus converter modules supply 1,2 kW at 48 V with 98% peak efficiency and 115 W/cm3 power density. Breakthrough performance – four times the density of competing solutions – enables efficient, high voltage DC […]

Application platform ready for HMI projects

  IS2T’s comprehensive portfolio of products is said to offer a unique development solution for designing smart embedded applications by supporting all ranges of hardware platforms. As a complete solution provider, it also offers custom services, training and technical support to help develop fast, compact and energy-efficient applications for improving software quality and design, increasing product portfolios […]

Ultra low profile sign panel power supply

  After releasing HSP-150/250 and HDP-190/240, the high performance sign panel power supplies, Mean Well has unveiled the 200~400 W ultra low profile economic sign panel power supply, Nel-200/300/400 series. The Nel series adopts the 30 mm ultra low profile design that allows the height and weight of the sign module to be lowered, lessening the […]

Capacitive-touch control portfolio expanded

  Microchip has announced a new family of capacitive touch controllers- the CAP12XX family. These turnkey capacitive touch controllers expand the CAP11XX right touch product portfolio, providing a wide variety of slider, button and proximity functionality. Additionally, these controllers make it easy for designers to add aesthetically pleasing, low-cost touch interfaces. This new six-member family is […]

Space-saving two-pole surge arrester

  The surge arresters of the Dehnconnect SD2 series are designed as space-saving terminal blocks with a width of 6 mm. These terminal blocks, with integrated surge protection, have a modular disconnection function that allows for interruptions to the signal circuit for maintenance work. An integrated module ejector disconnects the signal circuit from terminal equipment. […]

High-performance HDMI at CES 2014 in Las Vegas

  Analog Devices showcased a series of products at the CES show in Las Vegas, USA and expanded its portfolio with the introduction of three new products said to help enrich the entertainment experience for customers. The company introduced a family of three high-performance HDMI cross-point transceivers that distribute high-definition audio and video content across […]

Supporting engineers on the move

  RS Components has unveiled its first design support app for iOS-based mobile devices. Called RS Toolbox, this new app, which is available free of charge, provides a central access point to popular electronic reference materials and calculation and conversion tools in an easy-to-use format for electronics design engineers, hobbyists and students. RS Toolbox runs […]

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 […]