Advertisement
The Source on Design and Technology for the Wireless and RF Engineer
Subscribe to Wireless Design and Development All
View Sample

FREE WDD Email Newsletter

Controller Supports WLAN

August 15, 2008 6:13 am | Product Releases | Comments

Connect One’s iChip CO2144 machine-to-machine (M2M) IP controller supports WLAN and cellular standards in applications including automotive, remote monitoring and medical devices. The 10-mm² 144-ball LFBGA-packaged device offers a suite of Internet protocols and applications as well as a logical interface between itself and the host application and an embedded HTTP/HTTPS web server....

TOPICS:

Regulator Yields Low Quiescent Current

August 15, 2008 6:13 am | Product Releases | Comments

Maxim Integrated Products’ MAX16999 voltage linear regulator consumes only 13 µA of quiescent current and 0.3 µA in shutdown while delivering up to 100 mA of output. The thermally-enhanced 8-pin microMAX®-packaged device offers 13 preset output voltages ranging from 0.5 to 3.3 V over an automotive temperature range from -40ºC to 125ºC....

DC/DC Converters Deliver 60 W

August 15, 2008 6:13 am | Product Releases | Comments

Murata Power Solutions’ UEI Series isolated DC/DC converters deliver from 50 to 60 W of power output in a temperature range from -40ºC to 85ºC in a 40.60 × 50.80 × 10.16-mm (1.60” × 2” × 0.40”) PCB-mounted package. The 60-W components offer a 4:1 input voltage range from 18 to 75 VDC and outputs of either 3....

Advertisement

Enclosure Targets Industrial Wireless Installations

August 15, 2008 6:13 am | Product Releases | Comments

Phoenix Contact’s RAD-SYS-NEMA4X-900 radio-ready NEMA 4X enclosure helps with the installation of industrial wireless radio modems and RTU devices. The fiberglass device includes a 24-VDC power supply, a UPS system, a surge arrestor, an antenna adapter and a dual-latching lockable lid. The enclosure’s pre-wired power rail has space for either a Trusted Wireless or GSM/GPRS radio modem and other components for remote data collection....

TOPICS:

VCO Exhibits Low Phase Noise

August 1, 2008 8:29 am | Product Releases | Comments

Z-Communications' CLV0895A-LF UHF band VCO offers a typical phase noise of -107 dBc/Hz at an offset of 10 KHz. The RoHS-compliant device operates over a frequency range from 750 to 1040 MHz with a tuning voltage range from 0.50 to 11.50 VDC and typical tuning sensitivity of 30 MHz/V. The 0.50" × 0....

Evaluation Platform Enables Prototyping

August 1, 2008 8:29 am | Product Releases | Comments

Tundra Semiconductor’s Tsi620™ multi-standard RapidIO® evaluation platform enables prototyping using Texas Instruments’ TMS320TCI6487 multi-core 3-GHz DSP and Altera’s Stratix® III FPGA. The component offers communication with PCI-enabled microprocessors through a PMC connector, hardware bridging and leverage over XGMII....

Power Amplifier Targets Mobile WiMax

August 1, 2008 8:29 am | Product Releases | Comments

SiGe Semiconductor’s SE7262L 2.5-GHz power amplifier targets battery-powered applications, including USB accessories, PC cards and embedded cards for laptop computers, for mobile WiMax. The 4 × 4 × 0.9-mm device delivers >20% efficiency at output power of 25.5 dBm while operating at 3....

Multiplexer Switches Signals on 100-Ω Cables

August 1, 2008 8:29 am | Product Releases | Comments

Pickering Interfaces’ 40-736 multiplexer switches communications signals carried on 100-Ω differential pair cables. The device has POTS, USB and Gigabit Ethernet capability with an 8:1 configuration as well as 100BaseT and AFDX capability with a 16:1 configuration and the ability to reverse the transmit and receive pair....

Advertisement

IP Integrates RF Front-End

August 1, 2008 8:29 am | Product Releases | Comments

MIPS Technologies’ GPS RF tuner IP integrates RF front-end for GPS receivers and global navigation satellite system (GNSS) systems in the L1 band. The silicon-proven device is well suited for companies developing new GPS devices or adding GPS functionality to other types of devices such as handheld games, portable media players, mobile PCs and digital cameras....

Attenuators and Loads Have Reverse Polarity

August 1, 2008 8:29 am | Product Releases | Comments

MECA Electronics’ reverse polarity TNC (RP-TNC) attenuators and loads reverse the polarity of the interface to female contact pins into the male connectors and male contact pins into the female connectors. The devices cover Wi-Fi and wireless LAN systems in a frequency range from DC to 3,000 GHz....

Enclosure Receives Zone 1 Approval

August 1, 2008 8:29 am | Product Releases | Comments

Extronics’ iWAP103 universal access point enclosure carries wireless vendors’ equipment safely in Zone 1 extreme and hazardous environments. The IP66-standardized device includes a 110/230 VAC or 24 VDC power supply, multi-mode fibre optic ethernet connection, antenna lightning arrestors and a heater to extend the temperature range of the wireless equipment to -20°C and prevent condensation....

Comparators Offer Low Quiescent Current

August 1, 2008 8:29 am | Product Releases | Comments

Maxim Integrated Products’ MAX9060-MAX9065 comparators consume a maximum quiescent current of 350 nA at 5.5 V. The 1-mm² 4-bump UCSP- or 5-pin SOT23-packaged MAX family, including 5 variations of single comparators and a window comparator, operates in an input voltage range from 0.9 to 5....

Thermal Pad Increases Thermal Conductivity

August 1, 2008 8:29 am | Product Releases | Comments

Laird Technologies’ T-flex™ 700 thermal pad increases the thermal conductivity to 5 W/mK and exhibits a low shore OO hardness value of 50. The RoHS-compliant gap filler comes in thickness ranges from 0.04” to 0.20” (1 to 5 mm) in increments of 0.01” (0.25 mm) and is available in standard sheets or die cut parts for custom specification with an option to have adhesive only on one side....

3G & Beyond: Harnessing the Power of Multicore Processors for 3G, WiMAX & LTE

July 14, 2008 8:21 am | by Manish Patel, Texas Instruments | Articles | Comments

Multicore processors are now an increasingly common and effective tool to address the challenges of power and ?performance in cellular basestations. Although wireless’ killer application is still voice, data is rapidly becoming a close second for 3G, a trend that will continue as operators deploy 4G technologies such as mobile WiMAX (IEEE 802.16e) and Long Term Evolution (LTE).

TOPICS:

The Diagnosis for MicroTCA...

July 10, 2008 12:39 pm | Product Releases | Comments

A system designed using the MicroTCA architecture can readily meet medical application requirements. By Nigel Forrester, Emerson Network Power Initially focused towards telecommunications applications, MicroTCA ™ systems can also support applications in the medical, industrial automation and aerospace sectors with a common wireless communication thread....

Pages

X
You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.
Loading