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Integrated Circuit for GPS Applications

April 4, 2002 8:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

Fujitsu and Global Locate Inc. jointly introduced a fast, low-power receiver that lets wireless phones receive GPS satellite signals indoors. Designed to add location capabilities to wireless products, the GL-16000 GPS Baseband Processor has 500 times more hardware correlators than a typical GPS receiver, providing fast start-up, with a time-to-first-fix of 250 milliseconds....

Bluetooth Baseband IC Series

April 4, 2002 8:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

Fujitsu announced a pair of new Bluetooth™ Baseband ICs for hands-free cellular phones and other mobile wireless applications. Fujitsu's new MB86C00 and MBG011 baseband ICs comply with the Bluetooth v1.1 specification. They provide all baseband signal processing and protocol hardware required by Bluetooth radios, and support a variety of external RF ICs....

Bluetooth Modules for WPAN

April 4, 2002 8:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

National Semiconductor introduced the LMX9814 Bluetooth™ WPAN (wireless personal area network) module to enable Class 2/3 Bluetooth connectivity in today's portable communications and computing devices. The LMX9814 measures just 10.1 by 14 by 1.9 mm and is ideally suited for the demanding requirements of portable products such as mobile phones, PDAs and laptops....

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Surface Mount RF Grounding Pads

April 4, 2002 8:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

Embedding GPS capability into wireless handsets is one way service providers can meet Phase II E-911 requirements. Flat patch antennas are generally used for GPS implementation, and W.L. Gore & Associates has introduced GORE-SHIELD SMT RF grounding pads as a low cost, high signal fidelity alternative to electrically connect these antennas to the printed circuit board....

Enclosure Vents

April 4, 2002 8:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

W.L. Gore & Associates offers their PREVENT™ enclosure vents. The vents are comprised of a ePTFE membrane structure that allows an enclosure to "breathe" with changing temperature, preventing pressure differentials from building up that can damage seals and gaskets. The vents provide free passage of air or gasses, while excluding liquids and particulate contamination....

Rapid PCB Prototyping for RF and Microwave Circuits

April 4, 2002 8:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

The LPKF ProtoMat® L60 circuit board plotter is designed to provide quality and accuracy for high performance RF and Microwave circuit prototypes. This system offers a working area of 49.1× 14.75. The LPKF ProtoMAt L60 fabricates all types of printed circuit boards, including FR4, RO 4000, and RT duroid®....

GPS Receiver Module

April 4, 2002 8:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

Murata introduced a new Global Positioning System (GPS) Receiver (RX) device for enhanced 911 wireless phones, GPS and telematics manufacturers. Using design engineering, the GPS RX (part number LMRX3JBA-082) combines five separate components into one package, cutting cost and size compared to discrete solutions....

High Reflective Thin Film Transistor LCD

April 4, 2002 8:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

Sharp Microelectronics of the Americas announced the availability of a 3.5 High-Reflective Thin Film Transistor Liquid Crystal Display (HR-TFT LCD). This highly portable display features brightness levels, color, and low power consumption in a thin, lightweight form factor, making it ideal for handheld applications, industrial, medical and marine electronics, point of sales/kiosks, test and measurement equipment and video monitors....

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Wirless LAN Chip Set for 802.11g

April 4, 2002 8:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

Intersil announced a WLAN chip set designed to support the new 802.11g high-rate WLAN Draft Standard. Intersil's PRISM GT chip set will enable wireless networking systems to attain data transmission speeds up to 54 million bits per second (Mbps), while remaining backward compatible to the existing installed base of over 15 million Wi-Fi systems worldwide....

High-Speed Serial EEPROM Products

April 4, 2002 8:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

Catalyst Semiconductor announced two additional high-speed serial EEPROM products. The CAT93HC46 with a Microwire interface operates at 3MHz, and the CAT24FC32 with an I 2 C™ interface operates at 1 MHz. The CAT24FC32 is a 32 Kbit, Fast Mode I 2 C serial EEPROM that operates at 1 MHz. Both 32-byte page and byte write modes are supported....

Miniature Chip Balun

April 4, 2002 8:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

Toko announces the availability of their CHM1608U multilayer ceramic chip balun with a 0603 footprint (1.6 mm × 0.8 mm) and a low profile of 0.9 mm. The CHM1608U series is currently available in frequency ranges of 2400 to 2500 MHz and 3400 to 400 MHz over a full temperature range of – 55°C to 125°C....

Sector Plans

April 4, 2002 8:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

Decibel Products, an Allen Telecom company has released a new series of the dB Director™ family known as the ZoneMaster™ Series. Designed for 65° sector plans, this family features excellent azimuth pattern in a slim, attractive package created for low tower load and ease of zoning approval....

Pulse Shaping IC for Infrared Data Interface

April 4, 2002 8:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

Vishay has announced a new pulse-shaping integrated circuit for IrDA data transmission implementations that will act as a pin-to-pin compatible successor to the TOIM3232 serial infrared (SIR) interface IC. Built on a CMOS technology with sub-micron channel lengths of 0.35 μm, and featuring a lower supply voltage of 3....

Temperature Compensated Crystal Oscillators

April 4, 2002 8:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

Vectron International (VI) has introduced a series of low profile, surface mount, temperature compensated crystal oscillators (TCXOs) available from 1 MHz to 80 MHz. The model TC-350 provides good temperature stabilities and low aging rates in a small surface mount package. The oscillators can achieve an aging rate of < 5 ppm for ten years with stabilities of ± 0....

Metalic Conformal Coating Process

April 4, 2002 8:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

Chomerics introduced the ECOPLATE™ metallic conformal coating process, an automated system that applies a pure metal coating over plastic or metal electronic housings. In the process, a metal film is atomized and robotically sprayed onto enclosure parts under controlled speed, particle size, and temperature conditions....

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