Gore's Right-Angle Connector for Spaceflight Applications

September 25, 2013 12:35 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

The low-profile right-angle connector (ZQA) from W. L. Gore & Associates features a non-bifurcated swept contact design for use with low-loss microwave coaxial cable qualified for 32 GHz spaceflight applications.

LISTED UNDER: IC | Interconnect, Connectors

Vishay Intertechnology Enhances Series of Thin Film Chip Resistor Arrays

September 18, 2013 12:21 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Vishay Intertechnology has enhanced its ACAS 0612 precision thin film chip resistor arrays with tighter absolute TCR down to ± 10 ppm/K, relative TCR down to ± 5 ppm/K, and relative tolerance down to ± 0.05% for automotive, industrial, and telecommunications applications.

LISTED UNDER: Chipsets, Other | Passives, Fixed Resistors | Passives, Variable Resistors

Peregrine Enables New Approach to RF Switching in High-Power Wireless Systems

September 11, 2013 5:03 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Peregrine Semiconductor Corporation has announced the PE42820 and PE42821 single-pole double throw switches for high-power wireless applications. The new switches provide an unprecedented combination of high-power handling and excellent linearity.

LISTED UNDER: Antennas, Other | IC | Switches, IC

+36 dBm IIP3 Downconverting Mixer with Unprecedented 2.4dB Conversion Gain

September 9, 2013 5:51 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Linear Technology has announced the LTC5551, an ultrahigh dynamic range RF down-converting mixer for applications that demand the very best in performance. Unlike passive mixers which typically have 7 to 9 dB of conversion loss, the LTC5551 boasts 2.4 dB of conversion gain, substantially improving receiver dynamic range.

LISTED UNDER: Mixers, IC | Mixers, Up / Down / Converters

ams Introduces First LIN Slave Companion IC

August 26, 2013 3:28 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

ams AG announced that the AS8530 is the world’s first miniature power/transceiver IC to support LIN slave applications, which complies with the ISO26262 functional safety standard.


Cypress Releases New Components for PSoC Creator 2.2 IDE

July 15, 2013 3:16 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Cypress Semiconductor has released new components for PSoC Creator 2.2, the integrated design environment (IDE) for Cypress’s PSoC 3, PSoC 4 and PSoC 5LP programmable system-on-chip architectures. The Component Pack 6 update includes four new PSoC Components—pre-verified “virtual chips.”

LISTED UNDER: Chipsets, Other | Circuits, SOC

RFMW SP5T Switches for LMR and Military Radios

June 25, 2013 3:31 pm | by WDD Staff | Wireless Design & Development | Product Releases | Comments

RFMW has announced design and sales support for two new Peregrine Semiconductor SP5T switches targeting T/R and filter-band switching in Land Mobile Radio (LMR) and Military radio applications where high power handling (17W) is required.

LISTED UNDER: IC | Switches, IC | Filters, EMC / RFI

WAGO's Pluggable Connector Systems Receive International Certification

May 23, 2013 8:31 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

WAGO Corporation's picoMAX and picoMAX eCOM Pluggable Connector Systems are certified UL 1059 and 1977, CB (Certification Body), and CSA. These international certifications confirm the all-new design's technical properties as connector and terminal block components.

LISTED UNDER: IC | Interconnect, Connectors

The Mixer . . . Evolved

May 17, 2013 10:53 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Microlithic is a new patent pending breakthrough platform from Marki Microwave that allows us to create mixers with superior performance and a 14x size reduction. The Microlithic Technology Platform consists of a novel material system combined with advanced computer aided design methodology.

LISTED UNDER: Mixers, Active | Mixers, Balanced | Mixers, Frequency Converters

CML Release New RF Building Block

May 9, 2013 9:03 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

The CMX972 Quadrature Modulator/Demodulator is the latest RF building block from CML Microcircuits, following on from the popular CMX970, CMX971, and CMX973 devices. The new device features a low-power IF/RF Quadrature Demodulator with PLL/VCO; and a wide operating frequency range.

LISTED UNDER: Development Kits / Platforms | Chipsets, RF | Transceivers, RF / Microwave

AVX’s New Open-Ended Card Edge Connectors

April 30, 2013 9:37 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

AVX Corporation has introduced a unique new open-ended card edge connector specifically designed to provide lighting engineers with a miniature, cost-effective, and high density pin-count solution for use in linear LED strip lighting.

LISTED UNDER: IC | Interconnect, Connectors

IAR Announces RX111 Microcontroller Support

April 29, 2013 10:23 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

IAR Systems has announced full support for the newly introduced RX111 microcontrollers. As a result of IAR Systems’ strategic alliance with Renesas, immediate support for the group is available in the world-leading C/C++ development tool suite IAR Embedded Workbench.

LISTED UNDER: IC | Power, Microcontrollers | Semiconductors, IC

One-Chip Packaged RF Transceiver Chipsets

April 23, 2013 4:13 pm | by WDD Staff | Wireless Design & Development | Product Releases | Comments

Infineon has in development a complete family of packaged RF Transceiver for Mobile Backhaul – beside BGT70 and BGT80 for E-band radio, also BGT60 for V-band radio. The Family approach has the major benefit due to it´s a modular approach...

LISTED UNDER: Transceivers, AM / FM | Transceivers, Cellular | Transceivers, GPS / GSM / PCS

PV Connector from Amphenol UL Certified to 1000 V

April 22, 2013 11:55 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Amphenol Industrial Global Operations announced that its Helios H4 is UL certified to 1000 V. This UL rating allows Amphenol’s connectors to be used in existing systems as well as in new ones that require more voltage without having to increase cable size.

LISTED UNDER: IC | Components, Other | Interconnect, Connectors

Maxim's Bits for Tuner for DAB

April 16, 2013 9:33 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. [NASDAQ: MXIM] has announced the MAX2173 RF to Bits tuner for digital audio broadcast (DAB) applications in automobiles and other mobile DAB/FM products. The RF to Bits DAB/FM tuner integrates a radio tuner.

LISTED UNDER: Boards & Modules | Mixers, Microwave / RF / IF | Receivers, RF / Microwave


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