ZigBee PRO GP490 from GreenPeak

September 25, 2013 11:00 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

GreenPeak Technologies introduced the latest addition to its ZigBee chip portfolio - the new GP490, a low cost, ultra-low power ZigBee PRO communication controller that allows the design and manufacture of cost- and energy-optimized sensor devices for the rapidly growing Smart Home application market.

LISTED UNDER: Power, Controllers

New Ultra Low Profile Coin Cell Holders Introduced

September 24, 2013 10:39 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

MPD has invented another new CR2016 low profile coin cell battery holder. The new BLP2016SM-GTR rises 3.1 mm with an installed CR2016, saving greatly in board height.

LISTED UNDER: Power, Batteries | Power, Supplies

B&K Precision Grows XLN System Power Supply Line

September 18, 2013 1:10 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

B&K Precision announced three new base models to its XLN Series of programmable DC power supplies. Expanding on the success of the XLN Series, the new models, XLN15010, XLN30052, and XLN60026 offer an even greater range in output voltage.

LISTED UNDER: Power, Supplies

Amphenol and Tigo Optimize PV Junction Box Technology

September 18, 2013 12:38 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Amphenol Industrial Global Operations a global leader in interconnect systems, has incorporated Tigo Energy’s PV optimizer technology into a new junction box, increasing power efficiency and eliminating the need for add-on products.

LISTED UNDER: Boards & Modules | Power, Other

Cypress Parallel nvSRAM Nonvolatile Memory Selected by LSI

September 18, 2013 10:18 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Parallel nvSRAM chosen for best-in-class speed, reliability,  and lower voltage operation to help enable higher performance storage

LISTED UNDER: Power, Batteries

Microchip’s PIC Microcontroller That Integrates 16-bit

September 17, 2013 12:45 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Microchip Technology has announced a new family of microcontrollers (MCUs) —the PIC24FJ128GC010. This family is an analog system on a chip that integrates a full analog signal chain, including Microchip’s first ever on-chip precision 16-bit ADC and 10 Msps 12-bit ADC, plus a DAC and dual operational amplifiers.

LISTED UNDER: Power, Converters

WAGO 2007 Series Current Transformer Disconnect Terminal Blocks Simplifies Current Transformer Testing

September 11, 2013 4:49 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

The new TOPJOBS current transformer disconnect terminal blocks from WAGO Corporation simplify current transformer testing, as well as increase safety, within power monitoring applications.

LISTED UNDER: Interconnect, Connectors | Power, Ics

Maxim Integrated Introduces Game-changing Architecture for Industrial PLC Digital-input Modules

September 10, 2013 3:00 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Designers now have a way to reduce power, system cost, and size for programmable logic controller (PLC) digital-input subsystems, with the Corona (MAXREFDES12#) reference design by Maxim Integrated Products.

LISTED UNDER: Power, Controllers

New High-temperature, Outgassing-compliant Power Inductors from Coilcraft CPS

September 6, 2013 3:39 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Coilcraft CPS has announced its new AE619PYA Series of high-temperature, military-grade power inductors that meet all NASA low outgassing specifications. These robust, composite-core surface mount inductors are constructed of high-temperature materials.

LISTED UNDER: Power, Other

New, Efficient LED Driver from Advanced Power Electronics

September 5, 2013 2:46 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Advanced Power Electronics has launched a new step-up converter capable of efficiently driving up to eight white LEDs in series for backlighting applications. The APE1612-3 uses current mode 1.2 MHz fixed frequency architecture to regulate the LED current.

LISTED UNDER: Power, Converters

Industry’s First Power Circuits with MIPI RFFE Maximize Battery Life

September 4, 2013 4:56 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Texas Instruments (TI) has introduced the industry’s first RF power converters to integrate the MIPI Alliance’s radio frequency front-end (RFFE) digital control interface, a specification that simplifies multi-band and multi-radio communications.

LISTED UNDER: Power, 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.


World’s First Programmable USB Port Power Controllers for Active Connectors and 12 W Charging

August 25, 2013 9:23 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Microchip Technology announced the expansion of its programmable USB port power controller portfolio with the three-member UCS100X family.

LISTED UNDER: Power, Controllers

Acopian's "Infinity" Series of AC-DC Linear Power Supplies

August 23, 2013 3:17 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Acopian significantly expanded the array of options on their Infinity Series of AC-DC linear regulated (to 150 W) power supplies. Offered in single output or wide-adjust output versions.

LISTED UNDER: Power, Supplies

North Atlantic Industries’ Rugged, 3U, 300 W cPCI DC-DC Power Converter

August 21, 2013 12:24 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

North Atlantic Industries announced the availability of its latest 3U, rugged cPCI power product — the 55RQ2, ideally suited for harsh land, air, and sea applications. The 55RQ2 provides up to 300 W of power with four outputs and is compliant with MIL-STD-704F.

LISTED UNDER: Power, Converters | Power, Ics


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