New Fully Differential Amplifiers (FDAs)

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Texas Instruments has announced two new fully differential amplifiers (FDAs) intended to improve performance in radar and test and measurement equipment and wireless base stations. The LMH3401 and LMH5401 FDAs provide DC-coupled applications with high-quality AC performance to improve system capabilities. They offer a … Continue reading

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STMicro Reduces Time to Development with Open.MEMS Licensing

STMicroelectronics recently announced the launch of the Open.MEMS licensing program. Its purpose is to encourage broad use of its MEMS and sensors among open-community developers. Open.MEMS licensees can access free drivers, middleware, and application software, beginning with “sensor fusion for 3-axis … Continue reading

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Polymer Capacitors for Industrial Applications

KEMET Corporation Auto Polymer

KEMET introduced new automotive-grade polymer capacitors at Electronica 2014. The T591 high-performance automotive-grade polymer tantalum series delivers stability and endurance under harsh humidity and temperature conditions. It is available in capacitances up to 220 µF and rated up to 10 V, … Continue reading

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24-Bit Sigma Delta A/D Converter

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Analog Devices recently announced a 24-bit sigma-delta A/D converter with a fast and flexible output data rate for high-precision instrumentation and process control applications The AD7175-2 converter delivers 24 noise-free bits at 20 SPS and 17.2 noise-free bits at 250 … Continue reading

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Cypress Enters Bluetooth Low Energy Market

Cypress BLE Pioneer Kit

Cypress Semiconductor announced at Electronica 2014 two integrated, single-chip Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) solutions for low-power, sensor-based Internet of Things (IoT) systems: the PSoC 4 and PRoC. According to Cypress, the PSoC 4 BLE delivers “unprecedented ease-of-use and integration in … Continue reading

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