Ironwood Electronics recently introduced the PB-LGA20A-Z-01 Socket Probe Adapter, which is intended for the high-speed testing of LGA devices while accessing the signals using testers via header pins. The socket probe adapter is designed to interface with 0.5-mm pitch Fine pitch Land Grid Array (LGA) packages.
The PB-LGA20A-Z-01’s features include:
- shortest possible trace length for maximum speed
- low inductance
- low capacitance
- blind and buried via PCB design technology
The PB-LGA20A-Z-01 test adapter costs $1,499. The LGA socket is also available individually.
Source: Ironwood Electronics
Total Phase Aardvark USB-to-I2C Host Adapter
The Aardvark OEM Adapter is based on Total Phase’s Aardvark I2C/SPI USB-to-I2C adapter, which is a flexible tool for system design and testing. The new adapter is available in an I2C or SPI configuration and includes the Total Phase API, which enables you to create custom application GUIs.
The Aardvark OEM Adapter and API are cross-platform compatible with various OSes, including Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X. In a production environment, you can use the API for automated testing or device programming.
Contact Total Phase for pricing.
Total Phase, Inc.