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Digi-Key is the fourth largest electronic component distributor in North America and a broad-line distributor of board level components. It ranks as the fifth largest electronic component distributor in the world.


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Rush current limiters samples in stock at distributor

Sample kits of Ametherm's rush current limiters and NTC sensing thermistors are now available from Digi-Key. The distributor is stocking Ametherm's Standard, Mega, Mini, and Sensor Sample Kits. Ametherm's Standard Sample Kit consists of nine 120 VAC and 240 VAC inrush current limiters from the company's SL series.
9th August 2016

Enter the invisible, protected speaker

Audio Sound eXciters from PUI Audio are currently available for immediate shipment from digikey.com. The eXciters transform nearly anything into an audio-generating device without the challenges of speakers including complex chambers, the worry of environmental damage, or the need to change the look of the product with speaker holes.
27th July 2016

Life inside the IoT

Life inside the IoT
The world is set to become much smarter over the coming five years. By 2020, some 50 billion electronic devices will be connected to the internet, according to networking specialist Cisco. They will support an estimated $14tr market for distributed intelligence that set to improve not just manufacturing and service efficiency but the quality of life itself. Digi-key explain the impact of the IoT on a variety of industry sectors.
27th July 2016


Digi-Key Wins Teledyne LeCroy accolade

Digi-Key Wins Teledyne LeCroy accolade
Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Electronics was presented with Teledyne LeCroy’s prestigious High Service Global Distributor of the Year award for 2015; marking the second time in three years the company has received the award. Digi-Key was awarded the honour due in large part to over 40% sales growth in 2015. Teledyne LeCroy credited Digi-Key’s large breadth of in stock product inventory available for immediate shipment as the differentiator in receiving the award.
5th April 2016

How is the IoT improving healthcare?

How is the IoT improving healthcare?
The Internet of Things (IoT) has applications that range all the way from automated manufacturing, to controlling the temperature of residential air conditioners. One particular area where IoT is hugely beneficial is in the medical equipment industry.
5th April 2016

Low power radio leads to innovations at embedded world

Low power radio leads to innovations at embedded world
With Internet of Things (IoT) applications front and centre at February’s embedded world exhibition, power efficient communication was a popular topic, as Digi-Key explain.
22nd March 2016

Designers to get insight into power design at APEC

How technical data, relevant content and updated design tools are helping design engineers with their entire Power design process will be discussed by Digi-Key Electronics at the 2016 Applied Power Electronics Conference in Long Beach, California (March 22-24). The industry session, IS01, titled “Aiding Design Excellence”, will take place Tuesday, March 22 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:55 a.m.
16th March 2016

Digi-Key Sees China Sales Surge

Digi-Key Electronics says its business in China experienced double-digit growth as well as significant customer count gains in 2015. The distributor cites investment in infrastructure, expanded product offering, continued development of design tools, and localised customer service and RMB currency options.
13th March 2016

Smart approaches for smart energy

Smart approaches for smart energy
  Developments in low power for the Internet of Things (IoT) have led to the emergence of consortia that develop and promote low power protocols for wireless devices. By Josh Mickolio, product manager, RF and wireless, Digi-Key.
3rd March 2016

Design tools upgrade smooths access to components

Digi-Key Electronics has upgraded its Scheme-it and PCBWeb design tools. With its electronic back-of-the-napkin functionality, Scheme-it provides an environment for creative ideation needs whether that is in block, icon, schematic or board expansion format. At Embedded World in Nuremberg, Digi-Key announced the most extensive update to Scheme-it in the history of the tool.
26th February 2016

Distributor extends ARM University collaboration

Distributor extends ARM University collaboration
The partnership between Digi-Key Electronics and the ARM University Program has been extended to distribute ARM Education Kit hardware components to higher educational institutions. The products will be on display at Embedded World 2016 in Nuremburg (February 23-25). Digi-Key will provide Education Kit hardware that support design courses covering Embedded Systems, System-on-a-Chip (SoC) development and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies.
17th February 2016

Digi-Key to exhibit at embedded world 2016

Digi-Key to exhibit at embedded world 2016
  Digi-Key Electronics will be discussing with attendees how the company's business model and updated design tools can help the design engineer with their entire design process at the 2016 embedded world conference in Nuremberg, Germany.
15th February 2016

AC-DC front-end modules shorten design cycle

A new family of high density PFM AC-DC front-end modules from Vicor are now in stock at distributor Digi-Key Electronics. The modules come in a rugged VIA package that offers superior cooling performance and versatility in converter mounting. The modules feature a universal AC input range (85 – 264VAC), power factor correction, and a fully isolated 24VDC or 48VDC output.
6th January 2016

Pass the parcel: Digi-Key Tops 50 million shipments

Pass the parcel: Digi-Key Tops 50 million shipments
Digi-Key Electronics has surpassed shipping its 50 millionth package in the history of the company. "Digi-Key has been serving electronic design engineers and 'Makers' in our industry before they were even called 'Makers' since our very beginning in 1972," according to Dave Doherty, President and Chief Operating Officer
13th December 2015

Software, design data move to global distribution platform

Software, design data move to global distribution platform
Digi-Key Electronics and Accelerated Designs have signed an exclusive, global distribution agreement covering software and design data. Accelerated Designs focuses on providing engineers and electronics manufacturers EDA-tool-neutral software and data that improves efficiency of adding and managing new parts when designing circuits and printed circuit boards.
19th November 2015

Companies collaborate on wireless charger competition

Companies collaborate on wireless charger competition
A new contest that seeks the most innovative use of IDT’s wireless power technology has been launched by Integrated Device Technology and Digi-Key Electronics. The contest asks electronics experts and tinkerers alike to proffer creative ways to incorporate wireless charging capabilities into products by using IDT’s 5W kits. Sponsored by Digi-Key Electronics, the theme of the contest is, “Power Without Boundaries.”
4th November 2015

Connectivity kit aids RF modules understanding

Connectivity kit aids RF modules understanding
The Digi XBee Wireless Connectivity Kit (XKB2-AT-WWC) will be available exclusively through Digi-Key for the next 90 days for $59. The platform provides a comprehensive resource for developers to better understand how XBee RF modules can be used for wireless device connectivity and sensor networking solutions.
24th August 2015

Coding platform opens new route to wireless design

The Digi XBee / Arduino-Compatible Coding Platform is now available exclusively from distributor Digi-Key for $99. The platform, developed by Digi International, provides a comprehensive resource for developers to learn about the XBee API and other key features that enable reliable wireless communications for many real-world applications, such as, working control systems and sensing networks.
3rd August 2015

Strain gauge programme covers many applications

Strain gauge programme covers many applications
A new stocking programme has been instigated by Micro Measurements and its distributor Digi-Key Electronics covering a wide range of standard strain gauges. It includes most popular models used in critical circuits for load cells, force transducers, avionics, transportation, high-temperature, military, and space systems, in addition to automatic test equipment, farm machinery, alternative energy, automotive, medical, and energy exploration applications.
29th July 2015

Digi-Key to distribute ARM's 'Lab-in-a-Box' to universities

Digi-Key to distribute ARM's 'Lab-in-a-Box' to universities
Digi-Key Electronics has announced a partnership with the ARM University programme to distribute the innovative 'Lab-in-a-Box' (LiB) to higher educational institutions around the globe. The LiB contains ARM-based technology and high quality, rigorous training materials that support electronics and computer engineering courses.
16th July 2015


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