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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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Symbols, footprints streamline optoelectronics design-in

Symbols, footprints streamline optoelectronics design-in
Symbols, footprints, and 3D models for Vishay’s catalogue of optoelectronics products have been released by Digi-Key. The models, made available via online parts library SnapEDA, can be downloaded for free for most major PCB design tools. Designers spend days creating digital models for each component in their circuit board designs.
19th September 2017

Viking Technology memories climb aboard at Digi-Key

Viking Technology memories climb aboard at Digi-Key
A portfolio of advanced memory technologies from Viking Technology is available for immediate shipment worldwide from Digi-Key Electronics. Viking Technology is a global supplier of Non-Volatile Memory, Solid State Drives (SSD), DRAM modules, high density stacking solutions, and custom memory engineering.
13th September 2017

Digi-Key, TinyCircuits tie up global agreement

Digi-Key, TinyCircuits tie up global agreement
A selection of TinyCircuits’ small-size open source electronics, including the TinyDuino, is available for immediate shipment worldwide through Digi-Key Electronics following a distribution agreement between the two companies. TinyCircuits are used by thousands of people in over sixty countries worldwide to create a variety of projects, from Makers creating projects at home to engineering students in the top universities doing cutting-edge research.
1st September 2017


UVB, UVC LEDs join Digi-Key global portfolio

UVB, UVC LEDs join Digi-Key global portfolio
A portfolio of UVB and UVC LEDs from RayVio are available for immediate shipment globally through Digi-Key Electronics as the result of a new distribution agreement. RayVio is a leader in UV LEDs, specialising in UVB and UVC technology. This emerging technology within the UV lighting industry is being harnessed to both protect people from infection and treat certain skin conditions.
22nd August 2017

Development kit delivers hands-free AVS product

Development kit delivers hands-free AVS product
The Voice Capture Development Kit for Amazon AVS (598-2471-KIT-ND) from Cirrus Logic is available for immediate shipment worldwide exclusively from distributor Digi-Key. The kit is a complete solution for developing a hands-free AVS product enabled with Alexa, Amazon’s intelligent voice control service.
8th August 2017

KiCad software bolsters distributor's EDA options

KiCad open source EDA software has been added to Digi-Key’s list of EDA model output formats for schematic symbols and PCB footprints covering one million in-stock Digi-Key parts. “One added value we provide our customers is the ability to download EDA and CAD models for many of the parts we sell,” said Jeremy Purcell, Program Manager - Digital Design Tools, Design Support at Digi-Key.
2nd August 2017

Touch-sensor products join global distribution platform

Touch-sensor products join global distribution platform
The touch sensing products portfolio from Azoteq is available at Digi-Key Electronics, following the signing of a distribution agreement. Azoteq’s products allows designers to add touch controls to their designs. Anything from a simple touch to a full trackpad can be added to enhance the user experience of the engineer’s product.
19th July 2017

Video series shines spotlight on hot products

A new video series entitled “New Product Discoveries with Randall Restle” recently kicked off to help engineers and maker professionals find innovative products for their prototypes and projects. The series by Digi-Key Electronics, was created as a way for the company to share innovative products with the electrical engineering (EE) community.
12th July 2017

Open source instrument boasts Arduino programmability

OpenScope, an Open-source PICMZ All-in-One Instrumentation device from Digilent is available for immediate shipment worldwide at Digi-Key Electronics. The OpenScope MZ is a portable multi-function programmable instrumentation module that connects to a computer (through Wi-Fi or a USB cable) and allows the user to acquire, analyse, visualise, and control signals from circuits, sensors, and other electronic devices.
11th July 2017

Gyro sensors get worldwide distribution platform

Gyro sensors get worldwide distribution platform
MEMS Gyro sensors and GYPRO evaluation boards from Tronics are available worldwide from Digi-Key Electronics, as the result of a new distribution agreement between the two companies. Tronics’ products are ideal for applications that require precise measurement such as precision instrumentation, platform stabilisation, guidance and navigation control, auto-pilot, inertial measurement unit (IMU), attitude and heading reference system (AHRS), flight control and back-up instrumentation, unmanned and autonomous vehicles, pipe inspection, three-dimensional mapping, and robotics, among others.
22nd June 2017

Global platform for resistance temperature detectors

Global platform for resistance temperature detectors
The Heraeus Sensor Technology USA line of thin film platinum resistance temperature detectors (RTDs) is now available worldwide through Digi-Key Electronics.as part of a new distribution agreement. Heraeus thin film platinum RTD elements are characterized by high stability, interchangeability, and fast response time.
11th May 2017

Affordable PCB design tools target innovators

Affordable PCB design tools target innovators
Two new printed circuit board (PCB) design solution offerings, PADS Maker and PADS MakerPro have been announced by Mentor and Digi-Key Electronics. These new offerings are targeted for the aspiring innovator who needs commercially proven technology at an affordable price point. The PADS Maker product is FREE while PADS MakerPro provides additional design capacity for $499.
2nd May 2017

Duo pair up to supply custom-made photodetectors

Duo pair up to supply custom-made photodetectors
Marktech Optoelectronics has teamed up with Digi-Key Electronics to offer custom-made photodetectors specifically designed and optimised to meet customer specifications. The custom detectors can be made from Marktech silicon photovoltaic or photoconductive photodiodes, avalanche photodiodes, phototransistors, or InGaAs PIN photodiodes.
11th April 2017

Symbols, 3D models library aids design engineers

A new interface to the Ultra Librarian on-line library provides symbols, footprints, and 3D models for one million in-stock Digi-Key parts. Digi-Key’s new interface to Ultra Librarian offers an easy download of library components in 22 CAD formats supporting most EDA and CAD toolsets.
10th April 2017

Digi-Key eyeing $300m expansion

Digi-Key eyeing $300m expansion
Digi-Key Electronics says it is reviewing several potential options for a one million square foot fulfillment, value-added manufacturing and warehouse centre representing an investment of between $200-$300 million. While multiple options are under review, Digi-Key’s long-time base, Thief River Falls would be its preferred location. This would be contingent on both local approvals and legislative changes.
7th March 2017

Digi-Key adds DFRobot to global linecard

Digi-Key adds DFRobot to global linecard
DFRobot, a supplier of easy-to-use development and prototyping products and accessories has signed a global distribution agreement with Digi-Key Electronics. DFRobot’s product portfolio includes sensor boards, MCU boards, single board computers, and 3D printers.
2nd March 2017

Distributor adds to analogue portfolio

Recent product line expansion means that more than 37,500 Analog Devices products are available for shipment from distributor Digi-Key Electronics. Digi-Key has increased their ADI stocking portfolio by 20% in the last few months to support engineers worldwide. The newest product additions, including precision signal conditioning solutions, high frequency wideband components, and data converters, are easily accessed online.
1st March 2017

Embedded World 2017: Distributor to fuel innovation

During Embedded World 2017 in Nuremburg (March 14-16) Digi-Key Electronics will have representatives on-hand to help engineers fuel innovation and get designs to market faster. Visitors to the booth also have the opportunity to use free tokens to play on one of many slot machines for the chance to win a USB memory stick.
1st March 2017

OCXOs, TCXOs, VCXOs cover demanding applications

A selection of high-quality Quartz Monitor Crystals and oscillators from Tatien is available worldwide through Digi-Key Electronics. Taitien offers a broad portfolio of frequency control products with a focus on high precision OCXOs, TCXOs and VCXOs. The products are suitable for many demanding applications including Industrial, Automotive, Consumer, Cellular Infrastructure, Networking, PC, and Peripherals.
23rd February 2017

Connectors target swathe of applications

An expanded inventory which now offers DEUTSCH industrial environmentally sealed electrical connectors from TE Connectivity (TE) has been announced by Digi-Key Electronics. The heavy-duty connectors are designed to withstand dirt, moisture, salt spray and rough terrain. TE’s DEUTSCH connectors are constructed of rugged thermoplastic or durable aluminum and feature silicone seals and grommets that help prevent contamination.
22nd February 2017


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