Digi-Key

Address:
701 Brooks Ave South
Thief River Falls, MN
56701
United States of America

Phone: 218-681-6674

Fax: 218-681-3380

Web: www.digikey.com

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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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

BLE4.1 for IoT

How Bluetooth Low Energy is driving designs for the Internet of Things. By Josh Mickolio, Product Manager-RF, Digi-Key.
29th June 2015

Doherty replaces Larson at Digi-Key helm

Doherty replaces Larson at Digi-Key helm
Mark Larson (pictured) is exiting stage left to stand in the wings at Digi-Key. Entering stage right into the spotlight is Dave Doherty the soon to be President and Chief Operating Officer at Digi-Key. Doherty moves up from his position as Executive Vice President of Operations. He is a 25 years plus industry veteran and has worked for semiconductor suppliers – Toshiba and Exar – and distributor Arrow Electronics. He takes up his new role on July 1, 2015.
1st June 2015

IoT promises smarter health

The development and deployment of wearable sensors and sensor hubs is expected to be vital in delivering a new level of health care for an ageing population, particularly in the face a rising lifestyle conditions. By Digi-Key.
6th May 2015

Magnetics line exceeds AEC-Q200 specifications

A high-quality line of AEC-Q200 magnetics product is now on sale at Digi-Key. The new line Wurth Electronics products is ideal for high reliability applications that require AEC-Q200 performance specifications. The entire product offering is available for immediate shipment worldwide exclusively from Digi-Key.
15th April 2015

What to get your geek for Christmas

Wondering what to get your geek for Christmas? Digi-Key have the ultimate buying guide to stuff his or her stocking this year!
17th December 2014

Free schematic design tools - Another Geek Moment From DigiKey

A quick preview of three free schematic design tools offered by DigiKey: Scheme-it, PartSim and pcbweb.
17th December 2014

Affordable EDA/CAD tools target professional engineers

Digi-Key and Mentor Graphics have collaborated to bring to market set of professional-level EDA/CAD tools. The jointly developed Designer Schematic and Designer Layout tools are available today (November 4) exclusively from Digi-Key. To incentivise potential customers, for the first 90 days, Designer Schematic and Designer Layout will be available at a 30-percent discount, starting at $199 and $449, respectively.
3rd November 2014

How to assign parts to components in Scheme-it

This video provides an overview of how to assign parts to components in Scheme-it, Digi-Key's free online schematic drawing tool.
24th September 2014

Create custom parts with Scheme-it

This video provides an overview of how to create custom parts with Scheme-it, Digi-Key's free online schematic drawing tool.
9th September 2014

Digi-Key deal bolsters Bluetooth lineup

Digi-Key deal bolsters Bluetooth lineup
Digi-Key and BlueCreation, a manufacturer of dual-model Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) solutions have signed a distribution agreement. UK-based Blue Creation specialises in the manufacture of Bluetooth, Bluetooth Low Energy, Wi-Fi and other embedded wireless technologies, with a deep knowledge of their interactions with smartphones, tablet PCs, and other similar equipment.
15th August 2014

Digi-Key marches on in Europe

Digi-Key marches on in Europe
Digi-Key President and Chief Executive Officer Mark Larson is looking relaxed and happy in his usual London hotel haunt. Not entirely surprising as he is in Europe, and more specifically the UK, a region and area fuelling phenomenal growth for the Thief River Falls-based distributor.“Europe is a shining star for us,” he observes. That’s almost an understatement when you look at the numbers.
23rd July 2014

Current limiting thermistors handle 36A currents

Digi-Key is now stocking Ametherm’s SURGE-GARD series of NTC inrush current limiting thermistors. The SURGE-GARD series devices are capable of handling high steady-state currents to 36 A and input energy to 250 J. Available in multiple leaded package options with maximum diameters from 7.6 mm to 31.75 mm, the components offer resistance at +25 °C (R25) from 0.4 Ω to 220 Ω with tolerances down to ±10%, maximum operating voltage to 265 VRMS, and beta from 3000 °K to 3965 °K.
25th June 2014


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