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Strengthening HAPTIC-related product development

Strengthening HAPTIC-related product development
Alps Alpine, a manufacturer of high-quality electronic products, has entered a joint collaboration agreement with Immersion Corporation (San Jose, California, USA), a developer and licensor of touch feedback technology. Signed in September 2019, the agreement covers product creation relating to HAPTIC technology.
7th October 2019

Waterproof digital sensor measuring air and water pressure

Waterproof digital sensor measuring air and water pressure
Alps Alpine has introduced the HSPPAD143A Waterproof Digital Pressure Sensor for applications in wearable devices and IoT equipment. According to the latest data from the Worldwide Quarterly Wearable Device Tracker released by IT research firm IDC Japan, the wearable devices market is expected to grow more than ten percent on average each year between 2019 and 2022. 
28th August 2019

New terminal shape for a thinner detector switch design

New terminal shape for a thinner detector switch design
Alps Alpine, a manufacturer of high-quality electronic products, has developed a SPVQ8 Series detector switch for use in detecting the opening and closing of side doors, hoods and other vehicle doors. Electrification of vehicles is progressing and cars are becoming lighter. The electronic components inside them therefore need to be smaller and lighter, too.
21st August 2019


Push switch clarity realised with quiet operation

Push switch clarity realised with quiet operation
Alps Alpine has added a model with 0.9mm travel to its SKSU Series compact, middle-stroke TACT Switch lineup. The SKSUBCE010 realises push clarity along with quiet operation and a distinct click, suitable for automotive use. The newly developed product’s 0.9mm travel places it at the longer end of the middle stroke range. 
12th August 2019

Force sensor with high impact resistance designed for stylus pens

Force sensor with high impact resistance designed for stylus pens
  Alps has added the HSFPAR004A Force Sensor to its lineup. According to the company, the sensor enhances impact resistance while maintaining the industry’s smallest size and offers high linearity and high resolution, which makes it suitable for use in stylus pens and other input devices.
15th May 2019

Alps Electric to exhibit for the first time at Sensor + Test show

Alps Electric to exhibit for the first time at Sensor + Test show
At this year's Sensor + Test show, Alps Electric will be exhibiting for the first time. The show is taking place at Nuremberg Exhibition Centre from 26th-28th June, 2018. The Alps Electric booth, located at Hall 1, Stand 529, will exhibit its latest products and measurement technologies created with Alps Electric’s original technologies for automotive, healthcare, industrial and environment and energy markets.
14th June 2018

Mass production of Liqualloy power inductor

Mass production of Liqualloy power inductor
ALPS Electric has developed the “GLU Series” Liqualloy Power Inductor. The product will contribute to energy savings in mobile devices fitted with OLED panels, for which demand has risen in recent years. Mass production already began in May 2017. Typical applications which will benefit from the new power inductors are smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices equipped with OLED technology.
16th August 2017

'Perfecting the Art of Electronics' at electronica 2016

'Perfecting the Art of Electronics' at electronica 2016
At the upcoming electronica show ALPS Electric will be exhibiting at hall A6, booth 421. The company will exhibit the latest products and technologies created with ALPS Electric’s original technologies for automotive, healthcare, industrial and environment and energy markets.
25th October 2016

Spring contact developed with insulation coating

Spring contact developed with insulation coating
The SCTAxB series has been added by ALPS, a model with insulation coating, to the product line of spring contacts with the industry’s smallest dimensions, which is suitable for integration into smartphones, wearable computers and other compact mobile devices. A spring contact is a component that uses spring pressure to create an electrical connection between PC boards or between a PC board and a device.
10th October 2016

ALPS commences mass production of digital pressure sensor

ALPS commences mass production of digital pressure sensor
ALPS has added a low current consumption model to its HSPPAD series of digital pressure sensors suitable for integration into smartphones, tablets and wearable devices. The 'HSPPAD042A' digital pressure sensor is available in mass production.
7th April 2016

IP68 switch suits wearable, medical & mobile devices

IP68 switch suits wearable, medical & mobile devices
ALPS has announced the SKSWD Series TACT Switch with IP68 dust and water resistance, suitable for integration into wearable, healthcare and mobile devices. Wearables are becoming smaller and increasingly sophisticated. Often exposed to sweat and rain, dust and dirt, these devices require components which are light and compact and achieve high dust and water resistance.
15th October 2015

Low profile switches provide IP67 dust & water resistance

Low profile switches provide IP67 dust & water resistance
ALPS has developed the “SKTK Series” TACT Switch with IP67 dust and water resistance, suitable for home function switches on smartphones. Smartphones have recently started to include home function switches for greater operability and fingerprint recognition switches for enhanced security. Used frequently, these switches need to provide a pleasant, clear operating feel over a long operating life to maintain the quality of the smartphone.
12th October 2015

MEMS stylus force sensor is 'industry's smallest'

MEMS stylus force sensor is 'industry's smallest'
ALPS has developed the ‘HSFPAR Series’ Force Sensor, suitable for force sensing in input devices and posture control in industrial equipment and robots, using MEMS technology to achieve the industry’s smallest size. Mass production is already underway. Demand for high-precision pen-shaped input devices (stylus pens) has been growing recently with the rising popularity of digital drawing and painting.
6th August 2015

Actuator targets smartphone camera modules

ALPS has developed the ATMJ1ZX7 series bi-direction type autofocus actuator for cameras for integration into smartphone camera modules. The product drives large-diameter lenses and realises low power consumption. Mass production is already underway.
9th July 2015

ALPS to exhibit at Sensors Expo & Conference

ALPS Electric will be exhibiting at the Sensors Expo & Conference to be held at the Long Beach Convention Center from 9th to 11th June, 2015. The Sensors Expo & Conference is the leading event in the United States focusing exclusively on sensors and sensor-integrated systems.
10th June 2015

Compact spring contact suits smartphones & wearables

Compact spring contact suits smartphones & wearables
ALPS has developed a spring contact (micro clip) with the industry’s smallest dimensions, suitable for integration into smartphones, wearable computers and other compact mobile devices. A spring contact is a component that uses physical pressure to create an electrical connection between PCBs or between PCB and device.
24th February 2015

Rich product variety gets electronica showcase

ALPS Electric Europe will promote its technologies for the Automotive, Healthcare, Industrial and Environment & Energy markets at electronica in Munich (Nov 11-14). A wide variety of products will be showcased covering an ever widening range of applications relating to Connectivity, Sensors, Human Machine Interface and "Green Devices".
29th October 2014

Inductors enable longer mobile device display operation

Inductors enable longer mobile device display operation
Suitable for power supply circuits of mobile device displays, the GLCLK and GLCLM power inductors have been released by ALPS Green Devices. The power inductors are suitable for mobile devices including smartphones, tablets and digital cameras. As displays become larger and CPUs faster, mobile devices are expected to consume more electricity.
14th October 2014

Switches target smartphone and mobile device market

Switches target smartphone and mobile device market
A family of IP67-rated switches has been extended in response to smartphone and mobile device demand for smaller and thinner electronic components. ALPS ELECTRIC EUROPE's SKTD Series of side push TACT switches fulfil these mobile device demands as the height of the switch above the PCB is restricted to 1.55mm. 
3rd June 2014

Double-action TACT switch suited for mobile devices

Double-action TACT switch suited for mobile devices
Suitable for embedding in smartphones, wearable electronics, digital cameras and other electronic devices, ALPS ELECTRIC EUROPE unveils the IP67-rated SKTC series double-action TACT switch. According to the manufacturer, the series boasts the industry’s smallest dimensions for a double-action type of 3.40x2.20x0.62mm.
2nd June 2014


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