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SKSG Series - ALPS Introduces New TACT Switch for Automotive Applications
ALPS ELECTRIC EUROPE GmbH announced its new SKSG Series TACT Switch for automobiles. The compact switch’s high operation force protects against accidental operation, making it suitable for car AV equipment as well as keyless entry or car navigation systems. Sample shipments will commence this month.
ALPS Unveils New SKPR Series TACT Switch
ALPS ELECTRIC EUROPE GmbH announced its new SKPR Series TACT Switch for automobiles. In addition to having a long product life span, the switch's high operation force protects against accidental operation, making it suitable for steering wheel and other driver-centered applications. Sample shipments will commence from March 2010.
Alps Claims Industry’s Longest Detection Distance Magnetic Sensor
ALPS ELECTRIC EUROPE GmbH revealed today its new HGDFPA006A magnetic sensor that allows for the industry’s longest detection distance in determining whether home appliance covers and doors are open or closed. Sample shipments are to commence from April 2010.
Alps Unveils New Slide Switch for Mobile Devices
ALPS ELECTRIC EUROPE GmbH announced the development of the SSAJ series, a 0.7mm-high slide switch that enables the design of more compact electronic devices including mobile phones, digital cameras and compact music players. Sample shipments will commence from February 2010.
Development and Mass Production of the HSPPA Series Piezoresistive Type Waterproof MEMS Pressure Sensor (to Detect Absolute Pressure)
ALPS ELECTRIC EUROPE GmbH has completed development of the HSPPA series, the world’s smallest-class piezoresistive type waterproof MEMS pressure sensor (to detect absolute pressure) that uses barometric and water-pressure detection functions. Mass production commenced in December 2009.
ALPS: Development and Mass Production of the HSCD Series 3-axis Geomagnetic Sensor with Angular Velocity Detection
ALPS ELECTRIC EUROPE GmbH has developed the HSCD Series 3-axis Geomagnetic Sensor with Angular Velocity Detection for use in such compact portable devices as mobile phones and wristwatches. Mass production commenced in December 2009.
ALPS Achieves Production of 100 Billion TACT Switch Units
ALPS ELECTRIC achieved a total production of 100 billion TACT switch units in mid-September 2009. If all 100 billion TACT switch units were arranged side by side, they would cover a distance roughly equal to circling the Earth 15 times. ALPS ELECTRIC’s TACT switch claims the world’s top production volume with an approximate 40% share of the global market.
ALPS Develops FPDJ9 Series Optical Size 1/10 Inch VGA Wide-Angle Camera Module
ALPS ELECTRIC EUROPE GmbH has completed the development of the FPDJ9 series, which has achieved the industry’s first wide-angle (90° field angle) optical size 1/10 inch VGA camera module for use in mobile phones and handheld game machines. Sample shipments of the module will commence from August 2009.