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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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Radar sensors harness mm accuracy to low power consumption

Radar sensors harness mm accuracy to low power consumption
The A1 SRD radar sensors from Acconeer are available for immediate shipment worldwide through Digi-Key Electronics following a new distribution agreement. The A1 radar sensor is based on a unique patented technology enabling mm accuracy with very low power consumption.
16th February 2018

Sigfox SDR dongle accelerates development and test

Sigfox SDR dongle accelerates development and test
The Sigfox SDR dongle, designed for device and solution makers to speed up development and tests, is now available globally through distributor Digi-Key Electronics. It allows for development of Sigfox devices independent from Sigfox public network coverage.
15th January 2018

Development kit jumpstarts FPGA designs

Development kit jumpstarts FPGA designs
Microsemi has teamed up with Digi-Key Electronics to provide the SmartFusion2 system-on-chip (SoC) field programmable gate array (FPGA) maker board exclusively to Digi-Key’s global customer base. This low-cost evaluation platform lowers the barrier for hardware and firmware engineers to develop embedded applications for the ARM Cortex-M3 and 12K logic elements (LE) FPGA fabric in the SmartFusion2 device.
9th January 2018


A comprehensive portfolio for your Industry 4.0 needs

Industry 4.0 was a term coined in 2011 at the Hannover Fair and refers to the fourth industrial revolution. Taking place as far back as the late 18th Century, the first industrial revolution related to the mechanisation of manufacturing. This led to electrification in the early part of the 20th Century (the second industrial revolution).
11th December 2017

Sensors line goes global with Digi-Key

Sensors line goes global with Digi-Key
Neonode’s zForce AIR Touch Sensors are available for immediate shipment worldwide through Digi-Key Electronics, thanks to a new distribution agreement. The zForce AIR Touch Sensor provides a number of advantages over traditional touch technologies such as resistive, capacitive and camera-based solutions.
15th November 2017

Open source hardware platform turns months into days

Open source hardware platform turns months into days
The Sierra Wireless mangOH Red open source hardware platform is available primarily through Digi-Key Electronics. Targeted at the industrial IoT and maker communities, mangOH Red is a feature-rich, low power open source enablement platform. Talon Communications is producing the mangOH Red and IoT Expansion cards for use with the Red, including a CAN, Ethernet and Wi-Fi/BT expansion card.
10th October 2017

Free online tools aid student design challenges

Free online tools aid student design challenges
Creating and maintaining a complete online portfolio of free, easy-to-use engineering tools, including a full suite of low-cost EDA and design tools is one way Digi-Key Electronics continues to support future engineers throughout their education. The design tool solutions are formulated to help designers at all levels through the entire design cycle to shorten the time from design to production.
4th October 2017

LCD display modules join Digi-Key linecard

LCD display modules join Digi-Key linecard
A selection of Displaytech’s LCD display modules and integrated TFT driver boards is currently available for immediate shipment worldwide through Digi-Key Electronics following a distribution agreement between the two companies. In addition to their products, Displaytech offers reference designs, sample code, 3rd party graphic support as well as many other technical tools through their Online Design Center and Technical Support Forum.
28th September 2017

PocketBeagle includes low-cost Linux computer

PocketBeagle includes low-cost Linux computer
The PocketBeagle from BeagleBoard.org is now available worldwide from Digi-Key Electronics. PocketBeagle is an ultra-tiny-yet-complete open-source USB-key-fob computer. PocketBeagle features a low-cost slick design and simple usage, making it the ideal development board for beginners and professionals.
24th September 2017

Faire features Roadmap for makers' project journey

Spearheading their presence at World Maker Faire in New York, Digi-Key Electronics announced the Roadmap Dashboard on Maker.io, the sponsorship of both the Make Electronics stage and the Make: live stream at Maker Faire, as well as a new partnership with Crowd Supply. Digi-Key has recently launched a roadmap dashboard for maker projects.
24th September 2017

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


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