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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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Deleted download limits opens access to EDA/CAD software

Unlimited access to Ultra Librarian symbols, footprints, and 3D STEP models has been announced by Digi-Key. Ultra Librarian which is available on digikey.com offers models in over 20 EDA and CAD formats to cover the vast majority of the PCB design tools in use, including Altium, Eagle, KiCad, OrCAD, and PADS.
8th May 2018

Desktop PCB milling machine speeds up prototyping

Desktop PCB milling machine speeds up prototyping
The Bantam Tools Desktop PCB Milling Machine is now available globally through Digi-Key Electronics. The tool delivers professional reliability and precision at an affordable price. Milling directly from Gerber files, the Bantam Tools Desktop PCB Milling Machine handles double-sided PCBs with 6 mil trace and space.
16th April 2018

Jobs boost as Digi-Key starts work on $300m facility

Jobs boost as Digi-Key starts work on $300m facility
Construction of Digi-Key’s new $300m facility in Thief River Falls will begin next month. The four-storey product distribution centre will provide an additional 2.2 million square feet of usable space to the company’s existing Thief River Falls facilities, and will occupy an overall footprint of 1 million square feet.
23rd March 2018


More parts populate online design library

Ultra Librarian, the online library now provides symbols, footprints, and 3D models for 1.25 million in-stock Digi-Key parts. The addition of more associated parts allows customers to easily design with most of Digi-Key’s components in 22 CAD formats supporting most EDA and CAD toolsets.
20th March 2018

Power measurement tool gets global distribution platform

Qoitech has signed a worldwide distribution agreement with Digi-Key Electronics to distribute the Otii solution, a power measurement tool with software. The Otii solution provides developers with the means to simplify power measurement of applications and devices, especially those targeting the IoT space and aiming for optimised, long battery life.
14th March 2018

IoT development platform speeds sensor to cloud solutions

IoT development platform speeds sensor to cloud solutions
A collaboration between Cypress Semiconductor, SparkFun, and Digi-Key has delivered a joint IoT development platform that allows makers and engineers of all kinds to prototype sensor-to-cloud solutions quickly and easily. To enable even more dynamic IoT development, SparkFun created an add-on shield that simplifies system designs with the Cypress PSoC 6 microcontroller (MCU), which is purpose-built for the IoT.
22nd February 2018

Library houses top 1000 common parts to aid engineers

As part of its continuing effort to offer engineers the best electronic design automation (EDA) tools and design aids, Digi-Key Electronics announces the beta release of a library consisting of nearly 1,000 common parts for use by the open source, KiCad schematic capture and printed circuit board tool on their website.
19th February 2018

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


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