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Multiprocessor SoCs come in three distinct variants
In stock at Mouser Electronics are the Zynq UltraScale multiprocessor system-on-chips (MPSoCs) from Xilinx. These devices combine a high-performance Arm-based multicore, multiprocessing system with ASIC-class programmable logic.
Mouser adds Clairitech displays to global linecard
Mouser Electronics has strengthened its position in HMI display modules by signing a global distribution agreement with Clairitec, a designer and manufacturer of graphic display solutions.
BeagleBone AI opens up artificial intelligence applications
The newly-released BeagleBoneAI is in stock at Mouser Electronics. Created by the BeagleBoard.org Foundation, it is a powerful open hardware computer that makes it easy to explore how artificial intelligence (AI) can be used in a variety of applications, such as automation in industrial, commercial, and home designs.
Synthesisers widen frequency ranges for mmWave designs
The ADF4371 and ADF4372 microwave wideband synthesisers from Analog Devices are in stock at Mouser Electronics. The ADF4371 delivers one of the highest frequency synthesisers in the industry, offering the widest continuous RF output range available — 62MHz to 32GHz — while the ADF4372 operates at 62MHz to 16GHz for designs that do not require the higher frequency.
eBook plots paths from inspiration to design
Designing an Idea is the first eBook from Engineering Big Ideas, the newest series in Mouser Electronics’ Empowering Innovation Together program. In the new eBook, experts from Mouser and the electronics industry provide an in-depth look at how innovators move from the first spark of inspiration to product design to the first steps of production.
LEDs provide lighting design for compact spaces
Oslon Pure 1010 LEDs from Osram Opto Semiconductors are now being stocked by Mouser Electronics. Housed in an extraordinarily small 1mm × 1mm real chip scale package, the LEDs offer a top-emitting surface with a 120-degree viewing angle ideal for high-end retail lighting, customised chip-on-board (CoB) designs, and small luminaire designs with narrow spotlight requirements.
Sub-GHz module targets ultra-low-power WPAN designs
The SAM R30 sub-GHz module from Microchip Technology is in stock at Mouser Electronics. Said to be the industry’s smallest IEEE 802.15.4-compliant module, the SAM R30 combines an ultra-low-power microcontroller with a sub-GHZ radio in a 12.7 × 11 mm package, enabling long-lasting battery life in space-constrained designs like wireless-networked sensors and controls in home automation, smart city, and industrial applications.
Voltage supervisors help extend battery life
The TPS3840 family of nanopower high-input voltage supervisors from Texas Instruments (TI) are reset ICs that can operate at up to 10V while maintaining very low quiescent current across all operating conditions. They are available at distributor Mouser Electronics.
2.4GHz front end module targets Wi-Fi 5 designs
Designed for Internet of Things (IoT) systems based on Wi-Fi5 (802.11ac), a 2.4GHz front end module (FEM) from Qorvo offers a compact form factor and integrated matching to minimise layout area in applications such as wireless routers, residential gateways, and access points.
Applications processors include 2D and 3D GPUs
Based on Fully Depleted Silicon on Insulator (FD-SOI) technology, the i.MX 7ULP devices from NXP Semiconductor support ultra-low-power performance and rich graphics for applications such as portable medical devices, smart home controls, wearable devices, gaming accessories, and portable printers and scanners.
5G interconnect solutions cover many applications
5G-capable interconnect solutions from Molex are available in force at Mouser Electronics. Molex’s complete connectivity solution portfolio, including optical, copper and RF connectivity; FPGA solutions; and signal integrity engineering, enable capabilities that pave the way for 5G and beyond.
High-speed comparators offer fast propagation delay
Among the fastest low-voltage differential signaling (LVDS) comparators on the market, the MAX40025 and MAX40026 single-supply, high-speed comparators from Maxim Integrated deliver fast propagation delay for distance sensing, time-of-flight (ToF), and high-speed test and measurement instruments. They are available at Mouser Electronics.
Global pact strengthens Mouser's sensor linecard
Mouser Electronics continues to strengthen its product portfolio. The distributor has agreed a global distribution deal with Superior Sensor Technology, a supplier of application-specific pressure sensors, notably differential low-pressure sensors.
Vibration sensor helps spot machine fatigue
The ADcmXL3021 triaxial vibration sensor from Analog Devices is in stock at Mouser Electronics. Based on Analog Devices’ micromechanical (MEMS) sensor technology, the module is a complete sensing system that monitors for early indications of possible machine fatigue and failure specifically in industrial and transportation equipment to help reduce repair costs and maintain a high level of productivity.
Evaluation board covers wired and wireless applications
The Layerscape LS1046A Freeway (FRWY-LS1046A) evaluation board from NXP Semiconductors is now being shipped by distributor Mouser Electronics. Available as a bare board or in an enclosure with a dual-band Wi-Fi module, the evaluation board is an edge computing platform designed to support NXP’s QorIQ LS1046A system-on-chip (SoC).
Mouser signs global pact with Formerica
Mouser Electronics has added optical interconnect solutions provider Formerica Optoelectronics to its global line card. The Formerica portfolio consists of a broad range of optical transceivers, active optical cables (AOC)/fanouts, optical bypass modules (OBM), fibre channel products, and serial digital interface (SDI) transceivers.
MMIC power amplifier targets 5-6GHz RF-based designs
The QPA2308 MMIC power amplifier from Qorvo is in stock at Mouser Electronics. Engineered for commercial and military applications, the device provides high-power density and power-added efficiency for 5 to 6GHz radio frequency (RF)-based designs.
eZine focuses on 5G challenges and solutions
The Future with 5G features in the latest issue of Mouser Electronics’ Methods technology and solutions eZine. This issue highlights the upcoming arrival of 5G networks, their implications for internet access plus consumer and industrial services, as well as remaining challenges to be resolved before the deployment of 5G.
MOSFET/GaN FET driver targets high-frequency applications
The LMG1210 200V half-bridge MOSFET and GaN FET driver from Texas Instruments (TI) is in stock at Mouser Electronics. Part of TI’s gallium nitride (GaN) power portfolio family, the LMG1210 enables higher efficiency, increased power density, and lower overall system size over traditional silicon-based alternatives, and it is optimised specifically for speed-critical power-conversion applications.
eBook guides engineers to the right connections
An eBook that offers an in-depth look at connector designs and their importance in the rapidly involving Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) has been published by distributor Mouser Electronics in collaboration with Phoenix Contact.