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Switches play a critical part in the billion-dollar esports industry
Esports or competitive gaming has grown to a billion-dollar industry – taking computer and console games to a new level. What is little appreciated, however, is the importance of electronic components to the industry. Iker Saenz, Product Marketing Manager – Switches, Omron Electronic Components Europe discusses.
Omron releases transparent bash button
Omron Electronic Components Europe has announced the W7BB-X01 transparent “bash button”, which installs directly into the coverglass of a large display panel to enhance user interaction in casino games and similar applications. The robust, mechanical button is tactile and easy to activate without looking away from the screen.
Omron launches compact non-leaded MOSFET relay with 75% higher load current
A MOSFET relay from Omron combines a high current rating (200V 0.35A) and high ambient operating temperature range in a small-sized surface mount format, making it a suitable choice for test and measurement equipment.
Azeron gaming keypad tests Omron switches to the full
Switches from Omron form the basis of a new and highly innovative gaming keypad from Latvian startup Azeron that is setting the gaming world on fire.
High-voltage DC relays to limit charging current
Omron's G5PZ-X compact high-voltage DC power relay saves PCB space without sacrificing performance.
Omron presents bistable relay with high switch-on performance
Omron launched the G5RL-K-EL to meet the needs of smart building automation systems image credit: Omron Electronic Components Europe
Efficient PWM controlled power relays launched
Omron Electronic Components Europe has launched PWM controlled versions of three of its most popular power relays offering coil power levels 75 to 90% lower than comparable standard versions.
Miniature SMD photomicrosensor for 3D printers
Omron Electronic Components Europe has launched a new, extremely compact reflective photomicrosensor (PMS) with a sensing distance of three to four millimetres, plugging a gap in the market for an SMD device addressing applications such as 3D printers, mini printers, e-locks and factory automation equipment.
Collaboration provides greater choice of cobot solutions
OMRON Industrial Automation Europe has signed a new distribution agreement with OnRobot, the Danish manufacturer of tools for collaborative robot (cobot) applications. This will enable OMRON to offer OnRobot’s products – which can be fully integrated with the OMRON TM cobot – to its customers in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
Omron announces new COO for future innovation
Omron Electronic Components Europe has announced that Tomonori Morimura has been appointed as its new Chief Operating Officer with full responsibility for the business in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Russia. He commences his role from the beginning of April based in Hoofddorp, the Netherlands.
Longer distance optical sensor for touchless control
OMRON Electronic Components Europe has announced a new addition to the B5W series of optical sensors. The new B5W-DB diffuse reflector sensor has a longer sensing distance of 550mm, longer than light convergent resistance sensors of the same size making it well suited for COVID safe user interfaces.
OMRON launches next generation i4L SCARA robot series
OMRON’s new i4L SCARA is a compact robot which offers strong performance at the lowest total cost of ownership. The i4L delivers quality along with scalability, preventative maintenance, and integration flexibility well above its class.
G3VM – PSON MOSFET relay has high current capacity
OMRON Electronic Components Europe has launched the G3VM – PSON, a compact MOSFET relay with high current capacity for industrial and test applications. With a high continuous load current, low leakage and small packing, the new relay lends itself to exciting applications in data loggers, communication devices and test equipment.
OMRON releases E3AS-HL CMOS laser sensor
OMRON has launched a new E3AS-HL CMOS Laser Sensor with sensing technology that significantly improves detection capability. Reliable detection of difficult-to-detect targets helps eliminate the need for time-consuming installation design and adjustment at equipment commissioning.
Compact 500VDC power relay for charging circuits
OMRON Electronic Components Europe has announced a highly compact 500VDC power relay aimed at the pre-charge circuits in electric vehicle chargers, battery back-up systems for solar panels and other high current DC applications.
OMRON supports USB-C device test with long-lasting socket
OMRON Electronics Components Europe has announced that it is supporting the roll-out of consumer electronics based on the USB-C type of I/O connector with the release of a new long-life, easy to use inspection and test socket.
OMRON integrated controller for fully automated robotic production
OMRON has announced the launch of a ‘Robotic Integrated Controller’, the new NJ501-R, based on OMRON’s NJ series of machine controllers for industrial automation. With the integrated controller, it is possible to automate advanced and complex manual work and simulate the design and modification of production facilities in a virtual environment, and conduct maintenance remotely.
OMRON launches flexible 3D time-of-flight sensor module
OMRON Electronic Components Europe has unveiled a new precision time-of-flight ranging sensor that delivers a convenient, modular solution offering positioning, autonomous-guidance, and proximity sensing for a wide range of applications.
FH series vision system with AI defect detection
OMRON has announced the global release of its new FH Series Vision system with defect detection AI technology that identifies defects without learning samples. This artificial intelligence technology, which reproduces human sensibility and the techniques of skilled inspectors, reliably detects defects that were once difficult to capture, automating human vision-based visual inspection.
Omron optical sensors in a touch-free post-COVID world
Omron has announced that it is supporting the safe reopening of spaces after lockdown with a wide range of optical sensors. These components can form a vital part of an effective infection control regime within buildings, rooms and even crowd-controlled spaces by monitoring body temperature measurement, counting the density of people in an area and reducing the need to touch surfaces.