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Rad-Tolerant SBC Allows the User to Initiate Different Power-Saving Options

February 12, 2008 6:15 am | Comments

Aitech Defense Systems offers a high-performance, single-slot single board computer (SBC) that allows the user to initiate different power-saving options, depending on application requirements. Designed for mission-critical space environments, the 3U CompactPCI radiation-tolerant S950 uses as little as 13.5W in full operation, less than 8W in nap mode and less than 10W with limited performance for less intense processing requirements

DC Power Splitter Lengthens Service Life in LED Signage

February 12, 2008 5:13 am | Comments

ROAL Electronics announced their MultiLINQ DC Power Splitter, designed to address service life of the LED lighting system. The device eliminates the need for multiple Class 2 power supplies within the sign, and relocates the power to an easily accessible location. It is a non-dissipative device with no wear-out mechanism

Fast Recovery Diode Features 6000V Isolated Mounting

February 12, 2008 5:01 am | Comments

Powerex has added four products to its line of fast diode modules. The devices feature a blocking voltage of 3300V, a recovery time of 1.2 µs max and an isolation voltage of 6000V. Options include a choice of the standard dual or common cathode configuration and a choice between Aluminum Nitride or Alumina isolation materials, offering low thermal impedance.


Voice Processor Based on Human Hearing System

February 11, 2008 5:06 am | Comments

Audience Semiconductor announced a voice processor based on the intelligence of the human hearing system and began sampling these chips to mobile handset manufacturers. By understanding the entire audio pathway - from the cochlea to the brainstem to the thalamus and cortex - the company can offer a

Thermal Management Device Utilizes Conductive Nitride Chip

February 11, 2008 5:04 am | Comments

International Manufacturing Services, Inc. (IMS) introduced the B-Series Therma-Bridge thermal management device. It uses a thermally conductive Aluminum Nitride chip with metalized terminals to transport heat from one location to another, enhancing overall board performance.

Quarter Brick DC/DC Converters Feature 4-to-1 Input Voltage Range

February 6, 2008 4:13 am | Comments

The Bel Power division of Bel Fuse Inc. announced the 0RQB-C0U Series of open-frame isolated DC/DC converters. Housed in the industry standard ¼ brick package, the low-cost series provides up to 100W of output power from a nominal 48V input. It features a 4-to-1 input voltage range to accommodate both a 24V and 48V standard input voltage in the same module, it is engineered with built-in input and output filtering to further minimize part counts

USB Power Meters with a Dynamic Range to 26.5 GHZ

February 5, 2008 5:08 am | Comments

Satori Technology announced the ST265 extending dynamic range USB power meters up to 26.5 GHz. The ST series are complete miniature RF and Microwave power meters. All measurement data and settings are sent via a USB interface to and from a PC or laptop. This gives the concept of using a computer as the user interface in classic microwave power measurement.

High Speed, High Density Backplane Connector System Offers Two Compliant Pin Design Options

February 4, 2008 6:52 am | Comments

Molex Incorporated’s Impact backplane connector system is designed to meet the next generation requirements of telecommunications and data networking equipment. They provide up to 80 differential pairs per linear inch in less than 2 mm total width. The system offers two compliant pin design options so customers can balance their electrical and mechanical application needs. Additional features include; broad-edge coupled, hybrid shielding design, providing low cross-talk


Capacitive Touch Sensing ICs Cut Product Development Time

February 4, 2008 6:32 am | Comments

Omron Electronic Components LLC announced an addition to its B6TS application-ready touch sensing IC family; 8-channel and 16-channel LF versions are now available. This family of products measures floating capacitance through most insulating touch panel materials. Therefore, they are suitable for use in appliance, medical, commercial, fitness, consumer, and other products that must be able to withstand long life, cleaning, and be easily operated by personnel wearing thin polymer surgical or food service gloves.


USB Interconnects Accommodate Accelerated Wideband Applications for Electronic Devices

February 4, 2008 6:08 am | Comments

Keystone Electronics Corp. announced a series of advanced, miniaturized, high speed USB plug and socket interconnects which accommodate accelerated wideband applications for computer and electronic devices. With data transfer speeds up to 480Mbps, these universal serial bus connectors interface with peripherals at 3 to 5 times the speed of parallel types plus 20 to 40 times faster than serial port connections for: Mouse/Keyboards, MP3 Players, Digital Cameras, DVD Players, Cable Modems, LAN’s, and Audio Visual Equipment.

“Mini” USB Interconnects with Data Transfer Speeds up to 480 Mbps

February 1, 2008 9:20 am | Comments

Keystone Electronics Corp. is offering a series of advanced, miniaturized, high speed USB plug and socket interconnects which accommodate accelerated wideband applications for computer and electronic devices. With data transfer speeds up to 480 Mbps, these universal serial bus connectors interface with peripherals at three- to five-times the speed of parallel types plus 20- to 40-times faster than serial port connections for

DC/DC Converters Support DDR Memory Applications

February 1, 2008 6:10 am | Murata Power Solutions Inc. | Comments

Murata Power Solutions introduced two small form-factor point-of-load (POL) DC/DC Converters for powering DDR1, DDR2 and DDR3 memory, as well as general purpose ICs in multiple applications. The 60A-rated VCN60BADJTU-1C and 70A-rated VCN70BADJTU-1C provide high efficiency, high bandwidth solutions for applications such as

78W External AC-DC Power Adapter with High Efficiency Design

January 31, 2008 10:02 am | Comments

Emerson Network Power launched a high efficiency 78W model power adapter. The AD80 features a universal 90V to 264V AC input, enabling it to be used anywhere in the world. It produces a single, fully regulated 24V output capable of providing up to 3.25A continuously. AD80 freestanding AC/DC power adapters are suited for a variety of portable and desktop applications, including


RoHS-Compliant Extended Temperature PC/104-Plus Computer

January 31, 2008 9:35 am | Comments

VersaLogic released a RoHS-compliant version of its extended temperature Lynx single board computer for embedded applications. Featuring the same technical specifications as its non-RoHS counterpart, the Lynx EPM-4h is rated to operate in temperatures from -40°C to +85°C. It uses the AMD SC520 CPU for low power draw (less than 5W) and fanless operation. Features include soldered-on system RAM, four COM ports

Single-Chip SMT LED Achieves Brightness of Up to 250 Lumens

January 30, 2008 5:42 am | Osram Opto Semiconductors | Comments

OSRAM Opto Semiconductors announced the arrival of the super-bright Diamond DRAGON LED. It achieves brightness of up to 250 lumens, and will be available in whites ranging from 2,700K through 6,500K as well as all monochromatic colors. With this technology, OSRAM will offer an LED that is appropriate for indoor


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