Richardson RFPD Introduces New GaN Audio Class D Evaluation Boards from GaN Systems

Richardson RFPD, Inc., an Arrow Electronics company, announced today the availability and full design support capabilities for a new platform of evaluation boards for Class D audio systems from GaN Systems Inc. GaN E-HEMT fast switching, low output capacitance (Coss), and zero reverse recovery charge (QRR) enable a new level of performance for Class D…

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ECIA Heads Industry Effort to Modernize the Design Registration Process

A supply chain practice called design registration has dogged the electronics channel for decades. Distributors support their component suppliers by getting their parts designed in to an OEM end-product. In order to be compensated for that effort, distributors must “register” that design with the supplier. Once the OEM device reaches production, the distributor may receive…