Conexant Systems unveiled its CX2092x high-performance far-field voice input processor SoC designed specifically for smart TVs at CES 2014.
TI showcases its streaming audio system solution for streaming audio in home and portable applications at CES 2014.
The top 10 most read new product introductions in 2013 ranged from sensors and ferrite beads to op amps and 32-bit microcontrollers. Four of the top ten devices were IP&E components from three suppliers: Bourns, Murata, and Molex. The top semiconductor products were introduced by Linear Technology, Texas Instruments (TI), Microchip Technology, and Microsemi. Most…
This month’s top product picks are all related to efficiency. These products, ranging from MOSFETs to transceivers, deliver energy, power or system efficiency, and in some cases, significant power savings across several industries. In addition, many of these devices are housed in small packages to save board space. Let’s start with Vishay’s Si8851EDB TrenchFET p-channel Gen…
Chandler, Ariz., — Microchip Technology Inc. introduces a three-phase BLDC motor gate driver with power module. The MCP8024 device includes functions that power dsPIC digital signal controllers (DSCs) and PIC microcontrollers (MCUs) with capabilities to drive six N-channel MOSFETs. This provides increased efficiency, while lowering system cost and reducing time to market. The MCP8024 operates across…
Exar Corp. introduces the XR3070-78X family of ruggedized RS-485/RS-422 transceivers for harsh industrial environments.
Analog Devices claims the industry’s lowest power digital isolators with the introduction of the ADuM144x family.
EM Microelectronic offers an ultra-low-power Bluetooth SmartController, the EM9301, which is powered by harvested energy or low-voltage, zinc-air batteries to send advertising broadcasts to passing smartphones.
RFMD launches its first impedance tuner, the RF1105, which offers broad antenna impedance tuning range to optimize efficiency in LTE and HSPA+ cellular devices.
Microchip releases a new family of dsPIC33 DSCs that adds higher levels of integration for motor control applications.