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Analog Devices' Low-Power, Single-Channel 16-Bit DAC Enables High Density Analog Output Modules without De-Rating
21.05.2018 · News
Analog Devices introduced the AD5758 digital-to-analog converter. It incorporates the company’s second-generation Dynamic Power Control to enable high density AOUT modules without requiring de-rating...
Elmos: Fast BLDC motor controller with 16-bit CPU
18.05.2018 · News
The Elmos-IC E523.06 is a BLDC motor system-in-a-chip, consisting of a gate driver for the 12 V vehicle electrical system combined with a powerful 16-bit CPU core. It controls up to 3 NMOS half bridges of BLDC, DC motors or other loads. The CPU architecture and motor driver peripherals are optimized for the single-shunt FOC...
10W Stereo Class-D Audio Power Amplifier with SSM and NCPL from Diodes Incorporated Targets Wireless Media Speakers
17.05.2018 · News
Featuring low THD+N, low EMI and high PSRR, the PAM8106 is a 10 W stereo Class-D audio amplifier that integrates spread-spectrum modulation and non-clipping power limit technology to deliver advanced features for a range of battery- or line-powered devices including LCD TVs, wireless speakers, portable stereos, and game machines...
Vishay Intertechnology Launches New Ruggedized ENYCAP Energy Storage Capacitors for Long Life and High Moisture Resistance
16.05.2018 · News
Vishay Intertechnology introduced a new series of ruggedized ENYCAP™ electrical double-layer energy storage capacitors for energy harvesting and power backup applications in harsh, high humidity environments...
External components provide true shutdown for boost converter
16.05.2018 · Circuits
The step-up switching-converter circuit presents a familiar problem: If you shut down boost converter IC1 by pulling its /SHDN input low, external inductor L1 and forward-biased Schottky diode D1 allow the load to continue drawing current...
TI's ultra-small 5.5-V DC/DC step-down power module delivers true 6-A performance
16.05.2018 · News
Texas Instruments introduced a 5.5-V step-down power module that delivers true, continuous 6-A output current with up to 95 percent efficiency. The easy-to-use TPSM82480 DC/DC module integrates power MOSFETs and shielded inductors...
Power for the Professional: What's New in Autodesk EAGLE 9.0
15.05.2018 · Articles
Sam Sattel, Autodesk Ladies and gentlemen, the next major update for Autodesk EAGLE has landed! This release is all about upgrading the professional tool that you know...
New Klaran WD Series Breaks Through the $0.25/mW Price Barrier for UVC LEDs in Point-of-Use Water Disinfection
15.05.2018 · News
Crystal IS announced the expansion of its Klaran® platform with the release of the WD series LEDs. Developed specifically for the price and performance needs of POU water disinfection, Klaran WD Series marks the first instance a UVC LED manufacturer has demonstrated the ability to break the $0.25/mW price barrier...
Passive circuit monitors AES data
14.05.2018 · Circuits
The circuit efficiently monitors common digital-audio signals. One format for such signals is the Audio Engineering Society 44.1- or 48-kHz standard. Typically, the data consists of a serial data stream with a data rate of approximately 1 Mbps...
MaxLinear Introduces Optimized Power Management IC for Low Power FPGAs and SoCs
14.05.2018 · News
MaxLinear announced a Universal PMIC specifically designed to power a broad range of low power FPGAs, DSPs, and microprocessors. This perfect power companion is a great fit for FPGAs and SoCs used in embedded computing systems, IoT clients, industrial control systems, POS terminals and test equipment...