JST – Sub-Miniature Connectors for All Your LED Light Application Needs!

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A leader in the sub-miniature connector industry, JST has the right low profile, sub-miniature connector for your LED light application needs. JST not only offers a wide range of LED connectors, but they can also quickly develop special configurations to suit your needs.   LEB SERIES Ideally suited for LED light bar applications, the LEB […]

Philips Lumileds – LUXEON M: The Clear Winner in High-Performance Lighting

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The unique demands of indoor area lighting call for exceptional reliability, high efficiency and uniform light distribution. That’s exactly what the new LUXEON M family of LEDs delivers. Designed for the most challenging lighting applications, these illumination grade products offer high lumen output and a simplified design that drives down system costs—without sacrificing optical control […]

TE Connectivity – 2154829-1/2/3: Bring Power to LED Aluminum Clad Boards with High Power Inverted Thru Board SMT Connector

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TE Connectivity’s High Power Inverted Thru Board SMT Connector, available in 2, 3 and 4 positions, bringing power to LED aluminum clad boards from the underside of the printed circuit board. The mating Economy Power II (EP II) plug connectors, based on a 0.156” (3.96mm) pitch, are rated for 600VAC up to 7A and accept […]

FTM March 2014 Americas Edition

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This month’s Application Spotlight is Analog and Sensing. Featured Articles from: Vishay: Robust, AEC-Q101-Qualified Proximity and Ambient Light Sensor: VCNL4020X01 Diodes Inc: Micropower Hall Switches from Diodes Raise Detection Circuit Performance ROHM Semiconductor: The Industry’s Smallest Low Power Microcontrollers for Sensor Management International Rectifier: Highly Compact 10A AUIR08152S Gate Drive IC Stay up to date! […]

ON Semiconductor – LC717A10AR-NH 16 Channel Electrostatic Capacitive Touch Sensor

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The LC717A10AR-NH is a high performance, low cost capacitance-digital-converter LSI for electrostatic capacitive touch sensors, especially focused on usability. High sensitivity: innovative capacitive touch switch technology eliminates design concerns with air gaps and material thickness responsiveness due to high sensitivity performance. Design friendly: can be connected directly to a familiar MCU and execute standalone operation. This makes it very easy to implement, speeds design […]

Exar – XRP9710/11: Industry’s Lowest Profile High Density Power Modules

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The XRP9710 and XRP9711 are multi-output, synchronous step down, programmable power modules that offer the industry’s highest power density and lowest profile at 2.75mm with 5V to 22V inputs. Both devices provide two fully integrated regulators with MOSFETs, inductors, and internal input and output capacitors in a compact 12 x 12 x 2.75mm package that […]

Amphenol – Advanced Sensors

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Advanced Sensors GE Measurement & Control completed the sale of the Advanced Sensors business to Amphenol. We are now Amphenol Advanced Sensors! We changed our name but not our commitment! Amphenol Advanced Sensors World leader in embedded sensor technologies for healthcare, transportation and industrial applications

STMicroelectronics – LPS25H MEMS Pressure Sensor

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Enable New Experiences in Indoor Navigation or Cut a New Path for Your Wearable Designs From the peak of Mount Everest down to the Dead Sea Shore, portable devices can now pinpoint their height relative to sea level to within a meter, using the new LPS25 MEMS (micro-electromechanical systems) pressure sensor from STMicroelectronics. The LPS25H […]

Fairchild Semiconductor – FAN23xx family: TinyBuck® POL Regulators Set Benchmarks for Efficiency, Thermal Performance and System Robustness

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Fairchild Semiconductor’s FAN23xx family, the latest generation of TinyBuck regulators, introduces several enhancements that ensure significantly higher efficiency over a very wide load range, and also helps to improve thermal performance and system robustness. The FAN23xx family consists of integrated point-of-load (POL) regulators that incorporate a constant on-time PWM controller and driver with high side […]

Diodes – AH1902 and AH1903: Micropower Hall Switches from Diodes Raise Detection Circuit Performance

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Diodes has extended its family of Hall effect switches with the introduction of a pair of high sensitivity, micropower devices. Bringing greater design flexibility and savings in both power and space, the AH1902 and AH1903 help raise the performance bar of a wide range of contact-less switch applications in consumer, domestic, office and industrial products. The AH1902 is an omnipolar device, detecting both north […]