Cypress – Enabling Long Range Connectivity in Industrial and Commercial IoT Applications

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By Utsav Ghosh, Product Marketing; Matthew Salmanpour, Distribution Marketing; Cypress Semiconductor Corporation BLUETOOTH LOW ENERGY IS ENABLING LONG RANGE IOT Bluetooth has traditionally been viewed as a short range technology for audio and personal area networks. Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) however is being adopted in a wide array of industrial and commercial/consumer IoT applications like […]

Infineon – BGS1xPN10 Family for Mobile Cellular Rx/Tx Applications (High Linearity/RF Switches, SPDT, SP3T and SP4T)

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        The BGS12PN10 single pole dual throw (SPDT), the BGS13PN10 single pole triple throw (SP3T) and the BGS14PN10 single pole quad throw (SP4T) are high linearity, high power RF switches optimized for mobile phone applications up to 6.0GHz. These single supply chips integrate on-chip CMOS logic driven by a simple, CMOS or TTL compatible control […]

Intersil – ISL94202: Series Charge/Discharge Path 3-to-8 Cell Li-ion Battery Pack Monitor

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        The ISL94202 is a Li-ion battery monitor IC that supports from three to eight series connected cells. It provides full battery monitoring and pack control. The ISL94202 provides automatic shutdown and recovery from out-of-bounds conditions and automatically controls pack cell balancing. The ISL94202 is highly configurable as a standalone unit, but can be used […]

NXP – Kinetis KW41Z Wireless MCU: A Single Chip for Multi-Protocol Connectivity Challenges

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           Many designs with wireless capabilities require more than one chip to achieve wireless multi-protocol connectivity. It is becoming more prevalent for new designs of connected end-nodes to support two different wireless protocols that work concurrently, for improved functionality and user experience. This is the way forward for the Internet of Tomorrow (IoT). As this […]