TE Connectivity – ARISO Contactless Connectivity


TE Connectivity’s (TE) ARISO Contactless Connectivity Platform is a hybrid interconnection system, based on contactless power and data technology, which can easily connect over a short distance without a physical connection. ARISO is not subject to any of the old design parameters, it’s immune to vibration, pollutants and harsh environments and unconfined by movement restrictions. […]

Vishay – Vishay SurfLight™ Infrared Emitters with 940nm Peak Wavelength and Radiant Intensity to 600mW/sr


The Optoelectronics group of Vishay Semiconductor has introduced a new series of 940-nm infrared emitters built on SurfLight™ technology. The emitters provide up to five times greater radiant intensity than standard IR emitters, reducing component counts, improving performance, and lowering solution costs in a wide range of infrared illumination, data transmission, and gesture recognition applications. […]

TE Connectivity – RJ45: Field Installable Industrial Mini I/O Connector


TE Connectivity (TE) extends its Industrial Mini I/O connector portfolio with a field installable version, providing the ability to install in the field without going through complicated wire termination. TE’s Industrial Mini I/O solution is one quarter the size of the conventional RJ45 plug, offering space savings and flexibility for more efficient use of limited […]

TE Connectivity – TPA Device: Power Triple Lock Wire-to-Board Headers


TE Connectivity (TE) introduces new wire-to-board headers as part of the Power Triple Lock connector product line, thereby expanding the family of connectors into a growing number of HVAC, automation and control and automotive designs. For assembly reliability, the Power Triple Lock connector offers an optional and unique CPA (Connector Position Assurance) device to help […]

TE Connectivity – M8/M12 Connector System


TE Connectivity’s (TE) M8/M12 connector system designed for machine industrial automation and control applications provides a solution that safely and reliably ensures communication in industrial environments. This connector system is also used in applications outside of its traditional industries where a compact, reliable connection system with environmental protection is required. TE’s M8/M12 connector solution includes […]

Vishay – PLZ Series 500mW Zener Diodes in Low Profile MicroSMF eSMP® Series Package


The first new series of Zener diodes with 500mW of power dissipation is available in the ultra-compact MicroSMF eSMP series package. Combining extremely tight voltage tolerances with low leakage current and excellent stability, the PLZ series is designed to withstand ESD pulses of 8000V (human body model), save PCB space, and increase pick-and-place speed for […]

Fairchild – Extend Your Power with Extended Temperatures to 175°C


Fairchild’s new family of mid-voltage MOSFETs provides extended temperatures up to 175°C Tj AND wide voltage ranges from 30V to 150V, plus best-in-class RDSON for greater flexibility and higher reliability for your design. Extended temperatures The ET family provides 25°C Tj operation temperature increase when conforming to IPC9592, enabling up to 85% improvement in allowable […]

SL Power – MB65S: 65W AC/DC Power Supply Meets 4th Edition Medical Device Collateral Standards for EMC


The MB65S is certified for use in medical equipment in all regions of the world: it is approved to AAMI ES/CSA C22.2/EN/IEC60601-1, third edition with a two-fold Means of Patient Protection (MOPP); it is also appropriate for type BF isolation applications. The design takes into consideration the pending international release of the new IEC 60601-1-2, […]

Intersil – ISL8117: New Controller Enables Single Stage Buck Converter Designs for Very High Input/Output Ratios


The new ISL8117, a 60V synchronous buck controller from Intersil, provides a simple, low cost and efficient way to implement a point-of-load (PoL) power supply in which there is a large difference between the input and output voltages. The ISL8117 can provide stable operation with a remarkably low on-time of as little as 40ns. This […]