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ams AS7225 AS7220 CUI Inc VX78-500 series VXO78-500 series VX78-1000 series VXO78-1000 series Cypress PSoC 6 BLE Pioneer Kit Maxim Integrated MAX77650 MAX77651 NXP i.MX 6 LPC546xx FRDM-KE15Z FRDM-TOUCH Vicor PI354x-00 Vishay VCNL4200

ams – AS7220: Calibrated CCT and Lumen Maintenance Smart Lighting Manager

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The AS7220 calibrated CCT and lumen maintenance smart lighting manager is equipped with an advanced cognitive lighting engine (CLE) to optimize CCT and lumen and color maintenance via a combination of PWM and/or 0V to 10V controls with dimming ballasts. Configurable single CCT lifetime target values are stored by the luminaire manufacturer within the attached […]

ams – AS7225: Tunable White and Daylighting Smart Sensor

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The AS7225 tunable white and daylighting smart sensor/director incorporates an embedded digital tri-stimulus chromatic ‘calibrated-for-life’ nano-optic sensor providing direct CIE1931 XYZ and CIE 1976 u’v’ coordinate mapping. Adaptive algorithmic support enables a companion microprocessor to implement closed-loop, autonomous adjustment of variable CCT and daylight responsive LED lamps and luminaires. The AS7225 arrives pre-calibrated, and is designed […]

CUI Inc – VX78-500, VXO78-500, VX78-1000, and VXO78-1000 series: Next Generation DC Switching Regulators Maximize Economy and Performance

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The next generation of non-isolated DC switching regulators, VX78-500, VXO78-500, VX78-1000, and VXO78-1000 series are extremely efficient, typically up to 96%, and balance maximizing economy while delivering a high level of performance as a direct alternative to using linear regulators. Utilizing switching technology, the models are footprint compatible with TO-220 package LM78XX and LM79XX model […]

Cypress – PSoC® 6 BLE Pioneer Kit: Purpose-Built for the IoT

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What are you waiting for? Get started today with the PSoC 6 BLE Pioneer Kit LOWEST POWER Advanced ultra-low-power 40-nm process Dynamic voltage and frequency scaling (DVFS with PLL/FLL) Active power as low as 22μA/MHz (Cortex®-M4) PSoC POSSIBILITY Bluetooth 5.0 radio with 2-Mbps data throughput Software-defined peripherals Industry-leading CapSense® SCALABLE SECURITY Secure boot Hardware-based Trusted […]

Maxim Integrated – MAX77650/MAX77651: Ultra-Low Power PMIC with 3-Output SIMO and Charger

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The MAX77650 and MAX77651 feature single inductor multiple output (SIMO) buck-boost regulators that provide three independently programmable power rails from a single inductor, 150mA LDO, and three current sink drivers to reduce overall component count and maximize available board space. For desigexibility, the MAX77650 operates up to 3.3V and the  MAX77651 operates up to 5V—both include […]

NXP – FRDM-KE15Z and FRDM-TOUCH: Touch Solution

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Introduction The user interface of a product is a key element that design engineers need to address to provide a compelling user experience. Touch pads, sliders and rotaries offer a more intuitive and effective way of user interaction than traditional buttons. And, designing a touch-based user interface is simplified with the NXP Touch solution. This […]

NXP – LPC546xx and i.MX 6: See. Touch. Sense.

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Human Machine Interface (HMI) is where people and technology meet. We all use HMIs to monitor and manage machine applications ranging from user-friendly consumer products, home appliances and thermostats, to increasingly secure and reliable automotive driver interfaces, building elevators and access panels, bank kiosks, gas pumps, manufacturing operator panels, and data access terminals. NXP Semiconductor’s […]

Vicor – PI3543-00-LGIZ: Cool-Power ZVS Buck Regulator and LED Driver

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The PI354x-00 is a family of high input voltage, wide input range DC-DC ZVS buck regulators integrating controller, power switches, and support components all within a high density system-in-package (SiP). The PI354x-00 products are designed to operate within an SELV compliant system with steady state operation limited to 60V. The PI354x-00 products allow for transient voltage […]

Vishay – VCNL4200: High Sensitivity Long Distance Proximity and Ambient Light Sensor with I2C Interface

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VCNL4200 integrates a high sensitivity long distance proximity sensor (PS), ambient light sensor (ALS), and 940nm IRED into one small package. It incorporates photodiodes, amplifiers, and analog to digital converting circuits into a single chip using a CMOS process. The 16-bit high resolution ALS offers excellent sensing capabilities with sufficient selections to fulfill most applications […]