Free2Move introduces the powerful Bluetooth module F2M03GXA. The fully qualified Bluetooth 2.0+EDR module is equipped with exceptional wireless transmission characteristics for data and voice communication. It is available at distributor Rutronik as of now.
The F2M03GXA comes with a new power amplifier that allows an adjustable transmit power of up to 18.4dBm and a receiver sensibility of down to -89dBm.
Renesas Electronics Europe, a premier provider of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced that it will be launching Europe’s first MCU Car Rally competition for students at embedded world 2014.
MSC Technologies is presenting the WiBear11ac automotive-grade wireless module from Lesswire at its Booth 2‑130 in Hall 2 at embedded world 2014, February 25‑27, 2014 in Nuremberg, Germany. The WiBear11ac with dimensions of only 15 mm x 20 mm x 2.5 mm combines for the first time WLAN 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0 and 2.1 as well as NFC on a single module. The module is designed for both simultaneous and independent operation of the different technologies.
Microchip announces, from Embedded World, an expansion of its 8-bit PIC® microcontroller (MCU) portfolio, with the peripheral-rich, low pin-count PIC16(L)F161X family. These new MCUs expand the offering of Microchip’s Core Independent Peripherals (CIP), which off-load timing-critical and core-intensive tasks from the CPU, allowing it to focus on other application tasks. In addition, this family integrates fault-detecting hardware features to assist engineers in developing safety-critical applications.
Microchip announces, from Embedded World, an expansion of its 8-bit PIC® microcontroller (MCU) portfolio with the PIC12(L)F157X family, which features multiple 16-bit PWMs with an assortment of analogue peripherals and serial communications in an 8-pin package.
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that it has extended its TANTAMOUNT® low-ESR TR3 and standard industrial-grade 293D series of solid tantalum surface-mount chip capacitors with higher ratings up to 75 V in the B, C, D, E, V, and W case sizes. The industry's first 75 V molded tantalum capacitors, the Vishay Sprague devices are designed to meet the derating requirements of 50 % rated voltage in +28 V and +35 V applications.
Smaller than a golf ball dimple, new Kinetis KL03 unleashes design innovation for Internet of Things applications
Freescale Semiconductor (NYSE: FSL) announces a breakthrough addition to its Kinetis mini portfolio with the introduction of the Kinetis KL03 MCU, the world’s smallest and most energy efficient 32-bit MCU based on ARM® technology.
Linear Technology Corporation introduces the LTC3128, a high efficiency, input current-limited buck-boost supercapacitor charger with active charge balancing for 1 or 2 series supercapacitors. The LTC3128 features an average input current limit that can be programmed up to 3A with +/-2% accuracy, preventing power source overload while minimizing capacitor recharge time.
The AcQ Inducom “Medusa” VPX3424 is a 3U OpenVPX™ (VITA 65) Single Board Computer (SBC) featuring the all-new T4240 QorIQ® Processor from Freescale Semiconductor. This 12-core, 24-thread processor running at up to 1.8GHz is based on the e6500 core with AltiVec® technology and offers the cutting edge of both performance (up to 216 GFlops) and power efficiency. With up to 12GB DDR3 RAM with ECC and a range of fast interconnects, it forms the beating heart of this new board, bringing you unparalleled performance.
QNX, ARM and solvertec convince the jury of experts.
The very first day of the world’s biggest event for embedded technology once again provided a highlight for especially innovative minds: the presentation of the embedded AWARD. This renowned and coveted award in the embedded community was presented in the categories of Hardware, Software and Tools. The worthy winners received their prize from Prof. Dr.-Ing. Matthias Sturm, jury chairman, and Dr. Roland Fleck, CEO of NürnbergMesse.
Diodes introduces the NIS5132 resettable electronic fuse. It is suitable for hot plug consumer and industrial products, including external disks, printers and servers, helping to raise power system reliability by protecting against shutdown and catastrophic failures. By allowing a product to restart, the device enables a reduction in unnecessary field returns. The NIS5132 is available at distributor Rutronik as of now.