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Latest LED Driver family from Allegro eliminates PWM audible noise with patented control method

Allegro MicroSystems has launched the A8060x family, its latest generation of advanced LED backlight drivers. The device family is designed with an innovative and patented Pre-Emptive Boost (PEB) control, eliminating noise that is typically audible. PEB control in the A8060x family substantially reduces Vout ripple and eliminates the common problem …

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Conrad Electronic and Weidmüller Group celebrate ten-year distribution partnership

Conrad Electronic and Weidmüller Group have enjoyed a successful partnership since 2009 – a success story that has now been recognised with the Weidmüller Partnership Award for the excellent cooperation in the distribution of electronic components and systems in the automation, energy and transportation markets. The award was presented in …

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Altus supply solutions for component protection

Electronic components are becoming smaller and more complex. Miniaturisation brings with it complexities when protecting sensitive assemblies from external influences. Altus a leading distributor of capital equipment for the electronics assembly industry in the UK and Ireland, is addressing this concern with the help of its pre-eminent supplier, Rehm Thermal …

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Extended range of CamdenBoss DIN-Rail Module boxes now available from JPR Electronics

Specialist distributor JPR Electronics is now stocking an extended range of CamdenBoss CNMB DIN-Rail Module boxes . The modular enclosures are available in a variety of sizes and styles with optional accessories, a variety of lid colours and are also available as kits. The top panel is ideal for screen …

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London leads Siemens Atlas of Digitalization as most ‘digitally ready’ global city

Siemens has launched a new web-based application which reveals the readiness and potential of six major cities to embrace digitalisation and develop new ways of living, working and interacting. The Atlas of Digitalization is based around the interconnected themes of Expo 2020 Dubai – Mobility, Sustainability and Opportunity – and …

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AMD expands embedded product family

At the Taiwan Embedded Forum, AMD announced the Ryzen embedded product family is growing with the new AMD Ryzen Embedded R1000 SoC. Building upon the success of the Ryzen Embedded V1000 SoC, the AMD Ryzen Embedded R1000 SoC provides embedded customers with dual core, quad-threaded performance, as well as the ability …

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Anglia and Vigortronix power ahead with new partnership

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Anglia has been appointed as UK and Ireland distributor for Vigortronix, a UK manufacturer of transformers, power supplies and related devices, in a move designed to enhance Anglia’s power device offering and to help both companies grow in the market. Commenting, David Pearson, technical director at Anglia, said, “Vigortronix is …

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Space applications scaled with COTS-to-radiation-tolerant and radiation-hardened Arm Core MCUs

Microchip announces the space industry’s first Arm-based microcontrollers (MCUs) that combine the low-cost and large ecosystem benefits of Commercial Off-the-Shelf (COTS) technology with space-qualified versions that have scalable levels of radiation performance. Based on the automotive-qualified SAMV71, the SAMV71Q21RT radiation-tolerant and SAMRH71 radiation-hardened MCUs implement the widely deployed Arm Cortex-M7 …

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New manufacturing method for Green coloured LEDs delivers light output for microLED displays

Plessey, an embedded technologies developer at the forefront of microLED technology for the AR and display markets, has developed their proprietary 2D planar gallium nitride on silicon (GaN-on-Si) process to emit Green light without the need for colour conversion techniques. To produce Green light, LED manufacturers typically apply phosphors or …

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Digi-Key launches a BOM MTBF Prediction Service

Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronic components distributor, and BQR Reliability Engineering Ltd, a worldwide leader of Reliability and Maintenance Engineering solutions, present a collaboration to deliver a simple yet powerful Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF) calculator to support Digi-Key’s global customers. Digi-Key has undertaken this venture to enable efficient and …

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