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Molex adds new versions to its Premo-Flex line of jumpers

Molex Incorporated has added two new products to its Premo-Flex line of flat flex cable (FFC) and etched polyimide jumpers. Both products provide ultra-flexible, durable PCB connections for a variety of applications including medical devices, consumer electronics and automotive electronics.

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STMicroelectronics delivers MEMS microphones in plastic

STMicroelectronics has become the first company to mass-manufacture MEMS microphones in plastic packages. The patented technology has been designed to save space and increase durability in consumer and professional voice-input applications, from mobile phones and tablets to noise-level meters and noise-cancelling headphones.

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C&K develops SMD side actuated version of IP67-sealed tactile switch series

C&K Components has expanded its KSC Series IP67-sealed tactile switch series to include a full surface mounted side-actuated version.  The KSC4V2 Series features a design that allows for easy side or rocker key integration, permitting haptic adaptability, as well as ensuring the switches meet specific tactile feedback and sound (click) requirements.

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OmniVision’s 12.7-Megapixel OmniBSI-2 image sensor targets Smartphones and Tablets

OmniVision Technologies, has announced the OV12830, a 12.7-megapixel CameraChip sensor designed specifically to meet the high quality image and video recording standards of next generation high-end smartphones and tablets. The 1/3.2-inch OV12830 utilizes the OmniBSI-2 pixel architecture to capture 1080p high definition (HD) video at 60 frames per second (FPS), and full resolution 12-megapixel high-speed photography at 24 FPS to dramatically reduce shutter lag.

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New 9286 Series wire-to-wire junction box connector handles different gauges at once

AVX Corporation, a manufacturer of advanced passive components and interconnect solutions, has developed a wire-to-wire (WTW) connector system for junction applications, which offers a simple and reusable method for connecting discrete wires and leaded components in electrical and electronics applications.

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Avnet Embedded presents round Memory LCDs from Sharp

Avnet Embedded is introducing the new Memory LCD type LS010B7DH01 from Sharp, an ultra low-power display incorporating for the first time a circular active display area of 12,868 pixels. At a diameter of 1-inch (2.5 cm) with 128 x 128 pixel the new Memory LCD provides for a full graphic black and white visualization of content.

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