Consumer

January 2022
Molex Off-the-Shelf Micro-Fit Overmolded Cable Assemblies in Stock at TTI
TTI, Inc., announces the availability of the full range of Off-the-Shelf (OTS) Single Row Micro-Fit Overmolded Cable Assemblies from stock at TTI. Molex and TTI continue to focus on and grow their range of OTS Cable Assemblies. The latest in stock are Micro-Fit Overmolded Cable Assemblies that complement their ran
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Date:
01/31/2022

Step-Down Buck Converter Reduces Space in Multi-Cell Battery Applications
Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) introduced the MAX77540 step-down buck converter, which provides single stage power conversion in multi-cell battery applications, such as augmented reality/virtual reality (ARVR) headsets, land mobile radios (LMRs) and digital single-lens reflex (DSLR) cameras. The power-dense MAX
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Date:
01/31/2022
4GB and 8GB eMMC Solutions Simplify Designs and Save Space
Alliance Memory introduced two new industrial-grade embedded multi-media card (eMMC) solutions. For solid-state storage in consumer, industrial, and networking applications, the 4GB ASFC4G31M-51BIN and 8GB ASFC8G31M-51BIN each integrate NAND flash memory with an eMMC controller and flash transition layer (FTL) ma
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Date:
01/31/2022
Charger Modules Facilitate Wireless Charging in Thin and Compact Devices
ROHM Semiconductor announced they have developed compact wireless charger modules with an integrated antenna board: the BP3621 (transmitter) and the BP3622 (receiver). These new modules allow designers to add wireless power supply functionality to smaller devices such as smart tags/cards or
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01/24/2022
SkyWater Partners Enable Breakthrough Silicon Power MOSFET
SkyWater Technology and Applied Novel Devices, Inc. (AND) announced a major industry breakthrough with new transistor technology that offers significant benefits for fast switching power conversion applications.  The power MOSFETs offer 2x lower output charge, near-zero reverse-recovery and ultra-low Qo
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Date:
01/13/2022
Molex Micro-One Wire-to-Board Connector With TPA in Stock at TTI
TTI, Inc., announces the availability of the full range of Micro-One Wire-to-Board Connector with TPA (terminal position assistance) from stock at TTI. Molex now adds a TPA option to its Micro-One Wire-to-Board Connectors. The range also features ISL for improved mating and contact retention in high-vibration applicati
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Date:
01/06/2022
PSDcast – Charging EVs Directly from the Circuit Breaker

CEO of Atom Power, Ryan Kennedy

Atom Power announced the launch of an EV charging solution called PURPL, and according to their press release, it “charges vehicles directly from the circuit breaker and incorporates unique energy management technology to keep electricity costs low.”
Date:
01/04/2022
Shrink the 12V Battery by Half and Maintain Cold Crank?

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Advances in safety features, comfort and infotainment systems in automobiles are escalating power requirements, challenging power systems engineers to meet the growing power demands with restrictions in weight and space. Over the last decade, the typical 12V power requirements have increased from 1.2kW to 4kW co
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Date:
01/01/2022