Electronic Products News

LabView gets audio front-end from Audio Precision

LabView is commonly used for analysing audio systems and now developers can take advantage of a software driver from audio test system firm Audio Precision which makes it easier to integrate its instruments into LabView-based measurement environments. The company has created a DAQ driver for its APx515 analyser which…

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IoT sensor prototyping board has Bluetooth interface

Panasonic Automotive & Industrial Systems is selling an evaluation kit for its Grid-Eye infrared array sensor, which incorporates a Bluetooth Smart module and a microcontroller. The kit is intended for prototyping the infrared array sensor which is a 64 pixel IR camera in a surface mount package measuring 11…

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Dev board puts ECP5 FPGAs in small cells

Lattice Semiconductor is targeting its ECP5 range of FPGAs at small cell wireless basestations and communications terminals and it has introduced a development kit for system prototyping and test. The ECP5 Versa development kit allows designers to evaluate system performance against interface standards such as PCI Express, Gigabit Ethernet, DDR3…

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TI Delfino MCU gets in-system programming

Texas Instruments’ latest 32-bit floating-point microcontroller, called Delfino, gets in-system programming with the FlashRunner line from SMH Technologies of Italy. The in-circuit programming of the F2837xD microcontrollers, which have two real-time control accelerators (CLAs), avoids the limitations associated with traditional programmable devices (On-Socket or…

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China launches FPGA family

Twenty-month-old Gowin Semiconductor of Guangdong has a two-device family of FPGAs called GW1N – GW1N-1K and GW1N-9K. They are made on TSMC’s 55nm process with an embedded flash block which can be randomly accessed. According to Gowin they have up to 9K LUTs; up to…

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Harsh environment isolated current sense amp from Si Labs

Silicon Labs has introduced an isolated current sense amplifier for delivering current shunt measurement for power control systems operating in harsh environments such as industrial motor drives, solar inverters, high-voltage power converters, UPS and electric/hybrid-electric vehicle (EV/HEV) systems. Measuring current on high-voltage rails with a…

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UK manufacturer says semi-flexible RF cables can deliver

UK-based RF connector manufacturer Intelliconnect has decided to supply its own brand of semi-flexible RF cables as alternatives to Multiflex, T-Flex and Flexiform cables used in defence, security and test system applications. According to the supplier, any small reductions in performance of semi-flexible cables compared with…

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Fanless enclosure embeds Intel NUC motherboard

Pentair fanless enclosure provides IP30 protection and EMC shielding for 10x10cm NUC (Intel’s Next Unit of Computing) motherboards. A flexible heat path connects the processor inside with heatsinking integrated with the top cover. “Pentair has developed thermally-conductive elements in metal to transfer the heat from the processors to…

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