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Within the world of electronics developments in Communications Hardware can be crucial to design engineers. At New Electronics we are aware of the importance of staying abreast of the recent advances in and the impact it can have on your role, that’s why we have collated all the latest news in one place.

SSDs deliver leading edge performance and reliability

Swissbit has announced the launch of its next generation X-60m Series mSATA solid state drive (SSD). Compliant with the latest SATA III interface specification, the drives are said to deliver leading edge performance and reliability to industrial, network and communication and automotive applications.

Glitch-free attenuators

IDT has announced that it has expanded its RF silicon range with the addition of two glitch-free digital step attenuators (DSAs), as well as a voltage variable attenuator (VVA). These products are designed for use in wireless infrastructure, point-to-point microwave, satellite communications systems and general purpose communication infrastructure applications.

Complete Wireless M-Bus solution

Silicon Labs has introduced a complete Wireless M-Bus platform solution designed to simplify the development of wirelessly connected smart meters for electricity, gas, water and heat resources in the European market.

TFT provides consistent images from all viewing angles

Industrial LCD manufacturer KOE has introduced a high performance 3.5in TFT display. The Rugged+ TX09D200VM0BAA features a 3:4 aspect ratio, QVGA (240 x 320 pixels) resolution and in-plane switching (IPS) technology to provide consistent colour and image performance from all viewing angles.

Multiband configurable MIMO antenna

HUBER+SUHNER has unveiled a new configurable antenna platform designed to support various wireless bands including cellular 2G, 3G and 4G LTE (USA and Europe), as well as WiFi MIMO and GPS/Glonass.

Ultra-low-jitter family of LVCMOS clock buffers

Integrated Device Technology has unveiled a new family of clock buffers. The 5PB11xx family of LVCMOS fan-out buffers is able to provide low-jitter metrics of sub-50 fsec RMS additive phase jitter (12KHz to 20MHz), as a result it is able to offer system designers greater jitter margin to help meet system clock requirements. The small die size enables the chip to fit within a DFN 8-pin package as small as 2 by 2 millimeters.

Silicon Labs offers scalable car radio system solution

Silicon Labs has introduced a complete portfolio of receivers/audio processors and multi-standard digital radio ICs designed to deliver AM/FM and digital radio performance for the global car radio market. The new Si46xx family, which includes single-chip digital radio-coprocessors and data receivers, provides an advanced digital radio audio decoding and data reception solution for analogue and digital radio.

FTDI Chip adds graphic toolchain package to EVE offering

FTDI has sought to bring more support to its Embedded Video Engine (EVE) product offering with the introduction of the EVE Screen Designer - available now to download for free. Suitable for use with Windows operating systems (Windows 7 and above), this sophisticated, but easy-to-operate development suite has been developed to enable the creation of advanced human machine interfaces (HMIs), via EVE’s object-oriented approach, without any understanding of EVE display lists. This means that it is far more accessible to graphic designers who are concerned primarily with the look and feel of the HMI.

42-inch multi-touch display with full HD resolution

Display Solutions has extended its DisplayTouch line with the introduction of a 42-inch multi-touch display. Allowing up to 10 touch points at one time, these new displays integrate Planar Scatter Detection (PSD) technology that can work with gloved hands. Suitable for both indoor and outdoor applications, within the correct enclosure, the DT-S42FD can be used in gaming, information, retail and educational applications requiring up to 10 point touch.

andersDX delivers entry level Embedded UI

andersDX has created an entry level DX series embedded display platform with the launch of the DX1, based on the 600MHz ARM Cortex-A8 processor from Texas Instruments. The DX1a features an integrated TFT touch screen and is preloaded with Linux, Android or Windows CE. With the addition of application software, it becomes a fully working prototype system.

Toshiba launches ultra-small 13 megapixel CMOS image sensor

Toshiba Electronics Europe has launched the T4KB3, a 13-megapixel backside illumination (BSI) CMOS image sensor with an optical format of 1/3.07 inch. Capable of video capture at up to 120fps with full 1080p HD, the image sensor has been designed for use in high end smartphones and tablets.

Compact 10.1-inch TFT features WUXGA resolution

KOE, the Industrial display manufacturer, has introduced a new 10.1-inch TFT display module featuring WUXGA (1920 x 1200 pixels) resolution. The TX26D202VM0BAA has a pixel pitch of 0.11325mm (w) x 0.11325mm (h), which equates to a pixel density of 224ppi (pixels per inch).

New platform enables big data analytics at local base stations

A new supercomputing platform has been developed by Integrated Device Technology (IDT), working alongside NVIDIA and Orange Silicon Valley, that can analyse 4G to 5G base station bandwidth data in real time. By connecting clusters of low-power NVIDIA Tegra K1 mobile processors with IDT's RapidIO interconnect and timing technology, the platform is capable of delivering real-time data.

Eight port Ethernet switch is rugged

The NM10 from MEN is an unmanaged eight port Ethernet switch supplied in a compact box PC format and available in four standard configurations. In addition to 100Mbit or 1Gbit Ethernet interfaces, the switch is available with or without Power over Ethernet Plus functionality (PoE+).

USB port bridges to multiple communications standards

Exar has launched the XR2280x family of USB to Ethernet bridge ICs. The devices are said to offer an 'unprecedented' level of integration, combining a Hi-Speed USB 2.0 hub with up to four ports, controllers for 10/100 Ethernet, I2C, EDGE GPIO and up to four UARTs.

Transceivers achieve 20Mbit/s

Linear Technology has introduced the LTC2862-2865, a family of rugged, high voltage tolerant RS485/RS422 transceivers for elimination of field failures without the need of external protection devices.

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