Sensors and Wireless Category

CDI is Proud to Introduce to it’s Sensors and Wireless Group     Component Distributors Inc. (CDI) introduces, the latest vendor addition to our Sensors and Wireless Solutions Group. is a partner company with Component Distributors and makes break out boards, embedded sensor and wireless systems and offers custom design services. The first products being introduced are break out boards for the InvenSense MotionTracking™ devices: P/N InvenSense P/N Description NW-MOT-ICM20602 ICM-20602 Break out board for the 6-axis, ICM-20602, Low-Power, High-Performance Integrated 6-Axis MEMS MotionTracking™ DeviceRead More
CDI Is Proud to Introduce LOCOSYS to it’s Sensors and Wireless Group   Component Distributors Inc. (CDI) is proud to introduce our latest vendor to the Sensors and Wireless Solution Group – LOCOSYS. LOCOSYS has a long history of innovation, design capabilities and technical expertise in developing superior GPSS products and modules. The LocoSys team members are highly experienced and have been engaged in the field of electronics, navigational communications, and GPS related applications for many years. One of LOCOSYS’ newest products is the GGB-1916 – The world’s Smallest GNSS,Read More

Posted On March 21, 2017By Component Distributors Inc.In Ewave, MegaChips, Sensors and Wireless

New MegaChips 3rd Party Evaluation Boards

New MegaChips 3rd Party Evaluation Boards Now Available from CDI   CDI introduces NEW MegaChips 3rd party evaluation boards. While these products are made by a third party (Xingtera), these boards use the standard MegaChips KL5BPLC at the core.   MegaChips 3rd Party Evaluation Boards at CDI Include:     PLC Communication Controller Module MOD920 MOD920 is based on Xingtera’s 3rd generation HD-PLC communication controller chipset – XT810/XT200. MOD920 can be used with any kind of differential transmission line media. Firmware and coupling circuit/filter is adjusted to get best performanceRead More
The World’s Smallest Bluetooth Chip from EM Microelectronic Now Available from CDI   EM Microelectronic introduces the EM9304 a tiny, low-power, integrated circuit (IC) optimized for Bluetooth® v4.2 low energy enabled products. The flexible architecture of the EM9304 allows it to act as a companion IC to any ASIC or MCU-based product, or as a complete System-on-Chip (SoC). Custom applications can execute from one-time-programmable (OTP) memory and digital peripherals (SPI or I2C) can be used to interface with external devices such as sensors, memory, display, or touch drivers. A floating-pointRead More

Posted On January 24, 2017By Component Distributors Inc.In Ewave, Sensors and Wireless, TDK InvenSense

TDK InvenSense ICM-20789: 7-Axis Motion Tracking Device

ICM-20789: 7-Axis Motion Tracking Device   TDK InvenSense introduces the ICM-20789, which is a 7-axis Motion Tracking device that combines a 3-axis gyroscope, 3-axis accelerometer, a pressure sensor, and a Digital Motion Processor™ (DMP) in a 4 mm x 4 mm x 1.365 mm (24-pin LGA) package. This unique device offers performance of discrete parts in a single efficient package for tracking rotational and linear motion as well as relative elevation change for a wide range of applications. The pressure sensor is based on capacitive technology with excellent temperature stabilityRead More
SGX Business Unit Air Quality Sensors Purchased By Amphenol     CDI would like to inform you about a significant change in the SGX Sensortech ownership structure. Amphenol Ltd. UK has acquired 100% share of all operating units of the SGX Air Quality Sensor Division that are: SGX Sensortech SA (Switzerland), SGX (IS) Sensortech Ltd. (UK), SGX Europe Sp.z.o.o. (Poland), SGX Sensortech GmbH (Germany) and SGX Sensortech China Ltd. (China). Amphenol is a leading supplier of advanced interconnect systems for automotive safety devices and expanding on board electronics in automobiles.Read More
MegaChips Advanced VoC (Video over Coax) and CPoC (Camera Power over Coax) Technologies     MegaChips makes the the migration from analog cameras to IP cameras using their advanced VoC (Video over Coax) and CPoC (Camera Power over Coax) technologies (part number KL5B series devices). This family is composed of three different parts: KL5BPLC200WMP: Thanks to the compatibility with the ubiquitous Ethrnet Standard, the KL5BPLC200WMP can be easily connected to the network-enabled products such as broadband networks, television, and computers anywhere there is an electrical outlet simply by supporting theRead More
EMBE01 Ruggedized Bluetooth® Beacon with Long Battery Life The Ideal Bluetooth Beacon for Demanding Applications   EM Microelectronic, the semiconductor company of the Swatch Group, announces the EMBE01 enterprise grade Bluetooth v4.1 proximity beacon with extended battery life and a weatherproof enclosure for a variety of deployments in all conditions. The EMBE01 is part of the EM Microelectronic family of Bluetooth beacons, which includes the popular EMBC0x coin cell beacons. The EMBE01 is particularly suited for mass deployment by system integrators in demanding environments and for more permanent installations. ItRead More
ICS-52000: Low-Noise Microphone with TDM Digital Output   MEMS Microphone Made For Arrays TDK InvenSense introduces the latest MEMS Microphone, the ICS-52000. The ICS-52000 is a digital TDM output bottom port microphone. The complete ICS‐52000 solution consists of a MEMS sensor, signal conditioning, an analog‐to‐digital converter, decimation and anti‐aliasing filters, power management, and an industry standard 24‐bit TDM interface. The TDM interface allows an array of up to 16 of the ICS‐52000 microphones to connect directly to digital processors, such as DSPs and microcontrollers, without the need for an audioRead More

Posted On December 6, 2016By Component Distributors Inc.In Ewave, Sensors and Wireless, TDK InvenSense

Visit TDK InvenSense or Setup a Meeting at CES 2017

Visit TDK InvenSense or Setup a Meeting at CES 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada, January 5th – January 8th Tech East, LVCC South Hall 3 #31420 Sensor rich platforms from InvenSense enable AlwaysOn interactive products, apps and services for devices such as head mounted displays (HMD), drones, wearable and fitness devices, automotive sensor technologies, mobile devices, imaging, gaming, and Smart Home devices. Come by and explore our great line up of motion, audio and location products, solutions and platforms, that are empowering the next decade of ambient computing!   TDKRead More