Sensors and Wireless Category

ICM-20948: The World’s Lowest Power 9-Axis MEMS MotionTracking Device   About the ICM-20948 Component Distributors Inc. (CDI) is proud to introduce the new TDK InvenSense ICM-20948, the World’s Lowest Power 9-Axis MEMS MotionTracking Device. These parts are now available and in stock at CDI and are the preferred 9-Axis parts for new designs. The ICM-20948 supports an auxiliary I²C interface to external sensors, on-chip 16-bit ADCs, programmable digital filters, an embedded temperature sensor, and programmable interrupts. The device features an operating voltage range down to 1.71V. Communication ports include I²CRead More

Posted On April 13, 2017By Component Distributors Inc.In Ewave, Fanstel, Sensors and Wireless

Fanstel Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) 5 Module BT832X

Fanstel Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) 5 Module BT832X   Component Distributors is excited to announce the Fanstel BT832X. The BT832X is a powerful, highly flexible, Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) module using the Nordic nRF52832 SoC and the Skyworks SKY66112-11, an RF Front-End-Module (PA/LNA). Bluetooth 5 specifications allow reducing bandwidth to achieve up to 4X range while maintaining similar power requirements. Line of sight range between two BT832Xs is measured at 1250 meters for 1Mbps data rate. BT832Xs achieve longer range by superior antenna circuit and an external power amplifier, notRead More
CDI Clearance and Special Offers on NovaSensor Pressure Products   Component Distributors Inc. (CDI) from time to time has excess inventory and parts that are not selling as well as we had thought. These parts are in the CDI Clearance and Special Offer section of our online store. This month CDI would like to extend special pricing on the NovaSensor pressure products that are in this category of parts. Available parts include the NPC-1210, 1220, 410 series as well the NPI-19 series isolated stainless steel pressure sensors. The pricing willRead More
FI-NW-2 NW-AUD-ICS52000 Breakout Board for the InvenSense ICS-52000 MEMS Micrphone with TDM Output     The ICS-52000 is the latest new product release for the InvenSense line of low-noise microphones with a TDM output, bottom-side audio port, and digital output. 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 DSPsRead More
CDI Introduces Fanstel BlueNor, Bluetooth 5 Modules with Nordic nRF52 SoCs   Component Distributors Inc. (CDI) introduces the newest vendor in their line of Bluetooth modules, Fanstel. Fanstel’s BluNor are powerful, highly flexible, ultralow power Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) modules using Nordic nRF52 SoCs. With an ARM CortexTM M4F MCU, up to 1MB flash, 256KB RAM, embedded 2.4GHz multi-protocol transceiver, and an integrated antenna, it allows faster time to market with reduced development cost.   BlueNor, Bluetooth 5 Modules with Nordic nRF52 SoCs   Part Number Description BT832 BLE 5Read More
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