Electronic Products & Technology


October 23, 2019 by Stephen Law

Arm-based MCUs deliver advanced security for IoT

RENESAS RA Family of Arm-based MCUs deliver advanced security and enhanced performance that simplifies development of IoT endpoint and edge devices for industrial and building automation, metering, healthcare and home appliance applications. Based on the Arm Cortex-M, the 32-bit devices…
October 23, 2019 by Stephen Law

AEC-Q101-qualified bipolar transistors boost reliability

NEXPERIA AEC-Q101-qualified family of high quality, high reliability automotive and consumer/industrial-qualified MJD 3A and 8A power bipolar transistors includes eight parts housed in the DPAK (TO-252/SOT428C) package and comes in both 80V and 100V NPN and PNP versions. Devices come…
October 10, 2019 by IHS Markit

5G’s rise set to break the semi market fall

Deployment of 5G will be the main factor propelling this recovery
October 9, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Samsung develops industry’s first 12-Layer 3D-TSV chip packaging technology

The new technology allows for the stacking of 12 DRAM chips using more than 60,000 TSV holes, while maintaining the same thickness as current 8-layer chips
September 19, 2019 by Stephen Law

FPGAs alleviate memory bottlenecks

XILINX Virtex UltraScale+ HBM FPGAs alleviate memory bottlenecks with integrated HBM. Devices are suitable for latency-sensitive workloads that process large datasets such as adaptable AI inference; database acceleration and data analytics; video transcoding; security processing. With devices with up to…
September 17, 2019 by Stephen Law

Unidirectional power switch isolates terminals when fault occurs

NXP NX30P0121UK advanced 3A unidirectional power switch includes Undervoltage Lockout (UVLO), Overvoltage Lockout (OVLO) in VOUT, OVLO adjustable pin and over-temperature protection circuits. Device automatically isolates the power switch terminals when a fault condition occurs. Both VIN and VOUT pins…
September 10, 2019 by Adam Khan, founder & CEO, AKHAN Semiconductor

The case for diamond semiconductors

Newly developed technology aims to impact and transform all industries
September 6, 2019 by The Associated Press, Berlin Germany

Huawei debuts latest advanced chipset for smartphone

The latest semiconductor technology lowers energy use and delivers superfast 5G download speed
September 5, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Chip debacle continues in the first half

Semiconductor market posts worst results since 2009
August 19, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Samsung narrows Intel’s global chip market lead

Intel in the second quarter maintained its position as the world’s largest semiconductor supplier, although second-placed Samsung managed to close the gap due to renewed vigor in some key memory products, according to IHS Markit.  Intel extended its leadership reign…
August 18, 2019 by Stephen Law

GaN-based ac-dc converter ICs boost power, efficiency

POWER INTEGRATIONS InnoSwitch 3 families of offline CV/CC flyback switcher ICs provide up to 95% efficiency across the full load range and up to 100W in enclosed adapter implementations without requiring a heatsink. This performance is achieved using an internally…
August 16, 2019 by Stephen Law

Crossover processor comes with Arm Cortex-M7 core

NXP SEMICONDUCTORS i.MX RT1010 crossover processor with Arm Cortex-M7 core provides a high level of integration and security up to 500MHz. Affordable performance with ease-of-use, chip is firm’s latest break-through device that enables improved performance. Device carries forth the ease-of-use…