Electronic Products & Technology


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Semiconductors


News
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…
Product
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…
Product
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…
News
August 9, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Storage processor boosts data centre efficiency

Newly developed architecture increases data centre storage by more than 60x
Product
August 6, 2019 by Stephen Law

LoRa Transceivers suit IoT applications

FUTURE ELECTRONICS Semtech SX1261 and SX261 LoRa sub-GHz radio transceivers are suitable for for long range wireless and IoT applications. Both devices deliver long battery life with 4.2mA of active receive current consumption. SX1261 can transmit up to +15dBm and…
Product
August 1, 2019 by Stephen Law

Ultra-small RX651 32-Bit microcontrollers reduce pcb footprint

RENESAS ELECTRONICS RX651 32-bit microcontrollers (MCUs) supplied in ultra-small 64-pin BGA and LQFP packages reduce footprint size by 59% compared to the 100-pin LGA and a 64-pin (10mm x 10mm) LQFP that provides a 49% reduction versus the 100-pin LQFP.…
Product
July 31, 2019 by Stephen Law

64-bit, multicore microprocessors are scalable

MOUSER ELECTRONICS Intel Xeon Second Generation Scalable Gold Processors are 64-bit, multicore server microprocessors built on 14nm lithography process technology. Devices are based on the Cascade Lake microarchitecture that allows for higher clock speeds and are also optimized for demanding…
News
July 29, 2019 by Michael Liedtke, The Associated Press, San Francisco

Apple buys Intel’s smartphone modem division

Deal was driven by next generation of wireless technology
News
July 10, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

SEMICON West 2019 focuses on Smart tech

Workforce development, industry opportunities take the spotlight at annual tech conference
News
July 10, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Digi-Key signs disty deal with Helix Semiconductors

Distributor agreement addresses growing demand for more energy-efficient power ICs in burgeoning dc-dc market
News
July 7, 2019 by The Associated Press, Seoul, Korea

Samsung predicts 56% drop in 2Q profit on weak chip market

Falling prices of DRAM and NAND memory chips are eating into the earnings of the company
Product
June 29, 2019 by Stephen Law

Cleaning chemistries serve post-CMP cleaning, post-etch residue removal

DUPONT EKC PCMP2110 cleaner, EKC PCMP3210 cleaner and EKC 590 CuSolve remover for precision cleaning and surface preparation in semiconductor fabrication processes including front- and back-end-of-line wafer processes, packaging and assembly. EKC PCMP2110 is formulated for emerging logic and memory…