Electronic Products & Technology


Latest


Product
May 2, 2020 by Stephen Law

Ambient light sensors come in standard SMT package

ROHM SEMICONDUCTOR Ambient light sensors (ALS) ICs are available in industry standard surface mount packages. Devices are specifically targeted at LCD/LED displays, hand-held products and mobile devices where power consumption is critical. ICs are designed to control the brightness of…
News
May 1, 2020 by EP&T Magazine

Skills Ontario launches #SkillsAtHome series

Goal is to encourage skilled trade and technology career exploration
Product
May 1, 2020 by Stephen Law

4.5W thermal putty serves as thermal interface

FUJIPOLY AMERICA Sarcon PG45A high-performance, putty-like thermal interface material is a low modulus gap filler that exhibits a thermal resistance as low as 0.02°C•in2/W at 43.5 PSI with a thermal conductivity of 4.5W/m°K. Product requires very low compression force at…
Product
May 1, 2020 by Stephen Law

Tailor-made superjunction MOSFET perform in automotive designs

INFINEON TECHNOLOGIES CoolMOS CFD7A series silicon-based, high-performance tailor-made superjunction MOSFET can be used in both the PFC and the dc-dc stage of on-board charger systems and HV-LV dc-dc converters specifically optimized for electric-vehicle applications. Device is fully compatible with system…
News
April 30, 2020 by EP&T Magazine

Myant produces masks for frontline workers

Toronto-based E-textile specialist redirects its expertise, reconfigures its manufacturing facility
News
April 30, 2020 by Anne Trafton, MIT News Office

Wearable sensors in clothing can monitor vital signs

Form-fitting garments could be used to remotely track patients’ health
Product
April 30, 2020 by Stephen Law

Component carrier replaces flexible pcbs

HARTING Standardized component carrier solution, based on 3D-MID technology, is capable of replacing flexible circuit boards. Electronic components can be fitted directly onto the component carrier, which serves as a connecting element between the printed circuit board (pcb) and electronic…
Product
April 30, 2020 by Stephen Law

Pick-and-place machine expands in any direction

ESSEMTEC FOX2 smart-sized modular pick-and-place technology is expandable in any direction. Unit combines jetting/dispensing, 2.5D placement, electrical testing, inventory control and traceability in a single machine. Product has a machine footprint of just under 11 sq. ft and can accept…
News
April 29, 2020 by The Associated Press, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Samsung expects profit decline as pandemic hits sales

COVID-19 eating into global sales of smartphones, TVs and other products
News
April 29, 2020 by EP&T Magazine

Tech device sales to decline in 2020 amid pandemic

CTA report forecasts economic downturn
Product
April 29, 2020 by Stephen Law

Half-brick power module operates from 200 to 425Vdc input

TDK-LAMBDA AMERICAS PH600A280-24 dc-dc converter is rated at 24V 600W, further extending the 280Vdc nominal input PH-A series from 50W to 600W. Product series is utilized in HVDC (High Voltage Direct Current) equipment for data communications, high voltage transmission, renewable…
Product
April 29, 2020 by Stephen Law

Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 5.1 RF module serves industrial IoT devices

TTI Murata Type 1DX Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 5.1 RF Module is a high-performance module based on the Cypress CYW4343W combo chipset which supports Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n + Bluetooth 5.1 BR/EDR/LE up to 65Mbps PHY data rate on Wi-Fi and 3Mbps PHY…