Vishay Intertechnology Launches Integrated RGBW Color Sensor

With I²C Interface in Compact 2 mm by 1.25 mm by 1.0 mm Package. Sensor’s Filtron™ Technology Offers an Excellent RGBW Spectral Sensitivity MALVERN, Pa. — Feb. 12, 2015 — The Optoelectronics group of Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. introduced a new…
New HAR 24xy Dual-Die sensor family from Micronas

Brings in-package redundancy to Linear Hall-effect sensors The new sensor family integrates two fully automotive qualified dies in a very thin package providing robust redundant measurements and enabling smaller magnet designs for safety critical applications. Freiburg, February 10, 2015 –…
Innovative Single-Chip Optical Encoders by using blue LEDs

iC-Haus develops sensor chips for optical position encoders with photodiodes designed especially for blue light. The shorter wavelength and penetration of blue-light photons improve the resolution, signal amplitude, harmonic distortion, and jitter performance of incremental and absolute encoders. Blue light…

Leverage InstaSPIN-MOTION technology for torque, velocity or servo position control systems with sensorless or sensored feedback Bangalore, 27th January, 2015 — Developers can control three-phase motors in minutes with the new ultra-low-cost C2000™ Piccolo™ F2806x InstaSPIN-MOTION™ LaunchPad development kit from Texas Instruments (TI). It…

Alps Electric Signs Gyroscope Sales Agreement with Qualtré, Inc. Alps Electric  in January 2015 signed a commercial sales agreement with Qualtré, Inc. (Massachusetts, U.S.A.; CEO: Edgar Masri), its partner in gyroscope development. The agreement reinforces the partnership between the two…
Silicon Labs Introduces New Ultra-Low-Power Temperature Sensors

High-Precision Si705x Sensor Family Offers Exceptional Accuracy Across Full Operating Temperature Range with Best-in-Class Power Efficiency Jan 14, 2015 Taipei – EDOM Technology, a professional IC distributor, today introduced Silicon Labs’ new family of high-precision temperature sensors offering industry-leading power…