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High-performance MCUs for little money: The STM32 extensions F7x0 and H7x0

Created by Hao Wang |   Knowledge

ST Microelectronics extends its STM32 MCU product family with a high-performance and a very-high-performance series. The two Value Lines F7x0 and H7x0 (Distribution: Rutronik) give extra flexibility to create affordable performance-oriented applications including real-time IoT devices, without compromises in features or cyber protection.

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Infineon’s first angle sensor based on TMR technology: XENSIV™ TLE5501

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Infineon's new TLE5501 products are 360° TMR-based angle sensor that detects the orientation of a magnetic field. This is achieved by measuring sine and cosine angle components with Tunneling Magneto Resistance (TMR) elements. These raw signals (sine and cosine) are provided as a differential output signal and can directly be further processed within a micro controller. The large output voltage of the...

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Low-cost USB dongle from Nordic for wireless designs

Created by Sarah Brucker |   Knowledge

Nordic Semiconductor has designed the nRF52840 dongle (Distribution: Rutronik) as an ideal front-end, physical gateway for the „nRF Connect for Desktop“ PC tool. It allows developers to immediately connect a PC to a wireless device. This further simplifies application design and product development process.

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Halogen Light Bulb Ban – New Push for the Smart Home

Created by Bernd Hantsche |   Knowledge

Beginning on September 1, 2018, no new D-class halogen light bulbs may be sold in the EU. Over the next two years, the ban will expand to include halogen lamps in other energy efficiency classes as well.

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Tailor-made displays

Created by Vincenzo Santoro, Senior Marketing Manager Displays & Monitors, Rutronik |   Knowledge

Displays are becoming increasingly important as an interface between man and machine. Displays are constantly in use both to display personal performance values, for queries in the consumer, medical and POS sector and as simple status indicators in smart homes and with smart metering or, alternatively, for measurements, control and optimization values in the industrial and automotive sectors.

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