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Posted On June 19, 2015By Component Distributors Inc.In Ewave, InvenSense, Sensors and Wireless

2015 InvenSense Developers Conference

2015 InvenSense Developers Conference   Developers and Partners, We would like to provide an update on the status of our annual Developers Conference. As noted in prior communications, after sending out an initial save the date email in early April; we made the decision to postpone the conference to November 17-18, 2015. Why was it postponed? It was determined that the new development tools that we want to share with our over 25,000 developer community was not sync’d with our conference needs for the original late June time frame. InsteadRead More

Posted On June 16, 2015By Component Distributors Inc.In CML, Ewave, RF-Microwave

CML Microcircuits CMX7164 Multi-mode Wireless Data Modem at CDI

CML Microcircuits CMX7164 Multi-mode Wireless Data Modem The CMX7164 Multi-mode Wireless Data Modem is a half-duplex device supporting V.23, GMSK/GFSK, 2-FSK (2-Level FSK), 4-FSK (4-Level FSK), 8-FSK (8-Level FSK), 16- FSK (16-level FSK), 4 QAM, 16 QAM and 64 QAM operating modes, configurable for multiple channel spacings via host control. Robust flexible packet data structures including forward error correction and raw data modes are available, supporting user requirements covering a wide range of applications. An integrated analog interface supports direct connection to zero IF I/Q radio transceivers with few externalRead More
Surftest SJ-210 In-Stock at CDI: The Surftest SJ-210 is a user-friendly surface roughness measurement instrument designed as a handheld tool that can be carried with you and used on-site. The Mitutoyo Surftest SJ-210 is easy to use, highly functional, and offers extensive analysis and display features. The Mitutoyo Surftest SJ-210 is capable of performing measurements in any orientation, including vertical and upside-down. The Surftest SJ-210 offers many features in a compact body and is available at CDI with a competitive price. Surftest SJ-210 Features: The 2.4-inch color graphic LCD providesRead More
LEDiL – The Best LED Optics in the World – Now Available from CDI   Component Distributors, Inc. (CDI) is proud to announce the addition of LEDiL to its growing LED product portfolio. LEDiL offers a wide range of innovative LED optics, including lenses and reflectors with superior optic performance and durability. Single Lenses Reflectors Street Lighting Specialty Products Relationships with top LED manufacturers allow LEDiL to release products alongside the newest LEDs, enabling customers to rapidly develop and deploy new fixtures with the latest technology. LEDiL’s high quality opticsRead More

Posted On June 3, 2015By Component Distributors Inc.In Ewave, MINMAX POWER, INC., Power

MINMAX Power New MJW25 and MJWI25 Series DC-DC Converters

  MINMAX Power New MJW25 and MJWI25 Series DC-DC Converters   The MINMAX MJW25 and MJWI25 series are the latest generation of MINMAX 1"x1" converters. With a total output power of 25W, they are the highest power 1"x1" encapsulated DC-DC converters in the industry. State-of-the-art circuit topology provides a very high efficiency of up to 90% which allows for an operating temperature range of -40°C to +80°C. These converters are qualified for demanding applications in battery operated equipment, instrumentation, data communication, industrial and many other space critical applications.   MJW25Read More

Posted On June 2, 2015By Component Distributors Inc.In Ewave, Sensors and Wireless

Sensors Expo & Conference June 9-11, 2015

  Sensors Expo & Conference Sensing Technologies Driving Tomorrow’s Solutions June 9-11, 2015 Long Beach Convention Center Long Beach, California   The market for sensors and related technologies is expanding at a phenomenal rate. With the convergence of MEMS, Wireless, Wearables and the Internet of Things, the sales of sensors in the U.S. alone are expected to climb to nearly $15 billion in 2016. With this growth, the importance of education and access to the latest technologies is critical. If you’ll be at the show and would like to set-upRead More
Component Distributors Inc. (CDI) and Alliance Sensors Group (ASG) are proud to announce a North American distribution partnership. Alliance Sensors Group has developed a new line of linear position sensors for long stroke and hydraulic/pneumatic cylinder applications. Linear Variable Inductive Transducers aka "LVITs" are contactless devices that require no magnet and instead use the ram of the cylinders as the sensing element. They come in various form factors and can be port mounted (MR-7, MHP-7, and SS-7 series) or embedded (ME-7 series) into the cylinder. These LVITs are designed andRead More
  CDI Is Proud To Announce The Addition Of Citizen Electronics To Its Growing LED Product Portfolio   Component Distributors, Inc. (CDI) is proud to announce the addition of Citizen Electronics to its growing LED product portfolio. Citizen Electronics produces COB and SMD LEDs with superior brightness and efficacy for general lighting applications. Citizen’s product portfolio covers a wide variety of options to fit each need from 70 CRI to 97 CRI, including downlights, high bay, spotlights, streetlights and more. Leading Citizen’s portfolio is its newest VERSION 4 series ofRead More
  Visit CDI at IMS 2015 at the Phoenix Convention Center May 17-22 2015, Booth #3041.   CDI will host a live demonstration in our booth of a new high performance 2-stage 10W GaN amplifier device from Sumitomo Electric Device Innovations. CDI custom designed the evaluation board and fixtures for this device, which for the demonstration has been matched to operate between 200 – 1000 MHz. Stop by CDI Booth #3041 to see the demonstration and talk with our experienced RF applications engineering team about your design needs. Live DemonstrationRead More

Posted On April 23, 2015By Component Distributors Inc.In Ewave, InvenSense, Sensors and Wireless

InvenSense INMP405 EOL Notice

InvenSense INMP405 EOL Notice PCN Notification Date:   March 25, 2015 Subject:   Product discontinuance notice for INMP405. Components Affected:   INMP405ACEZ-R0, INMP405ACEZ-R7 and EV_INMP405-FX Reason for Change:   The MEMS element 6T of the INMP405 was manufactured on an outside 6" fabrication facility. InvenSense no longer has access to this fab and is discontinuing production of INMP405. Impact of Changes:   INMP405ACEZ-R0, INMP405ACEZ-R7 and EV_INMP405-FX are being discontinued. Customers will no longer be able to order after the last order date. Key Implementation Milestones:   EOL Notice = 3/25/2015.Read More