8-Switch Flicker-Free Driver Can Control Individual LEDs In Matrix Headlights

Linear Technology Corporation announced a LED bypass switching device to enable independent dimming and diagnostics of eight individual LEDs or LED segments. Typical applications...

High-Speed SRAM For Automotive Infotainment Systems Uses Leading-Edge 16 nm FinFET

Renesas Electronics announced a new dual-port on-chip static random access memory (SRAM) for in-vehicle infotainment system-on-chips (SoCs) in the 16 nanometer (nm) and later...

Automotive And Industrial Ethernet PHYs Allow Data Transfer Over Low-cost UTP Cables

Microchip announced an automotive- and industrial-grade Ethernet physical-layer transceiver designed for data communication over low-cost Unshielded Twisted Pair (UTP) cables. The KSZ8061 family is available...

Step-Up DC/DC Converter Targets Multiple Input Sources

Linear Technology announced the LT8331, a current mode DC/DC converter with a 140V, 0.5A switch operating from a 4.5V to 100V input. The device...

Simple, Robust Automotive Linear Voltage Regulator With Output Short-to-Battery Protection

Allegro MicroSystems announces a linear voltage regulator IC with control, diagnostics, and protection feature to target automotive applications. This new device is designed to...

Engineering Tools Optimise Cost & Weight In Automotive And Aerospace Markets

Mentor Graphics today announced the availability of new tools delivering integrated electrical/electronic/software systems engineering capability for the transportation market. The new Capital Systems tools...

Low-Power DACs Can Restore Settings At Power Up With Integrated EEPROM

Microchip Technology has announced the expansion of its Digital-to-Analog Converter (DAC) product line with the MCP48FXBXX families of devices. A few examples of their...

Automotive Multi-channel PMIC For Small And Low-Cost Car-Infotainment Systems

Manufacturers of car-infotainment systems can now reduce the cost and size of their products by utilising a new series of highly integrated automotive-grade power-management...

High-End Infotainment Chip For Autonomous Driving

Renesas Electronics today unveiled the third-generation R-Car, an automotive computing platform solution for driving safety support systems and in-vehicle infotainment systems. The new R-Car...

New 24 kW Resistors use Welded Construction For Reliability

Vishay Intertechnology introduced a new series of high-power, high-current grid resistors. Combining high power ratings to 24 kW and high operating temperatures to +400...

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