Smallest Optical Sensor Module For Smartphones

ams AG claims the smallest ever optical sensor module, measuring just 4 x 1.75 x 1 mm, making it optimal for next-generation mobile devices...

Ranging Sensor Dramatically Improves Mobile Camera Performance

STMicroelectronics released its second-generation laser-ranging sensor based on its FlightSense technology. Capable of ranging faster, more accurately and over longer distances, the new sensor...

Virtual Reality Chip Taking Over The World Soon!

ARM says its latest processor chips designed for mobile virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR), will be seen in flagship phones in 2017. The...

Smallest 1 Microfarad MLCC Claimed By Murata

Murata contributes to the continuing miniaturization and sophistication of mobile electronics by claiming the world’s first 05025M size (0.5 × 0.25 × 0.25 mm)...

24MP Image Sensors Bring High resolution To Smartphone Cameras

OmniVision has developed the first 0.9-micron pixel sensors. The combination of smaller pixels, higher resolution and improved performance makes the OV24A sensors an ideal...

Tiny Bluetooth Module For Low-Cost Wireless Designs With 50m Range

Silicon Labs has introduced a fully integrated Bluetooth module giving developers the flexibility to create low-cost, low-power and compact wireless designs typically requiring upto...

ICs For Portable Device Power Management

Toshiba has unveiled a new series ICs that is suitably designed power management such as battery charge application. These ICs are also suited for devices requiring...

Smartphones: The Smart Health Monitoring Device

Monitoring your health status made easy using smartphones. According to the media release, the new launched Helio P10 SoC from MediaTek with visual processing...

“Smallest Inductor” Could Be A Gamechanger For Wearables

Murata claims the world’s first high-frequency inductors at the industry’s smallest size (008004 size: 0.25 × 0.125 mm). These new devices, the company says, will...

Four Interesting Components Launched Last Week

ChipsNwafers team reviewed trending electronics components launched recently for electronics design engineers and could identify four which could help them create outstanding designs. 1. Synaptics...

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