EDN Hot 100 products of 2014: Components & Sensors
This section of EDN's Hot 100 Products of 2014 features components - including passive and active discretes, as well as electromechanical devices - and sensor products. Click on any product name to read the original full article on EDN:
- 1593HAM molded enclosure for Raspberry Pi
"... specifically designed to house the Raspberry Pi Model B credit card sized computer."
- A47 Series audio attenuator
"... provides 47 positions with selectable end-stops from one to six channels."
- AUR series Z-Foil resistors
"... provide low-noise and low inductance/capacitance for audio applications requiring distortion-free performance."
Vishay Precision Group
- Board-level EMI shield
"... accommodates an assembly height as low as 1 mm."
- C2M0025120D SiC MOSFET
"... offers a high blocking voltage of 1200 V with low on-resistance of 25 mΩ in an industry-standard 3-pin TO-247 package."
- Hozox EMI absorption sheets
"... absorbs both megahertz- and gigahertz-level electromagnetic energy to provide ultra-wideband EMI noise mitigation."
- K2 series 3400-F capacitor
"... increases the range of available specific power and stored energy in the industry-standard 60-mm cylindrical 'K2' form factor."
- TPS2592 e-fuse
"... an active circuit protector that always provides inrush current limiting, prevents load or source damage open circuit conditions, and has an internal FET to control the load current."
- Wireless power coils
"[The company] expanded its Wireless Power Coil program with three transmitter coils and one receiver coil."
- 2SMPB-01-01 absolute pressure sensor
"... can detect height differences of as little as 50 cm."
Omron Electronic Components
- AS5600 12-bit magnetic position sensor
"... provides a contactless alternative to conventional potentiometers in industrial and consumer equipment."
- BME280 environmental sensor
"... combines pressure, humidity and temperature measurement in a single component."
- CCS800 miniature gas sensor
"... for use detecting alcohol (ethanol), hazardous gases such as carbon monoxide, and volatile organic compounds ... in mobile devices."
Cambridge CMOS Sensors
- LT-1PA01 proximity and illuminance sensor
"... combines an optical proximity sensor and an illuminance sensor in a surface-mount package that is one of the smallest on the market."
- MLX90621 IR sensor array
"... sees a wider field of view, with low-noise imaging."
- RM3100 geomagnetic sensor
"... can measure fields at 0.1% the intensity of the Earth's magnetic field."
- Si1132/4x digital UV index sensors
"... track UV exposure, ambient light and other biometrics to add health-monitoring functions to smartphones and wearable[s]."
- Wzzard sensing platform
"... designed to enable scalable, intelligent, secure, self-powered and reliable IoT networking in remote and demanding apps."
More Hot 100 2014 Products:
EDN Hot 100 products of 2014: Analog ICs
EDN Hot 100 products of 2014: Boards & Development Tools
EDN Hot 100 products of 2014: Wireless & Networking
EDN Hot 100 products of 2014: EDA Tools/IP & Memory/Storage
EDN Hot 100 products of 2014: MCUs, Processors & Programmable Logic
EDN Hot 100 products of 2014: Power & Optoelectronics/Lighting Control
EDN Hot 100 products of 2014: Test & Measurement