Future Electronics Offers the SLC NAND Products from Macronix

Montreal, Canada – July 31, 2014 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, offers Single-Level Cell (SLC) NAND product family from Macronix.

Macronix has introduced the new-generation Single-Level Cell (SLC) NAND Flash, featuring high performance, extended industrial temperature range, stringent reliability demands, and product longevity support.

Macronix’s new-generation Single-Level Cell (SLC) NAND Flash, utilizing 36nm floating-gate technology, has been developed in the company’s state-of-the-art 300mm fab. The new SLC NAND family is offered in densities from 1Gb to 4Gb in both 3.0V and 1.8V voltages, extended industrial temperature range with product longevity support from Macronix-owned wafer fabs. Macronix has also unveiled NAND-based Multi Chip Package (MCP) solutions, to provide customers a complete portfolio of NAND Flash products. These NAND and MCP products are targeted at a broad range of applications for the embedded and wireless markets.

Key features include ONFI 1.0 compatibility, industrial temperature range (-40°C to +85°C), high reliability with 100K program/erase (P/E) cycle endurance, SLC NAND performance with 25μs random access, and 25ns sequential access. Package options include industry standard 48-pin TSOP, and 63 ball VFBGA packages.

Applications include consumer wireless networking, automotive, and industrial.

To purchase product or for more information about Macronix, the SLC NAND Family, the MX30LF1G08 Series, the MX30LF Series, NAND Flash Memory, or NAND, as well as access to the world’s largest available-to-sell inventory, click here.

About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

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Future Electronics Releases etech ALERT Featuring NXP’s New LPC1500 Motion Control Solution…Flexible, Fast and Simple!

Montreal, Canada – July 30, 2014 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, has released an etech ALERT featuring NXP’s LPC1500 motion control solution.

The LPC1500 motion control sensor from NXP is optimized for fast, easy, high-precision motor control of sensored/sensorless brushless DC (BLDC) and permanent-magnet synchronous motors (PMSM) in consumer (large home appliances), commercial (HVAC/elevator/escalator control), and industrial (pumps/generators) markets.

Based on the ARM® Cortex™-M3 processor and incorporating all the features required for high-accuracy sensored and sensorless motor control, the LPC1500 enables simultaneous control of multiple motors in highly flexible configurations. With ultra-efficient motor control firmware, easy-to-use GUI-based tuning tools, and two new motor control solution kits, NXP’s LPC1500 microcontrollers simplify evaluation and development of motor control applications, without requiring deep motor control experience.

The LPCXpresso Motor Control Kit (OM13056UL) makes it easy to get started with motor control prototyping immediately. It is a platform for low voltage motor control based on NXP’s MCUs. With this universal platform it is possible to control BLDC, BLAC, stepper and dual brushed DC motors.

The LPC1549 Brushless DC motor control solution (OM13068) helps users get started with motor control prototyping immediately. It utilizes the SCTimer/PWM available on the LPC1549 MCU for the motor operation. The SCTimer/PWM combines the features of a timer and a state machine, making possible to develop sophisticated solutions in the digital control field.

For more information about NXP and to read the etech ALERT click hereLPCXpresso, the LPC1500 Series, Motor Control Kits, Microcontrollers, MCU, OM13056UL, LPC1549, Brushless DC Motor Control, OM13068, or LPC15xx, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

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Future Electronics Announces Availability of the IAR R-IN32M3 KickStart Kit

Montreal, Canada – July 29, 2014 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, is pleased to announce the availability of the IAR R-IN32M3 KickStart KitTM.  The kit is a cost-effective solution to evaluate the features of the Renesas R-IN32M3 series industrial multi-protocol application-specific standard product (ASSP). The KickStart Kit includes all the hardware necessary to get developers up and running quickly such as a full featured Renesas R-IN32M3-EC evaluation board, the IAR I-jet Lite hardware debug probe and cables, an evaluation license of IAR Embedded Workbench for ARM®, as well as a portfolio of sample projects, specifically designed RTOS example and protocol demonstrations from multiple ecosystem partners.

Additionally, Renesas and IAR Systems have teamed up to offer the “Win-A-RIN” promotion, open to qualified customers in the Americas, to win a free R-IN32M3 KickStart Kit. One winner will be randomly drawn each week, from the pool of all entries. Remaining entries will be automatically entered into the next drawing. For a chance to win, or to find more information about Renesas R-IN32M3 (p/n MC-10287F1-HN4-M1) or The IAR KickStart Kit, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

The R-IN32M3 supports leading industrial protocols such as EtherCAT®, Ethernet/IP™, Profinet®, CANopen®, and more. Built-in hardware that accelerates Ethernet packet handling, and a patented Hardware RTOS (HW-RTOS), make it an ideal solution for countless real-time communication applications.

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Future Electronics Offers A New Product Series the RAC04 from Recom Power inc.

Montreal, Canada – July 28, 2014 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, announces Recom Power inc.’s new RAC04 product series.

The RAC04-C/230 series are fully certified single and dual regulated AC/DC converters in an encapsulated PCB-mount package style with 3.75kVAC isolation and very low standby power consumption. The converters have SC protected single as well as dual outputs and meet EN55022 class B without any external components. Uses include board-level power supplies, home automation, instrumentation systems and standby applications.

The RAC04 product series has a universal input of 80-264VAC, 100mW max no load power consumption, up to 79% efficiency, a high operating temperature range (-40°C to +80°C), isolated output 3.75kVAC / 1 min, continuous short circuit protection, meets EN55022 Class B, and is EN, UL and CE Certified.

For more information about Recom Power inc., RAC04 Series, Single Output Converters, AC/DC Converters, Encapsulated PCB-mount, Power Supply, and electromechanical, as well as access to the world’s largest available-to-sell inventory, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

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Future Electronics Offers DC-DC Converter Samples from CUI Inc

Montreal, Canada – July 25, 2014 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, announces immediate availability of DC-DC Converter samples from CUI Inc.

Low power DC-DC converters are commonly implemented to provide isolation in a system. CUI Inc’s low power isolated DC-DC converters are utilized across a broad spectrum of applications including security, smart metering, and lighting, to convert and isolate voltage rails close to the point of load.

These DC-DC converters are housed in SIP, DIP or SMT packages with industry standard pin configurations. An ultra-wide operating temperature range from -40 up to +105°C and an encapsulated case make the units ideal for applications that may experience challenging operating conditions. Additionally, the line has been designed to maximize efficiency at light and no load, making the converters well suited for portable and battery-powered equipment.

For more information about CUI Inc, free samples, DC-DC converters, low power, isolated voltage, Point-of-Load, smart metering, security, or lighting, as well as access to the world’s largest available-to-sell inventory, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

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martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

Future Electronics Offers Next Generation AC-DC VOF Series from CUI Inc

Montreal, Canada – July 24, 2014 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, has announced immediate availability of the next generation AC-DC VOF Series from CUI Inc, offering higher efficiencies, improved no-load performance and boost in power.

This new VOF Series of compact, open frame AC-DC power supplies ranges from 30 W to 85 W.

The single-output supplies deliver higher efficiencies, improved no-load performances, and a boost in power versus the previous generation. The power supplies can accommodate a wide universal input voltage of 90~277 Vac at 47-63 Hz input, offering global compatibility for OEM manufacturers. It has been created to provide an industry leading combination of efficiency and competitive pricing, making the series ideally suited for use in ITE, industrial, and consumer electronics applications.

Available in 30, 50, 70, and 85 W versions, the power supplies offer output voltage options of 5, 12, 15, 18, 24, 28 and 48 Vdc depending on the series. All models include output voltage adjustability of +/-5% via an onboard potentiometer.

The VOF-30, VOF-50, and VOF-70 models are rated for operation at 100% load from -20°C to 50°C, derating to 50% load at 60°C. The VOF-85 operates at 100% load from -20°C to 40°C, also derating to 50% load at 60°C.

The new, compact open frame units measure just 101.6 x 50.75 x 33.6 mm (4.00 x 2.00 x 1.32 in), with the 30 W series shrinking this further to 90 x 50.8 x 21.1 mm (3.54 x 2.00 x 0.83 in).

Reaching efficiencies of up to 90% and no-load power consumption as low as 0.18 W, the VOF Series also carries UL/cUL and TUV 60950-1 safety certifications and are qualified for the CE mark, EN 55022 Class B, and FCC Class B EMI standards.

Protections for over voltage, over current and short circuit are included as well as primary to secondary isolation voltage of 3 K Vac.

To purchase product(s), or for more information about CUI inc, AC-DC power supplies, VOF Series, and Open Frame Power Supply, as well as access to the world’s largest available-to-sell inventory, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

About CUI Inc
CUI Incis a technology company focused on the development and distribution of electronic components. At the leading edge of power supply design, the organization supports customers as they strive to improve the energy efficiency and environmental credentials of their application. The company’s power group is complemented by a portfolio of world-class board level components, consisting of interconnect, sound, motion control and thermal products. An unwavering commitment to create collaborative partnerships with customers and a drive to see that their design project is a success has been a hallmark of CUI’s sustained growth since its founding in 1989.

About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

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martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

Future Electronics Features Microsemi’s SmartFusion2 Evaluation Kit

Montreal, Canada – July 23, 2014 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, features the SmartFusion2 Evaluation Kit from Microsemi.

Microsemi’s SmartFusion®2 evaluation kit is the lowest cost SoC FPGA platform for developing cost optimized SoC FPGA designs using Microsemi’s SmartFusion2 System-on-Chip (SoC) FPGAs, which integrate inherently reliable flash based FPGA fabric, a 166MHz ARM®Cortex™-M3 processor, advanced security processing accelerators, DSP blocks, SRAM, eNVM, and industry required high performance communication interfaces, all on a single chip.

The SmartFusion2 evaluation kit makes it easy to develop transceiver I/O-based FPGA designs to build PCI Express and Gigabit Ethernet-based systems. The board is also small form factor PCIe compliant, which will allow quick prototyping and evaluation using any desktop PC or laptop with a PCIe slot.

The kit enables you to develop and test PCI Express Gen2 x1 lane designs, to test signal quality of the FPGA transceiver using the full-duplex SERDES SMA pairs, to measure the low power consumption of the SmartFusion2 SoC FPGA, and to quickly create a working PCIe link with the included PCIe control plane demo.

The board includes an RJ45 interface to 10/100/1000 Ethernet, 512MB of LPDDR, 64MB SPI Flash, and USB-UART connections, as well as I2C, SPI, and GPIO headers. The kit includes a 12V power supply but can also be powered via the PCIe edge connector. Also included is a free Gold license for the Libero®SoC software toolset to enable FPGA development and to utilize the reference designs made available with the kit. In addition, a FlashPro4 JTAG programmer is included for programming and debugging.

To purchase product(s) or for more information about MicroSemi, SmartFusion2, Evaluation Kits, Development Boards, Systems on Chip, or the M2S-EVAL-KIT, as well as access to the world’s largest available-to-sell inventory, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

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martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com 

Future Electronics Promotes the ZMOTION PIR-based Motion Detection Solutions from Zilog

Montreal, Canada – July 22, 2014 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, promotes Zilog’s ZMOTION PIR-based motion detection solutions.

Zilog o­ffers a wide selection of lens and pyroelectric sensor bundled options for a variety of application needs.

For intrusion applications, the Z8FS021 is ideal for a wide-area intrusion detectors, corridors, curtain & vertical barrier motion detectors, dual mode lighting/intrusion detectors, secure access control, and for stand-alone alarm systems.

For occupancy applications, the Z8FS040 is well suited for lighting control, access control, customer sensing, HVAC control, occupancy sensing, vending applications, automatic displays, proximity, and power management.

To purchase product(s) or for more information about Zilog, ZMOTION, Z8FS021, Z8FS040, lens sensors, pyroelectric sensors, microcontrollers, and development boards, as well as access to the world’s largest available-to-sell inventory, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

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Future Electronics Offers Harting’s DIN 41 612 Connectors

Montreal, Canada – July 21, 2014 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, offers DIN 41 612 connectors from Harting.

With 40 years of development, Harting’s market leading DIN 41 612 connectors offer solutions for today. Offering reduced size with one third length versions, mixed contact types with hybrid connectors, their rugged shell housings address the most demanding applications. Specially loaded variants deliver solutions customized for any customer need.

To purchase product(s) or for more information about Harting, DIN 41 612 Connectors, Solder Termination Connectors, Press In Termination Connectors, Backpanels, and Board to Board Connectors, as well as access to the world’s largest available-to-sell inventory, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

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Future Electronics Offers Micrel’s MIC28304 Series of HyperLight Load® Step Down Power Modules

Montreal, Canada – July 18, 2014 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, offers Micrel’s MIC Series HyperLight Load® step down modules.

The MIC28304 from Micrel is a synchronous step down regulator module, featuring a unique adaptive ON-time control architecture. The module incorporates a DC-to-DC controller, power MOSFETs, bootstrap diode, bootstrap capacitor and an inductor in a single package. The MIC28304 operates over an input supply range from 4.5V to 70V and can be used to supply up to 3A of output current. The output voltage is adjustable down to 0.8V with a guaranteed accuracy of ±1%. The device operates with programmable switching frequency from 200kHz to 600kHz.

Micrel’s HyperLight Load® architecture provides the same high-efficiency and ultra-fast transient response as the Hyper Speed Control™ architecture under medium to heavy loads, but also maintains high efficiency under light load conditions by transitioning to variable frequency, discontinuous-mode operation.

The MIC28304 offers a full suite of protection features. These include undervoltage lockout, internal soft-start, foldback current limit, “hiccup” mode short-circuit protection, and thermal shutdown.

Applications include distributed power systems, as well as industrial, telecom, and automotive.

To purchase product(s) or for more information about Micrel Semiconductor, the MIC28304 Series, Switching Regulators, Buck Topology, HyperLight Load® Step Down, or Power Modules, as well as access to the world’s largest available-to-sell inventory, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

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