Future Electronics Announces Availability of New VSMD66694 Dual-Color IR Emitting Diodes from Vishay

Montreal, Canada – July 7, 2016 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, has announced availability of Vishay’s new VSMD66694 dual-color IR emitting diodes.

Vishay Intertechnology recently introduced a new dual-color IR emitting diode designed to save space in wearable devices and medical patient monitoring systems. Offered in a compact 2 mm by 2 mm by 0.87 mm package, the VSMD66694 features wavelengths of 660 nm (red) and 940 nm (IR), and is built on SurfLight technology for best-in-class radiant power of 9.5 mW and 8.5 mW, respectively.

The VSMD66694 dual-color IR emitting diode can replace two leaded diodes with one component in a surface-mount package, and can be easily combined with any custom-designed lens system. Balanced radiant power at red and IR wavelengths provides balanced signal levels.

Typical applications for Vishay’s VSMD66694 dual-color IR emitting diodes include SpO2 and pulse rate monitoring in wearable devices and medical patient monitoring systems.

For more information about VSMD66694 dual-color IR emitting diodes and other Vishay products available through Future Electronics, 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 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics 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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