The wearable electronic device market is growing rapidly with predictions of more than a $10bn market size by 2020. But the devices are small and so are the batteries so you need to be careful and creative to ensure your device has a battery life of months or years instead of days or hours. That […]
Despite the fact that 802.11ad chips are expensive to manufacture, provide a very short range, and are not a recognized international standard, Intel and Qualcomm are still placing bets on the free and open 60 GHz band of 802.11ad. The two companies recently — and successfully — demonstrated multi-gigabit interoperability between their two respective 801.11ad […]
Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS) today announced that the Keysight UXM Wireless Test Set is now fully integrated and supported by WaveStudio, MVG’s OTA dedicated measurement software suite…
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C&K Components has released a new series of microminiature, SMT top-actuated switches that provide low profile, high actuation force (450gf), and high life cycle (500,000) solutions especially designed to meet the demanding size and performance specifications required of portable electronic devices. With a footprint of just 3.5mm x 2.6mm and an ultra-low profile of 1.4mm, […]
The latest surface-mount RF bandpass filters from CTS Corp are designed for use in LTE-U (unlicensed) and LTE-LAA (licensed assisted access). The CTS UPB550A Bandpass Filter has an 0.7dB typical and <1.0dB worst case insertion loss, while providing >= 50dB rejection across all the major FDD bands. This would enable it to meet the receive […]
C&K Components has developed an ultra low profile, top-actuated surface mount switch for use in applications that require ultra-miniature components, including wearable electronics, hearing aids, ear buds, mobile phones, and other portable electronics. Measuring a slight 3.0 x 2.0 x 0.58mm, the new KXT Series momentary action switches are rated for a range of operating […]
Telehealth is becoming a new way of helping people achieve a better quality of life, but the proliferation of wireless technologies has also introduced a personal health and medical device interoperability challenge that has not been seen before. The challenge rests in the need to have several wirelessly equipped devices and end equipments communicate adequately […]