Entries by RF Design

New active Doubler Modules Produce High Power from 4 to 30 GHz

Courtesy of Marki Microwave : New active Doubler Modules Produce High Power from 4 to 30 GHz Marki Microwave’s two new unique frequency doublers provide wide output bandwidths, high output power and high harmonic suppressions. The ADA-0416 output spans 4 to 16 GHz and the ADA-1030 covers 10 to 30 GHz. Both are active devices accepting […]

Round-up of RF Quick Connect/Quick Disconnect Connectors

Courtesy of Pasternack : Round-up of RF Quick Connect/Quick Disconnect Connectors From Threaded to Quick The technology for RF threaded connectors began in the early days of UHF communications and, since that time, other RF connectors have been developed to meet the needs of advancing technologies in the communications industry. In the early 1990’s, RF manufactures […]

Adero uses Nordic’s nRF52 Series SoCs running Zephyr RTOS in its first intelligent organization product suite

Courtesy of Nordic Semiconductor : Adero uses Nordic’s nRF52 Series SoCs running Zephyr RTOS Nordic and Adero collaborate on the Zephyr RTOS project and make available the world’s first open source, fully-qualified and production-ready Bluetooth Low Energy stack deployed in the ‘Adero Intelligent Organization’ product suite based on the nRF52840 and nRF52810 SoCs Nordic Semiconductor today announces […]

In the IoT, small things can make a big difference

Courtesy of u-blox : In the IoT, small things can make a big difference The Internet of Things (IoT) is more than the sum of its parts, even if those parts are expected to number in the tens of billions within this decade alone. The size, shape and scope of those things will vary massively, but […]

Nordic Semiconductor rolls out its unique nRF91 Series cellular IoT module to all customers and makes cellular IoT accessible to any application

Courtesy of Nordic Semiconductor rolls out its unique nRF91 Series cellular IoT module The nRF9160 – which will be available within the next 24 hours from major global distributors such as Digi-Key Electronics, Mouser Electronics, and Premier Farnell (amongst others) – is significantly smaller, lower power, and has more security features than any other cellular […]

EM Research ZFR Series – Small Frequency Synthesizer

Courtesy of EM Research : ZFR Series – Small Frequency Synthesizer Small Step Programmable Frequency Synthesizer Wide Bandwidth Small Step Size Fast-Switching Low Phase Noise Welcome to EM Research’s spotlight product, our exceptional ZFR programmable frequency synthesizer series. ZFR frequency synthesizers can be configured for fast-switching capable of 120µs switch speeds over 4 octaves of bandwidth. They can […]

u-blox and MBC develop the world’s first fully integrated L1/L2 RTK solution for centimeter-level positioning applications

Courtesy of u-blox and MBC develop the world’s first fully integrated L1/L2 RTK solution for centimeter-level positioning applications MBC’s MRP‑2000 positioning solution integrates the u‑blox ZED‑F9P high precision GNSS module. Thalwil, Switzerland – December 11, 2018 – u‑blox (SIX:UBXN), a global provider of leading positioning and wireless communication technologies, has announced the results of its collaboration […]

Antenna Polarization Options via Pasternack

Courtesy of Pasternack : Antenna Polarization Options Antenna polarization may be one of the least understood properties of a wireless signal. If you are installing many antennas in one location, like on a tower, polarization is an important piece of the puzzle that you’ll need to take into consideration. Here we give you a quick overview on antenna […]

Bluetooth Low Energy wearable monitors heart rate, sleep, and activity data while supporting mesh network control of smart-home devices and secure payment functionality

Courtesy of Nordic Semiconductor : Bluetooth Low Energy wearable monitors heart rate, sleep, and activity data while supporting mesh network control ‘Lifesense Band 5’ employs Nordic’s nRF52840 SoC to act as the device’s central processor, managing sleep and motion sensor algorithm implementation, and enabling Bluetooth mesh networking Nordic Semiconductor today announces that Zhongshan, China-based smart healthcare […]

‘Currant WiFi Smart Outlet’ with Bluetooth Low Energy and Wi-Fi employs artificial intelligence to monitor and manage power usage and reduce energy costs

Courtesy of Nordic Semiconductor : Currant WiFi Smart Outlet with Bluetooth Low Energy and Wi-Fi employs artificial intelligence The new smart outlet employs Nordic’s nRF52832 SoC to act as the device’s central processor and provide wireless connectivity to the user’s smartphone or tablet Nordic Semiconductor today announces that Califronia-based smart home solutions company, Currant, has selected […]