PAN4620 Radio Module and EKMB/EKMC PIR Sensors from Panasonic Featured in FTM by Future Electronics

Summary: Future Electronics is featuring Panasonic’s PAN4620 dual-mode radio module and EKMB/EKMC low-profile PIR motion sensors in the latest issue of Future Technology Magazine.

Montreal, Canada – January 07, 2020 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, is featuring new motion sensors and radio modules from Panasonic in the latest issue of Future Technology Magazine (FTM).

Panasonic’s EKMB and EKMC series now include new low-profile Passive Infrared (PIR) motion sensors. Featuring a new lens design, the low-profile PIR sensors are 10.9mm high, while regular EKMC and EKMB products are 14.4mm high, and they have a detection range of 5m.

EKMB and EKMC PIR motion sensors are an ideal solution for lighting controls, thermostats, HVAC units, smart home equipment, IoT devices, IP cameras, surveillance systems, and digital signage.

Panasonic’s PAN4620 is a dual-mode radio module which enables simultaneous and independent connections over Bluetooth Low Energy and Thread or other 2.4GHz IEEE 802.15.4 wireless networks.

The module incorporates all the required hardware elements, including a chip antenna, and the protocol software, providing a simple and quick way for OEMs to implement wireless connectivity in devices for applications such as smart homes and building automation.

Panasonic also provides an evaluation board for its combination 802.15.4 and Bluetooth radio module. The compact PAN4620 daughterboard provides access to all the module’s pins. It also features an on-board LED, three user buttons and a Micro-USB connector.

Future Technology Magazine is the flagship publication of Future Electronics, and is geared toward engineers and buyers looking to keep up with the latest developments in the industry. FTM comes out eight times per year, and each issue is packed with new product information, application notes, and detailed technical views from Future’s Advanced Engineers and other industry experts. The magazine is available in both digital and print editions.

Click www.FutureElectronics.com/subscribe to subscribe to Future Technology Magazine. To see the entire portfolio of Panasonic products available through Future Electronics, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, recognized for providing customers with global supply chain solutions, custom-tailored engineering services and a comprehensive suite of passives and semiconductor products. Founded by Robert Miller in 1968, Future Electronics has over 5,500 employees and operates in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with a unified IT infrastructure that delivers real-time inventory availability and access to customers. With the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities, 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 H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
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514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

BM71-XPRO BLE Board from Microchip Featured in THE EDGE by Future Electronics

Summary: Future Electronics is featuring Microchip’s BM71-XPRO board for BLE functionality in this month’s edition of THE EDGE.

Montreal, Canada – December 27, 2019 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, is featuring the new BLE functionality board for XPRO tools from Microchip in the latest edition of THE EDGE.

The BM71-XPRO board is designed to easily add Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) functionality to your XPRO development tools. It can be used as an extension to your favourite SAMx or AVRx XPRO boards, or it can be used standalone. The BM71 XPRO is fully supported within Atmel Studio, with example code in ASF3.

THE EDGE is the latest e-newsletter from Future Electronics, and is geared toward engineers and buyers looking for new or leading-edge products. THE EDGE comes out twice per month, and each edition features product information, datasheets and videos showcasing the most advanced new technology in a specific area, such as sensing, lighting, or automotive.

Visit www.FutureElectronics.com/subscribe to receive the latest issues of THE EDGE newsletter, and stay up to date with the newest consumer and wearable technologies. To see the entire portfolio of Microchip products available through Future Electronics, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, recognized for providing customers with global supply chain solutions, custom-tailored engineering services and a comprehensive suite of passives and semiconductor products. Founded by Robert Miller in 1968, Future Electronics has over 5,500 employees and operates in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with a unified IT infrastructure that delivers real-time inventory availability and access to customers. With the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities, 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.

Media Contact
Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com

514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

Future Electronics and ON Semiconductor to Host Free Webinar on Bluetooth Low Energy for IoT

Summary: Future Electronics and ON Semiconductor will host a free webinar on Bluetooth Low Energy Technology for IoT Applications at 2:00 pm EST on December 6th, 2018. 

Montreal, Canada – November 27, 2018 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, and ON Semiconductor, a leading supplier of semiconductor-based solutions, are hosting a free webinar on Bluetooth® Low Energy Technology for Ultra-Low Power IoT Applications at 2:00 pm EST/11:00 am PST on December 6th, 2018.

ON Semiconductor’s RSL10 System on Chip (SoC) and System in Package (SiP) devices offer the easiest way to bring the industry’s lowest power Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) technology to wireless applications. The RSL10 SiP features an integrated antenna, RSL10 radio SoC, and all passive components in one miniature solution. Pre-certified to all worldwide wireless regulations (FCC, CE, IC, MIC, KC), the RSL10 is ready to use and doesn’t require any additional RF design considerations.

The BLE webinar will be led by ON Semiconductor Applications Engineer Larry Zhu. Webinar attendees will learn about the key features of the RSL10 product family and development tools, and will be shown a range of success stories and application examples that demonstrate the breadth of its capabilities.

Participants will also be introduced to key design considerations and requirements for developing low power IoT applications across different industries, using examples developed with ON Semiconductor’s IoT Development Kit (IDK).

Attendees can fill out a survey at the end of the webinar for the chance to receive one of 20 free RSL10-SIP-001GEVB dev boards.

Click here to register for the Bluetooth Low Energy for IoT webinar. If you’re unable to attend the live webinar, you can still register, and a link to the on-demand recording will be sent to you.

For more information about ON Semiconductor products and to order from a wide range of IoT solutions, visit www.FutureElectronics.com. 

About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, recognized for providing customers with global supply chain solutions, custom-tailored engineering services and a comprehensive suite of passives and semiconductor products. Founded by Robert Miller in 1968, Future Electronics has over 5,500 employees and operates in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with a unified IT infrastructure that delivers real-time inventory availability and access to customers. With the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities, 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. 

Media Contact
Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com

514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com

RSL10 BLE SIP from ON Semiconductor Featured in THE EDGE by Future Electronics

Montreal, Canada – November 27, 2018 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, is featuring the new RSL10 BLE SIP from ON Semiconductor in the latest edition of THE EDGE.

ON Semiconductor’s RSL10 SIP is a complete Bluetooth® Low Energy wireless system-in-package including a 2.4GHz radio transceiver, antenna and passive components. This is the easiest way to implement the industry’s lowest power Bluetooth 5 Low Energy technology in wireless communication applications.

THE EDGE is the latest e-newsletter from Future Electronics, and is geared toward engineers and buyers looking for new or leading-edge products. THE EDGE comes out twice per month, and each edition features product information, datasheets and videos showcasing the most advanced new technology in a specific area, such as sensing, lighting, or automotive.

Click here to view the most recent edition of THE EDGE, featuring the latest in IoT and connectivity solutions. To see the entire portfolio of On Semiconductor products available through Future Electronics, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

 

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, recognized for providing customers with global supply chain solutions, custom-tailored engineering services and a comprehensive suite of passives and semiconductor products. Founded by Robert Miller in 1968, Future Electronics has over 5,500 employees and operates in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with a unified IT infrastructure that delivers real-time inventory availability and access to customers. With the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities, 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.

 

Media Contact

Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
FUTURE ELECTRONICS
www.FutureElectronics.com

 

514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)
Fax: 514-630-2671
martin.gordon@FutureElectronics.com