[Introduction]Digi-Key Electronics, a global distributor of in-stock Electronic components with a wide range of supply and ultra-fast shipping, has announced a global distribution agreement with SPARK Microsystems to provide ultra-low power consumption for high-performance personal area network and Internet of Things connected devices. wireless communication devices.

Digi-Key Electronics, a global distributor of the most extensive and fast-moving off-the-shelf electronic components, announced today that it has entered into a global distribution agreement with SPARK Microsystems to provide ultra-low-power wireless communication devices for high-performance personal area networks and IoT-connected devices. .

Leveraging its patented technology, SPARK Microsystems brings the next generation of ultra-wideband wireless transceivers to market, helping customers around the world create next-generation wireless products.

Digi-Key Announces Global Distribution Agreement with SPARK Microsystems

A size comparison of SPARK Microsystems’ SR1000 UWB IC family, now available from Digi-Key Electronics, helping customers around the world create next-generation wireless products.

David Stein, Vice President of Global Vendor Management at Digi-Key, said: “We are excited to offer SPARK Microsystems’ cutting-edge ultra-wideband technology to our global customer base. We know that our customers have always been the world’s innovation drivers. With SPARK Microsystems Disruptive products, they can introduce more flexible, lower latency and more energy efficient wireless solutions.”

Tom Spade, Chief Revenue Officer, SPARK Microsystems, said: “SPARK Microsystems’ distribution partnership with Digi-Key opens up access to global markets for SPARK Microsystems’ products. Through Digi-Key’s renowned platform, we have access to the global design community, especially those like industries like AR/VR, audio, gaming and IoT sensors.”

The SPARK SR1000 UWB IC family enables next-generation wireless products with features including:

● Up to 10 Mbps data transfer rate at 1.5 nJ/bit

● Unmatched versatility, including 2 mW power consumption at 1 Mbps transmit and receive, down to 6 μW at 1 Kbps

● Ultra-short wireless latency (50 µs at 1 Kb)

● 30 cm time-of-flight positioning accuracy

About SPARK Microsystems

SPARK Microsystems, a fabless semiconductor company, is a leader in the evolution of high-performance personal area network and IoT-connected devices toward ultra-low-power wireless communications. With its patented technology, SPARK Microsystems brings to market next-generation ultra-wideband wireless transceivers that improve power consumption and latency metrics by orders of magnitude, enabling more accurate ranging and positioning, while providing superior performance over competing technologies. higher data rates.

About Digi-Key Electronics

Digi-Key Electronics is a global electronic components, a global comprehensive service authorized distributor of electronic components, headquartered in Thief River Falls, Minnesota, USA, and distributes manufacturers from more than 2200 quality brands more than 10.2 million products from merchants. Digi-Key also offers a wide variety of online resources such as EDA and design tools, datasheets, reference designs, instructional articles and videos, multimedia libraries, and more. 24/7 technical support via email, phone and live chat.

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