Texas Instruments announced the LMP92064 IC. It is the industry’s first digital current sensor and voltage monitor with simultaneous sampling and SPI interface. The TI LMP92064 is available now in a 16-pin, 5-mm x 4-mm WSON package for a suggested retail price of $1.99 in 1,000-unit quantities. The LMP92064 is ideal for applications where precise power monitoring is crucial, such as communications infrastructure applications, including telecom, servers and central office equipment.
Touchstone Semiconductor is offering free demo boards to engineers. The promotion includes Touchstone’s entire portfolio of high-performance analog products, including the 0.8V, 0.6µA TS1001 operational amplifier, and the new TS9001-1 and TS9001-2 ultra low-power voltage monitor ICs. The free demo boards offer will be available until September 30, 2011. Engineers will need a valid corporate email address to take advantage of free demo boards promotion.