Worcester, Mass.Allegro MicroSystems Inc. has introduced an ultra sensitive, Hall-effect switch with latched digital outputs and either unipolar or omnipolar actuation.
The A1171 features operation at low supply currents and voltages, making it well-suited for battery-operated consumer and industrial electronics. Key features include lower minimum Vcc, a small, low-profile package, and push-pull complementary outputs.
The low operating supply voltage of 1.65 V to 3.5 V, and clocking algorithm assist in reducing the average operating power consumption. Power requirements are less than 15µW with a 2.75 V supply.
Allegro's A1171 is currently available in the EW (2 mm x 1.5 mm x 0.4 mm DFN) package.
Pricing: $0.38 in quantities of 1,000.
Availability: 10-12 week typical lead-time to market.
Datasheet: click here.
Allegro MicroSystems, www.allegromicro.com