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Multi-GNSS receiver with embedded security gives exceptional accuracy and reliability for even the most advanced applications

Basingstoke, UK – 18 February 2015 – Alpha Micro has announced the availability of the u-blox M8 with new 3.01 firmware, a multi-GNSS receiver platform with a -167dBm sensitivity (dynamic 5m/sec), providing a 2m position accuracy. It has been designed to let OEMs create advanced automotive navigation, drive recorder, emergency call systems, drone positioning, and other such [...]

February 18th, 2016|

FTDI’s FT51A Series of 8-bit MCU with USB hub ICs and modules available through Alpha Micro

Basingstoke, UK – 26 January 2016 – Alpha Micro has announced the availability of FTDI’s FT51A Series of 8-bit microcontrollers with two development modules. The FT51A is an 8051 compatible MCU that integrates USB device and hub port capabilities to deliver an enhanced IO bridging functionality on 8-bit architectures. The devices allow for cascading distributed [...]

January 26th, 2016|

Serial to Ethernet adaptor gives plug and play internet connectivity

Basingstoke, UK – 9 December 2015 – Alpha Micro Components’ NetPort II is a plug and play Serial to Ethernet adaptor that enables any device or machine with a serial port to instantly and securely connect to internal networks and the web. The cable adaptor includes RS-232, RS-485 as well as Power over Ethernet (PoE) options [...]

December 9th, 2015|

GainSpan Concurrent mode Wi-Fi modules now available from Alpha Micro

Basingstoke, UK – 25 November 2015 – Alpha Micro today announced that the GainSpan line-up of Wi-Fi wireless modules are now being shipped with a concurrent mode feature. Ideally suited to provisioning wireless connectivity for a broad range of IoT applications, the GS2000-based modules can now operate currently in Wi-Fi station (infrastructure) and access point [...]

November 24th, 2015|

FTDI FT81x development modules now available from Alpha Micro

Basingstoke, UK – November 2015 – Alpha Micro today announced the availability of the VM810C50 family of compact HMI development modules from FTDI Chip. Based around FTDI’s FT81x series of high resolution embedded video engine (EVE) devices, the VM810C50A-D features a 5 inch WVGA 800 x 480 TFT display together with a resistive touch controls. [...]

November 3rd, 2015|