Digi-Key Announces Stock on STMicroelectronics Evaluation Boards and Kits

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - August 13, 2009

Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, announced today it is now stocking STMicroelectronics wide range of evaluation boards and kits.

Featured in Digi-Key's print and online catalogs, these products are available for purchase and immediate shipment on Digi-Key's global websites.

STMicroelectronics' evaluation boards are classified as follows:

  • Product evaluation boards – help designers evaluate the features and performance of selected products.
  • System evaluation boards – propose optimized and tested solutions for application designs.
  • Sample and promotion kits – propose a selection of similar or complementary products.

Product families available for STMicroelectronics' product evaluation boards and kits include amplifier and comparators ICs, audio, communication and connectivity ICs, imaging, lighting ICs, microcontrollers, motion sensors (MEMS), motor control ICs, power management ICs, RF power, and touch sensor ICs. System evaluation boards are available for automotive, communication, computer and peripheral, consumer, industrial, and security and smartcard applications.

"Digi-Key is committed to stocking products that reduce time to market and make design engineers' jobs easier, and to that end, we are very pleased to make available STMicroelectronics' extensive line of evaluation boards," said Dave Doherty, Digi-Key vice president of semiconductor product.

About Digi-Key Corporation

Digi-Key Corporation, based in Thief River Falls, Minn., is a global, full-service provider of both prototype/design and production quantities of electronic components, offering more than three million products from over 650 quality name-brand manufacturers. With over one million products in stock and an impressive selection of online resources, Digi-Key is committed to stocking the broadest range of electronic components in the industry and providing the best service possible to its customers. Additional information and access to Digi-Key's broad product offering is available on the Digi-Key Website.