Digi-Key Corporation Announces Stock on XpressO® Oscillators from Fox Electronics

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - September 17, 2010

Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, today announced it has stock on Fox Electronics line of application specific XpressO® oscillators.

Pre-configured to precise application-specific requirements in an industry standard 7 mm by 5 mm package, these oscillators are now available for purchase on Digi-Key's global websites and will be featured in future print and online catalogs.

Designed to meet the needs of Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) and 10GbE applications, the series is the first to combine Fox's patented XpressO technology with specific characteristics to meet the demanding needs of 3.3-volt (+/-5% standard) Ethernet-specific applications to ensure the best performance without the wait associated with custom products.

XpressO technology offers fast delivery of low jitter, small package size, and multiple frequency and output options at a low cost. XpressO oscillators utilize a family of proprietary application specific integrated circuits (ASICs) with a key focus on noise reduction.

Digi-Key Corporation focuses on providing customers with superior service, which includes product selection and availability, on-time delivery, and responsiveness. Using leading-edge processes and state-of-the-art technologies, Digi-Key serves a global customer base from its 600,000 square foot facility in Thief River Falls, Minnesota, USA.

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.