Arrow signs worldwide distribution deal with InvenSense
MEMS sensors from InvenSense are now available from Arrow Electronics, following a global distribution agreement. The deal extends the two companies exisiting arrangement covering Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), extending InvenSense’s MEMS based products available from the distributor to companies in the Americas and Asia-Pacific regions.
InvenSense’s MEMS sensors are used in consumer electronics, automotive, IoT and industrial sectors. The company’s product range includes accelerometers, gyroscopes, compasses, microphones, pressure, as well as ultrasonic 3D-sensing technologies. Arrow offers a range of products and services that assist businesses in transforming their ideas into full production, including industry 4.0, industrial IoT, AI, security, automotive, and the cloud. Arrow offers a range of components, systems on module, and evaluation boards to market-ready solutions.
The support is something that InvenSense is hoping to exploit. “Arrow’s extensive worldwide network of embedded engineers enables InvenSense to expand the served available market for all of our MEMS sensor platform and solutions,” said Scott Deutsch, general manager and vice president of worldwide sales and marketing at InvenSense. “Arrow’s programs – focused on the future of new technologies, new materials and new ideas that help customers, partners and employees merge what’s possible with what’s practical—fits directly in line with InvenSense’s strategies,” he added.
MEMS sensors can be used in smartphones, virtual reality headsets, robotics, automotive design, IoT devices and wearable devices.
InvenSense is a TDK Group company, specialising in MEMS sensor platforms for the consumer electronics and industrial areas markets, offering integrated motion, sound and ultrasonic solutions. In addition to MEMS sensors, it provides ultrasonic 3D-sensing with proprietary algorithms and firmware that intelligently process, synthesise and calibrate the output of sensors.
InvenSense’s motion tracking, ultrasonic, audio, fingerprint, location platforms and services can be found in mobile, wearables, smart home, industrial, automotive and IoT products.