RS Components: new distribution agreement

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From left to right:Robert Maycroft, RS Components; Colin Eddy, RS Components; Lance Hemmings, RS Components; Tom Liang, Jorjin Technologies; Chris Bryson, Jorjin Technologies; Jean-Francois Barati, Jorjin Technologies.
From left to right:Robert Maycroft, RS Components; Colin Eddy, RS Components; Lance Hemmings, RS Components; Tom Liang, Jorjin Technologies; Chris Bryson, Jorjin Technologies; Jean-Francois Barati, Jorjin Technologies.
From left to right:Robert Maycroft, RS Components; Colin Eddy, RS Components; Lance Hemmings, RS Components; Tom Liang, Jorjin Technologies; Chris Bryson, Jorjin Technologies; Jean-Francois Barati, Jorjin Technologies.

RS Components and Allied Electronics (trading brands of Electrocomponents) have introduced a new range of wireless modules and system-in-package devices, under an exclusive distribution agreement with Jorjin Technologies of Taiwan. The Jorjin portfolio – explains RS in a official note – enables RS and Allied customers to accelerate time to market and deliver competitively priced Internet of Things, audio, and other applications leveraging Bluetooth Smart and Wi-Fi connectivity. “Partnering with Jorjin significantly extends our portfolio of wireless solutions, which covers all of the major communication technologies and comprises a wide range of high-performing products that deliver excellent value for customers”, said Jon Boxall, Global Head of Semiconductors at Electrocomponents. RS and Allied are initially adding six Jorjin wireless modules to their portfolios, including the latest WA6800-00 25mmx50mm audio-visual wireless module with USB and wireless DLNA connectivity, and the associated WA6800-C0 baseboard. Also available are WG7801-D0 and WG7831-D0 Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi/Bluetooth SiP modules, WG1400-00 module with Wi-Fi and IoT technologies integrated, WG7831-DELFA Wi-Fi/Bluetooth module for general-purpose applications, and optional evaluation boards where applicable. These products are available from RS across EMEA and selected APAC countries, and in North America via Allied Electronics.