Digi-Key Corporation to Distribute InvenSense Products Globally

diigGlobal electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, today announced the signing of a global distribution agreement with InvenSense, the leading provider of MotionTracking™ devices for consumer electronics products such as smartphones, tablets, game controllers, smart TVs, and wearable sensors.

Motion Interface is rapidly becoming a key function in every consumer electronics device as it provides a more intuitive way for consumers to interact with their electronic devices by tracking their motions in free space and delivering these motions as input commands. InvenSense is the first and only company that delivers turnkey Motion Interface solutions with fully integrated MotionTracking™ devices, robust MotionFusion™ algorithms, and in-use calibration firmware.

“Motion sensing technology is found in nearly every facet of our daily lives, as we become more and more tech dependent,” noted Mark Zack, Digi-Key’s Vice President for Global Semiconductor Product. “InvenSense has found a unique niche within the technology market and their innovative product provides tremendous value to our global customers. We are extremely pleased to add their exciting portfolio of motion sensing solutions to our broad line card.”

As a result of InvenSense’s modular and scalable platform architecture, their current and planned products span increasing levels of integration, from standalone single-chip gyroscopes to fully integrated multi-sensor, multi-axis digital MotionTracking™ solutions.

“The addition of Digi-Key as a key distributor of our products provides the ability for customers to quickly receive delivery of InvenSense’s parts around the world. Digi-Key supports our commitment to meet the design needs of a diverse customer base through an extremely easy to use and flexible channel,” said Dan Goehl, InvenSense’s Vice President of Worldwide Sales. “As the leading provider of MotionTracking solutions for consumer electronic and industrial applications, InvenSense is committed to continuously expanding its global presence and service.”

InvenSense’s complete portfolio of MEMS MotionTracking SoC solutions and evaluation boards is now in stock and available for purchase on Digi-Key’s global websites.