Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas announced the i.MX53 Quick Start Break-Out with 7-inch LCD and PCAP (Projected Capacitive) Touch Kit. The Avnet-designed kit offers embedded system developers an alternative to existing Freescale i.MX53 Quick Start Board expansion options. The projected capacitive touch overlay provides enhanced touch ruggedness. It is ideal for outdoor or industrial environments. The i.MX53 Quick Start Break-out with 7-inch LCD and PCAP Touch Kit is available now for $499.
Microchip Technology introduced their Low-Cost Controllerless (LCC) Graphics PICtail Plus Daughter Board. The Microchip LCC Graphics PICtail Plus Daughter Board enables the development of graphics applications without an external graphics controller. The LCC Graphics PICtail Plus Daughter Board (part # AC164144) is available now for $89.99.