Digi-Key Corporation to Distribute InvenSense Products Globally Business Wire THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA -- July 10, 2013 Global 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'sglobal websites. 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 at www.digikey.com. With over 860,000 products in stock, an impressive selection of online resources, and the logistical advantage of more than 800,000 square feet of expandable distribution space, Digi-Key continues to move forward, affirming its commitment to stocking the broadest range of electronic components in the industry and providing the best service possible to its customers. Digi-Key’s totally integrated, Internet-engaged business model, coupled with its industry-leading breadth of components available for immediate shipment anywhere in the world from a single location, clearly differentiates Digi-Key from all other distributors. Digi-Key offers customers a unique approach to a high-mix, low volume production business strategy by transferring much inventory risk and carrying costs from the customer to Digi-Key. From Prototype to Production^®, Digi-Key has the components and resources necessary to grow your business to the next level. Digi-Key’s online offerings and resources include: PTM^® product training modules; TechZone^SM technology zones; Another Geek Moment videos; Digi-Key toolbar; SupplyChainHQ^SM for electronics buyers; TechXchange^SM; a Mobile and Social Center; the Scheme-it^® online schematic design tool; a Reference Design Library; and the Dynamic Catalog^®. Additional information and access to Digi-Key’s broad product offering is available at www.digikey.com. About InvenSense InvenSense Inc. (NYSE: INVN) is the world’s leading provider ofMotionTracking^™solutions for consumer electronic devices. The company’s patentedNFPlatform and patent-pending MotionFusion^™ technology address the emerging needs of many mass-market consumer applications via improved performance, accuracy, and intuitive motion- and gesture-based interfaces. InvenSense technology can be found in consumer electronic products including smartphones, tablets, gaming devices, optical image stabilization, and remote controls for Smart TVs. The company’s MotionTracking products are also being integrated into a number of industrial applications. InvenSense is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California and has offices in China, Taiwan, Korea, Japan, and Dubai. More information can be found atwww.invensense.com. 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Digi-Key Corporation to Distribute InvenSense Products Globally
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