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LPC21XX Phillips Samples

Started by radim100 September 9, 2005
--- In lpc2000@lpc2..., "bigakisgr" <bigakisgr@y...> wrote:
> I received my sample today. I took only 4 days to arrive to
Greece!!!
> I never got any sample from a local distributor. They think that
you
> must first order (or give a promise to order) some billions of
pieces
> to be granted the right to take one sample.
> The only drawback, is that i only received only the 2138. I already
> bought some of them. I did not received the 2148 i requested. Do
> anyone knows why?
> Thank you Phillips. >
> --- In lpc2000@lpc2..., "seangra" <sgraham@o...> wrote:
> > --- In lpc2000@lpc2..., various people wrote:
> >
> > > My samples arrived today ( Sept 15 / 2005 ) 6 days ( 4 working
> > > days ) from time I have ordered them . Shipped from Hong-Kong
to
> > > Western Canada . Everything was free of charge including
shipping
> > > by Fedex. Thank you Phillips - good service - keep it up !!!
> >
> > > Just a "me too" to say mine have arrived today (Monday) 7 days
(5
> > > working days). I ordered 2xLPC2138 and 2xLPC2148. Only the
2138s
> > > arrived though. 2 chips, in strange (but secure) square chip
> > > holders, inside an antistatic bag, inside a cardboard box,
> > > inside a jiffy bag, inside a FedEx Tyvek bag. All the way from
> > > Hong Kong! Good speed, but must have cost a fortune with all
> > > that packing, and all the way from HK.
> >
> > > What a dream... to Brazil (my country) nobody sends samples.
> > > Sometimes Texas send some, but with a lot of restrictions. I
> > > allways have to buy some on Farnell to start working. It is
> > > possible to get samples from local distributors, but if you
are a
> > > small design center (like me) it's very hard to obtain
samples...
> >
> > > I ordered some LPC213x.Shipped from Hong Kong to Brazil via
Fedex.
> > > You need to wait 2 weeks. Thank you Philips.
> >
> >
> > Just another Me Too as well, I asked for 2x2438, 2x2338 and
2x2292
> > (not sure which route I wanted to go), and 4 business days later
I
> > received 2x2338 the same, in static bag, in box, in bubble
envelope,
> > in fedex envelope, from Honk Kong. I figured that because I
asked
> > for too many (even though it clearly says on the website that 6
is
> > the "respectable" limit) that they only send me 2. So I put in
a
> > request for 2x2438 (can't even buy those locally), but then the
next
> > day I got another shipment with 2x2292, same packaging, same
> > source. I wonder why they didn't ship them all at the same time?
> >
> > I also put in a samples request from Atmel (SAM7S series) and
got a
> > phone call from All American wanting to talk about volumes,
etc.
> > Philips just sent them without any trouble at all. Thanks
Philips!

They may come later . Mine have come in two shippments within 2 days
apart.


An Engineer's Guide to the LPC2100 Series

--- In lpc2000@lpc2..., "bigakisgr" <bigakisgr@y...> wrote:
> I received my sample today. I took only 4 days to arrive to Greece!!!
> I never got any sample from a local distributor. They think that you
> must first order (or give a promise to order) some billions of pieces
> to be granted the right to take one sample.
> The only drawback, is that i only received only the 2138. I already
> bought some of them. I did not received the 2148 i requested. Do
> anyone knows why?
> Thank you Phillips.

It's possible the 2148s aren't in large quantity production, and are
only being sent to long term customers.

Mike


--- In lpc2000@lpc2..., "Mike" <yahoo@d...> wrote:

> Just a "me too" to say mine have arrived today (Monday) 7 days (5
> working days). I ordered 2xLPC2138 and 2xLPC2148. Only the 2138s
> arrived though. 2 chips, in strange (but secure) square chip holders,
> inside an antistatic bag, inside a cardboard box, inside a jiffy bag,
> inside a FedEx Tyvek bag. All the way from Hong Kong!

Just a brief followup to say the 2xLPC2148 arrived today! Cheers Philips!

Mike