Parts Advantage

Access our robust parts catalog and find the right parts the first time. Dive into your parts data and gain incredible insights.

Part of the Paradata Advantage Suite, Parts Advantage helps design and component engineers find approved parts with minimal risks.

Parts Advantage helps you avoid rework by picking high quality parts to be used in your designs from the beginning.

Screenshot Make Informed Part Selection Decisions Search Bar

Paradata’s golden dataset has millions of parts to select from and offers form, fit, and function part equivalents to help make multi-sourcing easier.

When used in conjunction with Paradata’s BOM Advantage solution, you unlock information like part usage and total demand.

Increase Part Visibility

Visualize part parametric details, part equivalents, part prices, and parts where used* like never before

Improve Selection Decisions

Search the parts or parametrics you need, compare, and then pick the right part for your designs with full confidence

Reduce Design Risk

Strengthen assurance in your designs and reputation through selecting compliant and active parts

Key Features

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Part Summary and Details
Multi-part comparison
Part Usage and History

Robust and Flexible Part Search

Flexible Search - Find the parts you want even if you only know half of the part number.

Parametric and Attribute Search - Find parts that fulfill your design requirements (voltage, resistance, temp., capacitance, manufacturers, MPN, description, etc.).

Comprehensive Part Details

Part Summary - Quickly access important details about a part to make informed decisions: The manufacturer, part number, description, datasheet, lifecycle, RoHS compliance, lead time, and SAQ score (Confidence in information accuracy).

Parametric Drill-down - Visualize parametric details to determine if it will meet your needs.

Price History - Summary of both public and private* price histories at both part and item level.

Part Comparison

Multi-part Comparison - Compare multiple potential part equivalents to see if they meet the requirements you need and choose the right part for your project.

Part Usage*

Visibility - See part usage across company projects and be able to negotiate better prices based on total quantity across team.

Part History - View how data for a part has changed over time.

* These features are only available with the integration of Parts Advantage into BOM Advantage. Customers who purchase BOM Advantage automatically get our Parts Advantage product for full analysis and detail in context of their projects.

Try out our free demo and learn more about our solution