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Computer Hardware & Peripherals -> Computer Boards & Cards -> Processors & Microcontrollers -> Microcontrollers


Microcontrollers




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Programmable MCU Resolver Kit replaces dedicated conversion ICs.

Texas Instruments, Inc. / Tiris Division    Dallas, TX 75243
Apr 22, 2014 Conserving system expense and space in diverse industrial applications, C2000™ MCU Resolver Kit shows designers how to implement digital conversion using software on programmable C2000 MCUs. Solution replaces dedicated resolver-to-digital chipsets with MCUs while extending functionality by letting MCU handle resolver-to-digital decoding as well as other software-programmable, real-time functions. Kit provides complete hardware and includes software and hardware development packages.

ULP Microcontrollers are available in compact packages.

ULP Microcontrollers are available in compact packages.

Texas Instruments, Inc., Semiconductors    Dallas, TX 75243
Apr 15, 2014 Helping developers conserve board space, MSP430™ ultra-low power (ULP) MCUs include FRAM-based MSP430FR5738 and Flash-based MSP430F51x2 in WLCSPs as small as 2.0 x 2.2 x 0.3 mm. I/O (1.8 V) on MSP430F5229 MCUs enables applications with sensor fusion capabilities, while libraries and support facilitate USB development on MSP430F5528 MCUs in CE applications. Range of 1.8 and 5 V tolerant I/O on MSP430F51x2 MCUs fosters diverse component interface capabilities.

General-Purpose 8-Bit MCUs features Core Independent Peripherals.

Microchip Technology, Inc.    Chandler, AZ 85224 6199
Apr 09, 2014 Available in 14-, 20-, 28-, and 40-/44-pin packages, PIC®16(L)F170X and PIC®16(L)F171X combine intelligent analog and core independent peripherals with eXtreme Low Power (XLP) technology. MCUs integrate 2 Op Amps to drive analog control loops, sensor amplification, and basic signal conditioning. Built-in Zero Cross Detect (ZCD) simplifies TRIAC control and minimizes EMI caused by switching transients, while pin-mapping lets designers designate pinout of peripheral functions.

Development Kit supports mini, low power microcontrollers.

ROHM Semiconductor USA, LLC    San Diego, CA 92121
Apr 08, 2014 Featuring code development and debugging software and hardware, LAPIS Development Kit helps accelerate development of embedded designs that leverage ML610Q100 Series microcontrollers. To start creating circuits and programs, kit routes all I/O pins to prototyping area on development board, providing access to all combined 40 I/O pins, as well as power and ground rails of 2 microcontrollers. Two universal sockets with common pin functions allow interfacing to customer's daughter boards.

Low Power Microcontrollers provide sensor management.

ROHM Semiconductor USA, LLC    San Diego, CA 92121
Mar 17, 2014 Designed to manage, collect, and analyze data from environmental sensors, Models ML610Q793 and ML610Q794G incorporate 8-bit RISC CPU core and 16-bit coprocessor for arithmetic operations, along with analog to digital converters. Devices operate at up to 4 MHz and include 64 KB of Flash for program storage, 4 KB of RAM for program use, and 8 KB of dual port RAM for data logging. Interfaces such as I2C Master/Slave, SPI, GPIO, and UART enable compatibility with many types of sensors.

Evaluation Board integrates Ethernet MAC+PHY.

Evaluation Board integrates Ethernet MAC+PHY.

Texas Instruments, Inc. (TI)    Dallas, TX 75243-4136
Mar 14, 2014 Based on TM4C1294NCPDT MCU, Tiva™ C Series Connected LaunchPad enables engineers to rapidly prototype wide range of cloud-enabled applications. On-board 10/100 Ethernet MAC+PHY provides advanced-line diagnostics for smart identification of cabling issues, while integrated CAN and USB provide high-speed connectivity, allowing creation of seamless gateway solutions. With 2 BoosterPack XL interfaces, designers can expand application reach with sensors, displays, and wireless modules.

Microcontroller Unit provides application oriented control.

Microcontroller Unit provides application oriented control.

Future Technology Devices International Ltd.    Hillsboro, OR 97124-6499
Mar 07, 2014 In addition to four 8-bit DACs and ADCs, Model FT51 incorporates 8051-compatible processor core operating at 48 MHz with 48 MIPS processing capacity. Hardwired USB hub enables cascading of sub-systems to extend system connectivity, facilitating data collection and downloading of complex systems. Other interfaces/ports include USB 2.0 full-speed peripheral, I2C slave and master, as well as SPI slave and master. In addition, IC has 16-bit PWMs on 16 output pins with drive capability from 4–16 mA.

Low-Power MCU incorporates diverse peripheral set.

Atmel Corp.    San Jose, CA 95131
Mar 04, 2014 Based on ARM® Cortex® M0+ MCU, SAM D21 features 48 MHz operation and integrates such features as full-speed, crystal-less USB; I2S; and timers/counters for control applications. Other elements of performance include 2.14 Coremark/MHz, single-cycle IO access, and 6- to 12-channel Event System and DMA. Drawing down to 70 µA/MHz in active mode, MCU includes peripheral set with up to 6 SERCOM modules, configurable as UART/USART, SPI, and I˛C, and peripheral touch controller.

ARM Cortex-M3 Based MCU features embedded graphics from NXP.

Future Electronics    Montreal H9R 5C7  Canada
Jan 17, 2014 Intended for embedded applications, LPC1788 features ARM Cortex-M3 CPU that has 3-stage pipeline, Harvard architecture with separate local instruction and data buses, third bus for peripherals, and internal pre-fetch unit that supports speculative branches. Cortex-M3 core offers debug features and supports block integration. Targeted to operate at up to 100 MHz CPU frequency, MCU also offers flash memory accelerator to accomplish optimal performance when executing code from flash.

SFF Ultra Low Power MCUs foster smart connectivity.

Atmel Corp.    San Jose, CA 95131
Jan 09, 2014 Supplied in 3 x 3 mm WLCSP featuring 49 balls with 0.4 mm pitch, SAM G series ARM® Cortex-M4-based MCUs suit sensor hub and battery-operated applications. SAM G51 and SAM G53 series consume as little as 100 µA/MHz in active mode (7 µA in sleep with SRAM retention), have 48 MHz frequency, and offer wake-up time down to 3 µsec. Along with floating point unit (FPU) option, features include Peripheral Event System, SleepWalking, as well as up to 512 KB Flash and 96 KB SRAM.

Microcontroller Development Board includes GPS/GNSS receiver.

Microcontroller Development Board includes GPS/GNSS receiver.

SkyTraq Technology, Inc.    Hsinchu City 300   Taiwan
Dec 30, 2013 Based on 100 MHz, 32-bit RISC with 16 KB I-Cache and 2 KB D-Cache, NavSpark includes IEEE-754 compliant floating point unit, 1 MB flash memory, and 212 KB SRAM. NavSpark-BD model has GPS/Beidou receiver onboard for smartphone manufacturers, while NavSpark-GL includes GPS/GLONASS receiver. Housed in 7 x 7 mm QFN56 package, Venus822 quad-mode GPS/GNSS processor with extended I/O pins can simultaneously process 34 GPS/GLONASS/Beidou/Galile /QZSS/SBAS signals in parallel.

Dual-Core MCUs offer 800 MIPS of floating point performance.

Texas Instruments, Inc. (TI)    Dallas, TX 75243-4136
Dec 18, 2013 Providing dual-core C28x processing capabilities and dual real-time control accelerators, C2000™ Delfino™ 32-bit F2837xD Series enables designers to develop low-latency systems in computationally demanding control applications. Designers can also consolidate multiple embedded processors into single MCU for applications requiring real-time signal analysis, such as high-end servo drives and solar central inverters. With 4 independent 16-bit ADCs, MCUs can manage multiple analog signals.

Haptics-Enabled MCU enhances HMI experiences.

Texas Instruments, Inc. (TI)    Dallas, TX 75243-4136
Dec 13, 2013 Supporting both Linear Resonant Actuators (LRA) and Eccentric Rotating Machine (ERM) actuators, MSP430TCH5E MCUs let users add vibrational feedback to capacitive touch buttons, sliders, and wheels on mobile and computer accessories, industrial control panels, and consumer electronics. License for Immersion TouchSense® 2200 software, included, lets developers add and tune 122 haptics effects. As object code, haptic technology can be integrated with other applications such as capacitive touch.

Microcontrollers provide single-phase DC motor control.

ROHM Semiconductor USA, LLC    San Diego, CA 92121
Dec 03, 2013 Designed to provide precise control of rotation and speed of single-phase fans and motors, 8-bit Models ML610Q101 and ML610Q102 feature internal oscillator and multiple timers to reduce rotational speed variations, minimizing audible noise. Built-in hysteresis allows differential comparator to monitor Hall element on motor to determine motor speed and direction. Housed in 16-pin, 4 x 4 mm package, MCUs offer noise immunity to ±30 kV in IEC61000-4-2 noise testing.

MCUs (8-bit) offer diverse analog, communication capabilties.

Atmel Corp.    San Jose, CA 95131
Nov 20, 2013 Supplied in 3 x 3 QFN package and respectively featuring 4 and 8 KB of Flash memory, ATtiny441 and ATtiny841 are 14-pin devices with diverse analog and communication capabilities. Along with ADC featuring calibrated multilevel internal analog reference, features include 12 ADC channels, two independent USARTs with wake-up from power down without data loss, SPI interface, and I˛C slave interface. Flexible clocking options include ±2% internal oscillator.

Microcontrollers include 10/100 Ethernet MAC+PHY.

Texas Instruments, Inc. (TI)    Dallas, TX 75243-4136
Nov 05, 2013 Equipped with ARM® Cortex™-M4 processor, USB, and LCD controller, Tiva TM4C129x MCUs help users create highly connected industrial control/HMI products. Users can control outputs and manage multiple events using sensor aggregation capabilities with 10 I2C ports, two 12-bit ADCs, 2 quadrature encoder inputs, 3 on-chip comparators, external peripheral interface, and PWM outputs. To address varying memory needs, MCUs provide 256 KB SRAM and 6 KB EEPROM, along with scalable 512 KB to 1 MB Flash memory.

Microcontrollers feature sensorless motor control technology.

Texas Instruments, Inc. (TI)    Dallas, TX 75243-4136
Aug 26, 2013 With InstaSPIN-FOC technology embedded in read-only-memory, C2000™ Piccolo™ F2802x MCUs can accelerate motor control development while optimizing efficiency of BLDC, PMSM, and AC induction motor-based applications. Housed in 48-pin package with 32 or 64 KB of Flash, microcontrollers can identify, tune, and control any type of 3-phase, synchronous or asynchronous motor. Typical applications include washing machines, compressors, pumps, fans, electric bicycles, tools, and treadmills.

Embedded Flash MCUs leverage ARM® Cortex(TM)-M0+ processor core.

Atmel Corp.    San Jose, CA 95131
Jun 21, 2013 Featuring 12-bit analog and internal oscillators and up to eight 16-bit timer/counters, Atmel® SAM D20 series comprises 14 devices, available in 32-, 48- and 64-pin package options, with 16–256 KB Flash memory. Standard features, in addition to Atmel Event System, include capacitive touch support for button, slider, and wheel capability and proximity sensing. Each device includes 4–6 SERCOM modules, which can be configured from application to act as USART, UART, SPI, and I˛C.

RISC MCUs (32 Bit) combine performance, low power draw.

Fujitsu Semiconductor Europe    Dreieich-Buchschlag D-63303  Germany
Jun 17, 2013 Based on ARM® Cortex™-M4 processor core, FM4 series includes 84 MCUs in MB9B560R/460R/360R/160R series that operate from 3–5 V supplies and offer SRAM, NOR flash, NAND flash, and SDRAM memory options. Ultra-wide bus for onboard flash memory enables read access with no CPU wait state, while integrated DSP and FPU functions provide power for advanced computations. Current required when running RTC mode can be limited to ~1.5 µA, and devices support 100,000 rewrite cycles.

MCU Systems help developers create capacitive touch designs.

Texas Instruments, Inc., Semiconductors    Dallas, TX 75243
May 30, 2013 Operating at less than 1 µA, MSP430™ MCUs are suited for capacitive touch button, slider, wheel, and proximity applications, including portable electronics and household appliances. MSP430 Capacitive Touch Pro GUI enables designers to evaluate, diagnose, and tune capacitive touch designs in real-time. With open source MSP430 Capacitive Touch Software Library, developers can use MSP430G2xx5 Value Line devices and Wolverine MSP430FR58xx/FR59xx devices for capacitive touch applications.




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