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Renesas expands communication timing portfolio for 4G/5G Radio
Renesas Electronics has expanded its communication timing portfolio with three new low phase noise, high frequency RF timing solutions for 4G and 5G radio, and two new combinations to address the need for full signal chain solutions. The new 8V19N850 radio synchroniser and 8V19N880, 8V19N882 JESD204B/C clock jitter attenuators deliver ITU-T compliant network clock synchronisation, phase noise, and high clock frequency.
Renesas extends IoT security leadership for RA family MCUs
Renesas Electronics has announced both PSA Certified Level 2 and Security Evaluation Standard for IoT Platforms (SESIP) certifications for its RA Family of 32-bit Arm Cortex-M microcontrollers (MCUs).
JAXA’s Hayabusa2 Spacecraft enabled by Rad-Hard ICs
Renesas Electronics has announced that its radiation-hardened (rad-hard) integrated circuits (ICs) were onboard the Hayabusa2 spacecraft that returned asteroid samples to Earth in an armored re-entry capsule on 6th December, 2020. Operated by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), Hayabusa2 launched onboard the H-IIA rocket from the Tanegashima Space Center on December 3, 2014.
Duo develop open platform turnkey solution with R-Car SoCs
Renesas Electronics and LUPA-Electronics, an automotive safety solution provider, have announced the EagleCAM module, an open front camera solution, featuring Renesas’ R-Car V3H and R-Car V3M System-on-Chip (SoC) devices. The all-in-one scalable camera platform targets the latest Euro NCAP and C-NCAP requirements, such as automatic emergency braking, forward collision warning, lane keeping assist, and traffic s...
Automotive SoC functional safety tech for CNN accelerator cores
Renesas Electronics has announced the development of processor technologies for automotive Systems-on-Chip (SoCs) used in applications such as Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and Autonomous Driving (AD) systems that aim to optimise both performance and power efficiency while supporting a high level of functional safety.
Renesas and Dialog Semiconductor to join forces
Renesas and Dialog Semiconductor have announced they have reached an agreement on the terms of a recommended all-cash acquisition by Renesas of the entire issued and to be issued share capital of Dialog for EUR 67.50 per share, representing a total equity value of approximately €4.9 billion.
Renesas updates R-Car V3H with improved deep learning performance
Renesas Electronics has introduced an update of its R-Car V3H System-on-Chip (SoC) to deliver significantly improved deep learning performance for smart camera applications, including driver and occupant monitoring systems (DMS / OMS), automotive front cameras, surround view, and auto parking for high volume vehicles up to Level 2+.
Clock generator for next-gen Intel server platforms
Renesas Electronics has announced the availability of the low-jitter 9SQ440 clock generator IC designed for next-generation Intel server platforms used in high performance computing and data centre applications. The latest in a long line of PCIe industry firsts from Renesas, the 9SQ440 is the industry’s first CK440Q-compliant server clock generator. Developed for the Intel CK440Q specification and future Intel Xeon processor ...
MCUs offer 100MHz performance for IoT applications
Renesas Electronics has announced the expansion of its RA4 Series microcontrollers (MCUs) with 12 new RA4M2 Group MCUs. The new devices deliver a combination of very low power consumption, high performance, and enhanced security features that positions them as suitable solutions for industrial and IoT applications.
Clear source PTP Clock Manager software designed for Linux
Renesas Electronics has introduced PTP (Precision Time Protocol) Clock Manager, according to the company, it is the industry’s first Linux-based clock management software, providing an easy-to-use and accessible timing synchronisation solution for telecom networks, including 4G, 5G, and Open Radio Access Network (O-RAN), including both fronthaul and backhaul systems.
Inductive position sensor for automotive motor commutation
Renesas Electronics has launched its magnet-free IPS2550 inductive position sensor. Featuring improved performance and easy customisation, as well as total stray field immunity, and reduced weight and form factor, the IPS2550 is suitable for use as an absolute position sensor for high speed motor commutation in passenger cars, heavy-duty commercial and off-road vehicles as well as motorbikes.
Entry line RA2E1 Group addresses cost-sensitive applications
Renesas Electronics has announced the expansion of its 32-bit RA2 Series microcontrollers (MCUs) with 48 new RA2E1 Group MCUs. Based on the 48MHz Arm Cortex-M23 core, the RA2E1 MCUs are entry-line, single-chip devices with up to 128KB code flash and 16KB SRAM memory.
'Lab on the Cloud' provides instant access to application solutions
Renesas Electronics has announced its new 'Lab on the Cloud' environment where Renesas solutions, including popular evaluation boards, winning combinations and software, are hosted in a remote lab that customers can access and test online. The Lab on the Cloud is accessible here.
RF portfolio to cover signal chain for Macro Base Stations
Renesas Electronics has strengthened its RF portfolio for traditional macro Base Transceiver Stations (BTS) with four new high reliability, high performance devices, offering customers access to a complete RF signal chain solution. This expansion includes the industry’s first quad-channel F4482/1 TX Variable Gain Amplifiers (VGA) and the F011x family of dual-channel first-stage Low Noise Amplifiers (LNA).
New entry-level MPUs enhance scalability of RZ/G2 lineup
Renesas Electronics has announced the expansion of its RZ/G2 general-purpose 64-bit microprocessors (MPUs), delivering improved AI processing for a wide range of applications. The expanded product lineup includes three new entry-level MPU models built around the latest Arm Cortex-A55 core: The RZ/G2L, RZ/G2LC, and RZ/G2UL. Together with the existing mid- to high-end RZ/G2E, RZ/G2N, RZ/G2M, and RZ/G2H MPUs, the total of seven RZ/G2 MPUs ...
Duo collaborate to accelerate connected vehicle development
Renesas Electronics has announced its collaboration with Microsoft to accelerate the development of connected vehicles. Renesas’ R-Car Starter Kit, based on Renesas’ R-Car automotive System-on-Chip (SoC), is now available as a development environment for the Microsoft Connected Vehicle Platform (MCVP). MCVP combines a partner ecosystem with a horizontal platform of Azure cloud, AI and edge services on top of which mobility c...
Renesas and Sequans expand 5G collaboration
Renesas Electronics and Sequans Communications have announced an expansion of their collaboration to include development of 5G modules based on Sequans’ upcoming Taurus 5G platform. Renesas will gain non-exclusive technology access and licensing from Sequans.
Renesas unveils first 60W wireless power receiver IC
Renesas Electronics has introduced the first 60W wireless power receiver, the P9418, to deliver faster wireless charging experiences for smartphones, laptops and notebook devices in the highest power density solution. Featuring Renesas’ exclusive WattShare technology, the highly integrated P9418 wireless power receiver delivers up to 60W of power in a single chip.
ADAS development with R-Car V3U ASIL D System on Chip
Renesas Electronics has unveiled the R-Car V3U - a ASIL D System on Chip (SoC) for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and Automated Driving (AD) systems. Delivering a groundbreaking 60 TOPS with low power consumption for deep learning processing and up to 96,000 DMIPS, the R-Car V3U is built for the performance, safety, and scalability (up and down) demands of ADAS and AD architectures driving next-generation autonomous vehicles.
Indoor air quality sensor enables operation in splash-prone areas
Renesas Electronics has expanded its popular ZMOD4410 Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) sensor platform with the software-configurable IP67-qualified waterproof option for IAQ applications operating in wet or dirty environments such as kitchens, bathrooms, and hospital rooms, where they are frequently exposed to water, oils, and dust.