Renesas extends RA MCU family with RA6T1 MCU group
Renesas Electronics has announced the extension of its microcontroller (MCU) portfolio designed for motor control applications targeting smart homes, industrial automation, and building automation. Featuring a rich set of peripheral functions and AI-based failure detection, the four new RA6T1 MCU group are the latest members of Renesas’ rapidly expanding Arm-based RA Family, and the first RA MCUs designed for the unique needs of motor ...
PIC18-Q41 MCUs solve analogue system design challenges
Sensor-based Internet of Things (IoT) applications rely on a combination of analogue functionality and digital control capability to meet a challenging list of requirements including low cost, small size, performance and low power. Addressing this challenge through a focus on increased microcontroller (MCU) integration, Microchip Technology has announced the PIC18-Q41 and AVR DB MCU families.
Stellar automotive MCUs for multiple applications
STMicroelectronics has revealed further details of its Stellar automotive microcontrollers (MCUs) to show how the devices ensure reliable and deterministic execution of multiple independent real-time applications.
STM32WB dual-core wireless MCUs for thread connectivity
STMicroelectronics has expanded the STM32WB portfolio of dual-core multi-protocol microcontrollers (MCUs) by introducing the STM32WB35 and STM32WB30 Value Line, giving designers more flexibility to target cost-conscious market opportunities.
Tachyum Prodigy moves closer to volume production
Tachyum says it has met its goal of volume production of the Prodigy Universal Processor in 2021 by achieving 96% of silicon designed and layout completed, with only a stable netlist layout to go before the final netlist and tape out.
Wireless MCUs simplify IoT designs
The CC3230S/CC3230SF SimpleLink Wi-Fi wireless microcontrollers (MCUs) from Texas Instruments are now being shipped by Mouser Electronics.
Trust&GO WiFi MCU module with advanced peripheral options
As the IoT expands beyond home automation and drives deeper into home control and grows in building and industrial automation, the need for highly integrated, reliable and secured Industrial IoT (IIoT) connectivity is greater than ever. Microchip Technology has announced a WiFi microcontroller (MCU) module with Microchip’s Trust&GO-enabled verifiable identity.
Neural network accelerator chip enables IoT AI in battery-powered devices
The MAX78000 low-power neural network accelerated microcontroller from Maxim Integrated Products, has aimed to move artificial intelligence (AI) to the edge without performance compromises in battery-powered internet of things (IoT) devices.
IoT lifecycle management solution MCUs with Trusted Firmware-M
Infineon has found a way to help IoT device makers reduce firmware development risks and accelerate time-to-market with a highly integrated IoT lifecycle management solution. This solution combines the well-known PSoC 64 Secure Microcontrollers with Trusted Firmware-M embedded security, the Arm Mbed IoT OS, and the Arm Pelion IoT platform to securely design, manage, and update IoT products without the need for c...
RA6M4 group MCU with superior performance for IoT
Renesas Electronics Corporation has announced the expansion of its RA6 Series microcontrollers (MCUs) with nine new RA6M4 Group MCUs, increasing the RA Family to 42 MCUs. These 32-bit MCUs boost operating performance up to 200MHz using the Arm Cortex-M33 core based on Armv8-M architecture with Arm TrustZone technology.