PIC24F eXtreme MCUs feature an animated display driver
System developers of battery-powered and other power-conscious designs with and without LCD displays can now easily add an array of innovative features using a new line of PIC24F eXtreme Low Power (XLP) microcontrollers (MCUs) from Microchip Technology.
Renesas selects Andes RISC-V 32-Bit CPU Cores for its RISC-V implementation
Renesas Electronics has announced a technology IP cooperation with Andes Technology, an advanced supplier of RISC-V based embedded CPU cores and associated SoC development environment. Renesas selected the AndesCore IP 32-bit RISC-V CPU cores to embed into its new application-specific standard products that will begin customer sampling in the second half of 2021.
Arm unveils next-generation autonomous systems IP
Arm has unveiled a suite of devices aimed at autonomous systems in automotive and industrial applications.
Functional safety over EtherCAT for RX microcontrollers
Renesas has announced the extension of the RX Functional Safety solution, with the release of its Functional Safety over EtherCAT (FSoE) Application Software Kit, a software offering that supports functional safety on EtherCAT from a semiconductor manufacturer. Renesas’ RX Functional Safety solution is a solution for industrial automation applications that reduces the complexity of IEC 61508 SIL3 certification, an international standard for...
SafeTpack established as AURIX safety solution
Hitex has announced that with the SafeTpack, it aims to provide a universal solution for many applications to implement safety requirements in AURIX systems quickly and safely. The SafeTpack is a comprehensive safety manager for the second generation of the AURIX microcontroller family.
ADC supports output data rates up to 1.496 MSPS
The new AD7134 precision analogue-to-digital converter (ADC) from Analog Devices is now being shipped by distributor Mouser Electronics.
Versatile 16-channel DACs boast low-power performance
The new AD567xR digital-to-analogue converters (DACs) from Analog Devices are now being shipped by distributor Mouser Electronics.
IoT security suite wins key endorsements
Key security endorsements have been announced by Silicon Labs. The company’s Secure Vault security suite of hardware and software technologies dedicated to securing Internet of Things (IoT) devices against growing and evolving threats has earned third-party IoT security certifications from both PSA Certified and the ioXt Alliance.
90nm ultra-low-leakage embedded flash process platform to power MCU solutions
Hua Hong Semiconductor has launched a 90nm ultra-low-leakage (ULL) embedded flash (eFlash) and electrically erasable programmable read-only memory (EEPROM) process platform to meet the needs of large-capacity microcontroller unit (MCU).
Prodigy processor outperforms potential competition
Tachyum says that it has successfully completed a demonstration showing its Prodigy Universal Processor running faster than any other processor, HPC or AI chips.