Electronic Products & Technology

December 5, 2019 by Stephen Law

MCU provides full Bluetooth 5.0 low energy support

RENESAS 32-bit RX23W MCU provides full Bluetooth 5.0 low energy support allowing users to optimize system control and wireless communication applications while providing a more secure way to answer Bluetooth security risks such as eavesdropping, tampering and viruses. Device means…
October 13, 2018 by Stephen Law

Colorful MCU boards suit broad applications

MOUSER ELECTRONICS What’s Next versatile and colourful series of 8 Arduino-compatible microcontroller boards including the yellow, red, green and orange. Boards are suitable for a wide range of applications, such as electronics instruction, 3D printing, Internet of Things(IoT) projects, and robotics. For…
July 19, 2018 by Stephen Law

Tiny 8-bit  MCUs increase functionality in sensor nodes

MICROCHIP TECHNOLOGY AVR microcontrollers (MCUs) ATtiny3217 and ATtiny3216 provide advanced analog features and a large memory variant suitable for reliable operation in harsh environments. Devices come with built-in safety functions to help designers create robust and safe systems. Suitable for sensor…
September 12, 2017 by Kim Rowe, CEO and founder of RoweBots Ltd.

Speed the development of wearable devices with a solid, targeted platform

The IoT world is expanding on all fronts, including the demand for wearable devices for a range of consumer needs and also for medical devices that can free wearers from home confinement. A targeted MCU/RTOS combination with the proper features can speed development for successful designs.
August 16, 2017 by Stephen Law

Next-gen in-circuit debugger boosts speed, flexibility

MICROCHIP MPLAB ICD 4 in-circuit programming and debugging development tool for firm’s PIC microcontroller (MCU) and dsPIC digital signal controller portfolios includes all the features of the popular MPLAB ICD 3 tool while adding increased speed through a faster processor…
July 21, 2017 by Stephen Law

Low power microcontrollers come with USB support, peripherals

MICROCHIP PIC32MM ‘GPM’ microcontrollers (MCUs) are eXtreme Low Power (XLP) devices that provide large memory in small packages, including ample battery life for space-constrained applications. With the inclusion of several connectivity options, Core Independent Peripherals and feature-rich development boards, devices…
June 6, 2017 by Stephen Law

System in package supports wirelessly connected designs

MICROCHIP SAM R30 System in Package (SiP) incorporates an ultra-low power single-chip RF microcontroller (MCU) with an 802.15.4 sub-GHz radio, providing multi-year battery life in a compact 5mm package. Device delivers design flexibility and proven reliability all in a small…
January 15, 2017 by Stephen Law

Low-power microcontrollers enable IoT designs

MICROCHIP  PIC24 ‘GA7’ family of 256 KB Flash memory 16-bit microcontrollers (MCU) enable cost-effective designs for Internet of Things (IoT) sensor nodes, portable medical devices and industrial control applications. Product family enables developers to cut power consumption, cost and space.…