Renesas — Introducing the New Renesas RX130 Touch-Enabled MCU: Best-in-Class 2nd-Generation 5 Capacitive Touch Technology

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The new Renesas RX130 32-bit microcontroller includes a 36-channel capacitive touch sensor unit (CTSU) that uses a proprietary new detection method to improve noise immunity, sensitivity, and water resistance in touch-enabled applications. This improved CTSU increases reliability and robustness, allowing touch keys to be applied to a wide range of materials such as wood panels, […]

Renesas — Renesas RZ/A1 Series: Designed for Exceptionally Smooth HMI

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400 MHz Arm® Cortex®-A9 Microprocessors with up to 10 MB of SRAM Key Features eXecute in Place (XIP) from QSPI Flash 1000 DMIPS Arm Cortex-A9 processor Up to 10 MB of on-chip SRAM for frame buffering or code execution Support for up to two independent LCD displays and 4-layer graphics overlays with support for alpha […]

Renesas — Renesas Synergy™ Platform: Amp Up Your Visual Style with Renesas Synergy Featuring GUIX™

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    Resource-constrained embedded IoT devices have always been forced to make the tradeoff between resource-intensive visual style, low power and performance. However, with the latest GUIX™ and GUIX™ Design Studio solutions from Express Logic running in conjunction with Renesas Synergy S5 and S7 Series MCUs, you can now create fluid and visually appealing user interfaces […]

Renesas — DALI 2 Lighting – Complete Hardware and Software Solutions

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Hardware & Software designed for IEC 62386 Version 2 (DALI 2.0) compliance The digital addressable lighting interface (DALI) enables lighting devices from different manufacturers to communicate via an open control protocol, allowing interoperability and compliance for dimming and lighting control. The Renesas Synergy™ S128 MCU group is a 32 MHz Arm® Cortex®-M0+ MCU with 256 […]

Renesas – Introducing the New RX65N: Specifically Tailored for Today’s Embedded Processing Challenges

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        Renesas’ new RX65N MCU, the latest addition to the RX600 Series, is architected to address the fast-changing requirements of today’s embedded processing applications. Offering a rich feature set, advanced security capabilities, and the superior 120 MHz Renesas RX v2 CPU core, the RX65N provides dual-bank flash memory with best-in-class speed, the […]

Renesas – Renesas Synergy™ Embedded Processing Platform: All-Inclusive Software Platform Solution Accelerates Design Innovation

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With ever-shrinking time to market, developers are facing increased pressure to get more products with more features to market, but on the same or truncated timetables as in years past. This leaves little to no time to properly research the latest microprocessors, tools, and software packages to create differentiated products. Inevitably, as products are rushed […]

Renesas – New Design Support for USB Type-C Applications with ISL95338

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Figure 1: Intersil battery charger architecture–dual USB Type-C ports with 2x BB regulator + buck charger The USB-C interface is revolutionizing the way we charge our electronic devices. Physically, the Type-C connector is both bidirectional (either end of the cable can be inserted into either device) and non-polarized (connector can go in either right side […]

Renesas – Latest 15A, 42V Power Module Offers Highest Power Density POL Solution

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Figure 1: Inside the ISL8215M power module The DC/DC buck converter is one of the most popular and widely used power supply topologies, finding applications in industrial, servers, telecom, and automotive sectors. The non-isolated buck converter also sees increasing use as a point-of-load (POL) solution to deliver power from a DC bus to individual POLs. […]

Renesas – IoT Sandbox: The Fastest Way from Idea to Prototype

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Renesas IoT Sandbox allows you to rapidly create IoT applications using cloud services and real-time workflows. All functions needed for development are included, from connecting to the cloud and processing device data, to IoT-centric libraries with analytics functions for predicting trends and detecting anomalies. Renesas IoT Sandbox aggregates all event data from any source, whether […]

Renesas – RZ Family of ARM® Microprocessors

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High-Resolution HMI and Embedded Vision for Industrial, Home and Security Applications The Renesas RZ family of ARM microprocessors (MPUs) enables high-resolution human-machine interface (HMI) and embedded vision with a range of single- and multi-core ARM Cortex®-A7, -A9 and -A15 cores with support for multiple cameras and displays with alpha blending, 2D/3D graphics, and H.264 video […]