NXP – Boost DC-DC converters provide fixed output voltage for NFC radio


The PCA9410 and PCA9411 series are 3MHz, step-up DC- DC converters which provide a maximum output current of 500mA. They convert input voltages ranging from 2.5V to 5.25V to a fixed output voltage of 5.0V in the case of the PCA9410, and 5.25V in the case of the PCA9411. A PCA941x converter is ideal for […]

NXP – Multi-output PMIC supplies processor, memory and peripherals


The PF3000 from NXP Semiconductors is a Power Management IC (PMIC) for use with the applications processor, such as NXP’s i.MX 7 or i.MX 6SL/SX/UL, which runs the main functions in a payment terminal. Featuring up to four buck converters, six linear regulators, a real-time clock supply and coin-cell charger, the PF3000 can provide power […]

NXP – NFC front-end compatible with new mobile phones


Offering high output power, Dynamic Power Control (DPC) and multiple power-saving features, the PN5180 is a multi- protocol NFC front-end which offers efficient and reliable operation even in harsh conditions. Optimised for point-of-sale terminals, the PN5180 assures OEMs of future-proofed interoperability with the next generation of NFC-enabled mobile phones. The high-power NFC front-end allows the […]

NXP – Security MCUs provide encryption and anti-tamper functions


The Kinetis KL81 and KL82 microcontrollers from NXP Semiconductors offer a wide range of advanced security capabilities including support for public key cryptography and AES encryption acceleration in hardware with protection against side-band attacks. Tamper detection is also provided: the KL81 includes secure space for key storage with asynchronous erasure when external tamper events occur. […]

NXP – Sophisticated processors provide high-speed security and connectivity features


NXP Semiconductors’ i.MX 7 family of processors offers high-performance processing in applications requiring low power consumption, while providing a wide range of connectivity options. This means that they are ideal for use in the latest generation of smart handheld payment terminals. The i.MX 7 family consists of two series of devices: the i.MX 7Solo series […]