NXP – Multiplexers support wide range of standard interfaces at data rates higher than 10Gbits/s


High-speed multiplexers/switches from NXP Semiconductors support AC-coupled and non-AC-coupled interfaces in a range of formats, including LVDS, DisplayPort, HDMI, DVI, USB 3.0, SATA, SAS and PCIe. The NXP portfolio covers bandwidths ranging from 1.5Gbits/s to more than 10Gbits/s, as well as standard or custom solutions for existing and emerging architectures. Each solution is backed by […]

NXP – ‘Plug and trust’ secure element provides easy way to deploy secure IoT connections


The A71CH from NXP Semiconductors is a ready-to-use secure element for IoT devices which provides a root of trust at the IC level. It is intended for use in a wide range of security use cases, including securing a device’s connection to a cloud service, device-to-device authentication, establishing proof of origin and protecting against counterfeiting, […]

NXP – IoT rapid prototyping board includes on-board motion sensors and altimeter


NXP Semiconductors supplies a board which provides a development platform for sensor-rich Internet of Things (IoT) nodes. The Rapid IoT Prototyping Kit, which has the orderable part number SLN-RPK-NODE, is supplied with a comprehensive suite of tools and software, including a real-time operating system, drivers, middleware, applications for the iOS and Android mobile operating environments, […]

NXP – Crossover processor can implement FOC control of four motors simultaneously


Click here to learn more about the i.MX RT Series. NXP Semiconductors has introduced the i.MX RT1050, part of a new i.MX RT series of real-time applications processors. The i.MX RT1050 is described as a crossover processor, bridging the gap between traditional microcontrollers and i.MX applications processors. It gives MCU users a means to gain […]

NXP – New single-chip approach for simpler motor- control system designs and higher performance


In the past, most motor-control system designs have been based on the use of microcontrollers, which have the advantage of being both affordable and flexible. While many applications will still benefit from the simplicity of an MCU, many more designs require greater performance and more integrated functionality. To meet this demand while preserving the great […]

NXP Semiconductor – Complete hardware and software solution speeds development of touch-sensing interfaces


NXP Semiconductors offers a complete hardware and software solution which simplifies the implementation of touch-based user interfaces. The solution includes software which works simply and seamlessly with the NXP capacitive touch-sensing hardware IP on the company’s Kinetis E15Z series of microcontrollers. Designers who create touch-sensing interfaces based on the NXP touch solution will benefit from: […]

NXP – Computing at the edge: a new model for connected embedded systems


Cloud computing provides a new model for the operation of embedded systems, drawing on the advantages that virtualisation, massive scale and platform service models can offer. While cloud systems are flexible, they also impose a limitation: the workload they carry must not be too sensitive to network latency or restricted bandwidth. For applications in which […]

NXP – ‘Crossover’ processor marries high performance and integration with ease of use


NXP Semiconductors has introduced the i.MX RT1050, the first part in its new i.MX RT series of real-time applications processors. The i.MX RT1050 is the first in a series of ‘crossover processors’, which bridges the gap between traditional microcontrollers and i.MX applications processors, giving MCU users a means to gain valuable performance and integration improvements […]

NXP – Quad-core processor with multiple communications interfaces meets requirements of high-speed networked applications


The QorIQ LS1046A processor from NXP Semiconductors offers an impressive level of data-handling performance while providing interfaces for the most widely used high-speed communications protocols. The LS1046A’s high data-processing performance is enabled by its four 64-bit ARM® Cortex®-A72 cores combined with a packet- processing acceleration engine and a 2Mbyte L2 cache. It achieves performance of […]

NXP – PMICs provide highly integrated power solution for MCUs or applications processors

NXP Semiconductors supplies a wide range of Power Management Integrated Circuits (PMICs), which provide high-performance power- management solutions for various applications in the automotive, consumer and industrial markets. Use of a PMIC provides a highly integrated alternative to the implementation of a circuit based on multiple discrete components. NXP PMICs integrate power management, system control, […]