16-bit Embedded Control Solutions 3 16-bit Embedded Control Solutions Advanced Motor Control with dsPIC® DSCs Portfolio dsPIC Motor Control DSCs feature a high-performance CPU with motor control peripherals. The silicon solutions are backed up by free advanced software application libraries and motor control algorithms. Flexible motor control development boards support a wide variety of motors and help you to reduce your design risk and development efforts. Visit www.microchip.com/motor for more information. eXtreme Low Power (XLP) Solutions XLP Technology brings together the design and process technologies needed to address today’s low-power applications. With sleep currents down to 10 nA and industry-leading integration that includes USB, Peripheral Pin Select (PPS) and mTouch capacitive sensing, XLP products can help you extend the life of your batterypowered application. Visit www.microchip.com/xlp for more information. Enhancing Connectivity to Your Embedded Control Applications Whether you are considering wired or wireless connectivity, Microchip supports a wide variety of communications protocols with extensive design resources and software libraries. It’s easy to pair the PIC24 or dsPIC DSC devices with Microchip’s Bluetooth® or Wi-Fi® modules for connecting to other systems. Microchip offers ZigBee® Pro, MiWi™ protocol and IrDA® library stacks for wireless connectivity and Ethernet, CAN and USB library stacks for wired connectivity. Visit www.microchip.com/connectivity for more information. Digital Power for Improving Effi ciency and Optimizing the Bill of Materials Implementing advanced software digital control loops for power applications requires a high-performance DSP engine along with specialized peripherals. The dsPIC “GS” Family of DSCs feature a high-performance CPU and rich peripherals including 4 MSPS ADC, 1 nSec resolution PWM and analog comparator with 10 nSec response time. Complete reference designs and application solutions from Microchip will help you to get started. Visit www.microchip.com/power for more information. High Temperature Rated Devices Qualifi ed to AEC-Q100 Requirements Several PIC24HJ and dsPIC33FJ devices are rated for operation up to 150ºC ambient. These devices provide up to 20 MIPS processing power plus digital signal processing, LIN/CAN connectivity, motor control and 10/12-bit ADC performance for stringent automotive and industrial applications. AEC-Q100 Grade 0 (150ºC) devices have been released as well. Visit www.microchip.com/hightemp for the latest products. Graphics Display Solutions Graphics displays are gaining popularity in user interface. They are easy to add to your application using the PIC24F “DA” family with integrated graphics controller and hardware acceleration. With Microchip’s free graphics library and development tools, you can quickly integrate graphics display functions into your application using a single microcontroller. Visit www.microchip.com/graphics for more information.
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