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element14 Presents FRDM-KL05Z Freescale Freedom Development Hardware

Following the successful launch of the first Freescale Semiconductor Freedom development hardware for the Kinetis family last year, element14 is pleased to announce the global availability of a new board for evaluating Kinetis KL05Z MCUs (FRDM-KL05Z). Based on the industry’s first microcontrollers built on the ARM Cortex-M0+ processor, the new platform gives design engineers the […]

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Mouser Is First To Stock NXP LPC800 Series Cortex-M0+ MCUs

Mouser Electronics is now stocking the new Cortex-M0+ microcontrollers from NXP Semiconductors. LPC800 MCUs offer easy-to-use peripherals, 32-bit capabilities, and exceptional power efficiency. Based on an ultra-low-power 30-MHz ARM Cortex-M0+ processor, LPC800 is fully compatible with the Cortex-M architecture and instruction set and offers superior code density to 8- / 16-bit architectures. The Cortex-M0+ features […]

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Mouser Stocks STMicroelectronics STM32 F4 Discovery Expansion Boards

Mouser Electronics announces the availability of STMicroelectronics STM32 F4 Expansion Boards that help discover the features of the STM32 F4 High-Performance Cortex-M4 microcontrollers. The STMicroelectronics Expansion Boards aim to expand the functionality of the STM32 F4 Discovery board, built around the STM32F4 processor and featuring 32-bit ARM Cortex-M4 architecture. The newly available accessories include an […]

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Mouser Offers High-Performance Atmel SAM4S Cortex-M4 Flash MCUs

Mouser Electronics is now stocking SAM4S ARM Cortex-M4 Flash Microcontrollers from Atmel. SAM4S MCUs boost performance, power efficiency, and memory with up to 2MB of Flash and 160KB of SRAM. Atmel SAM4S devices operate at 120MHz and integrate Atmel’s Flash read accelerator and optional cache memory to increase system performance. Atmel SAM4S MCUs also offer […]

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RS Components Supports Rapid Prototyping With New mbed Application Board

RS Components has announced the availability of a new mbed application board. Based around the mbed developer platform, the new mbed application board includes a host of connectors and external interfaces, eliminating the requirement for add-on boards and thus reducing valuable design time for engineers. The new application board is credit-card sized (54mm x 86mm) […]

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MSC offers the new RL78/L13 Group of MCUs from Renesas

MSC now offers the new RL78/L13 Group of low-power microcontrollers from Renesas Electronics. These new MCUs are ideal for use in metering applications, medical devices and household appliances. The new RL78/L13 MCUs consist of 24 different types in 64-pin and 80-pin packages. With up to 128 KB of flash memory, these MCUs can drive up […]

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Premier Farnell scoops Freescale Awards to recognise the successful launch of Kinetis L

Premier Farnell has been recognised with a specific award by Freescale following the hugely successful launch of the first Freedom development platform for the Kinetis L microcontrollers. The first award recognises Premier Farnell’s leadership in ‘Global Design Engineering Solutions’ and the excellent execution and results of the solutions strategy with Freescale. The other three awards […]

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STMicroelectronics STM32 F3 Mixed-Signal MCUs Now At Mouser

Mouser Electronics is now stocking STMicroelectronics’ STM32 F3 Series of MCUs that combines the 32-bit ARM Cortex-M4 core with a DSP, FPU instructions, and advanced analog peripherals. The STM32 F3 series innovates in embedded DSC design by combining a Cortex-M4 core with fast 12-bit 5 MSPS and precise 16-bit sigma-delta ADCs, programmable gain amplifiers (4 […]

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RS Components adds energy-efficient microcontrollers to semiconductor offer in global distribution deal with Energy Micro

RS Components has agreed a global franchise deal with Energy Micro. Within the scope of the agreement, RS will stock Energy Micro’s complete range of ultra low power ARM Cortex-based microcontrollers, development kits, starter kits and tools in its warehouses across Europe, Asia and North America. “This agreement gives engineers easier and quicker access to […]

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MSC Gleichmann to supply Fujitsu Semiconductor products in Europe including FRAM and Cortex M3 MCU

MSC Gleichmann has just announced its appointment as pan-European distributor for Fujitsu Semiconductor. MSC Gleichmann will carry the full Fujitsu Semiconductor product line, which addresses the automotive, communications, industrial & home appliances and home entertainment markets, but will focus in particular on Fujitsu’s Ferroelectric RAM and Cortex M3 microcontroller products. Tim Bonnett, MSC Gleichmann’s managing […]

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