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Microchip Technology

- Microchip Technology Inc. is a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, providing low-risk product development, lower total system cost and faster time to market for thousands of diverse customer applications worldwide. Headquartered in Chandler, Arizona, Microchip offers outstanding technical support along with dependable delivery and quality.

Academic Program

Microchip Acadamic Program

The Academic Program demonstrates Microchip's on-going commitment to education by offering unique benefits and resources for educators, researchers and students worldwide. Learn More

Alliance Programs

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Power Management Solutions Guide - Microchip's product guide of power management solutions for Lattice's Lattice's Power Mangement Solutions available at Digi-Key. Learn More

Real-Time Clocks

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Microchip offers a complete range of Real-Time Clock/Calendar (RTCC) products, from basic clocks with minimal features to highly integrated clocks with advanced timekeeping features. Learn More

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Featured Products

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DV007004 MPLAB® PM 3 Universal Device Programmer

The MPLAB® PM3 universal device programmer from Microchip is easy to use and operates with a PC or as a stand-alone unit, and programs Microchip's entire line of PIC® devices as well as the latest dsPIC® DSC devices. When used standalone, data can be loaded and saved with the SD/MMC card (not included). Learn More

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DV164035 MPLAB® ICD 3 In-Circuit Debugger

MPLAB® ICD 3 in-circuit debugger system is Microchip's most cost-effective high-speed hardware debugger/programmer for their Flash digital signal controller (DSC) and microcontroller (MCU) devices. It debugs and programs PIC® Flash microcontrollers and dsPIC® DSCs with the powerful, yet easy-to-use graphical user interface of MPLAB integrated development environment (IDE). Learn More

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MGC3030/MGC3130 3D Gesture Controllers

Microchip's MGC3030/MGC3130 controllers enable 3D gesture control in almost any product, such as wireless speakers, radios, light switches, and remote controls.

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HV9805 Off-Line LED Driver

Microchip's HV9805 driver IC is targeted at LED lamps and LED lighting fixtures with a maximum power rating of about 25 W at 120 VAC and about 50 W at 230 VAC.

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Core Development Tools

Microchip’s development tools are easy to use with one IDE that supports all MCUs and DSCs, runs on all three operating systems (Mac Os, Linus and Windows).

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RN1810 Wi-Fi PICtail™/PICtail™ Plus Daughter Board

Microchip's RN1810 PICtail/PICtail Plus Daughter Board allows users to easily develop Wi-Fi applications using its 8-, 16-, and 32-bit PIC microcontrollers.

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PICkit™ 3 In-Circuit Debugger/Programmer

Microchip’s PICkit™ 3 uses in-circuit debugging logic incorporated into each chip with Flash memory to provide a low-cost hardware debugger and programmer.

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PIC32MZ EF Series MCUs

Microchip's PIC32MZ EF series is powered by Imagination’s MIPS M-Class core at 200 MHz/330 DMIPS and 3.28 CoreMarks/MHz.

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Tools & Support

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Advanced Part Selector

Explore the Microchip Advanced Part Selector Learn More

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MPLAB® X IDE is a software program that runs on a PC (Windows®, Mac OS®, Linux®) to develop applications for Microchip microcontrollers and digital signal controllers. It is called an Integrated Development Environment (IDE) because it provides a single integrated "environment" to develop code for embedded microcontrollers. Learn More

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Connectivity Solutions for Embedded Design

Microchip offers support for a variety of wired and wireless communication protocols, including peripheral devices and solutions that are integrated with a microcontroller or digital signal controller. Learn More

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Development Tool Selector

Microchip's development tool selector. Learn More

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Application Notes

Search Microchip's library of application notes. Learn More

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Microchips USB Portfolio

Universal Serial Bus (USB) has grown to become a common interface in many embedded industrial, medical, automotive, and consumer applications. Microchip's USB solutions are designed to support the growing needs of these markets with a full complement of robust, highly integrated USB PIC®MCUs and dsPIC® DSCs, and USB hubs and devices. Learn More

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MIC45404 Power Module

Duration: 5 minutes

MIC45404 Step-Down power module solution is designed to simplify the system power design process while offering exceptional performance.

MCP9600 Thermocouple EMF C Converter

MCP9600 Thermocouple EMF to C Converter

Duration: 10 minutes

The MCP9600 integrates precision instrumentation, a temperature sensor, and a high resolution ADC

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PIC24F GA/GB6 Product Families Overview

Duration: 10 minutes

Discuss key PIC24FJ1024GA/GB6 product level features and benefits, and industry trends that are impacting the features and capabilities found in the MCU16.

MCP6N16 Zero-Drift Instrumentation Amplifier

MCP6N16 Zero-Drift Instrumentation Amplifier

Duration: 10 minutes

The MCP6N16 is ideal for system designers tasked with interfacing to real-world sensors.

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Microchip PICkit 3 Programmer/Debugger | Digi-Key Daily

Microchip's PICkit 3 low-cost, high versatility in-circuit programmer and debugger is capable of programming any PIC microcontroller along with reading the programming data memory of any PIC.

Application Migration using MPLAB® Harmony

Embedded developers today are challenged not only with developing an application with time and resource constraints but also with the need to have the application work across multiple display platforms.

MM MPLAB® Harmony Edition - Episode 1 - Slashing Development Time w/ Harmony's Application Demos

In this episode , learn how the 200+ application demos in MPLAB® Harmony will accelerate 32-bit embedded development.

MM MPLAB® Harmony Edition - Episode 2 - Bring Flexibility & Scalability to Embedded Development

The greatest challenges facing embedded project development are integrating new technology and managing complexity.