Atmel Corporation - Microcontrollers

By: Meshnetics  09-12-2011
Keywords: Capacitive Touch

Proven Technologies. Rich Innovation. A Perfect Fit for Your Application

Atmel® microcontrollers deliver a rich blend of highly efficient, integrated designs, proven technology, and groundbreaking innovation that is ideal for today's advanced applications. Building on decades of experience and industry leadership, Atmel has proven architectures that are optimized for low power, high-speed connectivity, optimal data bandwidth, and rich interface support. A wide variety of configuration options enables developers to devise complete system solutions for all kinds of applications. Atmel microcontrollers can also support seamless integration of capacitive touch technology, to implement buttons, sliders, and wheels. No matter what your market or device, Atmel offers a compelling solution that is tailored to your needs—today and tomorrow.

    Building on a Long Tradition of Innovation

    Atmel is a global industry leader in the design and manufacture of microcontrollers and related system solutions, including capacitive touch solutions, advanced logic, mixed-signal, nonvolatile memory and radio frequency (RF) components. Leveraging one of the industry's broadest intellectual property technology portfolios and backed by a comprehensive ecosystem, Atmel enables developers to develop complete solutions for industrial, consumer, security, communications, computing and automotive markets.

    Developers have the option of combining Atmel microcontrollers with the Atmel industry-leading touch technology. Atmel technology for touchscreens and fixed-function buttons, sliders, and wheels provides a rich user experience with unparalleled performance, while minimizing power consumption. The Atmel QTouch® Suite provides tools for implementing Atmel's buttons, sliders, and wheels technology into a variety of applications.

    Applications for Atmel Microcontrollers

Keywords: Capacitive Touch

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