NXP Extends Investment in Industry Leading Kinetis Microcontrollers to Support its IoT and Security Customers

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SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ:NXPI), today announced it has extended the product longevity for its popular family of Kinetis microcontrollers (MCUs) to 15 years. Strong market demand is fuelling NXP’s continued investment in its trusted Kinetis solutions that support developers and product managers across many markets throughout the lifecycle of their products.

“Broad market adoption for the popular Kinetis MCUs underscores the popularity for our proven microcontrollers, which are part of NXP’s comprehensive edge computing portfolio that make devices more powerful and secure,” said Emmanuel Sambuis, vice president of microcontrollers and connectivity at NXP Semiconductors. “As a trusted supplier, our customers can invest in their designs today and rest assured they will be able to leverage Kinetis solutions across the lifespan of their products, ranging from wearables and smart home devices to products for connected cities and a wide range of healthcare, commercial and industrial IoT applications.” 

“As a long-time customer of NXP’s Kinetis microcontroller portfolio, we appreciate their continued focus on innovative and secure solutions backed by a strong commitment to longevity,” said Eric Lo, Senior Global Commodity Manager. “As a result of our solid partnership, Emerson has been able to remain a market leader in Industrial Automation and Climate Control.”

The includes the of general-purpose MCUs based on Arm® Cortex®-M4 core and MCUs based on Arm Cortex-M0+ core.  Application-specific MCUs include the for motor control and power conversion, MCUs for robust 5V applications, the line for wireless connectivity and the for metering. All Kinetis microcontrollers are supported by the unified MCUXpresso software and tool suite.

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Globe Newswire: 17:00 GMT Wednesday 13th June 2018

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