03/04/2014

MGC3130 Electrical-Field 3D Tracking and Gesture Controller Honored for Low-Power, Precise, Fast and Robust Hand Position Tracking and Free-Space Gesture Recognition

02/26/2014

Peripheral-Rich MCUs Feature 8- and 14-pin Packages With eXtreme Low Power Technology, Adding Design Flexibility and Simplification While Reducing Cost

01/28/2014

MCP39F501 Power Monitoring Device Offers Complete, Power Monitoring Functionality Solutions for Consumer, Commercial and Industrial Products

11/21/2013

Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced the acquisition of EqcoLogic, an innovator in equalizer and coaxial transceiver products and technologies.

10/31/2013

• Record net sales of $492.7 million, up 6.5% sequentially and up 28.5% from net sales in the year ago quarter. • On a non-GAAP basis: gross margins of 59.0%; Record operating income of $156.6 million; Record net income of $136.4 million; and ..

10/23/2013

Allows Embedded Engineers to Easily Connect Designs to Amazon EC2 Instances; Bridges Cloud and Embedded Worlds, Enabling Internet of Things

09/16/2013

PIC24FJ128GC010 Family Provides Intelligent Analog and eXtreme Low Power for Portable Medical and Industrial Applications

08/08/2013

Eases the Creation of Lighting Systems Using Advanced PIC® Microcontroller Peripheral Integration

07/31/2013

• RECORD NET SALES OF $462.8 MILLION, UP 7.6% SEQUENTIALLY AND UP 31.4% FROM YEAR AGO QUARTER.

07/22/2013

Microchip’s New SuperSpeed Certified USB3 Controller Hubs Are World’s First With On-Chip Programmable Memory

06/27/2013

MCP2561/2 Transceivers Meet the Stringent EMC Requirements of Global Automotive OEMs

06/18/2013

Family of Nine General-Purpose Op Amps Provide Low Leakage Current Over Temperature and Low Input Offset Voltage in Space-Saving SC70 and SOT-23 Packages

06/10/2013

MPLAB® REAL ICE™ Power Monitor Module Provides Unsurpassed Current Measurement; Optimizes Software for Lowest Possible Power Consumption

06/03/2013

Acquisition of Non-Volatile-Memory IP Supplier Grows Footprint and Increases Product Portfolio for Microchip’s SST Flash-IP Solutions Business

05/16/2013

Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, ...

05/14/2013

MCU Features Complementary Output Generator, Op Amp and 9-bit DAC, Increasing Overall System Capabilities While Reducing Costs

05/08/2013

New MCUs Feature On-Chip 12-bit ADC, Op Amps, High-Performance 16-bit PWMs and High-Speed Comparators

05/02/2013

Microchip Technology Incorporated (MCHP), a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today reported results for the three months and fiscal year ended March 31, 2013 as summarized in the following table:

04/30/2013

Flexible LIN Portfolio Complies With Global Automotive Standards; Combines eXtreme Low Power Consumption, High Robustness, Reliability and Integration

04/23/2013

New MCUs Feature On-Chip Op Amps, High-Speed Comparators, and ADC for General-Purpose, Signal Conditioning and Sensing Applications

04/17/2013

Microchip’s INIC Enables Simplified In-Car Mobile as Well as Wi-Fi® Connectivity and Modern Head-Unit Design for MOST® Infotainment Networks

04/15/2013

Conference Held August 19-24, 2013 at Phoenix Resort; Classes Available for All Experience Levels, From Beginner to Expert

02/26/2013

Framework Provides Short-Range, Low-Data-Rate Communication Solution for Securely Connecting to Wide Range of Wireless Applications

02/25/2013

LDOs Provide High Output Current of 300 mA, High Input Voltage of 16V and High Noise Rejection of 70 dB With Industry’s Best Combination of Performance, Size and Price

02/20/2013

New Tools Available From Newark at Special Engineering-Week Discount; Enable chipKIT and Arduino User Communities to Easily Develop Wireless Applications

02/13/2013

Company Honored by Leading Global Electronics Publications and Organizations for Product and Technology Excellence

02/07/2013

RECORD NET SALES OF $416 MILLION

02/04/2013

New Flash Devices Include Extended Operating Voltage Range From 2.3 to 3.6V

01/28/2013

Microchip Expands Portfolio of Mid-Voltage Controller and MOSFET Solutions for DC/DC Power-Conversion Application

01/09/2013

Latest Software Development Kit Also Adds Seamless Integration of Cloud-Based Music Services and Simultaneous Wi-Fi® Audio Streaming to Multiple Home Audio Products

12/05/2012

Feature-Packed 32-bit Microcontrollers Include I2S for Audio Applications; Plus Capacitive Touch and USB OTG

11/27/2012

High-Performance 32-bit PIC32 Microcontroller Eliminates Cost and Complexity of External Graphics Controller; Microchip Provides Free Graphics and Multitouch Software

11/20/2012

Microchip expands its mTouch™ Sensing Solutions portfolio, with four turnkey controllers for multitouch projected-capacitive touchscreens and touchpads, proximity detection, and haptic touch feedback.

11/13/2012

MGC3130 is World’s First E-Field-Based 3D Gesture Controller; Includes Library of Gestures and Precise Hand Position Tracking

11/13/2012

Expands Microchip’s Power Solutions Portfolio and Capabilities to Higher-Voltage, Higher-Power DC/DC Applications at Increasing Levels of Integration

10/31/2012

Free C++ Compiler Enables Maximum Code Re-use, is Standards Compliant for Commercial Applications, Includes Dinkumware® Libraries, Has No Time or Memory Limits

10/30/2012

MCP6H7X/8X/9X Families Provide Easy Migration Path From 2.7 MHz to 10 MHz, With Low-Power Operation for Battery-Powered Applications

10/15/2012

Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced its latest-generation SMSC JukeBlox® Wi-Fi® connectivity platform, featuring ..

10/15/2012

New Devices Have More Memory and Specialized Peripherals for Motor- Control and General-Purpose Applications with Op Amps, Temperature Sensing and Touch

10/09/2012

New Kit Enables Designers to Evaluate Microchip’s Parallel Flash Products Using Existing Microchip Development Tools

10/02/2012

New Family of dsPIC33 “GS” Digital Signal Controllers Enable Full Digital Control for Cost-Sensitive Power-Conversion Applications

09/26/2012

Microchip’s New Embedded Wi-Fi® Development Boards Integrate TCP/IP Stack; Enable Internet of Things Via Simple Serial Connection

09/24/2012

New 28-pin MCUs Feature eXtreme Low Power Technology and 10-bit ADC With Automated Touch Sampling

09/17/2012

Three Scalable, eXtreme Low Power Families Offer Substantial System Cost Savings by Eliminating External Crystal; Available With a Wide Range of Features

09/04/2012

New 4 Mbit (x16) Multipurpose Flash Plus Devices Deliver Low Power, Small Footprint, and Impressive Program and Erase Speed for Demanding NOR Flash Applications

08/27/2012

Low-Power, Low-Cost 6-bit Volatile DAC With Command Code Features 1.8-5.5V Wide Operating Voltage Range; I2C™and SMBus™ compatibility

08/06/2012

Also Debuts Non-Volatile, Battery-Backed Serial SRAMs at Significantly Lower Cost Than Any Other Non-Volatile SRAM, FRAM or Parallel SRAM; Available in 8-pin Packages 5 dB SINAD and 106.5 dB THD for Better Energy-Metering and Power-Monitoring Performance

08/02/2012

RECORD NET SALES OF 16-BIT MICROCONTROLLERS, 32-BIT MICROCONTROLLERS AND ANALOG PRODUCTS WHICH WERE SEQUENTIALLY UP 23.7%, 71.5% AND 9% RESPECTIVELY.

07/31/2012

Low-cost family delivers accurate timekeeping over a wide temperature range, power-failure monitoring and on-chip nonvolatile memory

06/04/2012

New MCP6V11/31 Family Delivers Ultra High Precision, Low Power Operation and a Small Package Alternative for Consumer, Industrial and Medical Designs

05/08/2012

Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced its new Mobile Product Selector

05/02/2012

Acquisition Will Expand Microchip’s Smart Connectivity Solutions for Embedded Markets

04/23/2012

AFE Features Accuracy of 94.5 dB SINAD and 106.5 dB THD for Better Energy-Metering and Power-Monitoring Performance

04/19/2012

— Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced the acquisition of Roving Networks (http://www.microchip.com/get/7KXS), an innovator in low-power embedded Wi-Fi® and Bluetooth® solutions .

04/11/2012

Conference Held August 6 – 11, 2012 at Phoenix Resort; Classes Available for All Experience Levels, From Beginner to Expert

03/26/2012

MPLAB® XC Offers Three Compiler Options—One Each for 8, 16 and 32-bit; Improves Code Execution Speed by About 30% and Reduces Code Size by About 35%

03/19/2012

New Kit Includes Three Daughter Boards for Explorer 16 Development Board, Enables Designers to Evaluate Microchip’s Stand-Alone Serial Flash Memory Devices

03/05/2012

New, Low-Cost I2C™RTCC Device Includes 64 Bytes SRAM, Digital Trimming Circuit That Can Compensate Up to 11 Seconds Per Day for Crystal Error

02/27/2012

Additionally, Three New 64-pin Motor-Control and General-Purpose Devices Added to Family

02/21/2012

Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced that it will continue to manufacture legacy 8051/80C51 MCUs that provide pin-for-pin-compatible replacements for most of those recently..

02/12/2012

Fully Integrated, Single-Chip, Low-Cost Device Comes in Ultra-Thin, 3x3 mm UDFN Package; Quietly and Efficiently Drives Fans in Portable-Computing Applications

02/01/2012

Users Can Develop Wide Range of 32-bit Microcontroller Applications Using Arduino™ Compatible chipKIT MPIDE, or Microchip’s MPLAB® X IDE and MPLAB C Compiler

01/16/2012

HID-Class USB Converter Has 9 Configurable I/O in 5x5 mm Package; Evaluation Board and Free Driver, DLL & Configuration Software Make it Simple to Add USB Connectivity

01/10/2012

Demmel Specializes in Microchip’s mTouch Metal Capacitive Touch-Sensing Technology for Robust Human-Interface Applications

01/09/2012

PIC24FJ128GA310 Family Features VBAT Battery Backup, Low-Power Sleep With RAM Retention and an LCD Driver

12/19/2011

Cross-Platform, Universal, Open-Source Integrated Development Environment Wins Design Tools and Development Software Award

11/21/2011

Sensor Provides +/- 0.5 Degrees Accuracy and 12-bit Resolution From -20 to +100 Degrees Celsius; Offered in Packages as Small as 2x3 mm DFN

11/15/2011

New, Battery-Backed RTCC Devices Include Faster, 10 MHz SPI Interface, Watchdog Timer, Event Detects and More Memory at 10k-Unit Price of $1.18

11/10/2011

New dsPIC33E and PIC24E Devices Enable Advanced Features for User-Interface, General-Purpose and Motor-Control Applications

11/08/2011

Smoke-Detector ASIC is Also First With Horn Synchronization and Auto Alarm Locate; Has More Options for Hush and Interconnect Operation

11/07/2011

Microchip’s first instrumentation amplifier, the MCP6N11. Features Microchip’s unique mCal technology, which is an on-chip calibration circuit..

11/03/2011

Microchip Technology Incorporated, a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today reported results for the three months ended September 30, 2011 as summarized in the following table:

11/02/2011

PIC32 Microcontrollers Now Operate From - 40°C to 105°C, Enabling Use in a Wide Range of Robust Applications

11/01/2011

• Microchip Technology today announced it has signed Milford, CT-based Diversified Engineering as a new Medical Design Partner Specialist.

10/30/2011

Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced the Embedded Code Source (http://www.microchip.com/get/R0BA), ..

10/28/2011

Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced that both of its factories in Thailand are continuing to operate normally, and

10/24/2011

Feature-Packed 32-bit Microcontrollers Include I2S Interface for Audio Playback Applications; Plus Capacitive Touch, USB 2.0 and Digital Pin Remapping

10/17/2011

Kit is Ideal for Academic and Hobbyist Embedded Motor-Control Applications

09/19/2011

Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced the shipment of its 10 billionth PIC® microcontroller (MCU) to Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

08/30/2011

• MCP1754/MCP1754S low dropout regulators (LDOs) feature a high PSRR of 70 dB at 1 kHz (typical), and a maximum output current of 150 mA at +125 degrees Celsius junction temperature.

08/23/2011

Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced the MCP6V2X family of operational amplifiers (op amps).

08/22/2011

Shields and Support Resources Enable Hobbyists and Academics to Add More Features and Functionality to Projects, Even If They Are Not Engineers

08/16/2011

• SST11CP15 RF power amplifier for 5 GHz IEE 802.11a/n WLAN embedded applications.

08/02/2011

Satellite Design Team Launches Blog About Project; Deployment to be Broadcast Live on NASA TV and Online

07/26/2011

Device Includes Six 16-/24-bit ADCs, Integrated PGAs, Low-Drift Voltage Reference, Phase-Delay Compensation and Modulator Output Block

07/19/2011

World’s First Semiconductor Company to Offer DLMS Stack Customized for MCUs, Enabling Interoperability for Broad Range of Energy Types and Communication Protocols

07/18/2011

32-bit Microcontroller-based Dev Kit Provides Complete Solution for the Development of 24-bit Audio and Speech Applications With Record, Playback and Mixing Capabilities

07/05/2011

Products Have More Memory (536 KB Flash) and Integration (USB 2.0 OTG); Launch Includes 9 Devices and Starter Kits, Plug-In Modules, Software Libraries and Application Notes

06/15/2011

Out-of-Box, PIC24-based Platform Makes It Easy for Educators to Teach Microchip in the Classroom; Includes Two Boards and Free Software Download of 10 Unique Labs

05/23/2011

Platform Includes Dev. Boards, Open-Source Software; 32-bit Performance and Low Cost Enable Hobbyists & Academics Of All Disciplines to Integrate Electronics Into Projects

05/10/2011

Boards and Free Software Library Make it Easy to Design, Develop and Debug Accessories for Android Smartphones and Tablets, Based on Microchip’s 16- and 32-bit PIC® MCUs

05/02/2011

New MPLAB® X IDE Adds Multiple Simultaneous Debugging Sessions, Advanced Editor and Code Completion; Remains Only Universal IDE for an Entire 8/16/32-bit MCU Portfolio

04/18/2011

7.2 kbps Software Modem Enables Low-Cost Communication and Control in Consumer and Industrial Applications

04/11/2011

Conference Held August 22 – 27, 2011 at Phoenix Resort; Classes Available for All Experience Levels, From Beginner to Expert

04/11/2011

Conference Held August 22 – 27, 2011 at Phoenix Resort; Classes Available for All Experience Levels, From Beginner to Expert

03/17/2011

Low-Power, Single-Channel DACs Feature 8-, 10- and 12-bit Voltage Options; Integrated EEPROM in 2 mm x 2 mm DFN, 6-pin SOT-23 Packages

01/25/2011

The Wall Street Journal, the Arizona Technology Council and the Phoenix Business Journal All Recognize Microchip Technology Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced

01/24/2011

New Six-Member PIC32 Family Also Features Lower Power Consumption and Higher Flash Endurance

01/10/2011

Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced the RE46C190 3V photo smoke-detector IC with horn driver and boost regulator.

11/09/2010

CHANDLER, Ariz., Nov. 9, 2010 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced its first stand-alone I2C™ Real-Time Clock/Calendar (RTCC) family.

11/04/2010

CHANDLER, Arizona – November 4, 2010 – (NASDAQ: MCHP) – Microchip Technology Incorporated, a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today reported results for the three months ending September 30, 2010

10/28/2010

M14K Cores Deliver Smaller Code Size, Increased Performance and Lower Cost While Enabling 100% Code Compatibility With All PIC32 Microcontrollers

10/26/2010

CHANDLER, Ariz., Oct. 26, 2010 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc. today announced the Lifetime Power® Energy Harvesting Development Kit for Wireless Sensors featuring PIC® microcontrollers with eXtreme Low Power (XLP) Technology.

10/25/2010

CHANDLER, Ariz., Oct. 25, 2010 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., today announced the MCP6H01 and MCP6H02 (MCP6H01/2) general-purpose operational amplifiers (op amps) with a gain-bandwidth product of 1.2 MHz and supply voltage from 3.5V to 16V.

09/27/2010

Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced a fully digitally controlled Grid-Connected Solar Micro Inverter Reference Design with an advanced, high-efficiency topology.

09/27/2010

Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced its Digital LED Lighting Development Kit.

09/14/2010

Microchip Technology Inc., today announced the second annual Embedded Designers’ Forum (EDF), which is a series of training events where hardware and software engineers can learn about innovative technologies.

08/30/2010

Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced that it sold its one millionth development tool during last week’s 14th annual Worldwide MASTERs Conference

07/29/2010

Microchip Technology Inc, a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, announces the Microstick for dsPIC33F and PIC24H development board.

07/19/2010

Customizable Kit Enables Developers to Build and Test Solar Energy Harvesting Applications Without Designing Any Hardware

06/21/2010

Low-Power ICs Enable Smoke Detectors With 10-Year Battery Life

06/14/2010

Robust Capacitive Touch-Sensing Technology Now Works Through Metal and Gloves; Is Unaffected By Liquids

06/14/2010

New PIC32 Development Tools Support High-Performance Graphics, Audio, Wireless Networking, and Capacitive Touch-Sensing Buttons & Sliders

06/14/2010

New MCU Family Reduces Costs by Eliminating External RAM and Controllers for Graphics Displays, USB and Touch Sensing; Free Graphics Software Tools Provided

06/08/2010

Radio and Modules Provide Extremely Low Receive Current for Longer Battery Life in Wireless Sensor Networks and Metering Communications

06/08/2010

Free, Next-Generation TCP/IP Protocol Stack and EZconfig and ZeroConfig Utility Protocols Make Wi-Fi Networking Easy

06/01/2010

PIC18F “K90” MCUs Feature nanoWatt XLP Technology, 1.8 - 5.5V Operation and Module for Capacitive Touch Sensing; Capable of driving LCDs up to 192 Pixels

06/01/2010

PIC18F “K22” Family Includes 16 Microcontrollers in 20- to 80-Pin Packages, With 1.8 - 5.5V Operation, Low Sleep and Dynamic Currents, Wide Variety of Peripherals

05/25/2010

Microchip Technology Inc., today announced the availability of mTouch™ Projected Capacitive Touch-Screen Sensing Technology.

05/24/2010

Microchip Technology Incorporated, a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced the consummation of the sale of certain non-core assets from its Silicon Storage Technology (SST) subsidiary.

05/24/2010

Microchip Technology Inc., today announced the MCP1623 and MCP1624 (MCP1623/4) Synchronous Boost Regulators, which bring low-voltage support to any PIC® microcontroller, providing a customizable solution for single-cell battery applications.

05/10/2010

Conference Held August 23 – 28, 2010 at Phoenix Resort; Classes Available for All Experience Levels, From Beginner to Expert

05/05/2010

Microchip Technology Incorporated, a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today reported results for the three months and fiscal year ended March 31, 2010.

05/04/2010

EE Times Magazine, the Phoenix Business Journal and the Arizona Business Leadership Association All Recognize Sanghi and Microchip for Leading Culture and No Layoffs

04/16/2010

Corresponding Evaluation Board, Software Libraries and Windows® Based PC Configuration Tool Provide a Complete, Out-of-the-Box Solution

04/06/2010

CHANDLER, Ariz., Apr. 6, 2010 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced that its single-I/O bus UNI/O® EEPROM devices are now available in miniature...

03/29/2010

CHANDLER, Ariz., March 29, 2010 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced three development kits that enable the rapid design of accessories for iPod...

03/22/2010

CHANDLER, Ariz., March 22, 2010 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced the expansion of its 16-bit dsPIC® Digital Signal Controller (DSC) portfolio for digital...

03/02/2010

Peripheral-Rich MCUs Achieve Less Than 50 µA/MHz Active Current and Extremely Low Sleep Currents

03/02/2010

New MCUs Feature Less Than 50 µA/MHz Active Current; Industry-Leading Peripheral Integration

03/02/2010

Regulator Features Start-up Voltage of 0.65V, Enabling Use With Even a Single, Completely Drained Alkaline, NiMh or NiCd Battery Cell

02/22/2010

7- and 8-bit Digi Pots Specified for Operation From –40° to 125° C; Available in Packages as Small as 4 mm x 4 mm QFN

02/02/2010

Company Honored by Leading Domestic and International Industry Publications for Product Excellence

01/26/2010

Company Also Announces MCHP Tube, a Monthly, YouTube-based Show Geared Toward Academics

01/25/2010

MCU Enables Higher-Performing Designs in a Variety of Applications

01/13/2010

CHANDLER, Ariz., Jan. 13, 2010 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced it has again been selected as one of the Phoenix Business Journal’s “Best ..

01/12/2010

PICDEM™ Inductive-Touch Kit Includes Fully Developed Board With Metal Front Panel, Source Code, Schematics & Diagnostic Tool

01/11/2010

CHANDLER, Ariz., Jan. 11, 2010 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced it has acquired ZeroG Wireless, Inc.

12/15/2009

CHANDLER, Ariz., Dec. 15, 2009 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced the PIC16(L)F1826 and PIC16(L)F1827 [PIC16(L)F1826/7] general-purpose 8-bit microcontrollers

12/14/2009

Platform for Next-Generation RF Control of Consumer Electronics Consists of eXtreme Low Power Microcontrollers, Compliant Transceiver and Industry’s Smallest Stack

12/08/2009

Specialist Has Knowledge of Unique Requirements of Medical-Electronics Market, Including Regulations and Low-Power Design

12/07/2009

CHANDLER, Ariz., Dec. 7, 2009 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced two new low-cost development systems, one for the control of high-

12/03/2009

XLP Technology Wins Honors From Europe’s Elektra Awards, America’s Wireless Design & Development Technology Awards, and EDN China’s Innovation Awards

11/24/2009

Devices Are Qualified and Tested in Accordance With AEC-Q100 Grade 0 Requirements

11/18/2009

CHANDLER, Ariz., Nov. 18, 2009 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced two new families of 16-bit PIC24F microcontrollers (MCUs).

11/04/2009

Workshops to Take Place November 14 at DeVry University Phoenix Campus; Any Student Participating on a FIRST Team is Eligible to Apply for Over $11 Million in Scholarships

11/03/2009

London, 3 November 2009 – element14, a new online technology resource and community for electronic design engineers has launched a dedicated, interactive Microchip Technology nanoWatt XLP Resource Center on its site.

10/26/2009

MOSFET Drivers Provide Maximum Efficiency; Are Available in Small SOIC and 3 mm x 3 mm DFN Packages

10/20/2009

28V Input LDOs Deliver 150 mA Current; Support Output Voltages From 1.8 – 18V

10/12/2009

MCP3901 AFE Includes Dual 16-/24-bit ADCs, Integrated Voltage Reference, Programmable Gain Amplifiers and Phase-Delay Compensation

10/05/2009

I2C™ Sensor Features Temperature Accuracy of +/- 1°C from -40 to + 125°C; Power Consumption of Just 200 µA (typ.)

09/16/2009

Microchip Invites You to Come on Down, Trade in Your Clunker and Drive Off the Lot With a Shiny New Microchip Development Tool, Today!

09/14/2009

PIC32-based Kit Targets Academia and Hobbyists; Comes With Integrated Programmer/Debugger and Free C Compiler

09/08/2009

Free Reference Design Helps Designers of Green Power-Supply Products Lower Costs, Reduce Size and Improve Power Efficiency via Digital Power Conversion

08/31/2009

New Graphics Display Designer Tool and Graphics PICtail Plus™ Daughter Board With 3.2” Display Kit Expand Microchip’s Graphics Library and Support Package

08/25/2009

Chargers Feature Overvoltage Protection, High-Accuracy Voltage Regulation and Integrated Pass Transistor

08/24/2009

Enables Engineers to Evaluate PIC18 XLP 8-bit Microcontrollers for Less Than $60

08/03/2009

Low-Cost ENC624J600 10/100Base-TX, MAC & PHY Ethernet Controllers Provide Cryptographic Security Hardware and Factory Preprogrammed MAC Addresses

07/28/2009

Universal Touch-Screen Controllers Provide Fully Processed, Reliable Touch Coordinates for a Variety of Consumer, Industrial and Medical Applications

07/27/2009

CHANDLER, Ariz., July 27, 2009 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced the low-cost, low pin count PIC24F04KA201 family of 16-bit microcontrollers

07/22/2009

Reference Design Showcases Lower Cost, Smaller Size, Greater Efficiency and Programmability of Implementing UPS With Digital Power

07/22/2009

New Family with eXtreme Low-Power nanoWatt XLP Technology Delivers Enhanced C Support; Broad Peripheral Set Includes mTouch™ Capacitive Sensing and LCD Drive

07/14/2009

High-Performance PIC18F/LF1XK22 MCUs Enable Extremely Low Sleep Currents; Available in 20-pin Packages

07/13/2009

PIC18F87J93 Direct-Drive LCD Microcontrollers Feature Enhanced Analog and Capacitive Touch-Sensing Peripheral

07/13/2009

Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced the MCP4728 Digital-to-Analog Converter (DAC)—

06/22/2009

Company Now Has an Extensive Offering of High-Precision Op Amps With Gain Bandwidth Product (GBWP) from 10 kHz to 50 MHz

06/15/2009

New MPLAB Starter Kit for PIC24H MCUs Makes Adding Advanced 16-bit Control to Embedded Designs Cost Effective and Easy

06/09/2009

Combination Provides Fully ZigBee PRO Compliant Platform on PIC® Microcontrollers

06/09/2009

Explorer 16 Development Kit and PICtail™ Daughter Board Available Now from microchipDIRECT; Enable Wi-Fi Wireless Networks Using 8-, 16- or 32-bit PIC MCUs

06/09/2009

MRF49XA Radio is Ideal for Bi-Directional, Short-Range Wireless Applications; Provides Cost-Effective, Easy Integration With PIC® Microcontrollers

06/09/2009

Fully Integrated AFE Makes it Easier and More Cost Effective to Develop Inductive Touch Sensing User Interfaces

06/02/2009

Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced that its Board of Directors has promoted Ganesh Moorthy to Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Microchip.

05/18/2009

Microchip Technology today announced the MCP651/2/5 (MCP65X) op amps—the world’s first and only op amps to include an on-chip calibration circuit that calibrates offset voltage at power-up using an internal power on-reset detector, or based upon the

05/04/2009

7-bit Devices Feature Static Current Consumption of 2.5 µA (typ.); Are Available in 5- and 6-pin SC-70 Packages

04/28/2009

Kit Enables Designers to Quickly and Easily Evaluate Capacitive Touch User-Interface Designs Using Microchip’s 8- and 16-bit PIC® Microcontrollers

04/24/2009

eXtreme Low Power Technology Provides as Low as 20 nA Sleep Currents in New 8- and 16-bit PIC® Microcontrollers, Also Announced Today

04/15/2009

Low-Cost 8-bit MCUs Available in SOT-23 and 2 mm x 3 mm DFN Packages; Continue to Open Doors to Innovative Uses for MCUs

04/13/2009

Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced that it has been recognized by the following U.S. and international organizations for product and business leadership.

04/07/2009

Rail-to-Rail Input/Output, Low Operating Voltage Make MCP656X Comparators Ideal for Battery-Powered Applications

04/06/2009

Optimized DSP Library Added to MPLAB® C Compiler for PIC32 MCUs; Enables 22% Increase in Fast Fourier Transform Speeds

04/01/2009

Low-Cost Development Kit Makes it Easy to Program, Develop and Debug Secure Authentication Applications

03/30/2009

CHANDLER, Ariz., March 30, 2009 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced the first seven next-generation 16-bit dsPIC® Digital Signal Controllers

03/30/2009

CHANDLER, Ariz., March 30, 2009 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced an AC/DC reference design based on the new dsPIC33F “GS” series of digital-power Digital Signal...

03/23/2009

I2C™ EEPROMs Available in WLCSP, 5-pin SC-70 and SOT-23 Packages; Reduce Design Size and Profile with Die-Sized Packages

03/16/2009

Low-Cost Kit Provides Complete Development Environment for Educators, Students and Engineers Who Are New to PIC® Microcontrollers

03/09/2009

CHANDLER, Ariz., March 9, 2009 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced it has acquired HI-TECH Software,

03/04/2009

Industry’s First 8-bit MCUs for Segmented Display Applications with Hardware Real-Time Clock and Integrated Capacitive-Touch Peripheral

03/04/2009

CHANDLER, Ariz., March 4, 2009 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced two hands-on workshop series that provide participants hands-on experience with

02/23/2009

New EEPROMs Have Operating Voltage Down to 1.5V for Both Read and Write Operations

01/27/2009

Company Honored by National and Arizona Publications for Product and Business Excellence

01/26/2009

New Low-Cost Brushless DC Motor Control Evaluation Board; Additions to Popular MPLAB® Integrated Development Environment; New Libraries and App Notes

12/03/2008

CHANDLER, Arizona – December 3, 2008 -- (NASDAQ:MCHP) – Microchip Technology Incorporated, a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, announced today that the Company will present at the Credit Suisse Annual Technology Conference

11/18/2008

Free USB-IF Certified Stack Enables OTG Functionality for 16-bit PIC24F MCUs, While Adding New Features for Microchip’s Complete 8-, 16- and 32-bit USB Portfolio

11/12/2008

CHANDLER & PHOENIX, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ: MCHP) and ON Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: ONNN) today further commented on their proposal to acquire Atmel Corporation (NASDAQ:ATML) for $5.00 per share in cash,

10/28/2008

MPLAB® ICD 3 Provides Premium In-Circuit Debugging And Programming at an Affordable Price

10/27/2008

CHANDLER, Ariz., Oct. 27, 2008 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced from the Embedded Systems Conference in Boston the expansion of its

10/15/2008

Microchip Technology Incorporated today announced it has acquired Hampshire Company, Inc. Hampshire provides customers with high-quality universal touch screen controllers, along with best-of-class application support and driver-interface software.

10/02/2008

Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ: MCHP) and ON Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: ONNN) today announced that they have sent a proposal to the Board of Directors of Atmel Corporation (NASDAQ: ATML) to acquire Atmel for $5.00 per share in cash.

09/15/2008

MCP202X Transceivers Meet the Stringent Requirements of European, Asian and North American Automotive Manufacturers

09/08/2008

PICDEM™ Touch Sense 2 Board Features mTouch™ Sensing Solution Software and 16-bit PIC24FJ256GB110 MCU With Integrated Capacitive-Touch CTMU Peripheral

08/04/2008

Intelligent Charge Management Feature Enables Simultaneous AC-DC Adapter or USB-Port Battery Charging, and Powering of Devices

07/15/2008

Single-Output Devices Have Operating Voltage Range of 4.5V – 18V; Excellent Latch-up Immunity

07/03/2008

CHANDLER, Ariz., May 5, 2008 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced the shipment of its 600,000th development tool to Emerson.

07/01/2008

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – July 1, 2008 – MIPS Technologies, Inc. (NasdaqGS: MIPS), a leading provider of industry-standard architectures, processors and analog IP for digital consumer, home networking, wireless, communications and

06/24/2008

Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced that it has been recognized by the following national business and electronics organizations for product and workplace leadership.

06/23/2008

CHANDLER, Ariz., June 23, 2008 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced the MCP6V01/2/3 (MCP6V0X) auto-zero operational amplifiers (op amps).

06/16/2008

CHANDLER, Arizona – June 16, 2008 -- (NASDAQ:MCHP) – Microchip Technology Incorporated, a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, announced today that the Company will present at the William Blair & Compay

06/10/2008

CHANDLER, Ariz., June 10, 2008 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced the MiWi™ Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Wireless Protocol Stack, which is based upon the IEEE 802.15.4™

06/10/2008

CHANDLER, Ariz., June 10, 2008 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced the MRF24J40MA FCC-certified Radio-Frequency (RF) transceiver module.

06/02/2008

Explorer 16 Daughter Cards Support Graphics, Ethernet, USB, CAN/LIN, SD/MMC Card interface, Audio, IrDA®, and Motor Control Applications

06/02/2008

Small-Footprint PIC18F1XK50 MCUs Enable Addition of USB to Any Application

06/02/2008

New PIC® MCUs Support USB 2.0 Device, Embedded Host, Dual-Role and OTG; Provide Easy Migration Path From Small 8-bit MCUs to an 80 MHz 32-bit MCU With the Same IDE

05/29/2008

MORRISVILLE, N.C. (May 29, 2008) – RadarFind Corporation, a health care technology company offering a patented Real Time Location System (RTLS) for tracking medical equipment and patients, features intelligent RFID tags and readers with temperature-

05/19/2008

CHANDLER, Ariz., May 19, 2008 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced the appointment of three individuals as vice president.

05/12/2008

Introducing 4 new Flash 8-bit PIC® MCUs, which offer a cost-effective and code-compatible migration path from existing 8- and 14-pin package options to 20-pin MCus with a richer set of peripherals.

05/05/2008

The new 10-member family of serial EEPROMs are the first single I/O devices that can support any data rate from 10 kHz to 100 kHz; and the only 1, 2, 4, 8 and 16 Kbit EEPROMs available in a 3-pin SOT-23 package.

05/05/2008

Featuring a compact design, the high-speed, easy-to-use kit supports all of Microchip’s serial EEPROMs. The single-board kit enables faster debugging and system integration, with shorter time to market.

05/05/2008

CHANDLER, Ariz., May 5, 2008 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced the shipment of its 600,000th development tool to Emerson.

05/05/2008

CHANDLER, Ariz., May 5, 2008 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced a new 10-member family of serial EEPROM devices with a single I/O bus interface.

04/28/2008

CHANDLER, Ariz., April 28, 2008 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced that it has been recognized by the following U.S. and international publications for product and

04/15/2008

Vote for contestants as they design, blog and video their journey to the top in this social networking design challenge! Win your share of over $100,000 in prizes just for being a part of the community! www.myPIC32.com.

04/07/2008

CHANDLER, Ariz., April 1, 2008 [NASDAQ: MCHP] — Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, today announced it is accepting registrations for its 12th annual Worldwide MASTERs Conference

04/01/2008

Microchip's Worldwide MASTERs Conference is being held at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa in Phoenix, AZ, July 21-26, 2008.

03/31/2008

The MCP1790 and MCP1791 high-voltage LDO are ideal for automotive and industrial applications. They also feature low quiescent current, shutdown current and ceramic capacitor stability, which enable smaller, ultra-efficient designs at lower costs.

03/04/2008

Hungerford, UK, 4th March 2008. Triteq is delighted to announce that it has been named Microchip Technology Inc.’s first—and at present only—Medical Design Partner Specialist within the UK and Europe.