Get Started - Home Entertainment

We'll tell you all you need to know to start evaluating and working with this product.

Document Type


Application Note

PDF

Software

Description

ANKD01: QMatrix Panel Design Guideline

ANKD01: QMatrix Panel Design Guideline
(file size: 436605, 4 pages, updated: 10/2002)

ANKD02: Secrets of a Successful QTouch Design

ANKD02: Secrets of a Successful QTouch Design
(file size: 433919, 11 pages, updated: 10/2005)

ANKD08: QT60XX0 Demo Code

ANKD08: QT60XX0 Demo Code
(file size: 36640, 12 pages, updated: 09/2006)

Atmel  AT07925: Connecting Wireless Networks to the Internet using the ioBridge Technology

AT07925: Connecting Wireless Networks to the Internet using the ioBridge Technology

Atmel AT07925: Connecting Wireless Networks to the Internet using the ioBridge Technology
(file size: 668KB, 16 pages, revision A, updated: 05/2014)

This application note exhibits techniques to connect IEEE® 802.15.4 wireless networks to the Internet. This example uses ATmega256RFR2 Xplained Pro demo boards as edge devices on a wireless sub-network. The Atmel® Low-Cost Ethernet to Wireless Gateway serves as a bridge between the wireless sub-network and conventional Ethernet LAN infrastructure. ioBridge's cloud services tie the system together with remote control applications on the World Wide Web. This document describes how to start quickly with the provided sample applications and how to modify them for a specific need.

Atmel AT02598: Migration from AT86RF212 to AT86RF212B

Atmel AT02598: Migration from AT86RF212 to AT86RF212B
(file size: 280KB, 8 pages, revision A, updated: 08/2013)

This application note is a guide to assist users of Atmel Sub-GHz transceiver, AT86RF212 in converting designs to Atmel AT86RF212B. In addition to the migration details, this document also highlights the enhanced features of AT86RF212B transceiver.

Atmel AT02601: Migration from AT86RF230 to AT86RF233

Atmel AT02601: Migration from AT86RF230 to AT86RF233
(file size: 750KB, 22 pages, revision A, updated: 10/2013)

This application note is a guide to assist users of Atmel GHz transceiver, AT86RF230 in converting designs to Atmel AT86RF233. In addition to the migration details, this document also highlights the enhanced features of AT86RF233 transceiver.

Atmel AT05436: BitCloud ZigBee Home Automation (ZHA) - Hands-on

Atmel AT05436: BitCloud ZigBee Home Automation (ZHA) - Hands-on
(file size: 1.5MB, 38 pages, revision A, updated: 06/2014)

This document help the users of Atmel BitCloud ZigBee Home Automation application to get familiar with existing demo application, ZigBee Cluster specification and help the users in extending the application.

Atmel AVR2016: RZRAVEN Hardware User's Guide

Atmel AVR2016: RZRAVEN Hardware User's Guide
(file size: 768KB, 25 pages, revision E, updated: 07/2012)

This application note describes how to get familiar with the RZRAVEN development kit. The RZRAVEN is a development kit for the AT86RF230 radio transceiver and the AVR microcontroller. It serves as a versatile and professional platform for developing and debugging a wide range of RF applications; spanning from: simple point-to-point communication through full blown sensor networks with numerous nodes running complex communication stacks. On top of this, the kit provides a nice human interface, which spans from PC connectivity, through LCD and audio input and output.

Atmel AVR2025: IEEE 802.15.4 MAC Software Package - User Guide

Atmel AVR2025: IEEE 802.15.4 MAC Software Package - User Guide
(file size: 3.8MB, 251 pages, revision D, updated: 06/2012)

This document is the user guide for the Atmel® MAC software for IEEE® 802.15.4 transceivers. The mechanisms and functionality of the IEEE 802.15.4 standard is the basis for the entire MAC software stack implementation.

Atmel AVR2067: Crystal Characterization for AVR RF

Atmel AVR2067: Crystal Characterization for AVR RF

Atmel AVR2067: Crystal Characterization for AVR RF
(file size: 959kB, 17 pages, revision A, updated: 01/2013)

The scope of this application note is to guide the PCB designers to choose an appropriate 16MHz and 32.768kHz crystal, which can satisfy the various application needs based on crystal size, ESR, load capacitance, negative resistance, frequency stability, power, consumption, cost etc. It also contains crystal characterization reports from both 16MHz and 32.768kHz crystal vendors.

Atmel AVR2090: REB232ED Evaluation Kit Quick Start Guide

Atmel AVR2090: REB232ED Evaluation Kit Quick Start Guide
(file size: 199721, 4 pages, revision A, updated: 10/2011)

This application note briefly describes how to set up and run the pre-flashed performance test application included with the Atmel® REB232ED evaluation kit.

Atmel AVR2160: REB233SMAD Evaluation Kit - Quick Start Guide

Atmel AVR2160: REB233SMAD Evaluation Kit - Quick Start Guide
(file size: 216KB, 4 pages, revision B, updated: 04/2012)

This application note briefly describes how to set up and run the pre-flashed applications supplied with the Atmel® REB233SMAD Evaluation Kit.

Atmel AVR2162: REB233SMAD - Hardware User Manual

Atmel AVR2162: REB233SMAD - Hardware User Manual
(file size: 1595KB, 28 pages, revision B, updated: 07/2012)

This application note describes the REB233SMAD radio extender board supporting antenna diversity in combination with the Atmel AT86RF233 radio transceiver. Detailed information is given in the individual sections about the board functionality, the board interfaces, and the board design.

Atmel AVR259: ATtiny40 QTouchADC Demonstration Kit

AVR259: ATtiny40 QTouchADC Demonstration Kit

Atmel AVR259: ATtiny40 QTouchADC Demonstration Kit
(file size: 1.1MB, 28 pages, revision C, updated: 09/2014)

This is the reference design to demonstrate the capabilities of ATtiny40, which supports Atmel® QTouch®, the latest capacitive touch technology.

The application note includes the firmware supporting seven keys, TWI slave interface (I2C compatible), buzzer and LED control.

AVR2001: AT86RF230 Software Programmer Guide

AVR2001: AT86RF230 Software Programmer Guide
(file size: 1041829, 62 pages, revision A, updated: 07/2007)

This document goes into greater depth than the datasheet when it comes to correct configuration and usage of the features that the radio transceiver provides.

AVR2004: LC-Balun for AT86RF230

AVR2004: LC-Balun for AT86RF230

AVR2004: LC-Balun for AT86RF230
(file size: 35329, 15 pages, revision A, updated: 04/2008)

In some cases the used balun on the ATAVRRZ502 Radio Boards must be replaced by concentrated elements. Therefore the functionality must be given by the use of capacitors and inductors only. This application note shows how to transform the differential AT86RF230 RF signal into a single-ended 50 ohm antenna without using the original balun.

AVR2005: Design Considerations for the AT86RF230

AVR2005: Design Considerations for the AT86RF230
(file size: 311401, 9 pages, revision A, updated: 08/2007)

The ATAVRRZ502 is designed for evaluation of the Atmel AT86RF230 2.4 GHz radio transceiver. This application note describes the design and layout of the so-called "Radio Extender Board" (REB) that are provided with the ATAVRRZ502.

AVR2007: IEEE802.15.4 MAC power consumptions for AT86RF230 and ATmega1281

AVR2007: IEEE802.15.4 MAC power consumptions for AT86RF230 and ATmega1281

AVR2007: IEEE802.15.4 MAC power consumptions for AT86RF230 and ATmega1281
(file size: 6395, 14 pages, revision A, updated: 09/2007)

This Application Note describes two ways of estimating the current consumption of the AT86RF230 radio and the ATmega1281 microcontroller as a transceiver system for the IEEE802.15.4™ standard.

AVR2009: AT86RF230 – Software Programming Model

AVR2009: AT86RF230 – Software Programming Model

AVR2009: AT86RF230 – Software Programming Model
(file size: 233633, 4 pages, revision B, updated: 05/2008)

The AT86RF230 Software Programming Model (SWPM) provides a reference for developers utilizing the AT86RF230 radio transceiver as effective as possible.

AVR2014: AT86RF230 Receiver sensitivity measurements

AVR2014: AT86RF230 Receiver sensitivity measurements
(file size: 665174, 14 pages, revision A, updated: 04/2008)

The Atmel AT86RF230 radio transceiver has a specified receiver sensitivity of -101 dBm. The following document shall provide the information that is required for measuring this value with available Hard- and Software.

AVR2015: RZRAVEN Quick Start Guide

AVR2015: RZRAVEN Quick Start Guide

AVR2015: RZRAVEN Quick Start Guide
(file size: 506858, 18 pages, revision B, updated: 03/2008)

This application note describes how to get started with the RZRAVEN kit. The RZRAVEN kit is built around three main components; the hardware itself, the firmware running on the RZUSBSTICK and AVRRAVENs, and the AVR Wireless Services PC suite. This document describes how to install the AVR Wireless PC Suite, use its different features and how to operate the AVRRAVENs accordingly.

AVR2021: AT86RF231 Antenna Diversity

AVR2021: AT86RF231 Antenna Diversity
(file size: 321559, 20 pages, revision B, updated: 07/2008)

This application note describes the usage, design, and layout of the AT86RF231 Antenna Diversity. The information provided is intended as a helping hand for hardware designers to make use of the AT86RF231 Antenna Diversity capabilities.

AVR2022: AT86RF231 - Software Programming Model

AVR2022: AT86RF231 - Software Programming Model

AVR2022: AT86RF231 - Software Programming Model
(file size: 498652, 5 pages, revision A, updated: 05/2008)

The AT86RF231 Software Programming Model (SWPM) provides a reference for developers utilizing the AT86RF231 radio transceiver as effective as possible.

AVR2023: AT86RF231 PCB reference design for antenna diversity

AVR2023: AT86RF231 PCB reference design for antenna diversity
(file size: 284604, 15 pages, revision A, updated: 08/2008)

The AT86RF231 diversity board demonstrates the capabilities of the 802.15.4 compliant 2.4 GHz radio transceiver AT86RF231. With the high performance ATmega1281V AVR microcontroller it serves as a full function network node that is capable of hosting a MAC implementation driven by two AAA batteries for more than one year. Two ceramic chip antennas increase the link budget in a typical indoor scenario with multipath fading effects.

AVR2028: AT86RF212 – Software Programming Model

AVR2028: AT86RF212 – Software Programming Model

AVR2028: AT86RF212 – Software Programming Model
(file size: 609129, 5 pages, revision A, updated: 08/2009)

The AT86RF212 Software Programming Model (SWPM) shall provide a reference for developers utilizing the radio transceiver AT86RF212 as effective as possible.

AVR2064: RZ600 HW Manual

AVR2064: RZ600 HW Manual

AVR2064: RZ600 HW Manual
(file size: 508165, 18 pages, revision A, updated: 03/2010)

This applicationnote gives an overview of the RZ600 kit from a system perspective as well as what the kit contains and its minimum requirements. A set of condensed instructions are then given on how to get the evaluation application for the kit up and running in the shortest time possible.

AVR254: QWheel with ATtiny48

AVR254: QWheel with ATtiny48

AVR254: QWheel with ATtiny48
(file size: 5095, 39 pages, revision A, updated: 10/2009)

This Application Note focuses on making a customized firmware solution using Atmel® QTouch® Library designed for a wheel (constructed from 4 channels).

Designing with CryptoAuthentication Client Devices

Designing with CryptoAuthentication Client Devices
(file size: 532096, 20 pages, revision A, updated: 05/2009)

High Level Security Models

High Level Security Models
(file size: 126052, 11 pages, revision A, updated: 03/2009)

Implementing Secure Boot with the Atmel ATSHA204

Implementing Secure Boot with the Atmel ATSHA204
(file size: 90KB, 10 pages, revision B, updated: 09/2012)

Detailed level explanation of secure boot with Atmel ATSHA204.

QT60240 Temparature Test

QT60240 Temparature Test
(file size: 19629, updated: 01/1900)

QTAN0015: Power Supply Considerations

QTAN0015: Power Supply Considerations
(file size: 66534, 4 pages, revision A, updated: 10/2008)

QTAN0016: Diagnostic Modes for QT ICs

QTAN0016: Diagnostic Modes for QT ICs
(file size: 68154, 4 pages, revision A, updated: 10/2008)

QTAN0017: Checking the Effects of Noise

QTAN0017: Checking the Effects of Noise
(file size: 278826, 4 pages, revision A, updated: 10/2008)

QTAN0027A: Changing from 6-pin SOT23 to 6-pin WSON

QTAN0027A: Changing from 6-pin SOT23 to 6-pin WSON
(file size: 92402, 6 pages, revision A, updated: 10/2008)

QTAN0030: Implementing a Long Slide Control

QTAN0030: Implementing a Long Slide Control
(file size: 737295, 8 pages, revision A, updated: 06/2008)

QTAN0031B: Avoiding False Touch Inputs

QTAN0031B: Avoiding False Touch Inputs
(file size: 250333, 6 pages, revision B, updated: 10/2008)

QTAN0040: Driving the AT42QT2160 QMatrix™ Sensor IC

QTAN0040: Driving the AT42QT2160 QMatrix™ Sensor IC
(file size: 148184, 14 pages, revision A, updated: 07/2008)

QTAN0079: Buttons, Sliders and Wheels Touch Sensor Design Guide

QTAN0079: Buttons, Sliders and Wheels Touch Sensor Design Guide
(file size: 1058709, 72 pages, revision A, updated: 11/2011)

The design guide describes the rules that can be used to create sensor patterns on PCBs or other conductive material, such as Indium Tin Oxide (ITO).

Secure Boot Simplified

Secure Boot Simplified
(file size: 42 KB, 4 pages, revision A, updated: 03/2012)

High level explanation of secure boot with Atmel ATSHA204.

Using the Atmel ATSHA204 for Secure Password Operations

Using the Atmel ATSHA204 for Secure Password Operations
(file size: 81016, 8 pages, revision A, updated: 04/2011)

AT91 USB CDC Driver Implementation

AT91 USB CDC Driver Implementation
(file size: 374967, 20 pages, revision B, updated: 07/2009)

Explains how to implement the Communication Device Class (CDC) driver on AT91 microcontrollers. Describes a device-side USB framework that enables rapid development of USB-compliant class drivers such as Mass Storage Device class or the Communication Device Class.

AT91 USB Framework

AT91 USB Framework
(file size: 1350788, 23 pages, revision A, updated: 10/2006)

Describes a device-side USB framework that enables rapid development of USB-compliant class drivers such as Mass Storage Device class or the Communication Device Class.

AT91 USB HID Driver Implementation

AT91 USB HID Driver Implementation
(file size: 556109, 30 pages, revision B, updated: 07/2009)

Describes how to implement a Human Interface Device (HID) driver with the Atmel AT91 USB framework. Describes a device-side USB framework that enables rapid development of USB-compliant class drivers such as Mass Storage Device class or the Communication Device Class.

AT91 USB Mass Storage Device Driver Implementation

AT91 USB Mass Storage Device Driver Implementation
(file size: 732860, 36 pages, revision B, updated: 07/2009)

Explains how to implement a Mass Storage Device (MSD) driver on AT91 microcontrollers. Describes a device-side USB framework that enables rapid development of USB-compliant class drivers such as Mass Storage Device class or the Communication Device Class.

AVR2027: AES Security Module

AVR2027: AES Security Module
(file size: 269453, 23 pages, revision A, updated: 09/2009)

This document briefly reviews IEEE 802.15.4 /ZigBee® cryptography and shows how the AT86RF231's and AT86RF212's security modules simplify the implementation of these features.

LCD Implementation on SAM9G15/G35/X35

LCD Implementation on SAM9G15/G35/X35
(file size: 1181359, 11 pages, revision A, updated: 09/2011)

This application note describes how to use and optimize the full featured LCD embedded in Atmel ARM®-based SAM9G15, SAM9G35 and SAM9X35 devices.

Using the Serial Peripheral Interface with AT91SAMxx Devices

Using the Serial Peripheral Interface with AT91SAMxx Devices

Using the Serial Peripheral Interface with AT91SAMxx Devices
(file size: 153305, 11 pages, revision B, updated: 08/2006)

Describes initializaton of the SPI, main SPI features are summarized and characteristics that may be difficult to use are detailed. A software example of an interconnection between two SPIs is also described.

Brochures and Flyers

PDF

Software

Description

AT30TS750 Family Flyer

AT30TS750 Family Flyer
(file size: 236138, 2 pages, revision B, updated: 06/2011)

Atmel AT30TS750 Family. The world's most versatile digital temperature sensing solutions.

ATAES132 Flyer

ATAES132 Flyer
(file size: 271712, 2 pages, revision A, updated: 06/2011)

ATSHA204 CryptoAuthentication Family of Hardware Security Solutions

ATSHA204 CryptoAuthentication Family of Hardware Security Solutions
(file size: 99KB, 2 pages, revision C, updated: 11/2012)

ATSHA204, ATAES132, and ATECC108 CryptoAuthentication Family of Hardware Security Solutions

ATSHA204, ATAES132, and ATECC108 CryptoAuthentication Family of Hardware Security Solutions
(file size: 349KB, 2 pages, revision D, updated: 12/2013)

User Guide

PDF

Software

Description

ATECC108/ATSHA204 Firmware Library User Guide

ATECC108/ATSHA204 Firmware Library User Guide
(file size: 197KB, 9 pages, revision C, updated: 01/2014)