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Automotive Microcontrollers

The automotive market for electronics is growing rapidly as the demand for comfort, safety and reduced fuel consumption increases. All of these new functions require local intelligence and control, which can be optimized by the use of small, powerful microcontrollers.

Features and Benefits

  • The Atmel® automotive microcontrollers are automotive qualified (AEC Q100) and available in different temperature ranges up to +150°C ambient temperature (AECQ100 Grade0).
  • With unsurpassed experience in embedded Flash memory microcontrollers, including Atmel AVR® microcontrollers from 8- to 32-bits, Atmel offers a broad range of innovative solutions, whether for sensor or actuator control or more sophisticated networking applications.
  • Atmel microcontrollers are fully-engineered to fulfill OEMs' quality requirements towards zero defects.

Broad Range of Applications

Atmel offers solutions to support a broad range of applications, including:


  • Turbo Charger
  • Fuel Pump
  • Exhaust System
  • Fan Control
  • Battery Monitoring
  • Intelligent Watchdog System


  • Car Radio Amplifiers
  • Satellite Radio Receivers
  • Front Panels

Door, Seat, Sunroof Modules

  • Electric Mirror
  • Window Lock
  • Power Window
  • Capacitive Touch Sensing Keypads
  • Power Seat
  • Ambient Light
  • Roof Panel

Climate Control

  • Blower
  • Flap Control
  • Xbridge DC Motor Control


  • Car Access
    • Remote Keyless Entry
    • Immobilizer
    • Passive Entry/Go


  • Console Indicator
  • Radio Panel
  • Climate Control Panel
  • Capacitive Sensitive Switch Panel

Body Control Network

  • CAN/LIN Gateway
  • CAN/MOST Gateway

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