RF, Wi-Fi and Other Wireless Microcontroller-Based Solutions

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Convenience, security, reliability and power efficiency drive low-frequency RF application requirements. You can rely on Atmel® to help you design cost-effective, highly reliable RF products. Atmel wireless technologies enable innovative, scalable and dedicated designs that fit small footprints, consume very little power, and operate in rugged environments—indoors or outdoors.

Atmel wireless technologies span these in-demand wireless areas:

  • Bluetooth — State of the art low power Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) solutions integrated with Atmel │ SMART ARM® Cortex®-M based MCUs bring connectivity to any embedded design. These self-contained SoCs and certified modules are ideally suited for a variety of battery-powered devices and applications requiring a wireless connection without compromising on cost and power consumption.
  • 802.15.4 — To support today's increasingly-connected applications, Atmel offers a complete line of IEEE 802.15.4-compliant and ZigBee® certified wireless solutions. These are based on the rich family of Atmel RF transceivers, as well as Atmel AVR®, ARM®-based and single-chip wireless microcontrollers.
  • Wi-Fi — Address the needs for Wi-Fi capability in embedded systems. Atmel low-power Wi-Fi solutions cover a wide range of applications. The SmartConnect solutions include self-contained, low-power, and certified modules bringing wireless Internet connectivity to any embedded design. The SmartDirect solutions offer the world’s first fully-integrated RF, baseband SoC (system on a chip) Wi-Fi personal area network (PAN) solution.
  • Smart RF — Target proprietary (non-standards based) wireless industrial and consumer applications such as automatic metering, alarm systems, and home control, as well as toys and gaming.
  • SigFox — The low power RF solutions from ATMEL support the increasing Internet of Things (IoT) market with a wide range of applications. SIGFOX is a key technology enabling devices to connect easily to the Internet. ATMEL offers innovative SIGFOX compliant products for the wireless connection to the SIGFOX network.
  • RF Identification — Address the needs of contactless identification products operating at 100 to 150kHz bandwidth ranges. A specialty is 125kHz access control and waste applications and the 134.2kHz animal identification application according the ISO 11784 and 11785 standards.
  • IR Control — Atmel provides a complete family of ICs for the use in IR (infrared) remote control receiver modules. End applications include consumer products such as TV, VCR, audio systems, cameras, air conditioners, and toys.
  • Cloud Partners — Atmel has partnered with market-leading cloud providers to offer end-to-end solutions for IoT designers using Atmel wireless connectivity products. Our partners offer innovative system solutions and services that will reduce time-to -market and enhance the user experience.