STMicroelectronics and USound Deliver First Advanced MEMS Silicon Micro-Speakers

Geneva, Switzerland, and Graz, Austria, January 3, 2018 – STMicroelectronics (NYSE:STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, and USound, an innovative and fast-growing audio company, have delivered the first silicon micro-speakers resulting from their technology collaboration announced last year. Engineering samples are now with lead customers, and trade demonstrations will take place during CES® 2018, in Las Vegas.

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STMicroelectronics Reveals Compact Contactless Module with boostedNFC™ Technology, Extending Secure Payment to Wearables

Geneva, October 19, 2017 – STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, is delivering the technology for easy and secure contactless transactions using the ever more popular wristbands or fashionwear like watches or jewelry. The market-unique ST53G System-in-Package solution combines the Company’s industry-leading expertise in Near Field Communication (NFC) and secure-transaction chips.

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Vishay Optoelectronics to Showcase Latest Light-to-Digital and Analog Output Sensors at Sensors Expo

MALVERN, Pa. — June 20, 2017 — The Optoelectronics group of Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced its technology lineup for Sensors Expo 2017, taking place June 27-29 at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California. In booth 1410, Vishay will exhibit its latest light-to-digital and analog output sensor technologies for a wide range of applications. Highlights will include demonstrations of Vishay's leading ambient, proximity, ultraviolet (UV), and RGBW light sensors for consumer, industrial, healthcare, security, wearables, and automotive applications.

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STMicroelectronics Delivers Superior-Performing NFC Technology for Secure Contactless Payments and IoT Applications

STMicroelectronics has announced availability of its latest-generation NFC devices for contactless payments and data exchange. The new devices include the ST21NFCD NFC controller featuring the market-proven booster technology ST has recently acquired, and two new members in the ST54 System-in-Package (SiP) family that integrate the Company’s latest Secure Element technology.

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STMicroelectronics and Valencell Announce Collaboration on Highly Accurate and Powerful Biometric Sensor Platform for Wearables and IoT

Valencell, the leading innovator in performance biometric data sensor technology, and STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, announced today the launch of a new, highly accurate and scalable development kit for biometric wearables that includes ST’s compact SensorTile turnkey multi-sensor module integrated with Valencell's Benchmark™ biometric sensor system. Together, SensorTile and Benchmark deliver the most useful portfolio of sensors to support the most advanced wearable use cases.

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Miniature Multi-Sensor Module from STMicroelectronics Jumpstarts IoT and Wearable Designs

STMicroelectronics’ 13.5mm x 13.5mm SensorTile is currently the smallest turnkey sensor board of its type, containing a MEMS accelerometer, gyroscope, magnetometer, pressure sensor, and a MEMS microphone. With the on-board low-power STM32L4 microcontroller, it can be used as a sensing and connectivity hub for developing products such as wearables, gaming accessories, and smart-home or Internet-of-Things (IoT) devices.

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Bluetooth SiP Module from Silicon Labs Offers World’s Smallest Footprint for IoT End Nodes

Silicon Labs (NASDAQ: SLAB) has introduced the industry’s smallest Bluetooth® low energy system-in-package (SiP) module with a built-in chip antenna, offering a complete, cost-effective connectivity solution with no compromises in performance. Available in a tiny 6.5 mm x 6.5 mm package, the BGM12x Blue Gecko SiP module enables developers to miniaturize IoT designs by minimizing the PCB footprint including the antenna clearance area to 51 mm2. Applications for this ultra-small, high-performance Bluetooth module include sports and fitness wearables, smartwatches, personal medical devices, wireless sensor nodes and other space-constrained connected devices.

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Industry’s Lowest-Power Vehicle Access Solution for Smart Keys and Wearables

The industry’s lowest-power Passive Entry/Passive Start (PEPS) solution is now available from Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MCHP), a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions. Microchip’s ATA5700 and ATA5702 are primarily intended for use in battery-powered applications such as smart keys (i.e. PEPS) and complementary car access via mobile devices, smartphones and wearables where the power consumption is one of the key requirements.

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STMicroelectronics Introduces New Bluetooth® Low Energy Single-Chip Solution

STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, has revealed its first Bluetooth® Low Energy wireless System-on-Chip (SoC). The BlueNRG-1 is optimized to satisfy high-volume opportunities in the fast-growing Bluetooth Low Energy market through the combination of superior energy efficiency and strong radio performance.

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