Infineon’s XMC4800 MCU
Infineon’s XMC4800 MCUs are designed for transportation, industrial connectivity, control, power conversion, and sensing, and integrate an EtherCAT node, up to 2 MB of on-chip flash with ECC, and an ARM Cortex-M4 core. This eliminates the separate ICs and clocks typically needed for EtherCAT functionality, saving BOM cost and PCB space.
The XMC4800 also offers 6 CAN nodes, a standard Ethernet MAC, USB, and serial interfaces. The MCUs also include multiple ADCs, DACs, demodulators, and position interfaces to simplify sensing and motor control. XMC4800 MCUs are pin- and code-compatible with other devices in Infineon’s XMC4000 family of MCUs, making it easy to switch devices to meet the performance and peripheral needs of different applications.
- ARM Cortex-M4 @ 144 MHz
- FPU, MPU, 12-ch DMA
- Up to 2 MB ECC Flash, 352 kB RAM
- EtherCAT: Slave interface, 100 Mbit/s
- CAN: 6x, 256 message objects
- ADC: 4x 8 ch, 12-bit ADC, 4 Msps
New Industry Products are a form of content that allows industry partners to share useful news, messages, and technology with All About Circuits readers in a way editorial content is not well suited to. All New Industry Products are subject to strict editorial guidelines with the intention of offering readers useful news, technical expertise, or stories. The viewpoints and opinions expressed in New Industry Products are those of the partner and not necessarily those of All About Circuits or its writers.