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[August 18, 2014]

Atmel Delivers Capacitive Touch Controller with Industry's Best Proximity Sensing Range

(ENP Newswire Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) ENP Newswire - 18 August 2014 Release date- 12082014 - SAN JOSE, CALIF - Atmel Corporation (NASDAQ: ATML), a global leader in microcontroller and touch technology solutions, today announced the introduction of its latest Power Line Communication System-on-Chip (SoC) solution designed for smart metering applications.


The Atmel SAM4CP16B is an extension of Atmel's SAM4Cx smart energy platform built on a dual-core 32-bit ARM Cortex-M4 architecture. Fully compatible with Atmel's ATPL230A OFDM physical layer (PHY) device compliant with PRIME standard specifications, this highly flexible solution addresses OEM's requirements for various system partitioning, BOM reduction and time-to-market requirements by incorporating independent application, protocol stack and physical layer processing functions within the same device.

'We continue to build on the success of our industry leading SAM4Cx platform and offer best-in-class embedded connectivity, flexibility and cost structure for high-volume smart metering deployments,' said Andres Munoz, marketing manager, smart energy communications at Atmel Corporation. 'Furthermore, additional enhancements developed to meet PRIME standard specifications provide unprecedented performance in rigorous environments.' Key features of the solution include integrated low-power driver, advanced cryptography, 1Mbytes of embedded Flash, 152Kbytes of SRAM, low-power RTC, and LCD controller.

Availability For more information on availability and pricing, please contact your local Atmel sales representative.

About Atmel Atmel Corporation (NASDAQ: ATML) is a worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of microcontrollers, capacitive touch solutions, advanced logic, mixed-signal, nonvolatile memory and radio frequency (RF) components. Leveraging one of the industry's broadest intellectual property (IP) technology portfolios, Atmel is able to provide the electronics industry with complete system solutions focused on industrial, consumer, communications, computing and automotive markets.

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Tel: (+1) 415-694-6700 Email: atmelus@w2groupinc.com More Information Atmel's SAM4Cx Platform: http://www.atmel.com/products/smart-energy/default.aspx Atmel | SMART: http://www.atmel.com/arm/default.aspx Atmel YouTube Channel: www.atmel.com/youtube Embedded Design Blog: www.atmelcorporation.wordpress.com Twitter: www.atmel.com/twitter LinkedIn: www.atmel.com/linkedin Facebook: www.atmel.com/facebook (c) 2014 Electronic News Publishing -

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