Fujitsu to Introduce New FlexRay(TM) Controller and 16-bit 16FX MCUs for Automotive Applications at the Embedded Systems Conference

    Popular Fingerprint Sensor ICs, Graphics Display Controllers, 8- and
    MCUs and Motor Control Development Kit to be Featured at Booth 2034

    SAN JOSE, Calif., March 27 /CNW/ -- Fujitsu Microelectronics America,
Inc. (FMA) will introduce its newest family of 16-bit microcontrollers (MCUs)
and latest FlexRay(TM) controller, along with additions to its 8-bit and
32-bit families, at the Embedded Systems Conference in San Jose, April 1-5.
    Fujitsu also will demonstrate its Sweep Sensor(R) and single touch
fingerprint sensor ICs, along with the newest member of its graphics display
controller family, the MB86297. Fujitsu is located at booth 2034 in the
McEnery Convention Center.

    FlexRay Controller and 16FX MCU Series Highlight New Offerings
    The new controller products provide the high levels of integration,
leading-edge performance and optimized architectures required for advanced
applications in the automotive, consumer, communications, industrial and
peripherals markets. The controllers are available with the development kits,
emulators, software tools and support needed to ensure that Fujitsu customers
meet their design objectives and easily develop application software.
    "Our latest MCUs and development kits represent Fujitsu's commitment to
delivering the best controller architectures and tools for new generations of
products," said Keith Horn, chief operating officer, Fujitsu Microelectronics
America. "By constantly enhancing our MCU families and offering the latest
development tools, we make it easy for customers to evaluate new products and
initiate new designs."
    For automotive networking applications Fujitsu is expanding its portfolio
with a new, high-integration, low power series of 16-bit MCUs, the 16FX
family, along with the new MB91F465XA FlexRay controller for driver-assistance
applications.  There is also a new member of the 32-bit F2MC family, the
MB91F467B, which was designed in close cooperation with automotive suppliers.
    Fujitsu is enhancing its support for next-generation consumer and medical
applications, with two new flash-equipped 8-bit MCUs, the MB95F128 and
MB95F168M, which provide low power consumption, LCDC integration, and
excellent performance for household appliances and digital audio/video
    The company is also extending its leadership in products for industrial,
automotive and household motor control applications. The newest member of its
32-bit FR series, the MB91F487, incorporates two multi-function timer units
for motor inverter control for household appliances. And the new
MotorKit-91F267-MC platform simplifies development of three-phase
motor-control solutions for automotive and industrial motor-control
    The Fujitsu fingerprint sensor ICs and graphics display controllers also
reflect the company's commitment to providing comprehensive solutions, with
state-of-the-art hardware and software along with the tools and support
required for customers to implement their designs quickly and reliably.

    About Fujitsu Microelectronics America, Inc.
    Fujitsu Microelectronics America, Inc. (FMA) leads the industry in
innovation. FMA provides high-quality, reliable semiconductor products and
services for the networking, communications, automotive, security and other
markets throughout North and South America. For product information, visit the
company web site at or address e-mail to

    NOTE:  All product names mentioned herein are trademarks or registered
trademarks of their respective owners.

For further information:

For further information: Emi Igarashi of Fujitsu Microelectronics
America,  Inc., +1-408-737-5647, or; or Dick Davies
of IPRA,  +1-415-652-7515, or, for Fujitsu
Microelectronics  America, Inc. Web Site:

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