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Microchip Technology is an American manufacturer of microcontroller, memory and analog semiconductors. Its products include microcontrollers (PICmicro, dsPIC / PIC24, PIC32), Serial EEPROM devices, Serial SRAM devices, KEELOQ devices, radio frequency (RF) devices, thermal, power and battery management analog devices, as well as linear, interface and mixed signal devices. Some of the interface devices include USB, ZigBee/MiWi, Controller Area Network, and Ethernet.

Corporate headquarters is located at Chandler, Arizona with wafer fabs in Tempe, Arizona and Gresham, Oregon, and assembly/test facilities in Chachoengsao, Thailand. Sales for the fiscal year ending on March 31, 2014 were $1,931,217,000.

Among its chief competitors are Analog Devices, Atmel, Freescale (spin-off from Motorola), Infineon, Maxim Integrated Products, NXP Semiconductors (spin-off from Philips), Renesas Electronics, STMicroelectronics, and Texas Instruments.

Microchip Technology Inc. is a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, providing low-risk product development, lower total system cost and faster time to market for thousands of diverse customer applications worldwide. Headquartered in Chandler, Arizona, Microchip offers outstanding technical support along with dependable delivery and quality.

Microchip Technology:

        PIC® Microcontrollers

            8-bit PIC® MCUs

            16-bit PIC® MCUs & dsPIC® DSCs

            32-bit PIC® MCUs

        Amplifiers & Linear

            Operational Amplifiers

            Instrumentation Amplifiers


            PGA & SGA

        Automotive (SMSC) Data Converters

            Analog–to–Digital Converters

            DAC & Digital Potentiometers

            Energy Measurement

            Power/Current Sensors (SMSC)

        Development Tools



            MPLAB® X IDE





            Ethernet & Embedded Networking (SMSC)



            Serial Peripherals


            USB (SMSC)

        Legacy 8051/80C51 MCUs


            Serial EEPROM

            Serial SRAM

            Serial Flash

            Parallel Flash

        Motor Drivers PC Systems & I/O Controllers (SMSC) Power Management

            Battery Management

            Charge Pumps

            CPU/System Supervisors

            LDO Regulators

            Power MOSFET Drivers

            Power MOSFETs

            Hybrid PWM Controllers

            PWM Controllers

            Switching Regulators

            Voltage Detectors

        Real-Time Clock

        Safety & Security

            Horn Drivers

            Smoke & CO

            Security (SMSC)

        Thermal Management

            Temperature Sensors

            Brushless DC Fan Controllers

            Thermal & Power Management (SMSC)

        Touch and Input Sensing

            Proximity, Keys and Sliders

            Touch Screens and Touch Pads

            3D Tracking and Gesture Sensing

            Capacitive Touch Sensors (SMSC)



            Power Amplifiers

            Radio Frequency

            Wireless Audio (SMSC)

        Product Selection Tools

        MASTERs Conference