NFC tag IC offers batteryless RF communication Andy Pratt February 10, 2017 ICs & Semiconductors NFC tag IC offers batteryless RF communication: NFC tags from Panasonic Automotive & Industrial Systems Europe, now include an IC for batteryless RF communication. The MN63Y1221-E1 is compliant with JISX6319-4 (212/424kbit/s), ISO/IEC14443 TypeA (106kbit/s), and ISO/IEC14443 TypeB (106/212/424kbit/s) 13.56MHz contactless IC card standards, guaranteeing global interoperability, says the company. It has 8kbit non-volatile FeRAM with fast write and low power consumption, and provides an I2C host interface. It is in an SON8 package. The FeRAM enables 100 million write cycles and can be protected from unauthorised access by a 128bit password. An energy harvesting output allows the host to be powered by the energy harvested from the NFC magnetic field. The supply voltage range is 1.7 to 3.6V. The MN63Y1221-E1 is already in mass production and available directly through Panasonic and the distributor Rutronik. NFC tag IC offers batteryless RF communication: http://www.semicon.panasonic.co.jp/en/products/logic/nfctags/ Register for our mailing list to receive regular updates and offers from WearTechDesign.com Register now and be entered into our monthly draw. We have a smart watch to give away each month!! Register today to receive our monthly newsletter and keep informed with the very latest wearable technology news and new products from around the globe. We have a Smart Watch to give away, so if you want to be in with a chance of winning one, fill and send the form below. Double your chances of winning by registering a colleague at the same time.. ! > More Details WEARTECHDESIGN.COM – Latest News/Advice on Technology for Wearable Devices Weartechdesign is unlike any other website currently serving the technology for wearable devices. We carry the very latest news for design engineers and purchasers. Register on our mailing list to receive regular updates and offers from WearTechDesign REGISTER YOUR INTEREST Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment.