Performing in a single standard 8-, 16-, or 32-bit PIC MCU or 16-bit dsPIC DSC, Microchip Technology’s mTouch inductive touch-sensing technology allows designers to incorporate inductive touch-sensing functionality with their existing application code. The product enables devices to work through plastic, stainless steel, aluminum, gloves, and surfaces containing liquid. Implementation details are available via a free download from www.microchip.com/mtouch. Items in the download consist of a user’s manual with quick-start guide; application notes covering hardware and software design practices with example implementations; GUI software tools, a serial analyzer development tool, and source code.
Microchip Technology, Inc.