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CY7C53150, CY7C53120, Neuron Chip Network Processor | Cypress Semiconductor

CY7C53150, CY7C53120, Neuron Chip Network Processor

Last Updated: 
Jun 27, 2017

Neuron Chip Network Processor


  • Three 8-bit pipelined processors for concurrent processing of application code and network traffic
  • 11-pin I/O port programmable in 34 modes for fast application program development
  • Two 16-bit timer/counters for measuring and generating I/O device waveforms
  • 5-pin communication port that supports direct connect and network transceiver interfaces
  • Programmable pull ups on IO4–IO7 and 20 mA sink current on IO0–IO3
  • Unique 48-bit ID number in every device to facilitate network installation and management
  • Low operating current; sleep mode operation for reduced current consumption
  • 0.35 μm Flash process technology
  • 5.0V operation
  • For more, see pdf

Functional Description

The CY7C531x0 Neuron chip implements a node for LonWorks distributed intelligent control networks. It incorporates, on a single chip, the necessary communication and control functions, both in hardware and firmware, that facilitate the design of a LonWorks node.