USB MCUs boost speed specs, flash memory

Cypress Semiconductor has expanded its line of enCoRe USB microcontrollers at signaling rates of 12 Mbps and 1.5 Mbps with various amounts of on-chip flash. The units are aimed at a broad range of human interface devices such as mice, keyboards, wireless dongles, and gaming controllers as well as Voice-over-Internet Protocol (VoIP) handsets.