Lighting control is increasingly becoming a high-growth market. This new technology provides new functionalities to improve the quality of life and enable technological advancements in critical areas. These areas include personalized healthcare, emergency response, traffic management, smart manufacturing, defense, home security, and smart energy distribution and utilization. Voice recognition is also becoming a more integral part of lighting control, not only for in-home use but for industrial and medical applications as well.

Renesas provides MCUs for lighting control systems, along with some key technologies, such as capacitive touch, light sensors and power solutions.

System Benefits:

  • The RX130 provides cap-touch for touch control
  • The ISL29125 is an RGB light sensor for light control systems
  • Low-cost and high-performance, voice recognition module