Vestel Oven to Feature Color TFT Display Using NXP Microcontroller LPC1785 Microcontroller Delivers Best-in-Class Performance for TFT Control EINDHOVEN, THE NETHERLANDS and MANISA, TURKEY -- (Marketwired) -- 06/26/13 -- NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ: NXPI) today announced that Vestel, a leading home appliance manufacturer based in Turkey, has selected the high-performance LPC1785 microcontroller to drive advanced TFT displays in new models of ovens. Vestel's first new oven model featuring a color TFT display using an NXP microcontroller will be introduced in Q4 of this year. This new oven will allow users to scroll through and select oven settings, including recommended settings for specific recipes -- all displayed on the LPC1785-enabled TFT panel. NXP's low-power LPC178x series microcontrollers, based on an ARM(R) Cortex(TM)-M3 processor, include an integrated controller capable of driving TFT displays with a resolution of up to 1024 x 768 in full color. The LPC1785 can easily interface with a large number of TFT panels, providing flexibility for appliance designers while also reducing the number of external components required. Vestel is using the SEGGER emWin graphics library, available with all NXP LPC microcontrollers, which simplifies basic UI design. "With the proliferation of smartphones, consumers have become accustomed to highly intuitive user interface designs based on vibrant displays. We're very pleased to bring the color and clarity of TFT displays to a broader range of major home appliances, along with other advanced features previously available only in more high-end models," said Hakan Kutlu, deputy GM for marketing, Vestel. "The NXP LPC microcontroller has made it straightforward and cost-effective to implement an advanced user interface based on TFT, and the support we've received from NXP has been outstanding." "Our LPC1785 microcontrollers, together with the emWin graphic library, are a winning combination for implementing TFT displays," said Jim Trent, vice president and general manager, microcontroller business line, NXP Semiconductors. "Vestel's new series of ovens will bring a new level of user-friendliness to kitchens around the world." Links -- NXP LPC1785 product information: http://www.nxp.com/pip/LPC1785FBD208 -- emWin graphics library for NXP LPC microcontrollers: http://www.lpcware.com/content/project/emwin-graphics-library About Vestel White Goods Vestel White Goods is widely recognized as a rising white goods manufacturer in the Turkish and European markets, with strong growth since its foundation in 1997. The Company produces refrigerators, washing machines, cookers, dishwashers, air-conditioners and water-heaters from its facilities, which occupy more than 311,000 m2 of enclosed area in Manisa, Western Turkey. About NXP Semiconductors NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) creates solutions that enable secure connections for a smarter world. Building on its expertise in High Performance Mixed Signal electronics, NXP is driving innovation in the automotive, identification and mobile industries, and in application areas including wireless infrastructure, lighting, healthcare, industrial, consumer tech and computing. NXP has operations in more than 25 countries, and posted revenue of $4.36 billion in 2012. Find out more at www.nxp.com. Forward-looking Statements This document includes forward-looking statements which include statements regarding NXP's business strategy, financial condition, results of operations and market data, as well as other statements that are not historical facts. By their nature, forward-looking statements are subject to numerous factors, risks and uncertainties that could cause actual outcomes and results to be materially different from those projected. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements. Except for any ongoing obligation to disclose material information as required by the United States federal securities laws, NXP does not have any intention or obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements after NXP distributes this document, whether to reflect any future events or circumstances or otherwise. For a discussion of potential risks and uncertainties, please refer to the risk factors listed in NXP's SEC filings. Copies of NXP's SEC filings are available from the SEC website, www.sec.gov. Image Available: http://www2.marketwire.com/mw/frame_mw?attachid=2345964 Image Available: http://www2.marketwire.com/mw/frame_mw?attachid=2345967 For further press information, please contact: Vestel Sengul Soytas firstname.lastname@example.org NXP Semiconductors Global: Eureka Endo +44 795 828 7483 email@example.com GC: Jannet Chen +86 21 22055883 firstname.lastname@example.org NA: Hillary Cain +1 408 518 5227 email@example.com APAC: Preeti Gupta +65 6603 9022 firstname.lastname@example.org
Vestel Oven to Feature Color TFT Display Using NXP Microcontroller
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