Renesas Electronics MCUs and MPUs – Performance Without Sacrifice

From the Editor

Jim HarrisonAs engineers, our job is to find ways to solve design problems in the fastest most effective way. It helps a great deal if you just have to go one place to find what you need. On this page Renesas provides tools that will help you zero-in on the right microcontroller(s) for your design — all in one place!

This page is a real time-saver: The device selector is especially easy to use — plug in what you need, and it will connect you with a solution in a matter of seconds. The complete overview of the RX product family gives you the data you need to make decisions fast, "Getting Started" provides you with software and tools and videos to, well, get you started. And then there's Renesas Rulz that provides with you with an expert community of support, with blogs, forums, and free downloads.

Try it now, and spend the time you save doing what you do best — creating innovative designs that get to market faster! — Jim Harrison

Device Selector

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Renesas Rulz — Make your experience interactive!

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This community of experts is here to connect you to solutions faster! Take part in forums, peruse course and certification offerings, ask questions and comment on Dr. Micro’s blog, and take advantage of dozens of FREE downloads.

Doctor Micro | The Doctor is in | Doctor Micro here to help cure your toughest design challenges.

Getting Started

Get started on your design in six simple steps! This overview of the RX family guides you through the basics of RX MCUs, hardware and software tools, code and drivers, third party support, and solution specific boards and kits.

Rx600 e-Book

This new product introduction links you to the most important information about the RX600 Family of Microcontrollers in a matter of minutes.

The RX600 E-Book


Alliance Partner RenesasAs early adopters and supporters of the Renesas RX Family of microcontrollers, our partners are here to help make your experience with the RX family seamless. Search here for compiler and software tool vendors, RTOS vendors, Stack providers for USB, Ethernet, File Systems, CAN, Wi-Fi, etc, GUI software vendors, Design and manufacturing service providers, Protocol analyzer hardware vendors with support for all flavors of USB, SPI, 12C, and CAN, and more.