Smart Home

Our robust product portfolio makes homes more connected, convenient and secure. We offer comprehensive solutions, each integrating a vast array of technologies critical for the creation of end-products like smart gateways, smart lighting and smart access that make buildings and homes more secure, connected and convenient.

Modern home appliances use electronics to provide the host of new features consumers expect. NXP microcontrollers and sensors keep up with the demand for constant improvements in reliability, cost and energy efficiency. NXP helps to simplify consumers’ lives with sensor and MCU technology for home appliances including electric/gas cooking, dishwashers, refrigerators/freezers, washers, dryers and room air conditioners.

If you're designing innovative connected consumer applications, you need cost-effective solutions that raise the performance bar in integration, efficiency and functionality. To complete or customize your consumer system, our portfolio gives you an outstanding choice of leading ICs and discrete components.

Latest Ascent Series from Vitamix Leverages NXP’s LPC MCUs and NFC technology

The Ascent Series from Vitamix offers the first high-performance blenders with built-in timers and a family of SELF-DETECT containers – made possible by NXP technologies: LPC MCUs and NFC.

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My space: How my smart home will know it’s me

We’ve all seen a movie or TV show where a guy walks into a diner, nods to the waitress, and says, “The usual.” The waitress knows exactly what he means. Without another word, she places his order and, a few minutes later, brings him exactly the meal he wanted, just as usual.

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Thread – Internet of Things for the home

With the Internet of Things, or the Internet of Everything, there are many terms that have been used to describe the idea of having a “smart” world where devices have intelligence through connectivity.