Enlarging the MAXQxxx family, the MAXQ613 debuts as a reduced-cost, high-performance 16-bit RISC MCU with an integrated infrared transceiver. Features include 48 KB of flash, 1.5 KB of SRAM, operation from a 1.7V to 3.6V supply, a power consumption of 200 nA in stop mode, USART, SPI master/slave port, and a secure memory-management unit. Available in a 32-pin TQFN/LQFP or 44-pin TQFN/TQFP, or as bare die, prices start at $1.32 each/1,000. MAXIM INTEGRATED PRODUCTS, Sunnyvale, CA. (800) 998-8800.