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Electric Meter

The metering market is facing many challenges in today's rapidly evolving world. Government regulations, competitive forces, technology innovations and end customer expectations are fueling unprecedented changes in this market. Microchip understands the design challenges facing meter designers, whether it's increasing meter accuracy and reliability while lowering total system cost or engaging the end customer in their home as part of the home area network. Our solutions are used in millions of meters worldwide. Microchip wants to be a partner in your success, not just a vendor.


  • Low-power design
  • Anti-tampering implementation
  • Wireless communication
  • Advanced billing schemes
  • Simplify meter calibration
  • Capacitive touch keys


  • eXtreme low power (XLP) technology
  • Industry leading accuracy
    in energy measurement
  • High integration for lower
    system cost
  • Broad range of wireless ZigBee®, Wi-Fi® and Sub-GHz
  • mTouch® technology for robust meter design

Product Families

  • MCP39xx AFE
  • Metering ICs
  • PIC Microcontroller
  • 802.15.4 Radios (ZigBee)
  • 802.11 Radios (Wi-Fi)
  • Sub-GHz Radios
  • Flash memory
  • Standalone RTCC
  • DC-DC Conversion

Metering Video Channel