ISO 15693 Digital Controller

The ISO 15693 Digital Controller is a fully integrated protocol manager intended for Proximity Integrated Circuit Card (PICC).

Key Features

​ISO/IEC 15693 compliant
ISO/IEC 18000-3 compliant
Multiple data coding
Low gate count
Straightforward integration


  • fully compliant with the ISO/IEC 15693/18000-3 standards
  • VCD to VICC: 1/4 and 1/256 pulse data coding
  • VICC to VCD: one or two subcarriers; fast data rate (56 kbit/s)
  • gate count smaller than 5 kgates
  • typical operating power consumption lower than 10 µW
  • straightforward integration through a APB or AHB interface (customized on request)
  • 8, 16 or 32-bit interface bus (customized on request)
  • straightforward control through C low-level drivers
  • analog front end available separately


  • VHDL source code
  • VHDL test benches
  • Synopsys synthesis scripts
  • C low-level drivers
  • design specification

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