Mobile Communication

With more than 15 years experience in supplying large volumes of Flash memory-based smartcard IC solutions to the market, EM Microelectronic has also become a European market leader for Flash memory-based native SIM ICs. To support UICC/USIM market evolution for 2.5G/3G/4G and LTE, 5 years ago, EM Microelectronic has enlarged its participation by providing hardware platforms targeted for the Java SIM card segment.

As a pioneer bringing Flash technology into smartcard IC products, EM Microelectronic has selected the superior SuperFlashTM memory technology licensed by Silicon Storage Technology Inc.

The solutions offered totay are going beyond SIM card IC applications, leveraging EM Microelectronic's expertise in contactless RF and dual-interface products with the 1st Flash based contactless smartcard IC. With increasing market demands and requirements, design for security is a major concern for EM who allowed to offer Crypto Research Inc. (CRI) licensed products.

EM Microelectronic is preparing the future with innovative products such as the Trusted MCU, taking benefits from smartcard platform augmented with general purpose industry interfaces such as GPIO, I2C, SPI and more. EM Microelectronic is ready to advise and assist customers with very specific requirements; the largest part of the designed and produced circuits are actually ASICs. Smartcard ICs can be complemented with functions and technologies developed in other product units of the company, in order to deliver complete, System-on-Chip (SoC) turnkey solutions.

Available products lines:

  • SIM card ICs for native and Javacard segments
  • Contactless and dual interface smartcard ICs
  • Trusted MCU