E6240: 24 or 16 Capacitive Buttons, I2C


This kit is designed for the evaluation and development of applications using the QT60160/QT60240 IC. The kit includes an evaluation assembly (E6240 – see Figure 1), cables and QmBtn software. Each E6240 assembly has a serial (USB) interface allowing connection to a computer for control and data viewing via QmBtn computer software.

This unique IC allows designers to create controls for various applications such as mobile phones, remote controls and MP3 players, amongst others.


Manufacturer Microchip Technology
Category Sensor Solutions
Sub-Category Capacitive Sensing
Eval Board Part Number E6240-ND
Eval Board Supplier Microchip Technology
Eval Board Board not Stocked
Number & Type of Sensors 16 Buttons
24 Buttons
Features GUI / Design Software
I²C Interface
Application / Target Market Automotive
LCD TV / Monitor
White Goods
Component Count + Extras
Design Author Atmel
Voltage In 3.3 V
5 V
Sleep Mode Current [Maximum]
Main I.C. Base Part QT60160
Quiescent Current [Maximum]
Sleep Mode Current [Typical]
Quiescent Current [Typical]
Date Created By Author 2007-01
Date Added To Library 2012-10