Shields for Arduino

Universal development kits, lighting and motor control

Since 2015, Infineon has been offering specific shields for Arduino, the open-source electronics prototyping platform based on flexible, easy-to-use hardware and software.

Built in line with the standardized Arduino Uno Formfactor, Infineon Shields for Arduino empower developers to conduct fast and inexpensive evaluation and prototyping of their designs.

Infineon Shields for Arduino handle a number of tasks in a scalable system, including shields for lighting and motor control as well as universal development kits that interface with the rest of Infineon’s microcontroller boards and tools.

Fast-track from concept to design in a wide range of applications

Infineon Shields for Arduino unlock a fast track from concept to design across a wide range of applications. The tried-and-tested portfolio includes shields for motor control, LED lighting evaluation and protected switch shields that drive resistive, capacitive and inductive loads.

Next to full Arduino IDE integration, our Shields for Arduino interface seamlessly with most standard boards and components via plug-and-play connectivity.

With standardized Arduino Uno Formfactor, pin layout and solderless connectors, our shields provide a stackable and cost-efficient developer environment with highlights including:

The RGB LED Lighting Shield with XMC1202 is designed to be easily configurable and combinable for different LED light engines and lamps, for fast prototyping and in-expensive evaluation of LED lighting applications.

The new DC Motor Shield with TLE94112EL for Arduino is powered by 12-fold multi half-bridge TLE94112EL and capable of driving six motors in parallel or eleven motors in cascade mode. And the 12V Protected Switch Shield with BTS50015-1TAD uses Power PROFET™ to drive resistive, capacitive and inductive loads in high current applications and applications with high switching cycles and high energy requirements.

New Lite DCDC System Basis Chip Shield with TLE9471-3ES for Arduino

The Lite DCDC System Basis Chip Shield with TLE9471-3ES for Arduino is based the new Infineon Lite SBC. The device is designed for various CAN automotive applications as main supply for the microcontroller and as interface for a CAN bus network including the CAN Partial Networking feature. Learn more

New BLDC Shield for Arduino with TLE9879QXA40

BLDC Shield for Arduino with TLE9879QXA40 is designed to drive BLDC motors in combination with an arduino compatible baseboard. The shield is flased with several motor control algorithms (sensorless FOC, hall sensor based block commutation) The shield is controlled from the baseboard via SPI. Learn more

New Dual H-Bridge Shield with IFX9202ED

The IFX9202ED shield in the Arduino format is an universal development kit for Infineon’s General Purpose Fully-Integrated Dual-H-Bridge IFX9202ED which is designed for (but not limited to) the control of DC motors or other inductive loads up to 6 A in industrial and home appliance applications. For automotive applications the TLE9202ED qualified according to AEC Q-100 is available as well and is pin and feature compatible for IFX9202ED (see more details on the webpages of TLE9202ED and IFX9202ED). The IFX9202ED shield can be easily used in combination with the XMC1100 Boot Kit, however can be adapted to other kits as well. Learn more

RGB LED Lighting Shield with XMC1202

The RGB LED Lighting Shield with XMC1202 uses a DC/DC buck topology and is able to drive up to 3 LED channels with constant current. The shield itself is powered by a programmable XMC 32-bit ARM® MCU with embedded Brightness Color Control Unit (BCCU, XMC1200 MCU series), for flicker-free LED dimming and color control. Learn more

DC Motor Control Shield with BTN8982TA

The DC Motor Control Shield with BTN8982TA from Infineon is capable of driving two uni-directional DC motors (half bridge configuration) or one bi-directional DC motor (H-Bridge configuration). The implemented integrated BTN8982TA NovalithIC™ half bridges can be controlled by a PWM via the IN Pin. Interfacing to a microcontroller is made easy by the integrated driver IC which features logic level inputs, diagnosis with current sense, slew rate adjustment, dead time generation and protection against overtemperature, undervoltage, overcurrent and short circuit. Learn More

DC Motor Shield with TLE94112EL for Arduino

The DC motor shield is a small evaluation board equipped with TLE94112EL for use with Arduino. The TLE94112EL is capable to drive up to 6 small DC motors in parallel mode or up to 11 DC motors in cascaded mode. All outputs can drive up to 0.9A. The outputs can be used stand-alone or combined to increase driving capability up to 3.6A. Learn more

Stepper Motor Control Shield with IFX9201 & XMC1300

The stepper motor control shield based on Infineon’s h-bridge IFX9201 and XMC1300 microcontroller is capable of driving the two coils in a stepper motor featuring dual-h-bridge configuration. The implemented integrated IFX9201 h-bridges can be controlled by a STEP-signal via the STEP Pin. Interfacing to a microcontroller is made easy by the integrated XMC1300 microcontroller that holds the peripherals to allow high-speed current control. Micro-stepping of the stepper motor can be achieved using the internal comparators. Operational amplifiers are installed to adapt the motor current sense signal to the microcontroller’s input levels. Learn more

24V Protected Switch Shield with BTT6030-2EKA and BTT6020-1EKA

The 24V Protected Switch Shield with BTT6030-2EKA and BTT6020-1EKA
is equipped with three PROtected high-side power MOSFETs out of the PROFET™+ 24V family – Infineon’s protected high-side switches (BTT6xxx) driving resistive,capacitive as well as inductive loads (e.g. truck bulbs, car bulbs, valves, motors, relays, capacitors, LEDs).

The 24V Protected Switch Shield provides a fast and easy access to drive up to five 24V loads with a nominal current of 4 A to 5 A each. Learn more

Low-Side Switch Shield with BTF3050TE

The Low-Side Switch Shield from Infineon consists out of three BTF3050TE low-side switches of the HITFET™+ family providing three independent power channels that can be controlled via the input pins. The BTF3050TE is a 50 mΩ high integrated single channel low-side switch and able to drive resistive, inductive and capacitive loads with a nominal load current of 3 A. Learn more

12V Protected Switch Shield with BTS50010-1TAD

The 12V protected switch shield for Arduino comes with BTS50010-1TAD (RDS(ON) 1.0mΩ), the lowest ohmic smart high-side power switch available in the market. Power PROFET™ can drive resistive, capacitive and inductive loads. The product targets high current applications and applications with high switching cycles and high energy requirements. Learn more

12V Protected Switch Shield with BTS50015-1TAD

The 12V Protected Switch Shield for Arduino comes with BTS50015-1TAD (RDS(ON) 1.5mΩ), an ultra-low ohmic smart high-side power switch from the Power PROFET™ family.
Power PROFET™ can drive resistive, capacitive and inductive loads. The product targets high current applications and applications with high switching cycles and high energy requirements. Learn more

New (BL)DC Motor Control Shield with IFX007T

The (BL)DC motor control shield from Infineon technologies is a high current motor control board compatible with Arduino and Infineon’s XMC4700 Boot Kit. It is equipped with three smart IFX007T half-bridges. The BLDC motor control shield is capable to drive one BLDC motor. Alternatively, it can be used to drive one or two bi-directional DC motors (H-Bridge configuration, cascaded to support second motor) or up to three uni-directional BLDC motors (half-bridge configuration). Learn more

Watch to learn more: How to make a smoothie with our new Motor Driver (IFX007) for Industrial Applications
Watch to learn more: How to make a smoothie with our new Motor Driver (IFX007) for Industrial Applications
Watch to learn more: BLDC Shield for Arduino
Watch to learn more: BLDC Shield for Arduino
Watch to learn more: ARDUINO Motor Control Demo - A fast and easy way to get Motors in a wide power range running/turning.
Watch to learn more: ARDUINO Motor Control Demo - A fast and easy way to get Motors in a wide power range running/turning.
Watch to learn more: Shield for Arduino with NovalithIC™, the Motor Control - Multi-talent for a wide range of uni- & bidirectional DC Motors.
Watch to learn more: Shield for Arduino with NovalithIC™, the Motor Control - Multi-talent for a wide range of uni- & bidirectional DC Motors.
Watch to learn more: Arduino based tech demos at Embedded World 2015.
Watch to learn more: Arduino based tech demos at Embedded World 2015.
Watch to learn more: Infineon XMC1100 Boot Kit and PROFET™+ 24V Shield for Arduino – Part 1
Watch to learn more: Infineon XMC1100 Boot Kit and PROFET™+ 24V Shield for Arduino – Part 1
Watch to learn more: Infineon XMC1100 Boot Kit and PROFET™+ 24V Shield for Arduino – Part 2
Watch to learn more: Infineon XMC1100 Boot Kit and PROFET™+ 24V Shield for Arduino – Part 2