Hardware Design Services

PCB Schematic and Layout Design Services

Over 25 years experience and 1,000 PCB assembly designs.

PHYTEC specializes in cost-effective ISO9001-qualified embedded hardware development solutions for customers requiring high-reliability coupled with aggressive timelines. PHYTEC has strong expertise in 32-bit microprocessor design and routing constraints with high-speed buses and complex network interfaces. With a full staff of PCB engineers and designers, over two decades of experience and 1,000+ PCB assembly designs, we are fully equipped to meet your requirements.

Our Expertise

Microprocessor Architectures:

  • ARM7, ARM9, ARM11, ARM Cortex-M4, ARM Cortex-A5, ARM Cortex-A8, ARM Cortex-A9, Cortex-A15, XScale, x86, ColdFire, PowerPC, Multi-core, Dual-core, and Quad-core SMP

PCB Schematic Design:

  • PCB Layout Design
  • Low EMI design
  • Power management
  • Junction temperature sensing and thermal management

Interfaces:

  • Connectivity: USB, Ethernet, CAN, Bluetooth, WiFi, PCIe
  • Serial: UART, SPI, I2C
  • Multimedia: Audio, Video, Camera
  • Storage: SSD, SATA, Flash, SDRAM, SD/MMC
  • UI: LCD, LVDS, HDMI, DVI, Keypad
  • GPIO, A/D, D/A, and analog

Design for Manufacturability:

  • Design for high volume
  • Low cost design
  • Production Test: electrical, functional, boundary scan
  • Bed of nails design

Layout:

  • Mixed speed and signal technology
  • High-speed digital and analog
  • Low EMI/RFI design
  • μBGA, fine pitch, microVia PCB technology
  • High-density, multi-layer (12+), small form factor PCB
  • Signal Integrity & EMI Control

Tools:

  • Mentor Graphics DxDesigner and Expedition PCB
  • Altium Protel
  • Over 20,000 part CAD library

Our Pedigree

PHYTEC's internal quality control program encompasses all material, labor and production inputs. Our qualifications and standards include:

  • ISO9001:2008
  • Traceability
  • RoHS-compliance
  • REACH
  • WEEE
  • IPC-600A-F class 2, 3 PCBs
  • IPC-610A-D class 2 assembly
  • J-STD-004 no-clean
  • CE conformance
  • VDA, KTA1401
  • MTBF analysis