In response to customers interested to know which MCU products are the most popular and therefore likely to have the shortest lead times, we have identified them using the star product logo. Please refer to the Star Product program page for more information and to find participating products.
To support designs with long production lifetimes, Renesas has introduced the Product Longevity Program (PLP). These specific devices identified by the logo are expected to be in production for up to 20 years . Please refer to the Product Longevity Program (PLP) page for more information and to find participating products.
A given part number's status with respect to these two programs is easily found by conducting a search for the part number. For example: