Product Change Notice

68HC901 End-Of-Life Announcement
Product Discontinuance

Customers must notify Motorola in writing within 90 days of notification if they consider the discontinued product to be "Sole Source." Motorola and the customer may negotiate an appropriate End-Of-Life buy period on these devices. To do so, contact your local Motorola Sales Office.

Issue Date Last Buy Date Notification # Last Ship Date
24-Feb-1997 25-Feb-1998 2509 31-Aug-1998

Affected Change Categories
Affected Product Divisions
Imaging and Storage
Additional Reliability Data

For any questions concerning this notification:

Contact: Stu Hoyt
Phone: (512) 895-2935

Description and Purpose

Motorola is unable to proceed with the qualification and introduction of the 68HC901 product offering as planned and is discontinuing all 68HC901 product offerings. This includes all specials based on these parts.

End-of-Life orders will be accepted through February 24, 1998. All outstanding orders must be scheduled for shipment before the end of August, 1998.

SGS Thompson offers a similar part to the HC901 and customers are encouraged to investigate this as a solution for long term requirements. SGS Thompson part numbers are MK68901Q04 and MK68901N04.

Possible Replacement Parts

MK68901Q04 and MK68901N04 from SGS Thompson.


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