EdgeLock® A5000 Plug and Trust Secure Authenticator: Authentication Made Secure, Scalable and Easy

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Advanced Security

  • Certified Common Criteria (CC) EAL 6+ based HW with dedicated authentication software
  • Secured flash user memory up to 8 kB
  • Secure binding with host MCU/MPU, and bus encryption
  • Secure credential injection with end-to-end encryption
  • Advanced access control policies to credentials and data stored on chip
  • EdgeLock 2GO enabled for flexible credential customization and over-the-air key management

Cryptographic Algorithms

  • PKI cryptography based on ECC NIST P-256 and P-384
  • AES and 3DES encryption and decryption
  • AES modes: CBC, CTR, ECB, CCM, GCM
  • HMAC, CMAC, GMAC, SHA-256/384
  • TRNG compliant to NIST SP800-90B
  • DRBG compliant to NIST SP800-90A
  • Qi 1.3 wireless charging authentication


  • I2C target (up to fast speed mode, 1 Mbit/s)

Key Features

  • Plug and Trust for fast and easy design-in with dedicated product support package for authentication
  • Ready-to-use example codes for authentication use cases
  • Turnkey solution to reach system-level security with any MCU/MPU without the need to write security code or handle critical key material
  • Supports compliance to many authentication security standards like DLMS/COSEM, Qi 1.3 and ISO15118-2
  • Trust anchor for authentication devices with secure credential injection at hardware level


  • Small and very thin HX2QFN20 package particularly suited for space limited applications (3 mm x 3 mm x 0.33 mm)


  • Extended temperature range (-40 to +105 °C)

Part numbers include: A5000R2HQ1.


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