DesignWare Non-Volatile Memory IP


Synopsys DesignWare® NVM IP provides Multiple-Time Programmable (MTP) Non-Volatile Memory (NVM) supporting up to 512 kbits in standard CMOS and BCD process technologies with no additional masks or processing steps. Small in area and high in performance, DesignWare NVM IP delivers industry-leading reliability in products that include up to 1,000,000 write cycle endurance, up to 150ºC operation, and ultra-low power consumption. Validated through rigorous characterization, qualification and reliability testing, the silicon-proven DesignWare NVM IP is delivered as a hard GDSII block and includes all the required control and support circuitry including the charge pump and high voltage distribution circuits.


  • Broadest portfolio of MTP / FTP on the market today with over 1,000 available instances
  • High-performance MTP for high temperature (150°C), high endurance (1,000,000 write cycles) and high         reliability (automotive qualified) applications
  • Medium-Density NVM IP for up to 512 kbits of on-chip memory for analog ICs with microcontroller         integration
  • Ultra low-power MTP for RFID and NFC applications
  • Area-optimized FTP for sensors and analog trim applications
  • MTP and FTP NVM in standard CMOS and BCD with no additional masks or process steps
  • Product availability from 250-nm to 40-nm
  • Shipped in well over 3 billion ICs to date