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MCX N series microcontrollers

23 November 2022 DSP, Micros & Memory AI & ML

The MCX N series from NXP features high-performance, low-power microcontrollers with smart peripherals and accelerators. This provides the ultimate balance between performance and power consumption.

This advanced series introduces the first instance of NXP’s proprietary neural processing unit (NPU) with high levels of integration and precision analog processing. The low-power cache enhances system performance, while the dual-bank flash and full ECC RAM support system safety, offering an extra layer of protection.

The multicore design delivers improved performance and reduced power consumption through efficient distribution of workloads to the analog and digital peripherals. The MCUs offer secure boot and an immutable root-of-trust, hardware-accelerated cryptography, and a built-in Edgelock secure subsystem.

The MCX MCUs are based on dual Arm Cortex-M33 cores running at up to 150 MHz, combined with 2 MB of flash with optional ECC RAM, smart DMA, and a DSP co-processor.


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