DSP, Micros & Memory


MCUs with extensive connectivity

16 August 2017 DSP, Micros & Memory

Microchip announced the SAM D5x and SAM E5x microcontroller (MCU) families, offering extensive connectivity interfaces, powerful performance and robust hardware-based security for a wide variety of applications. The devices combine the performance of an ARM Cortex-M4 processor with a Floating Point Unit (FPU) to offload the CPU. Running at up to 120 MHz, they feature up to 1 MB of dual-panel Flash with Error Correction Code (ECC), enabling live updates with no interruption to the running system. Additionally, these families are available with up to 256 KB of SRAM with ECC, vital to mission-critical applications such as medical devices or server systems.

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