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Teardown Tuesday: Bluetooth Breathalyzer

All About Circuits Teardown Tuesday: Bluetooth Breathalyzer All About Circuits At the heart of this breathalyzer, there is a Silicon Labs C8051F850 microcontroller . This microcontroller is in a 20-pin VFQFN exposed...

Aug 31, 2016

Super-Fast 8051 Microcontroller Core

Design and Reuse (press release) Super-Fast 8051 Microcontroller Core Design and Reuse (press release) The Super-Fast 8051 Microcontroller is also one of the most energy efficient 8-bit processors available. Its...

Feb 6, 2014

Ultra-Small 8051-Compatible Microcontroller

Ultra-Small 8051 -Compatible Microcontroller Design and Reuse (press release) The MCU executes some 8051 instructions in a single clock cycle, thus providing 0.1236 DMIPS/MHz or 13.15x the performance per MHz of the...

Jan 23, 2015

CAST Announces World's Fastest 8051-Compatible MCU Core

EE Times CAST Announces World's Fastest 8051 -Compatible MCU Core EE Times In fact, I was just chatting with the guys and gals at CAST, and they were telling me about a new 8051 -compatible microcontroller core...

Jan 28, 2014

New Tiny 80251 Beats Other Low-Power, High-Capability Microcontroller Options

New Tiny 80251 Beats Other Low-Power, High-Capability Microcontroller Options Design and Reuse (press release) The new MCU is optimized to provide the 16- and 32-bit data processing capabilities of the 80251 architecture...

Feb 23, 2016

Rumours of the death of the 8bit microcontroller have been greatly exaggerated

New Electronics Rumours of the death of the 8bit microcontroller have been greatly exaggerated New Electronics Some customers are used to 8bit MCUs running at 8MHz, but we have an 8051 based device that runs at...

Jan 26, 2016

The future of the 8051 legacy upgraded for the Internet of Things (IoT)

The future of the 8051 legacy upgraded for the Internet of Things (IoT) Design and Reuse (press release) This implies making the appropriate choice of microcontroller (MCU) or microprocessor (CPU), of their subsystem...

Mar 16, 2015

Fail Of The Week: The Pitfalls Of Designing A Wideband Radio

Hackaday Fail Of The Week: The Pitfalls Of Designing A Wideband Radio Hackaday After some days of testing all manner of combinations of oscillators in the RF chain, we found that it was actually coming from the...

Aug 5, 2016

Firmware Compression for Lower Energy and Faster Boot in IoT Devices

Firmware Compression for Lower Energy and Faster Boot in IoT Devices Design and Reuse (press release) In our first example, the R8051XC2 8051 [ ] microcontroller runs the Cygnal FreeRTOS port [ ]. In our second example,...

Oct 26, 2015

Fastest 8051 yet

Fastest 8051 yet ElectronicsWeekly.com Fastest 8051 yet. The most efficient 8051 microcontroller core ever, is the claim of Polish intellectual property firm Digital Core Designs (DCD). Recommended Articles. MicroCore...

Mar 30, 2015

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