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BillGiovino
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Re: Feb 19 - Day 2 - Selecting an 8-bit Microcontroller
BillGiovino   2/19/2013 3:50:39 PM
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That's why I selected Microchip.  I needed a 32 bit microcontroller with Ethernet and USB (and GPIB but that isn't included in any of them).  MPLAB ICD3 didn't cost very much and MPLABX is free to any usinging it just for Microchip controllers.

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Yes, Microchip is very focused with lots of networking interfaces with their PIC32. That's why the PIC32 parts have so much RAM and internal buffers. It's also faster on interrupt response (less cycles) than the Cortex family.



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