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Re: Feb 21 - Day 4 - Selecting a 16-bit Microcontroller
BillGiovino   2/21/2013 2:40:08 PM
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One issue not covered here is that for the developer, going from an 8 bit architecture to 32 bit involves a huge learning curve. The 32 bit micros have a staggering amount of registers and peripherals compared to an 8 bitter!

True, there is a steeper learning curve in using a 32-bit. Also, many 32-bit MCUs have protected memory modes. If you are not familiar with these modes, your code can suddenly stop working and you won't know why unless you RTFM.




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