- Design the most optimal System-On-Chip with a processor that has the perfect balance between area, performance and power with comprehensive system interfaces and integrated debug and trace components
- Develop solutions for a large variety of markets with a full-featured ARMv7-M instruction set that has been proven across a broad set of embedded applications
- Capture a worldwide experienced developer base to accelerate adoption of new Cortex-M3 powered products and leverage the available extensive knowledge base to reduce support costs
- Achieve exceptional 32-bit performance with low dynamic power, delivering leading system energy efficiency due to integrated software controlled sleep modes, extensive clock gating and optional state retention
The Cortex-M3 has been specifically developed for partners to develop high-performance low-cost devices for a broad range of embedded market segments including:
The Cortex-M3 processor is usually incorporated into a SoC using a broad range of ARM technology including System IP and Physical IP. It is fully supported by ARM development tools. Related IP includes:
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ARM training courses and Active Assist on-site system-design advisory services enable licensees to efficiently integrate the Cortex-M3 processor into their design to realize maximum system performance with lowest risk and fastest time-to-market.