32-bit, Low-Power Processor at an 8-bit Cost
The Cortex-M processor series is designed to enable developers to create cost-sensitive and power-constrained solutions for a broad range of devices. It provides a range of scalable, energy-efficient, and easy-to-use processors designed to meet the needs of tomorrow’s smart and connected embedded applications. The Cortex-M0+ processor has the smallest footprint and lowest power requirements of all the Cortex-M processors. The low-power processor is suitable for a wide variety of applications, including sensors and wearables.
Features and Benefits
The Cortex-M0+ processor has the smallest footprint and lowest power requirements of all the Cortex-M processors. This is well-suited for low-cost devices, including smart sensors and mixed-signal systems on chip (SoCs), adding intelligence to devices that were not capable before.
The exceptional code density of Cortex-M0+ significantly reduces memory requirements, which maximizes the use of on-chip Flash memory to save memory cost, reduce memory power, and increase maximum performance. Take advantage of 32-bit processing intelligence at an 8/16-bit processor cost point.
The Cortex-M0+ processor allows developers to optimize power usage for specific applications with built-in, low-power features. With its three highly optimized low-power modes, the processor conserves energy to match processing demands.
The Cortex-M0+ processor builds on the very successful Cortex-M0 processor, retaining full instruction set and tool compatibility, while further reducing energy consumption and increasing performance.
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Sensors in wearables that provide constant monitoring require a long battery life combined with a small silicon footprint. Ultra-low power consumption and compact code makes Cortex-M0+ ideal for use in wearables for healthcare, fitness, and more.
From healthcare to mobile, automotive to artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming the way industries build applications. IoT monitors and sensors rely on extremely low-cost, low-power processors, like Cortex-M0+.
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