Microcontroller Introduction

This series of posts will explain the basic working of a microcontroller. I have tried to keep the language lucid so that even a beginner will be able to get a rough idea of the processes taking place inside a microcontroller. If you want to start fresh, this is the time!

8051 Architecture

How a microcontroller works?

The working of a microcontroller is sequential. It performs one step after another. Below, I have mentioned the stepwise process ...
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ISA

Instruction Set Architecture

I recommend you to go through my previous article on Abstraction Layers to better understand Instruction Set Architecture. It’s time to ...
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Layers of Abstraction

Layers of Abstraction

When we are writing a C program for a microcontroller, do we really know what actually happens at the hardware ...
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microcontroller

What is a Microcontroller?

A Microcontroller (MCU) is a miniature computer which can perform certain operations just like your personal computer. MCUs are specifically distinguished ...
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MCU vs MPU

Microprocessor vs Microcontroller

Microprocessor and microcontroller are the devices at the core upon which the whole embedded system resides. People generally get confused with ...
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