Monday, October 5, 2009

8051, AT91, AVR, AVR32 Microcontrollers

Atmel manufactures the popular 8051, the AT91 ARM7, Atmel AVR 8-bit RISC, and the AT57 dual CPU DSP. Flash varieties of most Atmel microcontrolelrs are available. Wide development tools support is available for the 8051 & AT91. Atmel's 8-bit AVR has many devotees. The Atmel AVR32 is an MCU/DSP hybrid that has a 7-stage pipeline with parallel out-of-order execution.