The Pentium processor was invented by the Intel Corporation in 1993 and it is a widely used in personal computer. This processor is also called Pentium 1, P5 otherwise Intel 80586, because it was the 5th generation of Intel microprocessors. The Pentium 1 is the first microprocessor in the Pentium series. The features of this Pentium1 processor mainly include; 32-bit processing, 16 KB - 32KB L1 cache, FSB (Fast serial bus) up to 66 MHz and base CLK speed ranges from 66HZ to 300MHZ. There are … [Read more...]
What is a Microprocessor : Architecture, Types & Its Applications
A microprocessor is an integral part of various electronic devices. It forms the heart of a computer system and is responsible for performing multiple operations. Without a microprocessor, you will not be able to perform any operation on your computer. It is a major component of the electronic industry and is used for various purposes. It is used to perform computational and logical operations such as addition, subtraction, interprocess communication, input-output management. The classification … [Read more...]
What are the Differences Between Microprocessor and Microcontroller?
In the past, the computers design consists of multiple small and medium scale circuits. The circuits made were bulky and complicated to analyze. The enhancements in the electronic industries and improvements made in microprocessors result in the reduction of cost and make it popular to use in various applications. The development of MOSFET has originated the path for the invention of microprocessors. To overcome certain drawbacks in the microprocessor, micro-controllers were designed. In the … [Read more...]