Chapter 1

Introduction to ARM® Cortex®-M Processors

Abstract

Overview of the ARM® Cortex®-M3 and Cortex-M4 processors, and the whole Cortex-M processor family. Differences between processors and microcontrollers. Resources which are useful, and background about ARM and ARM processor products.

Keywords

ARM; Cortex-M; microcontroller; background; resources; technical advantages

Chapter Outline

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