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8/16/32 bit optimized offering

Dolphin Integration offers a wide range of microcontroller cores, starting with the 8-bit industry standard 8051, extended with 16-bit 80251 compatible, and going up to 32-bit.

Various peripherals such as I/O ports, timers, co-processors, memory interface... are also available to fit specific application requirements.

Together with its microcontrollers cores, Dolphin Integration provides the most efficient application software development solution SmartVision™. SmartVision™ embeds advanced application software debug capabilities thanks to the modeling and simulation of the complete sub-system including processors, memories and peripherals. SmartVision™ also includes BIRD™ for on-chip debug.

The microcontroller offering from Dolphin Integration enables SoC designers to drastically reduce their Time-To-Market with the most optimized solution for their application requirements.

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Overview of Microcontroller cores offering

 
Product name
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Instruction Set
Full binary code compatibility with 80C51/80C52 legacy Compatibility with 8051 microcontroller cores Denser code, lower power consumption and increased processing power
Enriched C51 instruction set for better support by the C compiler
Proprietary ISA, intuitive migration from 8051, optimized for code density and processing power
Architecture
Reduced number of clock cycles per instruction 8-bit interface for 8051 compatibility 16-bit interface for execution of most instructions in a single cycle
Privileged execution modes
Optimized for power consumption savings
Typical application requirements
Low activity with ultra low leakage High volume with mid-range performance and low power
Linear Addressing Space
128 Kbytes
(up to 1 MByte with code banking)
16 Mbytes 4 Gbytes
Cache controller, Timers, PCA, I2C, SPI, UART, I/O Ports, Interrupt controller...
Optional DSP instruction set extension - Co-processor interface
µvision4™ SmartVision™ and µvision4™ SmartVision™
SUCCESS for HW/SW co-simulation
BIRD™ for on-chip debug with 4-wire JTAG or 2-wire TWIG interfaces