Cortex M0 MCU 128 KB Flash
The NuMicro NUC230/240 series is a collection of 32-bit microcontrollers embedded with the ARM Cortex-M0 core. Produced by Nuvoton, they balance the cost-effectiveness of traditional 8-bit microcontrollers with the capabilities desired for industrial control and applications requiring rich communication interfaces. Under this category, the NUC240SE3AE is designed with both industrial-level power and complex requirements in mind.
Function & Applications:
The NUC240SE3AE microcontroller is designed to operate at voltages ranging from 2.5V to 5.5V and temperatures from -40℃ to 105℃. It is ideally suited to various applications including Automotive, Security/Alarm, Temperature Sensor, and Communication Systems, amongst others. It features a Cortex-M0 processor capable of running up to 72 MHz, making it a potent and versatile choice for various industrial initiatives.
In terms of memory, the NUC240SE3AE comes with 128 KB of flash memory, 16 KB of SRAM, and configurable Data Flash. It can perform In-System Programming (ISP), In-Circuit Programming (ICP), and In-Application Programming (IAP). The microcontroller also possesses up to 7 channels of 12-bit resolution ADC capable of up to 800 kSPS and a ±1℃-accuracy Temperature Sensor. In the PWM department, it can output up to 4 channels, or 2 complementary paired PWM outputs, with a period/duty trigger ADC function.
Package Types, Interface & Pin Configuration:
The NUC240SE3AE comes in the package type of LQFP64. The microcontroller is equipped with multiple peripherals and interfaces including Bosch CAN 2.0A/B, USB 2.0 full speed, I2C, SPI, UART, and 16/8 bits EBI interface, among others, offering excellent connectivity.
Reliability & Lifespan:
The microcontroller operates effectively at temperatures from -40℃ to 105℃ and voltages from 2.5V to 5.5V. It also features a 22.1184 MHz internal RC oscillator (with ±1% accuracy at 25 ℃, 5V), providing reliable and consistent performance. The high level of immunity (8kV ESD, 4kV EFT) also adds to the robustness and reliability of the component.
Standards & Certifications:
While specific standards and certifications may vary, as a product of Nuvoton, a leader in semiconductor solutions, the NUC240SE3AE is expected to adhere to industry standards for safety, quality, and efficiency. Users are advised to refer to specific product documentation for detailed standards and certifications.
Application Cases & Reference Designs:
Given the rich array of communication interfaces and robust performance parameters, the NUC240SE3AE finds use in a multitude of application cases including Automotive systems, Security/Alarm systems, Temperature Sensors, and Communication Systems. Exact application cases and reference designs may vary by implementation and are usually provided by the manufacturer or system designer.