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Author Topic: Why is pic a risc?  (Read 4271 times)

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jupiter1991

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Why is pic a risc?
« on: April 01, 2008, 00:59:15 AM »
What for this forum name? What means risc? I know risk but not risc.  ???

spic0m

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Re: Why is pic a risc?
« Reply #1 on: April 01, 2008, 01:08:41 AM »
Risc is Reduced Instruction Set Computer.

It is a type of microprocessor that recognizes a relatively limited number of instructions.

kam

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Re: Why is pic a risc?
« Reply #2 on: April 01, 2008, 23:31:58 PM »
You should also read the description of the board, not just the name

Erkeli

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Re: Why is pic a risc?
« Reply #3 on: April 04, 2008, 11:49:21 AM »
And also is called RISC because PIC for example has only 32 instructions set!

jupiter1991

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Re: Why is pic a risc?
« Reply #4 on: April 05, 2008, 11:29:25 AM »
Oh i see...  :-\