Future Electronics offers Microchip PIC16F877 Series of 8bit Microcontrollers with 14K Flash Memory

Future Electronics announces immediate availability of the PIC16F877 Series of 8-bit microcontrollers from Microchip.

Online PR News – 03-September-2013 – 8/31/2013, Montreal, Quebec – Montreal, Quebec Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, announces immediate availability of the PIC16F877 Series of 8-bit microcontrollers from Microchip, with 14 K of Flash Program Memory in a 44-pin PLCC package.

With an industrial temperature range of -40-degrees C to +85-degrees C, this powerful (200 nanosecond instruction execution) yet easy-to-program (only 35 single word instructions) CMOS FLASH-based 8-bit microcontroller packs Microchip's powerful PIC®( http://www.futureelectronics.com/en/Search.aspx?dsNav=Ntk:PlainTextSearch%7CPIC%C2%AE%7C3%7C,Ny:True,Ro:0,Nea:True,N:4294938467-4294880381 ) architecture into a 44-pin package and is upwards compatible with the PIC16C5X, PIC12CXXX and PIC16C7X devices.

PIC16F877( http://www.futureelectronics.com/en/technologies/semiconductors/microcontrollers/8-bit/Pages/9263617-PIC16F877-20-L.aspx ) features 256 bytes of EEPROM data memory, is self programming, has an ICD, 8 channels of 10-bit Analog-to-Digital (A/D) converter, 2 additional timers, 2 capture/compare/PWM functions, the synchronous serial port can be configured as either 3-wire Serial Peripheral Interface (SPI™) or the 2-wire Inter-Integrated Circuit (I2C™) bus, a Universal Asynchronous Receiver Transmitter (USART), and is lead-free.

Applications include advanced level A/D applications, automotive, industrial and appliances markets and other consumer applications.

For more information about Microchip, the PIC16 Series( http://www.futureelectronics.com/en/Search.aspx?dsNav=Ntk:PlainTextSearch%7CPIC16+Series%7C3%7C,Ny:True,Ro:0,Nea:True,N:4294931205-4294932774-4294932686-4294880381 ), PIC16F877-20/L, the PIC16F877 series, 8-bit microcontrollers, Flash Program Memory, PIC® architecture or to buy product, along with access to the world's largest available-to-sell inventory.

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