App note: How to measure the power consumption of a peripheral

Application note from NXP Semiconductors on MCU peripheral power consumption measurement. Link here (PDF) This Application Note outlines the steps to measure the power consumption of a peripheral and figure out some key points in the measurement. The document takes low-power timer (LPTMR) and LPUART as examples to introduce the method to measure the power […]

NuttX RTOS

If you’re into using an RTOS with your MCU board, you might want to check out NuttX. NuttX RTOS is a real time embedded operating system for 8-bit to 32-bit MCUs. Its goals are to achieve a high degree of standards compliance (POSIX and ANSI) while maintaining a small footprint. It’s compatible with various MCU […]