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A microprocessor is an IC that only has a CPU inside it, they do not have RAM, ROM, otherperipherals on them. Common applications for the microprocessor are desktop PC’s, laptops, andnotepads.Microprocessors find applications where tasks are unspecific like developing software,games, websites, photo editing, creating documents etc. In such cases the relationship betweeninput and output is not defined. They need high amount of resources like RAM, ROM, I/O portsetc.[ CITATION Cho20 \l 1033 ]A microcontroller has a CPU and a certain amount of RAM,ROM, and other peripherals which are embedded on the chip. The microcontroller is also knownas a minicomputer or a computer on a single chip because of its ability to complete tasks like acomputer.Microcontrollers are designed to complete very specific tasks unlike the

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Term
Spring
Professor
Khurana
Tags
Integrated Circuit, Microprocessor, Central processing unit, Input output, Choudhary, CITATION Cho20

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