interrupt mode


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interrupt mode

[′int·ə‚rəpt ‚mōd]
(computer science)
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If the designer is concerned solely with notifying the system when temperature exceeds a specific limit, using the overtemperature shutdown output in the LM75's exclusive interrupt mode frees the processor from continuous temperature monitoring.
5mW typical, 5) availability in space saving 14-Pin DIP and 16-Pin SOIC packages, and 6) polled or interrupt mode operation making it suitable for a wide variety of system configurations.
The HMI device also provides 2 interrupt modes (motion detect, data ready) and 2 operating modes: idle mode, with less than 3 oA current consumption, and low-power mode, with selectable readout rate.