Mask Read-Only Memory

Mask Read-Only Memory

(storage)
(MROM) A kind of ROM in which the memory contents are determined by one of the masks used to manufacture the integrated circuit. MROM can give high storage density (bits per millimeter squared) making it a cheap solution for high volume applications.

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The new V850E/MA3 microcontroller, the highest-performing device with embedded large flash and mask read-only memory (ROM) in NEC Electronics' popular 32-bit V850 microcontroller family, operates at 80 megahertz (MHz) and executes 106 Dhrystone1.1 million instructions per second (MIPS).