microprocessing unit

microprocessing unit

[¦mī·krō′prä‚ses·iŋ ‚yü·nət]
(electronics)
A microprocessor with its external memory, input/output interface devices, and buffer, clock, and driver circuits. Abbreviated MPU.
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The built-in microprocessing unit automatically analyzes the charge and type of battery it is connected to.
For example, it was important that the system be a microprocessing unit.
The camera's signal and the vehicle's speed are sent to the system's advanced microprocessing unit, which combines the information to calculate both the distance between the vehicle and the lane marking and the lateral velocity to the lane marking.
The PSC1000 is a 32-bit RISC processor, using the patented ShBoom microprocessor technology in a highly integrated CPU that includes two processors, a microprocessing unit (MPU) for performing conventional processing tasks, and an input-output processor (IOP) for performing time-synchronous IO functions.
Patriot's microprocessing unit (MPU) uses an uncommon zero-operand dual-stack architecture with primarily 8-bit instructions, giving the processor an advantage in greatly reduced complexity and reduced instruction size.
Sony and Toshiba, which will jointly develop and produce next-generation microprocessing units for broadband communications equipment, have greatly increased investments.
The price reductions reflect lower prices in microprocessing units by microchip makers, including Intel Corp.
The new owners plan to make Britain the head of their microprocessing units, but will retain their foreign management.