As the only tools provider covering the entire range of Renesas 8-, 16- and 32-bit microcontroller families, IAR Systems (Uppsala, Sweden) announces full development tools support for the RXv2 core, a new, high-performance 32-bit RX CPU core for embedded devices in the consumer, industrial, and office equipment fields, introduced today by Renesas Electronics. As a result of the strategic alliance between IAR Systems and Renesas, early support for the new core is available in the world-leading C/C++ development tool suite IAR Embedded Workbench. Features include:
- Delivers a reduction in power consumption of up to 40 percent.
- Up to 25 percent performance increase when used in combination with the IAR C/C++ Compiler.
- Backwards compatibility with Renesas’ existing RXv1 core, while delivering improved performance and reduced power consumption.
For more information, visit www.iar.com/ewrx