Comparison between Microprocessor and Microcontroller

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Microprocessor

  • A microprocessor is a multipurpose, Programmable clock-driven, register based electronic device that read binary instruction from  a storage device and accepts binary data as input and process that and gives the desired output.
  • A microprocessor is manufactured by using LSI and VLSI techniques.
  • Microprocessor is widely used as re-programmable system and embedded systems.
  • Microprocessor is used in microcomputer and microprocessor is used for computing and data processing.

Microcontroller

  • In simple terms Microcomputers are also known  as Microcontrollers.
  • Microcontrollers are used to perform some dedicated functions or as slaves in distributed processing system.
  • Generally they include all the essential elements of a computer on a single chip. MPU, R/W memeory, ROM and I/O Lines.

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