- on Microcontrollers
- Published in issue 4/2011 on page 36
Asteroids & E-Blocks
dsPIC – the final frontier for microcontrollers
You may have noticed that microcontroller manufacturers are bringing out new ranges of devices with 16 and even 32 bit cores. In this article we look at the 16-bit dsPIC chip from Microchip and give you an example of how you can create something that is a bit of fun with such a new device: the classic ‘Asteroids’ game.