ARM (ARMH) has introduced its Cortex-M0+ CPU core, which it touts as "the world's most...

|About: ARM Holdings, plc (ARMH)|By:, SA News Editor

ARM (ARMH) has introduced its Cortex-M0+ CPU core, which it touts as "the world's most energy-efficient microprocesor." Whereas most other Cortex solutions target  high-performance applications, the M0+ is meant for sensors and smart control systems. ARM hopes the M0+ can both boost Cortex shipments, which carry higher royalties, and increase its low penetration rate in the huge microcontroller market.