Microchip adds flash MCUs

CHANDLER, ARIZ. — Microchip Technology has added the 28-pin PIC16F870 and the 40-/44-pin PIC16F871 to its PIC16F87X family of flash microcontrollers. They are priced at $3.34 and $3.67 (40-pin model), respectively in lots of 1,000. Performance