- 17 32-Bit Data and Address Registers
- 56 Basic Instruction Types
- Extensive Exception Processing
- Memory Mapped I/0
- 14 Addressing Modes
- Complete Code Compatibility with the MC68000
The MC68008 is a member of the M68000 Family of advanced microprocessors. This device allows the design of cost-effective systems using 8-bit data buses while providing the benefits of 32-bit microprocessor architecture. The performance of the MC68008 is higher than any 8-bit microprocessor and superior to several 16-bit microprocessors.