The Intel 8086 Microprocessor: a 16-bit Evolution of the 8080

@article{Morse1978TheI8,
  title={The Intel 8086 Microprocessor: a 16-bit Evolution of the 8080},
  author={Stephen P. Morse and William B. Pohlman and Bruce W. Ravenel},
  journal={Computer},
  year={1978},
  volume={11},
  pages={18-27}
}
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8086 Microcomputer Bridges the Gap Between 8-and 16-Bit Designs

  • Electronics
  • 1978