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This microprocessor and its clones would come to dominate the microcomputer
industry for the next 4 years.
The 8080 was the successor to the 8008. The 8080 had a 16 bit address bus and an 8 bit data bus. Internally it had seven 8 bit registers six which could also be combined as three 16 bit registers), a 16 bit stack pointer and a 16 bit program counter. It Intel updated the design with the 8085, which added two instructions for interrupts, and only required a +5V power supply.
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