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32kHz External Clock Source for HCS08

Question asked by Matthew Smith on Sep 27, 2012
Latest reply on Sep 28, 2012 by Matthew Smith

Firstly, a confession: until recently, I regarded clock generation as a Black Art and, whilst quite happy with the concept of clock division, could not get my head around FLL/clock multiplication. That is, until I read this article: 

Reading this made the FLL concept a lot clearer, and left me only slightly flummoxed


Having a quick search, I have found that I can clock a Kinetis part using the EXTAL32 pin to feed a 32kHz into the clocking system. Can I achieve the same with HCS08 (specifically, MC9S08AC128,) with only the EXTAL pin?


My reason for asking is that I would like to run a high-accuracy RTC, using a DS32KHZ TCXO as the clock source.