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Hi sir...
sir i know the difference between latch and flipflop.But i need to know the applications of both.Where i should use latch and where i should use flipflop? It will be better if you explain me with an example.
thanks in advance

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Latch circuits can be used to turn things ON and OFF. Such as the LED lamp in the circuit:

http://www.dummies.com/how-to/content/electronics-projects-how-to-build-a-latch-

The flipflop is used everywhere especially in computer and data storage applications:

http://www.dummies.com/how-to/content/electronics-projects-how-to-build-a-latch-

You can find many other applications/examples with a few google searches.

Hope this helps.  

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