3.11. AVR timers
The ATmega32U4 has 4 timers: Timer0, Timer1, Timer3, and Timer4. Each timer has a different set of features, as documented in the datasheet.
- Timer0 is used by the Arduino environment for timing-related functions like
- Timer1 is used by the Balboa32U4 Arduino library for driving motors.
- Timer3 is not used by the Balboa32U4 Arduino library and can be freely used for your own purposes.
- Timer4 is used by the Balboa32U4 Arduino library for controlling the buzzer.