TI LaunchPad development kits

Get started with microcontroller (MCU) LaunchPad™ Development Kits from Texas Instruments. Choose from a variety of low-cost kits and BoosterPack plug-in modules. Scalable software tools provide multiple points of entry for programming your LaunchPad kit.

Low-power LaunchPad kits

Ultra-low power 16- and 32-bit MCU development kits optimized for battery-powered and battery-free applications featuring advanced peripherals for precise sensing, measurement, and control.

Specs

  • Up to 48MHz, 256KB Flash, 64KB RAM

Target applications:

  • Energy harvesting, Grid infrastructure, Factory and home automation, Test & measurement, Medical health & fitness, Personal electronics

MSP-EXP430FR5994

256K of FRAM with low energy accelerator (LEA) for digital signal processing.

  • Featuring the MSP430FR5994: 16-bit MCU @ 16MHz, 256KB FRAM, 8KB SRAM.
  • Includes 12-bit differential with window comparator, 6x 16-bit timers, AES256, CRC32, DMA.
  • Low-energy accelerator (LEA) for vector math operations works independent of CPU with efficient 256-Point Complex FFT. Also includes built-in SD card slot.

MSP-EXP430FR6989

Ultra-low-power, 128kB FRAM, I/O and an LCD controller.

  • Featuring the MSP430FR6989: 16-bit MCU @ 16MHz, 128KB FRAM / 2KB SRAM.
  • Includes 320-segment LCD controller, 12-bit ADC, 5x 16-bit timers, 16 channel comparator, 32-bit MPY, 3 channel internal DMA, AES256 module.
  • Integrated peripherals for sensing-based applications, such as 320-segment LCD controller, 12-bit differential ADC.

MSP-EXP432P401R

Ultra-low-power, connected MCU companion with higher precision measurement.

  • Featuring the MSP432P401R: 32-bit ARM® Cortex®-M4F MCU @ 48MHz, 256KB Flash / 64KB SRAM.
  • Includes 14-bit 1MSPS SAR ADC, 4x 16-bit and 2x 32-bit timers, 2x comparators, AES256 module.
  • 80 µA/MHz active power, 660nA RTC operation ideal for battery-operated, processing intense applications.

MSP-EXP430FR4133

Ultra-low power device with built-in LCD controller.

  • Featuring the MSP430FR4133: 16-bit MCU @ 16MHz, 16KB FRAM / 2KB SRAM.
  • Includes 256-segment LCD controller, 10 channel 10-bit ADC, 3x 16-bit timers, 60 GPIO.
  • Low power MCU with <1 µA RTC and 126 µA/MHz active power.

MSP-EXP430F5529LP

Inexpensive USB 2.0 capable device for easy prototyping.

  • Featuring the MSP430F5529: 16-bit MCU @ 25MHz, 12KB Flash / 10KB SRAM.
  • Includes support for USB 2.0, 16 channel 12-bit ADC, 4x 16-bit timers, 12 channel comparator.
  • Low-power standby mode (1.9 µA) with fast wakeup at 3.5 µs.

MSP-EXP430FR5969

Low-power FRAM device optimized for standalone operation.

  • Featuring the MSP430FR5969: 16-bit MCU @ 16MHz, 64KB FRAM / 2KB SRAM.
  • Includes 12-bit differential ADC, 5x 16-bit timers, 16 channel comparator, AES256 module, 3 channel internal DMA.
  • Unified FRAM memory with 16KB/ms ultra low power writes and 10^15 write cycle endurance.

MSP-EXP430G2

The original LaunchPad kit for the MSP430G2xx MCU series.

  • Compatible with the MSP430G2553: 16-bit MCU @ 16MHz, 16KB Flash / 512B SRAM.
  • Includes 2x 16-bit timers, 8 channel comparator, 8 channel 10-bit ADC.
  • Includes 14/20 pin DIP socket that allows testing of various MCUs. Currently, this LaunchPad kit does not support Mac or Linux.

Connected LaunchPad kits

System-on-chip wireless MCU development kits featuring Bluetooth®, Bluetooth low energy, Wi-Fi®, Sub-1 GHz, ZigBee®, Proprietary 2.4 GHz, RF4CE™, Near field communication (NFC)/RFID and more

Specs

  • Up to 80MHz, 512KB Flash, 256KB RAM

Target applications:

  • Smart meters, wearables, industrial and home automation, Internet of Things (IoT), personal electronics

LAUNCHXL-CC1350

Ultra-low-power Dual-band (Sub-1 GHz and 2.4 GHz) wireless microcontroller.

  • Featuring the CC1350: Dual-band wireless SoC with 48-MHz Cortex-M3 MCU, 128KB Flash/8K SRAM.
  • Single-chip solution with a complete RF system, an on-chip DC-DC converter, and Ultra-Low-Power Sensor Controller.
  • Supports both Sub-1 GHz protocols for best possible RF range and 2.4 GHz protocols, including Bluetooth low energy.

CC3200-LAUNCHXL

Connected LaunchPad kit featuring SimpleLink™ Wi-Fi for IoT applications.

  • Featuring the CC3200 wireless MCU: 32-bit ARM Cortex M4 @ 80MHz, 256KB RAM.
  • Includes 12-bit ADC, 4x 16-bit timers, hardware cryptography engine (supports AES, DES, 3DES, SHA2, MD5, CRC, etc).
  • Inludes TCP/UDP/IP and TLS/SSL stacks, support for HTTP, 802.11, MAC, WPA2, WPS 2.0 protocols in ROM.

LAUNCHXL-CC2650

Connected LaunchPad kit supporting Bluetooth® low energy, IEEE 802.15.4, 6LoWPAN and ZigBee®.

  • Featuring the CC2650 wireless MCU: 32-bit ARM Cortex M3 @ 48MHz, 128KB Flash / 28KB SRAM.
  • Includes 12-bit ADC, 4x general purpose timer modules, 8 channel analog mux, AES128 module, OTA firmware upgrade support.
  • 2.4GHz RF Transceiver compatible with BLE 4.1, IEEE 802.15.4 PHY, and MAC.

LAUNCHXL-CC1310

Connected LaunchPad kit featuring SimpleLink™ Sub-1 GHz connectivity for IoT applications.

  • Featuring the CC1310 wireless MCU: 32-bit ARM Cortex M3 @ 48MHz, 128KB Flash / 20KB SRAM.
  • Includes 12-bit ADC, 4x 32-bit timers, AES128 module, single-ended or differential RF interface, wireless M-bus and IEEE 802.15.4g PHY.
  • Broad band antennae covers both European 868 MHz ISM band and US 915 MHz ISM band.

EK-TM4C1294XL

IoT node offering out-of-box internet connectivity.

  • Featuring the TM4C1294NCPDT MCU: 32-bit ARM Cortex M4F @ 120MHz, 1024KB Flash / 256KB SRAM.
  • Includes 2x CAN modules, USB 2.0 controller, 32-channel DMA controller, 2x 12-bit ADC, 8x 16/32-bit timer blocks, 16x comparators, 8x PWM.
  • 10/100 Ethernet MAC and PHY with IEEE 1588 PTP hardware support.

EK-TM4C129EXL

Secured cloud-connected device with TI RTOS.

  • Featuring the TM4C129ENCPDT MCU: 32-bit ARM Cortex M4F @ 120MHz, 1024KB Flash / 256KB SRAM.
  • Includes 2x CAN modules, 10/100 Ethernet MAC/PHY with IEEE 1588 PTP hardware support, USB 2.0 controller, 32-channel DMA controller, 2x 12-bit ADC, 8x PWM.
  • AES hardware acceleration for 128-, 192-, 256-bit keys, and 168-bit DES block cipher and SHA/MD5 hash engine implementation.

EK-TM4C123GXL

Low cost evaluation platform for ARM Cortex-M4F MCUs from TI.

  • Featuring the TM4C123GH6PM MCU: 32-bit ARM Cortex M4 @ 80MHz, 256KB Flash / 32KB SRAM.
  • Includes 2x CAN modules, USB 2.0 controller, 32-channel DMA controller, 2x 12-bit ADC, 8x PWM modules, 6x 32-bit and 6x 64-bit timers.
  • Low-power battery-backed hibernation module with built in RTC.

Performance LaunchPad kits

Performance 32-bit MCU development kits designed for real-time control for power electronics as well as control+automation for connectivity and system automation applications

Specs

  • Up to 300MHz, 1024KB Flash, 512KB RAM

Target applications:

  • Target applications: Motor Drive & Control, Automation & Process Control, Consumer & Portable Electronics, Human Machine Interface, Lighting, High-End Digital Power

LAUNCHXL-F28027

Real time MCU for power electronics control and digital signal processing.

  • Featuring the 32-bit C2000™ TMS320F28027: @ 60MHz, 64 kB Flash / 12kB RAM.
  • Includes 8 PWM channels (4 high resolution), 12-bit 4.6 MSPS ADC, 3x 32-bit timers, temperature sensor, comparator.
  • Ideal for deeply embedded, cost and size sensitive control applications.

LAUNCHXL-F28027F

Real time MCU with InstaSPIN-FOC motor control software.

  • Featuring the 32-bit C2000 TMS320F28027F MCU: @ 60MHz, 64kB Flash / 12kB RAM. InstaSPIN-FOC enabled.
  • Includes 8 PWM channels (4 high resolution), 12-bit 4.6 MSPS ADC, 3x 32-bit timers, temperature sensor, comparator.
  • Motor control software in ROM implements InstaSPIN-FOC solutions for 3 phase motors.

LAUNCHXL-F28069M

High performance controller with InstaSPIN motor control software.

  • Featuring the TMS320F28069M: 32-bit C2000 MCU @ 90MHz, 256kB Flash / 96kB RAM. InstaSPIN-MOTION and InstaSPIN-FOC enabled.
  • Includes 16 PWM channels (8 high resolution), 16 channel 12-bit 4.6 MSPS ADC, 3x 32-bit timers, 6 channel DMA, temperature sensor.
  • Motor control software in ROM implements InstaSPIN-FOC and InstaSPIN-MOTION solutions for 3 phase motors.

LAUNCHXL-F28377S

High performance device for real-time control and signal processing applications.

  • Featuring the TMS320F28377S: 32-bit Delfino MCU @ 200 MHz, 1MB Flash / 164kB RAM with ECC.
  • Includes 24 PWM channels (16 high resolution), 4x 16/12-bit ADC, 3x 12-bit DAC, 3x eQEP modules, 169 GPIO pins.
  • Includes CLA real-time control coprocessor to respond to peripheral triggers and service time-critical functions.

LAUNCHXL-F28379D

Dual Core MCU with highest level of peripheral integration in C2000 product family.

  • Featuring the TMS320F28379D: dual 32-bit Delfino MCUs @200MHz, 1MB Flash/164KB RAM. Position Manager Enabled.
  • 4 16/12-bit ADCs with on PCB instrumentational amplifiers. 3x 12-bit output DACs and 8 windowed comparators for asychronous output triggering.
  • 24 PWMs (16 high resolution), 6 eCAP modules mapped to any GPIO,and 3 eQEP modules. 8 Sigma Delta Demodulator Inputs.

Safety LaunchPad kits

Safety MCU development kits with Cortex®-R lock-step cores designed specifically for IEC 61508 and ISO 26262 standards and provide performance control for broad safety critical applications.

Specs

  • Up to 330MHz lock-step, 4096KB Flash, 512KB RAM

Target applications:

  • Transportation, safety-critical, industrial

LAUNCHXL-TMS57004

Automotive-grade MCU for safety-critical applications.

  • Featuring the TMS570LS0432: Dual Core Lock-Step 32-bit ARM Cortex R4F @ 80MHz, 384KB Flash with ECC / 32KB RAM with ECC.
  • Includes 2x CAN modules, 16-channel 12-bit ADC, 19-pin N2HET timer, 2-channel CRC, -40 to 125 C operating range.
  • Applications in braking systems, electric power steering, aerospace and avionics, railway communications, etc.

LAUNCHXL-RM42

MCU for safety-critical applications.

  • Featuring the RM42L432: Dual Core Lock-Step 32-it ARM Cortex R4F @ 100MHz, 384KB Flash with ECC / 32KB RAM for ECC.
  • Includes 2x CAN modules, 16-channel 12-bit ADC, 19-pin N2HET timer, 2-channel CRC, -40 to 105 C operating range.
  • Applications in industrial automation, power generation, and medical applications.

LAUNCHXL2-TMS57012

Performance automotive-grade MCU for safety-critical applications.

  • Featuring the TMS570LS1224: Dual Core Lock-Step 32-bit ARM Cortex R4F @ 180MHz, 1.25MB Flash with ECC / 192KB RAM with ECC.
  • Includes 3x CAN modules, 2x 12-bit ADC, 2x 19-pin N2HET timer, 2-channel CRC, -40 to 125 C operating range.
  • ISO 26262 ASIL D and IEC 61508 SIL 3 certifications make it easier to develop functional safety applications.

LAUNCHXL2-TMRM46

Performance MCU for industrial and medical applications.

  • Featuring the RM46L852: Dual Core Lock-Step 32-bit ARM Cortex R4F @ 220MHz, 1.25MB Flash with ECC / 64KB RAM with ECC.
  • Includes 3x CAN modules, 2x 12-bit ADC, 2x N2HET timer, 2-channel CRC, 10/100 Mbps Ethernet MAC, -40 to 105 C operating range.
  • Includes 2-port USB Host Controller with one full-speed USB 2.0 device port.

LAUNCHXL2-570LC43

High performance automotive-grade MCU.

  • Featuring the TMS570LC4357: Dual Core Lock-Step 32-bit ARM Cortex R5F @ 300MHz, 4MB Flash with ECC / 512KB RAM with ECC.
  • Includes 4x CAN modules, 2x 12-bit ADC, 2x N2HET timer, 2-channel CRC, 10/100 Ethernet MAC, Ethernet PHY DP83630, 2-channel FlexRay controller, -40 to 125 C operating range.
  • Applications in braking systems, electric power steering, aerospace and avionics, railway communications, etc.

LAUNCHXL2-RM57L

High performance MCU for industrial and medical applications.

  • Featuring the RM57L843: Dual Core Lock-Step 32-bit ARM Cortex R5F @ 330MHz, 4MB Flash with ECC / 512KB RAM with ECC.
  • Includes 4x CAN modules, 2x 12-bit ADC, 2x N2HET timer, 2-channel CRC, 10/100 Ethernet MAC, Ethernet PHY DP83630, -40 to 105 C operating range.
  • Applications in industrial automation, power generation, and medical applications.