Microcontrollers (MCU)

MSP430™ Value Line & General Purpose Microcontrollers

Low-cost, ultra-low-power MCUs for simple sensing and measurement applications

MSP430™ Value Line and General Purpose microcontrollers are low-cost, ultra-low-power MCUs for sensing and measurement applications. The family offers a wide range of FRAM non-volatile memory options from 0.5KB to 256KB and analog and digital peripherals including ADCs, DACs, Op Amps, LCD drivers and more. 

Broad, scalable MCU portfolio

  • 0.5KB to 256KB non-volatile memory
  • Peripherals: ADC, DAC, Op Amp, AES, Comp, LCD
  • 16 to 100pins, wide range of packages

New MSP430FR2355 with configurable analog

  • 4 smart analog combos (DAC & PGA) with ADC & COMPs
  • 105ºC extended temperature range
  • 32KB of FRAM with 24MHz operation
  • Low-cost LaunchPad development kit

Lowest cost MSP430 FRAM microcontrollers

  • Options as low as $0.25 in high volumes
  • Application eBook
  • Including 10-bit ADC, comparator

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MSP430FR2355 microcontrollers

MSP430FR2355 MCUs integrate four configurable signal-chain modules called smart analog combos, each of which can be used as a 12-bit DAC or a PGA to meet system needs.  

MSP430FR2355 LaunchPad development kit

The MSP-EXP430FR2355 LaunchPad kit is based on the MSP430FR2355 MCU with 32KB of memory, four configurable smart analog combo modules (12-bit DACs and PGAs), a 12-bit ADC and two comparators.

Temperature transmitter reference design

Low-component count, low-cost solution for 4- to 20-mA loop-powered, resistance-temperature detector (RTD), temperature transmitter.  

Value line and general purpose MCUs

MSP430FR2x

MSP430FR4x

MSP430FR5x

MSP430FR6x

Segment LCD
N/A
Up to 256-segment LCD driver
N/A
Up to 320-segment LCD driver
Memory
Up to 32KB
1015 write cycles
Flexible memory partitioning
Up to 16KB
1015 write cycles
Flexible memory partitioning
Up to 256KB
1015 write cycles
Flexible memory partitioning
Up to 128KB
1015 write cycles
Flexible memory partitioning
Package Options
16 to 64 pin TSSOP, VQFN, LQFP and DSBGA packages
48 to 64 pin TSSOP and LQFP packages
24 to 100 pin TSSOP, VQFN, BGA, LQFP and DSBGA packages
56 to 100 pin TSSOP,VQFN, and LQFP packages
Peripheral integration

10- or 12-bit ADC

12-bit DACs

Programmable amplifiers (PGAs)

Comparators

Transimpedance amplifier

Operational amplifier

IR modulation logic

10-bit ADC

IR modulation logic

10- or 12-bit ADC

256-bit AES accelerator   

DMA

Comparators

12-bit ADC

256-bit AES accelerator 

DMA

Comparators

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Technical resources

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