mmWave device firmware package (DFP)
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mmWave device firmware package (DFP)

ACTIVE v1.2.5.1   26-JUL-2019  


mmWave-DFP is a device firmware package (DFP) for a TI mmWave sensor; AWR1243 provides seamless control, configuration, calibration, and monitoring capabilities for the RF/analog and digital front-end subsystem. This enables the mmWave front end to be capable of adapting itself to dynamic conditions, such as temperature.

  • Flexible configuration of RF/analog subsystem
  • Built-in calibration and monitoring capabilities
  • Seamless control and communication using well-defined abstracted APIs
  • Post processing and visualization using tools

What's Included

  • MSS firmware
    • Core system drivers
    • Peripheral device drivers
    • System and control services
  • mmWave link
    • Example framework with control and communication services
    • APIs to control and configure mmWave front end
  • Radar studio
    • GUI tool to control and configure mmWave front end
    • Enables post processing and visualization of radar data
  • Flashing and imaging utilities
  • Example framework with control and communication services

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Application notes (5)
Title Type Size (KB) Date
PDF 1430 10 May 2017
PDF 15933 10 May 2017
PDF 1430 09 May 2017
PDF 1122 09 May 2017
PDF 1371 04 May 2017
White papers (1)
Title Type Size (KB) Date
PDF 1115 17 Apr 2017

Software (1)

Name Part Number Software Type
mmWave software development kit (SDK)  MMWAVE-SDK  Software Development Kits (SDK) 

Design Kits & Evaluation Modules  ( 2 )

Name Part Number Tool Type
AWR1243 76-GHz to 81-GHz high-performance automotive MMIC evaluation module  AWR1243BOOST  Evaluation Modules & Boards 
Data Capture/Pattern Generator: Data Converter Evaluation Module With 8 LVDS Lanes up to 1.5Gbps  TSW1400EVM  Evaluation Modules & Boards 

TI Devices (1)

Part Number Name Product Family
AWR1243  76-GHz to 81-GHz high-performance automotive MMIC  mmWave sensors 

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