Develop. Make. Innovate.
- Get started with microcontroller LaunchPad Evaluation Kits from Texas Instruments.
- Choose from a variety of low-cost kits & BoosterPack plug-in modules.
- Scalable software tools provide multiple points of entry for programming your LaunchPad.
Hercules TMS570 series MCU
Features a Hercules TMS570 series MCU designed for safety-critical automotive applications
Hercules RM4 series MCU
Features a Hercules RM4 series MCU designed for safety-critical industrial and medical applications
|Features a Hercules TMS570 series MCU designed for safety-critical transportation applications||Features a Hercules RM4 series MCU designed for safety-critical industrial and medical applications|
|40 pin BoosterPack Connector||40 pin BoosterPack Connector|
|Footprint for an additional header (not populated) to bring out all MCU pins||Footprint for an additional header (not populated) to bring out all MCU pins|
|80 MHz||100 MHz|
|384 KB ECC Flash||384 KB ECC Flash|
|32 KB ECC RAM||32 KB ECC RAM|
|16KB ECC Flash for EEPROM emulation||16KB ECC Flash for EEPROM emulation|
|19 pin programmable High-End Timer (N2HET)||19 pin programmable High-End Timer (N2HET)|
|16ch 12-bit multi-buffered ADC||16ch 12-bit multi-buffered ADC|
|Multi-buffered SPI||Multi-buffered SPI|
|LIN/SCI (UART)||LIN/SCI (UART)|
|eQEP - Enhanced Quadrature Encoder Pulse Module||eQEP - Enhanced Quadrature Encoder Pulse Module|
|GIO pins||GIO pins|
|Two CAN Controller (DCAN) modules||Two CAN Controller (DCAN) modules|
Code Composer Studio
Code Composer Studio (CCS) is TI's software development environment for writing and debugging your code that supports all LaunchPad kits! Code Composer Studio supports all of TI's embedded processing portfolio providing a consistent development experience. CCS provides a complete, professional environment with full debug capability. Free evaluation versions are available.More
HALCoGen provides a graphical user interface that allows the user to configure peripherals, interrupts, clocks, and other microcontroller parameters. Once the device is configured, the user can generate peripheral initialization and driver code, which can be imported into CCS or other IDEs.More
Third Party Software
The LaunchPad ecosystem is also supported by a growing ecosystem of third party and community-driven software tools.
To see the available software solutions for each LaunchPad, explore the tabs above to learn more about any specific LaunchPad.More
BoosterPacks are modular plug-in boards that fit on top of the LaunchPad baseboards. These modules introduce new functionality to the LaunchPad evaluation kits including wireless, capacitive touch, LED lighting and more!
BoosterPacks include everything you need to create compelling new applications based on the LaunchPad evaluation kits, including a plugin module, software and documentation.Build Your Own