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.
Low-power ARM Cortex M4F
Based on the MSP432P4x MCUs for 32-bit processing at MSP power levels
Integrated LCD Driver
Starting at $13.99
Integrated 64kB FRAM
Now only 15.99
Integrated Full-speed USB 2.0
Based on the MSP430F5529 Ultra-Low-Power MCUs for advanced analog integration
The Original LaunchPad
Based on the MSP430G2x Value Line MCUs for ultra-low power and analog integration
|40 pin BoosterPack header that also supports 20 pin BoosterPacks, plus 38 additional break-out pins for easy breadboarding / prototyping||20 pin BoosterPack header for easy breadboarding / prototyping||20 pin BoosterPack header for easy breadboarding / prototyping||20 and 40 pin BoosterPack header for easy breadboarding / prototyping||20 pin BoosterPack header for easy breadboarding / prototyping|
|Integrated 14-bit 1MSPS low power ADC, 256KB Flash, 64KB RAM, and 32-bit 48MHz ARM Cortex M4F for high performance applications||16KB of unified non-volatile FRAM||Integrated 64KB FRAM with 8MBps in-system writes||Integrated Full-speed USB 2.0 (HID/MSC/CDC) for creating PC-connected applications||Great general purpose LaunchPad|
|EnergyTrace+ Technology combined with 95uA/MHz active power, and 850nA RTC enables lowest ARM power||Low-power 256-segment LCD driver with charge pump for sustained contrast||EnergyTrace++ Technology combined with 500nA RTC is ideal for applications requiring the absolute lowest energy consumption||Low power operation is great for battery-operated applications||Low power operation is great for battery-operated applications|
|Low-power, high performance 48MHz ARM Cortex M4F||Unified memory capability||Unified memory capability||Integrated Full-speed USB 2.0||Dip compatible with other value line devices|
|14-bit differential, 1MSPS SAR ADC||10-bit SAR ADC||12-bit differential SAR ADC||12 Bit SAR ADC||10 Bit SAR ADC|
|Advanced Encryption Standard (AES256) Accelerator||IR Modulation Logic||Advanced Encryption Standard (AES256) accelerator||40 pin BoosterPack Connector||20 pin BoosterPack Connector|
|40 pin BoosterPack Connector with support for 20 pin BoosterPacks|
|48 MHz||16MHz||16 MHz||25 MHz||16 MHz|
|256KB Flash||16 KB FRAM||64kB FRAM||128 KB Flash||16 KB Flash|
|64KB RAM||2KB RAM||2kB RAM||8KB RAM||512B RAM|
|4 16-bit Timers, and 2 32-bit Timers||2 16-bit Timers||5 16-bit Timers||4 16-bit timers||2 16-bit timers|
|Up to 4 I2C with multi-slave, 8 SPI or 4 UART||1 I2C, 2 SPI, 1 UART||Up to 2 I2C, 4 SPI, 2 UART||Up to 2 I2C with multi-slave, 4 SPI or 2 UART||Up to 1 I 2C, 2 SPI, 1 UART|
Energia: Open Source
Open source and community-driven! Energia is a simple, code-editing tool with a built-in serial monitor. Compile and download your code directly the LaunchPad. Energia is supported by a robust framework of intuitive APIs, function calls and a large repository of code examples. It currently supports MSP430 devices.Learn more about Energia Get support at 43oh!
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.Code Composer Studio
TI Cloud Tools
Access Resource Explorer to browse examples, libraries and documentation. Use CCS Cloud to edit, compile and download code to your LaunchPad. Use TI PinMux to configure the device peripherals and pin multiplexing options.Learn 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.Learn 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