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.
Optimized to enable battery-operated and battery-free general purpose applications
Powerful capabilities for motor control design and digital control applications
Ideal for connected designs with Wi-Fi, Ethernet, USB and a host of other analog and communication peripheral capabilities
Specialized with ARM® Cortex®-R lock-step cores and safety features that are ideal for functional safety applications.
A deeper look at the LaunchPad ecosystem and how you can get started today.
|16-bit ultra low power MCUs
32-bit ultra low power ARM® MCUs
|32-bit real-time digital control MCUs||32-bit ARM® Cortex-M4||32-bit ARM® Cortex-R4 lock-step CPUs|
|Up to 256 KB Flash||Up to 256 KB Flash||Up to 1 MB flash||Up to 384 KB Flash|
|Up to 64 KB RAM||Up to 96 KB RAM||Up to 256 KB RAM||Up to 32 KB RAM|
|Up to 48 MHz||Up to 90 MHz||Up to 120 MHz||Up to 100 MHz|
|14 Bit SAR ADC||High-res PWM||Wi-Fi® network processor with on-chip WLAN and TCP/IP stack, SimpleLink™ connection manager||Integrated safety features such as ECC on flash and SRAMs, hardware BIST for CPU and SRAMs, and on-chip clock and voltage monitoring|
|Cap Touch IO||4.6 MSPS ADCs||Highly integrated with 10/100 Ethernet MAC+PHY integration, I2C, SPI, UART, CAN and more||Programmable High-End timer (N2HET) and Enhanced Quadrature Encoder Pulse (eQEP) modules|
|Serial Communications such as I2C, SPI, UART and USB||Differentiated InstaSPIN™ software||Embedded Crypto engine with 256-bit encryption, secure boot, WPA personal and enterprise security||ADC and communication peripherals such MibSPI, SCI/UART, CAN and more|
|Energy Harvesting||Alternative Energy||Automation & Process Control||Automation & Process Control|
|Portable Consumer||Digital Power||Consumer & Portable Electronics||Automotive & Transportation|
|Medical||White Goods||Human Machine Interface||Medical|
|Smart Grid||Motor Control||Lighting||Motor Control|
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 to LaunchPad. Energia is supported by a robust framework of intuitive APIs, function calls and a large repository of code examples. It currently supports MSP430 and Tiva C Series 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
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