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Device type SimpleLink Wireless MCU Technology Bluetooth low energy, Proprietary 2.4 GHz Bluetooth standard Bluetooth 5.1 Flash (KB) 352 Features LE 2M PHY, LE Coded PHY (Long Range), Advertising Extensions, Multiple Advertisement Sets, CSA#2, Direction Finding / AoA Rating Catalog Operating temperature range (C) -40 to 105 Approx. price (US$) 1.86 | 1ku open-in-new Find other Bluetooth Low Energy products

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VQFN (RGZ) 48 49 mm² 7 x 7 open-in-new Find other Bluetooth Low Energy products

Features

  • Microcontroller
    • Powerful 48-MHz Arm® Cortex®-M4F processor
    • EEMBC CoreMark® score: 148
    • 352KB of in-system Programmable Flash
    • 256KB of ROM for protocols and library functions
    • 8KB of Cache SRAM (Alternatively available as general-purpose RAM)
    • 80KB of ultra-low leakage SRAM. The SRAM is protected by parity to ensure high reliability of operation.
    • 2-Pin cJTAG and JTAG debugging
    • Supports Over-the-Air upgrade (OTA)
  • Ultra-low power sensor controller with 4KB of SRAM
    • Sample, store, and process sensor data
    • Operation independent from system CPU
    • Fast wake-up for low-power operation
  • TI-RTOS, drivers, Bootloader, Bluetooth® 5.1 Low Energy Controller in ROM for optimized application size
  • RoHS-compliant package
    • 7-mm × 7-mm RGZ VQFN48 (31 GPIOs)
  • Peripherals
    • Digital peripherals can be routed to any GPIO
    • 4× 32-bit or 8× 16-bit general-purpose timers
    • 12-Bit ADC, 200 kSamples/s, 8 channels
    • 2× comparators with internal reference DAC
      (1× continuous time, 1× ultra-low power)
    • Programmable current source
    • 2× UART
    • 2× SSI (SPI, MICROWIRE, TI)
    • I2C
    • I2S
    • Real-Time Clock (RTC)
    • AES 128- and 256-bit Crypto Accelerator
    • ECC and RSA Public Key Hardware Accelerator
    • SHA2 Accelerator (Full suite up to SHA-512)
    • True Random Number Generator (TRNG)
    • Capacitive sensing, up to 8 channels
    • Integrated temperature and battery monitor
  • External system
    • On-chip Buck DC/DC converter
  • Low power
    • Wide supply voltage range: 1.8 V to 3.8 V
    • Active-Mode RX: 6.9 mA
    • Active-Mode TX 0 dBm: 7.3 mA
    • Active-Mode TX 5 dBm: 9.6 mA
    • Active-Mode MCU 48 MHz (CoreMark):
      3.4 mA (71 µA/MHz)
    • Sensor Controller, Low Power-Mode, 2 MHz, running infinite loop: 30.1 µA
    • Sensor Controller, Active-Mode, 24 MHz, running infinite loop: 808 µA
    • Standby: 0.94 µA (RTC on, 80KB RAM and CPU retention)
    • Shutdown: 150 nA (wakeup on external events)
  • Radio section
    • 2.4 GHz RF transceiver compatible with Bluetooth 5.1 Low Energy and earlier LE specifications
    • Excellent receiver sensitivity:
      -105 dBm for Bluetooth 125-kbps (LE Coded PHY)
      -97 dBm for 1-Mbps PHY
    • Output power up to +5 dBm with temperature compensation
    • Suitable for systems targeting compliance with worldwide radio frequency regulations
      • EN 300 328, (Europe)
      • EN 300 440 Category 2
      • FCC CFR47 Part 15
      • ARIB STD-T66 (Japan)
  • Development Tools and Software

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Description

The SimpleLink™ CC2642R device is a 2.4 GHz wireless microcontroller (MCU) supporting Bluetooth® 5.1 Low Energy and Proprietary 2.4 GHz applications. The device is optimized for low-power wireless communication and advanced sensing in building security systems, HVAC, asset tracking, medical, wired networking, portable electronics, home theater & entertainment, and connected peripherals markets markets, and applications where industrial performance is required. The highlighted features of this device include:

  • Support for Bluetooth® 5.1 features: LE Coded PHYs (Long Range), LE 2-Mbit PHY (High Speed), Advertising Extensions, Multiple Advertisement Sets, CSA#2, as well as backwards compatibility and support for key features from the Bluetooth® 4.2 and earlier Low Energy specifications.
  • Fully-qualified Bluetooth® 5.1 software protocol stack included with the SimpleLink™ CC13x2 and CC26x2 Software Development Kit (SDK).
  • Longer battery life wireless applications with low standby current of 0.94 µA with full RAM retention.
  • Industrial temperature ready with lowest standby current of 11 µA at 105 ⁰C.
  • Advanced sensing with a programmable, autonomous ultra-low power Sensor Controller CPU with fast wake-up capability. As an example, the sensor controller is capable of 1-Hz ADC sampling at 1 µA system current.
  • Low SER (Soft Error Rate) FIT (Failure-in-time) for long operation lifetime with no disruption for industrial markets with always-on SRAM parity against corruption due to potential radiation events.
  • Dedicated software controlled radio controller (Arm® Cortex®-M0) providing flexible low-power RF transceiver capability to support multiple physical layers and RF standards, such as real-time localization (RTLS) technologies.
  • Excellent radio sensitivity and robustness (selectivity and blocking) performance for Bluetooth® Low Energy (-105 dBm for 125-kbps LE Coded PHY).

The CC2642R device is part of the SimpleLink™ MCU platform, which consists of
Wi-Fi®, Bluetooth Low Energy, Thread, Zigbee, Sub-1 GHz MCUs, and host MCUs that all share a common, easy-to-use development environment with a single core software development kit (SDK) and rich tool set. A one-time integration of the SimpleLink™ platform enables you to add any combination of the portfolio’s devices into your design, allowing 100 percent code reuse when your design requirements change. For more information, visit SimpleLink™ MCU platform.

 

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Technical documentation

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* Datasheet CC2642R SimpleLink™ Bluetooth® 5.1 Low Energy Wireless MCU datasheet (Rev. G) Apr. 23, 2020
* Errata CC2642R SimpleLink™ Wireless MCU Device Revision E Silicon Errata (Rev. B) Mar. 28, 2019
* User guides CC13x2, CC26x2 SimpleLink™ Wireless MCU Technical Reference Manual (Rev. D) Sep. 30, 2019
Application notes Bluetooth Low Energy, Basic Rate/Enhanced Data Rate – Method Confusion Pairing V May 18, 2020
Application notes CC13xx/CC26xx Hardware Configuration and PCB Design Considerations (Rev. D) May 05, 2020
Selection guides Wireless Connectivity Technology Selection Guide..... Feb. 28, 2020
Selection guides Wireless Connectivity Technology Selection Guide... Feb. 28, 2020
Selection guides Wireless Connectivity Technology Selection Guide.. Feb. 28, 2020
Application notes Cryptographic Performance and Energy Efficiency on SimpleLink CC13x2/CC26x2 MCUs Jan. 28, 2020
Application notes CC2538/CC26x0/CC26x2 Serial Bootloader Interface (Rev. C) Jan. 27, 2020
Application notes Ultra-low Power Sensing Applications With C13xx/CC26xx (Rev. B) Jan. 27, 2020
White papers Simple and efficient software development with the SimpleLink™ MCU platform (Rev. E) Dec. 06, 2019
Application notes Hardware Migration From CC26x0 to CC26x2R (Rev. B) Sep. 27, 2019
Application notes How to Certify Your Bluetooth Product (Rev. C) Sep. 24, 2019
Application notes Running Bluetooth® Low Energy on CC2640 Without 32 kHz Crystal (Rev. C) Sep. 23, 2019
Application notes Bluetooth® Low Energy Tree Structure Network May 29, 2019
Application notes Bluetooth® Angle of Arrival (AoA) Antenna Design May 06, 2019
Application notes Secure Boot in SimpleLink™ CC13x2/CC26x2 Wireless MCUs Apr. 15, 2019
More literature Out-of-box star-network solution: TI 15.4-Stack Jan. 14, 2019
Application notes Measuring CC13xx and CC26xx current consumption (Rev. D) Jan. 10, 2019
Application notes RF PCB Simulation Cookbook Jan. 09, 2019
More literature Meet the SimpleLink™ Sensor Controller Jan. 04, 2019
White papers Migrating your proprietary solution to the SimpleLink™ WMCU Nov. 07, 2018
More literature Electronic Smart Locks: Ultra-low power and Multi-Standard operation Nov. 05, 2018
Technical articles Unlock every door with the SimpleLink™ platform Sep. 19, 2018
Technical articles An out-of-the-box Internet of Things: building a seamless and secure smart home network Jun. 12, 2018
Technical articles Your microcontroller deserves a nap – designing “sleepy” wireless applications Mar. 28, 2018
Application notes Debugging Communication Range Mar. 27, 2018
Technical articles How to create a robust building security system with TI’s new SimpleLink MCU platform Mar. 07, 2018
Application notes Low-Power ADC Solution for CC13x2 and CC26x2 Mar. 02, 2018
Application notes Ultra-Low Power Designs With the CC13x2 and CC26x2 Sensor Controller Feb. 27, 2018
Application notes Sensor Sequencing Using the CC13x2 and CC26x2 Sensor Controller Mar. 05, 2017

Design & development

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Hardware development

EVALUATION BOARDS Download
document-generic User guide
$149.99
Description

To get started visit dev.ti.com/BOOSTXL-AOA

The BOOSTXL-AOA demonstration board is a BoosterPack intended to be used with the CC26X2R LaunchPad, to evaluate Angle-of-Arrival (AoA) applications. The BOOSTXL-AOA is setup with multiple dipole antennas that are utilized to extract information about where a (...)

Features
  • 40-pin BoosterPack standard leveraging the LaunchPad ecosystem
  • JSC connector to extend RF path from a Launchpad
  • 6 integrated PCB-based dipole antennas
  • 3 antenna switches
  • 2 LEDs (Green/Red)
EVALUATION BOARDS Download
document-generic User guide
$39.99
Description

To get started visit dev.ti.com/BOOSTXL-ULPSENSE

The ULP Sense BoosterPack is a kit designed to make it easy to demonstrate the ultra-low power features of the sensor controller included in the CC13x2/CC26x2 RF SoCs. 

Examples of applications that will greatly benefit from this are measurement on (...)

Features
  • 40-pin BoosterPack standard leveraging the LaunchPad ecosystem
  • Inductive flow meter measurements - LC circuits and logical gates
  • Ultra-Low Power accelerometer
  • Two Cap touch buttons
  • Analog Light Sensor
  • Reed Switch
  • Potentiometer (0 to 200 kOhm range)
EVALUATION BOARDS Download
document-generic User guide
$29.00
Description

The SimpleLink™ Wi-Fi® CC3200 Audio BoosterPack enables the evaluation and development with the digital audio peripheral [I2S] present on the SimpleLink™ Wi-Fi® CC3200 device. This BoosterPack can be used along with the SimpleLink™ Wi-Fi® CC3200 LaunchPad™ (CC3200-LAUNCHXL), SimpleLink&trade (...)

Features
  • 1 Microphone
  • 1 audio 3.5 mono jack
  • 2 audio 3.5 mm stereo jack (in and out)
  • Onboard speaker connector using terminal blocks (stereo)
  • Onboard audio codec (TLV320AIC3254)
  • Onboard class-D audio power amplifier (TPA2012D2)
EVALUATION BOARDS Download
$39.99
Description

Important note:

This kit supports evaluation of both the SimpleLink Bluetooth® low energy CC2642R wireless MCU and the SimpleLink Multi-Standard CC2652R wireless MCU.


The CC26x2R devices are part of the SimpleLink™ microcontroller (MCU) platform which consists of Wi-Fi®, Bluetooth® low energy (...)

Features
  • Access all I/O signals with the BoosterPack connectors
  • Upgrade the LaunchPad firmware over-the-air from the SimpleLink Starter app
  • Expand functionality with one of the BoosterPacks available
EVALUATION BOARDS Download
document-generic User guide
Description

Introducing the new TI LaunchPad™ SensorTag kit! It offers integrated environmental and motion sensors, multi band wireless connectivity and easy-to-use software to help you prototype your next connected application. With one kit, developers can easily develop connected applications featuring  (...)

Features
  • Offers FCC, CE, and IC certified radio for multi band operation at 2.4GHz and Sub-1 GHz empowering the developer with simultaneous operation across multiple wireless stacks (Bluetooth® Low Energy, Sub-1 GHz, Thread, Zigbee®, and 802.15.4)
  • Supports IEEE 802.15.4g, IPv6-enabled smart objects (6LoWPAN (...)

Software development

SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT KITS (SDK) Download
SimpleLink™ CC13x2 and CC26x2 software development kit (SDK)
SIMPLELINK-CC13X2-26X2-SDK To get started developing with this LaunchPad:
Step 1: Buy the LaunchPad
Step 2: Download the CC13x2 and CC26x2 SDK
Step 3: Get started with SimpleLink Academy

The SimpleLink CC13x2 and CC26x2 software development kit (SDK) provides a comprehensive software package for the development of Sub-1 GHz (...)

DEBUG PROBES Download
XDS200 USB Debug Probe
TMDSEMU200-U The Spectrum Digital XDS200 is the first model of the XDS200 family of debug probes (emulators) for TI processors. The XDS200 family features a balance of low cost with good performance between the super low cost XDS110 and the high performance XDS560v2, while supporting a wide variety of standards (...)
$295.00
Features

The XDS200 is the mid-range family of JTAG debug probes (emulators) for TI processors. Designed to deliver good performance and the most common features that place it between the low cost XDS110 and the high performance XDS560v2, the XDS200 is the balanced solution to debug TI microcontrollers (...)

IDES, CONFIGURATION, COMPILERS & DEBUGGERS Download
Code Composer Studio™ integrated development environment (IDE) for wireless connectivity
CCSTUDIO-WCS Code Composer Studio is an integrated development environment (IDE) that supports TI's Microcontroller and Embedded Processors portfolio. Code Composer Studio comprises a suite of tools used to develop and debug embedded applications. It includes an optimizing C/C++ compiler, source code editor (...)
IDES, CONFIGURATION, COMPILERS & DEBUGGERS Download
Sensor Controller Studio
SENSOR-CONTROLLER-STUDIO Sensor Controller Studio is used to write, test and debug code for the CC26xx/CC13xx Sensor Controller, allowing for ultra-low power application design.

The tool generates a Sensor Controller Interface driver, which is a set of C source files to be compiled into the System CPU (ARM Cortex-M3/M4 (...)

Features
  • Contains ready to use examples for several common use-cases
  • Full toolchain with built-in compiler and assembler for programming in a C-like programming language
  • Provides rapid development by using the integrated sensor controller task testing and debugging functionality including visualization of (...)
PLUG-INS Download
SimpleLink™ software development kit (SDK) plug-in for HomeKit
SIMPLELINK-SDK-PLUGIN-FOR-HOMEKIT This set of SimpleLink™ SDK plug-ins deliver a robust solution for HomeKit, complete with user's guides, integration guides and drivers that enable the development of HomeKit applications using SimpleLink wireless MCUs. This solution enables MFi Licensees to develop Apple HomeKit applications (...)
Features

The SimpleLink SDK plug-in for HomeKit applications provides a consistent API, across both Wi-Fi (IP) and Bluetooth™ Low Energy protocols, that supports these services:

  • HomeKit Accessory Protocol (HAP)
  • Security services: cipher, signing, key management
  • Software or Hardware MFi Authentication
  • (...)
PROGRAMMING TOOLS Download
SmartRF Flash Programmer
FLASH-PROGRAMMER SmartRF Flash Programmer 2 can be used to program the flash memory in Texas Instruments ARM based low-power RF wireless MCUs over the debug and serial interfaces.

SmartRF Flash Programmer can be used to program the flash memory in Texas Instruments 8051-based low-power RF wireless MCUs and for (...)

Features
  • Programming of SW images on low-power RF wireless MCUs
  • Programming/updating firmware and bootloader on the Evaluation Boards' USB MCU
  • Append software image to existing software on device
  • Read out software image from device into binary, hex or ELF files (elf and bin for ARM-devices only)
  • Verify software (...)
PROGRAMMING TOOLS Download
UniFlash stand-alone flash tool for microcontrollers, Sitara™; processors and SimpleLink™
UNIFLASH Supported devices: CC13xx, CC25xx, CC26xx, CC3220, CC3120, CC3235, CC3135, Tiva, C2000, MSP43x, Hercules, PGA9xx, IWR12xx, IWR14xx, IWR16xx, IWR18xx , IWR68xx, AWR12xx, AWR14xx, AWR16xx, AWR18xx.  Command line only: AM335x, AM437x, AM571x, AM572x, AM574x, AM65XX, K2G

CCS Uniflash is a standalone tool (...)

SUPPORT SOFTWARE Download
SWSC002A.ZIP (9583 KB)

Design tools & simulation

CALCULATION TOOLS Download
Third party wireless module search tool
3P-WIRELESS-MODULES Engineers looking to incorporate wireless connectivity technology into their IoT design can use the third party wireless module search tool to identify products that meet their end equipment specifications, procure production ready wireless modules, and help accelerate their development and time to (...)
Features
  • Based on our TI wireless technology supporting Wi-Fi®, Bluetooth®, Zigbee®, Sub-1 GHz, Sigfox, 2.4 GHz ,multi-band connectivity and more
  • Integrates clocks, SPI flash and passive components
  • Years of successful collaboration
  • Includes hardware customization, software integration and cloud services
  • Links to (...)
CALCULATION TOOLS Download
Bluetooth Power Calculator Tool
BT-POWER-CALC — This tool is used to complete Bluetooth Low Energy power consumption estimations for various different use cases on TI Bluetooth devices. The calculator covers both advertising and peripheral use cases with the ability to configure different use case profile parameters. The calculator outputs an (...)
Features
  • Battery life estimator
  • Use-case profile configurability
CALCULATION TOOLS Download
TI RF Range Estimator
RF-RANGE-ESTIMATOR — This tool is used to complete a practical range estimation for indoor and outdoor RF links using TI wireless devices. The outdoor calculation is based upon Line-of-Sight (LOS). For the indoor estimation, construction materials can be selected that are between the Tx and Rx unit. The greater the (...)
Features
  • Range estimate spreadsheet for Sub-1 GHz and 2.4 GHz devices
  • Range debug checklist
CALCULATION TOOLS Download
SmartRF Studio
SMARTRFTM-STUDIO SmartRF™ Studio is a Windows application that can be used to evaluate and configure Low Power RF devices from Texas Instruments. The application helps designers of RF systems to easily evaluate the radio at an early stage in the design process. It is especially useful for generation of (...)
document-generic User guide
Features
  • Link tests. Send and Receive packets between nodes.
  • Antenna and radiation tests. Set the radio in continuous wave TX and RX states.
  • A set of recommended/typical register settings for all devices.
  • Read and write individual RF registers.
  • Execute individual commands to control the radio.
  • Detailed (...)
CALCULATION TOOLS Download
SWSC001.ZIP (43 KB)
CALCULATION TOOLS Download
SWSC001B.ZIP (560 KB)
DESIGN TOOLS Download
Hardware design reviews for SimpleLink™ CC2xxx devices
SIMPLELINK-2-4GHZ-DESIGN-REVIEWS To get started with the SimpleLink 2.4GHz hardware design review process:
  • Step 1: Before requesting a review, it is important that to review the technical documentation and design & development resources available on the corresponding product page (see CC2xxx product page links below).
  • Step 2: Fill out (...)
GERBER FILES Download
SWRC346A.ZIP (7301 KB)
GERBER FILES Download
SWRC359.ZIP (1235 KB)

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