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Protocols Bluetooth 5.1 Features LE 1M PHY, LE 2M PHY, LE Coded PHY (long range), BLE Mesh, Direction finding/AoA Flash (KB) 352 CPU core Arm Cortex-M4F Type Wireless MCU RAM (KB) 80 GPIO 31 Peripherals 12-bit ADC 8-channel, 2 SPI, 2 UART, 4 SPI, 4 timers, 8-bit DAC, I2C, I2S Security Cryptographic acceleration, Debug security, Device identity, Software IP protection Sensitivity (best) (dBm) -97 Operating temperature range (C) -40 to 105 Rating Catalog open-in-new Find other Bluetooth products

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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
Technical articles How TI helps expand connectivity beyond the front door with Amazon Sidewalk Sep. 21, 2020
Technical articles Back to basics: Exploring the benefits of affordable Bluetooth® Low Energy Aug. 20, 2020
Application notes Bluetooth Low Energy – Invalid Connection Request (SweynTooth) (Rev. A) Jul. 17, 2020
Application notes CC13xx/CC26xx Hardware Configuration and PCB Design Considerations (Rev. E) Jun. 19, 2020
Application notes Hardware Migration From CC26x0 to CC26x2R (Rev. C) Jun. 19, 2020
Application notes Variable Time Tag Comparison on SimpleLink™ Devices Jun. 05, 2020
Application notes Bluetooth Low Energy, Basic Rate/Enhanced Data Rate – Method Confusion Pairing V May 18, 2020
Selection guides Leitfaden zur Auswahl drahtloser Kommunikationstechnologie Feb. 28, 2020
Selection guides 無線連線技術選擇指南 Feb. 28, 2020
Selection guides 무선 연결 기술 선택 가이드 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 CC13x2/CC26x2 (Rev. B) Jan. 27, 2020
Selection guides Wireless Connectivity Technology Selection Guide Dec. 17, 2019
White papers Simple and efficient software development with the SimpleLink™ MCU platform (Rev. E) Dec. 06, 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
Technical articles Bluetooth® Low Energy shifts gears for car access Jul. 15, 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
Technical articles Top 3 design challenges that the new generation of SimpleLink™ Wi-Fi® devices will help you overcome Feb. 21, 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
Application notes Debugging Communication Range Mar. 27, 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
User guides TI-RTOS 2.20 for CC13xx/CC26xx SimpleLink Getting Started Guide (Rev. D) Jun. 17, 2016

Design & development

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Hardware development

EVALUATION BOARDS Download
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Description

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 the source of a signal using a combination of (...)

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
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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
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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. It contains a Class-D power amplifier to drive speakers and an ultra-low power audio codec, TLV320AIC3254, supporting (...)

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
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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
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Description

The TI LaunchPad™ SensorTag kit offers integrated environmental and motion sensors, multi band wireless connectivity and easy-to-use software for prototyping connected applications. With one kit, developers can easily create connected applications featuring Bluetooth®, Zigbee, Thread and (...)

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 The SimpleLink CC13x2 and CC26x2 software development kit (SDK) provides a comprehensive software package for the development of Sub-1 GHz and 2.4 GHz applications including support for Bluetooth® Low Energy, Zigbee®, Thread, 802.15.4-based, proprietary, and multiprotocol solutions on the (...)
Features
  • TI 15.4-Stack, an IEEE 802.15.4-based star topology networking solution for the Sub-1 GHz band (learn more at www.ti.com/LongRange)
  • Supports development of proprietary Sub-1 GHz and 2.4 GHz applications using the RF driver and the EasyLink Abstraction Layer (learn more at www.ti.com/LongRange)
  • TI (...)
DEBUG PROBES Download
XDS110 JTAG Debug Probe
TMDSEMU110-U The Texas Instruments XDS110 is a new class of debug probe (emulator) for TI embedded processors. The XDS110 replaces the XDS100 family while supporting a wider variety of standards (IEEE1149.1, IEEE1149.7, SWD) in a single pod. Also, all XDS debug probes support Core and System Trace in all ARM and (...)
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Features

The XDS110 is the latest entry level debug probe (emulators) for TI embedded processors. Designed to be a complete solution that delivers JTAG and SWD connectivity at a low cost, the XDS110 is the debug probe of choice for entry-level debugging of TI microcontrollers, processors and SimpleLink (...)

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 (...)
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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
Arm® code generation tools - compiler
ARM-CGT The TI Arm® C/C++ Compiler and Assembly Language Tools support development of applications for TI Arm-based platforms, especially those featuring TI Arm Cortex-M and Cortex-R series devices. The TI Arm C/C++ Compiler and Assembly Language Tools support all SimpleLink and Hercules platforms as (...)
Features
  • Available in release 20.2.0.LTS:
    • Hex utility tool new option --cmac (cipher-based message authentication protocol) will apply cmac algorithm to user defined regions and generate cmac tags for secure boot support.
    • Hex utility tool now supports output option --binary.
    • Default file extension for compiler (...)
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, enabling ultra-low power application design. The tool generates an interface driver consisting of C source files with the firmware image, associated definitions, and generic functions that allow (...)
Features
  • Includes 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, complete with user's guides, integration guides and drivers enable enables MFi Licensees to develop Apple HomeKit applications utilizing the SimpleLink Wi-Fi® CC32XX SDK or SimpleLink CC13x2-CC26x2 SDK and respective devices in combination with the Apple MFi (...)
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, CC3x20, CC3x30, CC3x35, 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 used to (...)

Design tools & simulation

CALCULATION TOOLS Download
Third party wireless module search tool
3P-WIRELESS-MODULES The third party wireless module search tool helps developers to identify products that meet their end equipment specifications and procure production ready wireless modules. The third party module vendors included in the search tool are independent third party companies with expertise in designing (...)
Features
  • Modules listed are based on TI wireless technology supporting Wi-Fi®, Bluetooth®, Zigbee®, Sub-1 GHz, Sigfox, 2.4 GHz, multi-band connectivity and more
  • Modules integrate clocks, SPI flash and passive components
  • Listings included for hardware customization, software integration and cloud services
  • Listings (...)
CALCULATION TOOLS Download
Bluetooth Power Calculator Tool
BT-POWER-CALC — This tool is used to calculate Bluetooth Low Energy power consumption estimates for various use cases on TI Bluetooth devices. The calculator includes both advertising and peripheral use cases with the ability to configure different use case profile parameters. The calculator outputs an estimate of (...)
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 range estimate 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 attenuation of (...)
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 helps designers of RF systems to easily evaluate the radio at an early stage in the design process for all TI CC1xxx and CC2xxx low-power RF devices. It simplifies generation of the configuration register values and commands, as well as practical (...)
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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 (...)
DESIGN TOOLS Download
Hardware design reviews for SimpleLink™ CC2xxx devices
SIMPLELINK-2-4GHZ-DESIGN-REVIEWS The SimpleLink hardware design review process provides a way to get in touch, one-on-one, with a subject matter expert that can help review your design and provide valuable feedback. A simple 3-step process for requesting a review as well as links to relevant technical documentation and resources (...)
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