mmWave device firmware package (DFP)
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mmWave device firmware package (DFP) for 1st-generation AWR1243 parts

ACTIVE   11-JUN-2020  

mmWave device firmware package (DFP) for 2nd-generation AWR2243 parts

ACTIVE v2.2.2.1   28-AUG-2020  


mmWave-DFP is a device firmware package (DFP) for a TI mmWave sensor; AWR1243 or AWR2243 provide seamless control, configuration, calibration, and monitoring capabilities for the RF/analog and digital front-end subsystem. This enables the mmWave front end to be capable of adapting itself to dynamic conditions, such as temperature.

  • Flexible configuration of RF/analog subsystem
  • Built-in calibration and monitoring capabilities
  • Seamless control and communication using well-defined abstracted APIs
  • Post processing and visualization using tools

What's Included

  • MSS firmware
    • Core system drivers
    • Peripheral device drivers
    • System and control services
  • mmWave link
    • Example framework with control and communication services
    • APIs to control and configure mmWave front end
  • Radar studio
    • GUI tool to control and configure mmWave front end
    • Enables post processing and visualization of radar data
  • Flashing and imaging utilities
  • Example framework with control and communication services

Technical documentation
Application notes (3)
Title Type Size (KB) Date
PDF 1428 13 Feb 2020
PDF 15933 10 May 2017
PDF 1122 09 May 2017

Software development (1)

Name Part Number Software Type
mmWave software development kit (SDK)  MMWAVE-SDK  Software development kits (SDK) 

Hardware development (3)

TI Devices (2)

Part Number Name Product Family
AWR1243  76-GHz to 81-GHz high-performance automotive MMIC  mmWave radar sensors 
AWR2243  76-GHz to 81-GHz automotive second-generation high-performance MMIC  mmWave radar sensors 

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