MSP430TCH5E Capacitive Touch with Haptics Software Development Kit
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MSP430TCH5E HAPTOUCH Software Development Kit




This is a software development kit for the MSP430TCH5E HAPTOUCH booster pack. It also includes MSP430 Launchpad software (for PC communication) and PC applications (to experience PC gaming) with capacitive touch and Immersion Touchsense 2200™ haptics.

Learn more about the MSP430TCH5E HAPTOUCH booster pack.

  • Fully programmable HAPTOUCH boosterpack software development kit.
  • MSP430 Haptics Library featuring Immersion Tourchsense 2200 technology.
  • Code example for use of the haptics library in simple applications

What's Included

  • \MSP430_Haptics_Library - Core haptics library
    • HapticsLib.lib - A static library file containing the entire MSP430TCH5E Haptics Library
    • HapticsLib.h - A header file allowing access to the library
  • \HapTouch_BoosterPack
    • \MSP430_One_Click_Download_Image - Default BoosterPack and LaunchPad firmware
    • \MSP430_Source_Projects - Code Composer source projects for the one-click-download directory.
    • \PC_Tools
    • \HapTouch_GUI - PC tool to drive haptics and create new haptics sequences, and program them to the BoosterPack.
    • \Touch2Key - Used with the gaming usage mode. Converts capacitive touch button presses to keystrokes, for use with online gaming sites.
    • \PCB_Design_Files - The hardware files needed to create the board.
    • \HapTouch_Eagle - Design files for use with EAGLE
    • \Gerbers - Gerber files for building up your own boards
    • BoosterPack.bat - Invokes the MSP430Flasher to download the default factory image to a BoosterPack, using a UIF430 FET Tool.
    • LaunchPad.bat - Invokes the MSP430Flasher to download the LaunchPad software image to a G2553 mounted onto a G2 LaunchPad.
    • HapTouch_Layout.pdf - A PDF of the layout
    • HapTouch_Schematic.pdf - A PDF of the schematic
    • HapTouch_BOM.txt - Bill of materials
    • AppNote - HapTouch_BoosterPack
  • Manifest.html

Technical documentation
Application notes (5)
Title Type Size (KB) Date
PDF 2162 09 Dec 2013
Multiple Files   14 Aug 2013
Multiple Files   08 Jul 2013
Multiple Files   12 Sep 2012
Multiple Files   17 May 2012
User guides (1)
Title Type Size (KB) Date
PDF 669 09 Dec 2013

Software development (1)

Hardware development (3)

Name Part Number Tool Type
MSP-TS430PW28A - 28-pin Target Development Board for MSP430F2x and MSP430G2x MCUs  MSP-TS430PW28A  Development kits 
MSP430F5529 USB LaunchPad Evaluation Kit  MSP-EXP430F5529LP  Development kits 
MSP430G2 LaunchPad Development kit  MSP-EXP430G2  Evaluation boards 

TI Devices (2)

Part Number Name Product Family
DRV2603  Haptic Driver with Auto Resonance Tracking for LRA and Optimized Drive for ERM  Actuator drivers 
MSP430TCH5E  16 MHz MCU with 16KB FLASH, 512B SRAM, Haptics-Enabled, Capacitive Touch, 10-bit ADC, UART/SPI/I2C  Microcontrollers (MCU) 

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