TPS6598X Host Interface Utility Tool
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This tool is not recommended for new designs. Please use the TPS6598X-CONFIG tool as we have integrated debug functionality into it.

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TPS65982 Host Interface Utility Tool

ACTIVE v2.4   3-Feb-2017  
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The TPS6598X Utilities Tool is a set of python scripts used to interact with the TPS65982 and TPS65986 USB Type-C and PD controllers using the device’s Host Interface and an external Windows-based computer. This interface provides a rich variety of functions for both controlling the TPS65982 or TPS65986 and for acquiring status information.

  • Easy way to prototype custom port controller behavior
  • Simple-to-use debugging through status register readout
  • A variety of python scripts to interact with the TPS65982 and TPS65986's Host Interface:
    • Read the Host Interface Registers
    • Update the application firmware image
    • Update just region 0 or region 1 of the application firmware
    • Basic Power Delivery trace functionality
    • And more!

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PDF 4486 20 Jul 2016

TI Devices (3)

Part Number Name Product Family
TPS65981  USB Type-C™ and USB PD controller, power switch, and high-speed multiplexer  USB ICs 
TPS65982  USB Type-C™ and USB PD controller power switch and high-speed multiplexer  USB ICs 
TPS65986  USB Type-C™ and USB PD Controller and Power Switch  USB ICs 

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