An easy to use, low cost and ultra low power feature device comes with MSP-EXP430G2 development board which incorporated the MSP430G2x MCUs. The device has got everything to start with rapid prototyping to final ready to market solution in a matter of seconds. The device gets support of onboard emulation for debugging, programming and comes with 14/20-pin DIP socket, onboard button and LED with programmable features, the DIP sockets allows the multiple implementation of the Booster Pack plug in modules for adding the wide scope of the wireless, displays & more.
The MSP-EXP430G2 LaunchPad also comes with 2 MSP430 devices, with up to 16kB Flash, 512B RAM, 16MHz CPU speed and integrated peripherals such as 8 channel 10-bit ADC, timers, serial communication (UART, I2C & SPI).
· The LaunchPad development board features:
o 14-/20-pin DIP (N) socket
o Built-in flash emulation for debugging and programming
o 2 programmable LEDs
o 1 power LED
o 1 programmable button
o 1 reset button
· Supports MSP430G2xx2, MSP430G2xx3, and MSP430F20xx devices in PDIP14 or PDIP20 packages
· The LaunchPad's integrated emulator interface connects flash-based MSP430 Value Line devices to a PC for real-time, in-system programming and debugging via USB.
· Includes one mini USB cable to interface with a PC.
· Included MSP430G2xx device features:
· MSP430G2553IN20 – 16kB Flash, 512B RAM, interruptible GPIOs (capacitive sense-capable), 16-bit timers, 8ch 10-bit ADC, Comparator, Serial Communication (USCI – I2C, SPI & UART) & more
· MSP430G2452IN20 – 8kB Flash, 256B RAM, interruptible GPIOs (capacitive sense-capable), 16-bit timers, 8ch 10-bit ADC, Comparator, Serial Communication (USI – I2C & SPI) & more
· Included MSP430G2xx devices feature preloaded sample programs.
· Free downloadable versions of IAR Kickstart and Code Composer Studio Version 5 integrated development environments are available and include an assembler, linker, simulator, source-level debugger, and C-compiler. These free IDEs are unrestricted on MSP430 Value Line devices.
· RoHS compliant