Texas Instruments MSP-EXP430G2 LaunchPad
Texas Instruments MSP-EXP430G2 LaunchPad

Description of product

The Texas Instruments MSP-EXP430G2 LaunchPad experimenter board is a complete USB-based development and experimenter tool providing everything you need to launch your own MSP430 Value Line applications. The TI MSP-EXP430G2 LaunchPad includes an integrated DIP target socket that supports up to 20 pins, allowing MSP430 Value Line devices to be dropped into the LaunchPad board. An on-board flash emulation tool allows direct interface to a PC for easy programming, debugging, and evaluation. Included are free and downloadable software development environments for writing and debugging software. The TI LaunchPad can be used to create interactive solutions thanks to its on-board push buttons, LEDs, and extra input/output pins for easy integration of external devices.

The TI MSP430 Capacitive Touch BoosterPack plug-in daughter card board for LaunchPad features several capacitive touch elements, including a scroll wheel, button, and proximity sensor.

Features
  • DIP target socket supporting up to 20 pins
  • Built-in flash emulator for real-time programming, debugging
  • Includes MSP430G2xx MCUs with preloaded sample programs

Benefits
  • Easy-to-use: Includes all hardware and
    software needed to get started
  • Open source projects and code examples get users up and running quickly
  • Scalable: Simple intro to MSP430 MCU family
LaunchPad Kit Contents
  • LaunchPad
    Development board
  • Mini USB cable
  • 2x MSP430 flash devices:
    • MSP430G2211IN14,
    • MSP430G2231IN14 (preloaded with
      sample program)
  • 10-pin PCB Connectors
  • 32kHz crystal
  • Quick Start Guide
  • 2x LaunchPad stickers
LaunchPad Overview
LaunchPad Overview