PSoC FirstTouch Starter Kit – CyFi Low-Power RF

This intuitive starter kit allows you to evaluate the PSoC programmable system-on-chip and CyFi Low-Power RF in CapSense touch-sensing, temperature sensing, and light-sensing applications.

PSoC CY3271 Kit – Cypress

It also features the PSoC Designer IDE and Cypress’s Sense and Control Dashboard.

CYFi Low-Power RF

The kit contains:

  • One PC dongle with RF
  • One RF expansion card with power amplification for long-range applications
  • One multifunction expansion card
  • Two battery packs (2xAAA and CR2032)

Cypress Semiconductor

MPC8569E for Broadband Access Equipment – Freescale

MPC8569E for Broadband Access Equipment – Freescale

MPC8569E Freescale

“The MPC8569E PowerQUICC III family is designed to address the increasing performance requirements for broadband access equipment including 3G/WiMAX/LTE base stations, radio network controllers, gateways and ATM/TDM/IP equipment.”

Features Include

  • Embedded e500 core, scaling up to 1.33 GHz
  • 783-pin FC-PBGA package, 29 mm x 29 mm
  • 1.0V core voltage with 3.3V, 2.5V, 1.8V, 1.5V and 1.0V I/O
  • Dual I2C and Dual Universal Asynchronous Receiver/Transmitter (DUART) support
  • Integrated DDR memory controller with full ECC support

From Freescale Semiconductors – parent company is Motorola

Field Oriented Control using XC886/888

“XC800 family of 8-bit MCUs combines a dual-cycle 8051 core with embedded flash memory and powerful on-chip peripherals. The high-quality MCUs are well-suited for a wide range of 5 V and 3 V applications, including motor control, automotive body and white goods, and add networking functionality to industrial and building automation systems.”

Field Oriented Control using XC886/888

The FOC Drive Application Kit provides customers with a cost-effective method of evaluating and developing Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor (PMSM) control applications using the FOC technique.

FOC Drive Application Kit

CANmotion BLDC Evaluation Platform

“The CANmotion board was designed to provide an easy to use BLDC motor control platform. The board is equipped with a reverse polarity safe power supply with a DC/DC converter for 5 V supply line, a high performance 8 bit microcontroller with 32 kB flash memory, an operational amplifier for the DC-link current measurement, a resistor network for back EMF and DC-link voltage measurement, a CAN interface and of course an inverter with discrete gate driver.”

From Infineon Technologies – parent company is Siemens