MSP430 – Ultra-Low Power 16-Bit Microcontrollers – TI

Part Number : MSP430

Function : 16-Bit Ultra-Low-Power Microcontroller

Manufacturers : Texas Instruments

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Description :

TI’s ultra-low power MSP430 MCUs have been designed to serve in wireless-enabled applications with a variety of system architectures. The following paper presents four different IoT architectures and highlights how MSP430 MCUs can easily be designed with a wireless connectivity solution to
kickstart an IoT design.

Wireless MCU solution

Ultra-low-power MSP430 MCUs are designed to serve in four different connectivity architectures.
As shown in the diagram below, the first architecture is the wireless MCU solution that runs the network stack and the host application in one chip. TI’s CC430 family is an example of a wireless MCU well suited for this architecture. This solution provides tight integration between the MCU
core, peripherals, software, and a sub-1 GHz RF transceiver, creating a true wireless MCU solution that is easy to use. TI’s CC2541 is another power-optimized wireless MCU example. It enables Bluetooth ®low energy (BLE) and proprietary 2.4 GHz network nodes to be built with low total bill
of-material (BOM) costs. The CC2541 combines the performance of a leading RF transceiver with an 8051 MCU.

This configuration is ideal for small to medium RF protocol stacks where memory space can be
evenly allocated for RF physical layer, RF protocol, and the top-layer application. Tight integration
allows for highly optimized code and performance for transactions between physical and
protocol layers.

Reference Site

  1. http://www.ti.com/product/msp430f5438
  2. Wireless Connectivity for IoT with MSP430 MCUs
  3. Ultra-Low-Power MSP430 Microcontroller LaunchPad Kits
  4. MSP430 5xx One Day Workshop
  5. TI MSP430 – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

MSP430 Datasheet PDF Download

MSP430F5438 pdf

Other data sheets within the file : MSP430A082IPN, MSP430A082IPNR, MSP430F5418, MSP430F5418IPN