TI MSP430

platform = timsp430

MSP430 microcontrollers (MCUs) from Texas Instruments (TI) are 16-bit, RISC-based, mixed-signal processors designed for ultra-low power. These MCUs offer the lowest power consumption and the perfect mix of integrated peripherals for thousands of applications.

For more detailed information please visit vendor site.

Debugging

PIO Unified Debugger - “1-click” solution for debugging with a zero configuration.

Supported debugging tools are listed in “Debug” column. For more detailed information, please scroll table by horizontal. You can switch between debugging Tools using debug_tool options.

On-Board tools

Boards listed below have on-board debugging tools and ARE READY for debugging! You do not need to use/buy external debugger.

ID Name Debug MCU Frequency Flash RAM
lpmsp430f5529 TI LaunchPad MSP-EXP430F5529LP MSP Debug (on-board) MSP430F5529 16MHz 128KB 8KB
lpmsp430fr4133 TI LaunchPad MSP-EXP430FR4133LP MSP Debug (on-board) MSP430FR4133 8MHz 15KB 2KB
lpmsp430fr5739 TI FraunchPad MSP-EXP430FR5739LP MSP Debug (on-board) MSP430FR5739 16MHz 16KB 512B
lpmsp430fr5969 TI LaunchPad MSP-EXP430FR5969LP MSP Debug (on-board) MSP430FR5969 8MHz 64KB 2KB
lpmsp430fr6989 TI LaunchPad MSP-EXP430FR6989LP MSP Debug (on-board) MSP430FR6989 8MHz 127KB 2KB
lpmsp430g2553 TI LaunchPad MSP-EXP430G2553LP MSP Debug (on-board) MSP430G2553 16MHz 16KB 512B

Stable and upstream versions

You can switch between stable releases of TI MSP430 development platform and the latest upstream version using platform option in Project Configuration File platformio.ini as described below:

; Custom stable version
[env:stable]
platform =timsp430@x.y.z
board = ...
...

; The latest upstream/development version
[env:upstream]
platform = https://github.com/platformio/platform-timsp430.git
board = ...
...

Packages

Name Description
framework-arduinomsp430 Arduino Wiring-based Framework (MSP430 Core)
framework-energiamsp430 Energia Wiring-based Framework (MSP430 Core)
tool-mspdebug MSPDebug
toolchain-timsp430 msp-gcc

Warning

Linux Users:

Windows Users:

Please check that you have a correctly installed USB driver from board manufacturer

Frameworks

Name Description
Arduino Arduino Wiring-based Framework allows writing cross-platform software to control devices attached to a wide range of Arduino boards to create all kinds of creative coding, interactive objects, spaces or physical experiences.
Energia Energia Wiring-based framework enables pretty much anyone to start easily creating microcontroller-based projects and applications. Its easy-to-use libraries and functions provide developers of all experience levels to start blinking LEDs, buzzing buzzers and sensing sensors more quickly than ever before.

Boards

Note

PanStamp

ID Name Debug MCU Frequency Flash RAM
panStampNRG PanStamp NRG 1.1 No CC430F5137 12MHz 31.88KB 4KB

TI

ID Name Debug MCU Frequency Flash RAM
lpmsp430f5529 TI LaunchPad MSP-EXP430F5529LP Yes MSP430F5529 16MHz 128KB 8KB
lpmsp430fr4133 TI LaunchPad MSP-EXP430FR4133LP Yes MSP430FR4133 8MHz 15KB 2KB
lpmsp430fr5739 TI FraunchPad MSP-EXP430FR5739LP Yes MSP430FR5739 16MHz 16KB 512B
lpmsp430fr5969 TI LaunchPad MSP-EXP430FR5969LP Yes MSP430FR5969 8MHz 64KB 2KB
lpmsp430fr6989 TI LaunchPad MSP-EXP430FR6989LP Yes MSP430FR6989 8MHz 127KB 2KB
lpmsp430g2553 TI LaunchPad MSP-EXP430G2553LP Yes MSP430G2553 16MHz 16KB 512B