Thursday, July 21, 2011

dsPIC30F2010 Microcontroller Kit Development Board

dsPIC30F2010 Microcontroller Kit Development Board

Experience the power of the new dsPIC® range from Microchip, with our inexpensive, easy to use dsPIC30F2010 Development Board. The exciting new range of dsPIC® parts from Microchip feature a powerful 16-bit Digital Signal Controller. This controller is designed for speed, with high instruction throughput, most instructions are performed in a single cycle, including 16-bit multiplication and looping instructions. The new dsPIC® range of high-performance microcontrollers open up a wide range of new applications, where a high degree of computation is required, combined with low power consumption, in a compact inexpensive microcontroller Our new dsPIC30F2010 Microcontroller Development Board, combines the power of this microcontroller with a number of useful features for testing and developing your code for this new microcontroller. The board comes complete with the Microchip dsPIC30F2010 microcontroller pre-installed, together with the necessary crystal and power supply components, for a ready-to-run solution. Simply connect the power and download your program, using the easy to use programming interface and software, and your ready to start exploring the 16-bit world of DSP's.
Programs can be downloaded or updated directly to the microcontroller using the in-circuit programming interface. The standard 6-pin Microchip in-circuit programming connections are provided on the board, together with a RS232 connection for computer interfacing. Pushbuttons and LED's are also included on our development board for testing and developing your code. Together with a number of trimpots for analog input and a speaker for sound output. A large breadboard area is provided for easy addition of test circuits and further program development.
This board is the ideal starting point for exploring the new 16-bit world of Digital Signal Controllers, featuring high performance in a miniature compact package. Our new dsPIC30F2010 Microcontroller Development Board, will get you started with an inexpensive, ready-to-run solution, which is ideal for the student or hobbyist.
• Includes Microchip dsPIC30F2010 Microcontroller
• All necessary power supply components are pre-installed and board is ready-to-run
• Direct In-Circuit Program Download with RS-232 Connection or standard PIC 6-pin In-Circuit Programming Connection
• 4 Pushbuttons with Speaker On-Board
• 4 Variable Trimpots for Adjustable Analogue Inputs
• 4 Red Test LED's
• Large Breadboard ( 81 x 42 x 9 mm.)
• RS232 Connection
• Selectable PROG-RUN Switch
• Power and Programming LED
• Ideal Training and Development Board for the dsPIC30F2010 Microcontroller

Technical Data


Microcontroller: dsPIC30F2010-20I
Main Crystal: 7.372MHz
Speed: up to 7.372MHz
Processor Language: dsPIC

Program Flash Memory (Internal): 12kBytes
RAM Memory (Internal): 512 Bytes
EEPROM Memory (Internal): 1024 Bytes

I/O Points Available: 17
I/O Points Connection: Standard Male Headers

A/D Inputs: Yes - 6 Channels
A/D Accuracy: 10-bit
A/D Speed: 500Ksps

Motor Control PWM
PWM Output Channels: Yes - 6 Channels

Quadrature Encoder Interface Module
Quadrature Encoder: Yes - Phase A, Phase B and Index Pulse Input
16-bit Up/Down Position Counter: Yes

Timers: Three 16-bit Timers

Auxiliary Communication
RS232 Communication: Yes - 1 Channels
SPI: Yes - 3-wire SPI Module
I²C: Yes - with Master/Slave Mode

Ancillary Features
In-Circuit Programming: Yes
Power-On Led: Yes - Red
Program-Run Switch: Yes
Reset Button: Yes

Power Supply
Power-Supply: 16 Vdc

LxWxH: 155mm x 90mm x 30mm

Parts Supplied
Included Parts: dsPIC30F2010 Microcontroller Development Board, RS232 Download Cable, Download Software, Manual on CD, Examples and Sample Code, Data Sheets on CD.

Technical Support 

The following links provide useful background information for this microcontroller and using this controller board.
Data Sheets
dsPIC30F2010 Data Sheet: Microchip - dsPIC30F201 Data Sheet
dsPIC30F2010 Technical Library (Includes Application Notes, etc): Microchip dsPIC30F2010 - Technical Library
dsPIC30F2010 Programming Reference Manual: Microchip dsPIC30F2010 - Programming Reference Manual

Compilers and Programming Tools
Hi-Tech: Hi-Tech C Compiler

PIC Microcontroller Programmer
Useful Websites
Microchip: To Microchip website
Circuit Cellar Magazine: To Circuit Cellar Website