• LPC5500 MCU Series: There's a lot under the hood  (Part 2 of 3) - Dual USB and Lots of RAM

    I recently wrote about the ample processing capabilities built into the LPC55S69 MCU. In this article I am going to highlight some very useful IO interfaces and memory.   Dual USB   One killer feature in s...
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  • LPC5500 MCU Series: There's a lot under the hood  (Part 3 of 3) - SCT, "Programmable Logic" and Boot ROM

    I recently wrote about the ample processing capabilities built into the LPC55S69 MCU  in addition to the Dual USB capabilities and large banks of RAM.  Now it is time to explore some peripherals and features...
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  • LPC5500 MCU Series: There’s a lot under the hood (Part 1 of 3)

    Most of my life, programming and embedded microcontrollers has been a passion of mine.  Over the course of my career I have gained experienced on many different architectures including some that are very speciali...
    Eli Hughes
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  • LPCScrypt v2.1.1 is now available

    LPCScrypt v2.1.1 | NXP  is now available. This release incorporates the latest versions of LPC-Link2 firmware for both CMSIS-DAP and also SEGGER J-Link.   LPCScrypt is a command-line based, fast flash (inte...
  • Flash Magic updates for LPC84x FAIM

    EmSA recently released some updates to FAIM support on LPC84x devices in their popular Flash Magic tool. If you are using this unique feature of the LPC84x device series be sure to update to version 12.65 or later to ...
    Brendon Slade
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  • Modifying the latest Adafruit 2.8" LCD for SDK graphics examples

    Our MCUXpresso SDK is expanding to include more and more graphics examples, including LittleVGL and emWIN support for SPI-based LCDs. The examples we provide can be ported to different controllers, but are based/...
    Brendon Slade
    created by Brendon Slade
  • Embedded Artists Winter sale - LPC54018 IoT Module for 5 Euros

    Embedded Artists are having a Winter Sale, offering the LPC54018 IoT module for only 5 Euros: LPC54018 IoT powered by Amazon Web Services (AWS) - Embedded Artists    The baseboard to accompany the module i...
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  • MCUXpresso IDE v11.1.0 Now Available

    We are pleased to announce that MCUXpresso IDE v11.1.0 (build 3209) is now available. This is a major new version of the IDE, and contains many new features and enhancements over the previous MCUXpresso IDE v11.0...
  • MCUXpresso IDE v11.0.1 LPC55xx Debug Hotfix

    Background  As part of the MCUXpresso IDE v11.0.1 release, we had to make some major changes to our LinkServer debugging mechanism to support the latest silicon revision of the LPC55xx family of devices (revisio...
  • MCUXpresso IDE v11.0.1 Now Available

    We are pleased to announce that MCUXpresso IDE v11.0.1 (build 2563) is now available.   This is a maintenance release that builds upon the previous MCUXpresso IDE v11.0.0 release, and we recommend that all e...
  • LPC845 Breakout Board now has an SDK package!

    LPC845 Breakout Board now has an SDK package available! We are working on updating our getting started information to show how to use this rather than starting from the LPC845 chip SDK. The board is called LPC845BREAK...
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  • Using LPC55S69 SDK Trustzone examples with MCUXpresso IDE v11.0.0

    This article discusses the use of SDK Trustzone example (Hello World) for the LPC55S69 MCU within MCUXpresso IDE.   The following are required to follow this blog post:   MCUXpresso IDE Version 11.0.x LPC...
  • MCUXpresso IDE v11.0.0 Now Available

    We are pleased to announce that MCUXpresso IDE v11.0.0 (build 2516) is now available.   This is a major new version of the IDE, and contains many new features and enhancements over the previous MCUXpresso IDE v10...
  • FreeRTOS with Preconfigured Example for NXP’s LPC55xx MCU

    Amazon Web Services has released a preconfigured FreeRTOS example for Armv8-M and the NXP LPCXpresso55S69 board. With the addition of board- and device-specific examples, it is even easier to start and use the Arm...
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  • TrustZone with ARMv8-M and the NXP LPC55S69-EVK

    The ARM TrustZone is an optional secu=rity feature for Cortex-M33 which shall improve the security for embedded applications running on microcontroller as the NXP LPC55S69 (dual-core M33) on the LPC55S69-EVK. NXP LPC...
    Erich Styger
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  • First Steps with the LPC55S69-EVK: Dual-Core ARM Cortex-M33 with Trustzone

    This article covers the NXP LPC55S69-EVK board: a dual ARM Cortex-M33 running at 100 MHz with ARM TrustZone: LPC55S69 Microcontroller   The LPC55S69 is of special interest because it is one of the new ARM Cort...
    Erich Styger
    created by Erich Styger
  • LPC845-BRK Board Projects

    The LPC845-BRK is a great tiny sub-$6 breakout board featuring the LPC845M301JBD4 MCU: ARM Cortex-M0+ 30 MHz, 64 KByte FLASH, 16 KByte SRAM On-board CMSIS-DAP debug interface, works out-of-the-box with NXP MCUXpres...
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  • Unboxing the NXP LPC845-BRK Board

    I really love tiny and bread board friendly boards, especially if they are very affordable and can be use with Eclipse based tools. So I was excited to see the NXP LPC845-BRK board to be available at Mouser, so I ende...
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  • LPC55xx Multicore Applications with MCUXpresso IDE

    First Release v1.00 : 22nd February 2019   Please find attached a document detailing how to create, build and debug LPC55xx multicore applications using the LPC55S69-EVK LPCXpresso55S69 Development Board wi...
  • MCUXpresso IDE v10.3.1 Now Available

    We are pleased to announce that MCUXpresso IDE v10.3.1 (build 2233) is now available.   This is a maintenance release that builds upon the previous MCUXpresso IDE v10.3.0 release, and we recommend that all e...