• New/updated MCUXpresso tool training videos available

    Thanks to all of you that joined the MCUXpresso training we've been providing over the last few weeks and months via our webinars. We've also been adding more training videos covering some of the items from the webina...
    Brendon Slade
    created by Brendon Slade
  • LPC55S16-EVK: How fast does it go? How much current does it take?

    In this blog, Mark Dunnett of embeddedpro puts the LPC55S16-EVK to the test ... How fast does it go? How much current does it take?   Read more here > LPC55S16-EVK: how fast does it go? How much current does ...
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  • NXP LPC55S16-EVK: Unboxing and First Impressions

    Mark Dunnett of embeddedpro shares his first impressions about the new LPC551x/S1x MCU family - our latest addition to the LPC5500 MCU series - complete with an unboxing experience.    Check it out here >...
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  • LPC55S69 Mini-Monkey Build Update – Off to Fabrication!

    The Mini-Monkey is now officially “out the door”.   I just sent the files to Macrofab and can’t wait to see the result.   Before I talk a bit about Macrofab, we will look at what ...
    Eli Hughes
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  •       "Mini-Monkey" Part 2: Using MCUXpresso to Accelerate the PCB Design Process

    In part two in this series on designing with the LPC55S69 VFBGA98 package,  I am going to show you how to use the NXP MCUXpresso SDK tools to help with physical design process.    Combining so...
    Eli Hughes
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  • "Mini-Monkey" Part 1: How to design with the LPC55S69 in the VFBGA98 package

    Now that we have discussed the LPC5500 series at a high level and investigated some of the cool features,  it is time to roll up our sleeves work on some real hardware.    In this next series of ar...
    Eli Hughes
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  • MCUXpresso IDE v11.1.1 Now Available

    We are pleased to announce that MCUXpresso IDE v11.1.1 (build 3241) is now available.   This is a maintenance release that builds upon the previous MCUXpresso IDE v11.1.0, and we recommend that all existing ...
  • 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
    created by Brendon Slade
  • 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...