RS now stocking Silicon Labs’ EFM32 Zero Gecko starter kits

RS Components (RS) has announced the availability of Silicon Labs” EFM32 Zero Gecko Starter Kit, a new tool designed for engineers to help them get familiar with the EFM32 Zero Gecko 32-bit microcontrollers (MCUs), an energy-friendly MCU based on the ARM Cortex-M0+ processor.

The EFM32ZG-STK3200 starter kit contains sensors and peripherals demonstrating some of the MCU”s many capabilities and can serve as a starting point for application development. The kit features an on-board SEGGER J-Link debugger and an Advanced Energy Monitoring system, allowing engineers to program, debug and perform real-time current profiling of an application without using external tools.

Other features of the starter kit include:

  • Backup capacitor for RTC mode
  • USB interface for host/device/OTG
  • Low energy sensor interface (LESENSE) demo ready
  • Light, LC (inductive) and touch sensors
  • Free evaluation compiler versions

The Zero Gecko starter kit is supported by the Simplicity Studio software suite, a comprehensive graphical user interface environment for all major computing platforms including Microsoft Windows, Linux and Mac/OS X. Available with the kit at no charge, Simplicity Studio provides developers with one-click access to all the information, documentation, energyAware tools, and software and source code libraries needed to quickly develop energy-friendly applications.

Silicon Labs’ EFM32 Zero Gecko starter kit is available to order direct from stock at RS Components for same-day dispatch.

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