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Plug-and-play development system supports Ramtron's 8051 MCU

Posted: 12 May 2006 ?? ?Print Version ?Bookmark and Share

Keywords:Marty Gold? Ramtron? VersaKit-20xx? evaluation platform? VRS51L2070?

Ramtron International Corp. has begun offering its VersaKit-20xx, a complete and comprehensive evaluation platform that supports the VRS51L2070, Ramtron's newest Versa 8051 microcontroller (MCU).

The VersaKit-20xx facilitates system prototyping and design development with the VRS51L2070, a system-on-chip with a 40MHz 8051-core, DSP extensions, a JTAG program/debug interface and a robust set of enhanced communication interfaces.

The kit ships complete with development board that supports the VRS51L2070, Versa-JTAG programming/debugging interface, DB25 parallel cable and power supply. The development board incorporates: A comprehensive set of probe vias and header footprints for easy access to chip peripherals and I/Os; an RS-232 transceiver and two DB9 connectors for UART access; eight user LEDs; two tact switches for manual reset/interrupt triggering; ample prototyping space; and a JTAG access for in-circuit programming and real-time debugging of the VRS51L2070. The VersaKit-20xx is available for $99.

Ramtron programming and debugging software is provided free with the VersaKit-20xx.

- Marty Gold

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