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Curiosity PIC32MX470 Development Board

Part Number: dm320103

Summary:

The Curiosity PIC32 MX470 Development Board features PIC32MX Series (PIC32MX470512H) with a 120MHz CPU, 512KB Flash, 128KB RAM , Full Speed USB and multiple expansion options. It is an excellent development board for Audio, USB and Bluetooth® Applications.

The Curiosity Development Board includes an integrated programmer/debugger, excellent user experience options with

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  • Curiosity Demo Examples
Curiosity Demo Examples
 Demo Title  Description Project Documentation
USB MSD Host Demo Application where Curiosity Board acts as a USB HOST and that Creates/Writes a file to an USB Device (USB Thumb Drive)
PIC32MX470 Curiosity USB MSD Host  PIC32MX470 Curiosity USB MSD basic
USB Dual CDC Com Port Demo
USB Application that creates two instances of CDC class and demonstrates communication 
PIC32MX470 Curiosity USB Dual CDC Com Port PIC32MX470 Curiosity USB Dual CDC Com Port
USB MSD Demo with Multiple Drives
Application demonstrates the creation of a USB device with multiple drives or logical units (LUN).  
PIC32MX470 Curiosity USB MSD Demo with Multiple Drives PIC32MX470 Curiosity USB MSD Demo with Multiple Drives
RBG LED Demo using MCC Application created in MPLAB Code Confgurator ,to control a RGB LED using switch PIC32MX470 Curiosity RGB LED Demo using MCC PIC32MX470 Curiosity RGB LED demo using MCC
Bluetooth Based Weather Station Application Application demonstrates BLE module transferring weather data to a BLE client running on a smart phone PIC32MX470 Curiosity Bluetooth based weather station application PIC32MX470 Curiosity Bluetooth based weather station application 
 

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Product Features

    1. PIC32MX470F512H 32-bit microcontroller (120MHz CPU, 512KB Flash, 128KB RAM , Full Speed USB and multiple expansion options)
    2. Two mikroBUS sockets to expand the functionality using MikroElectronika Click
    adapter boards.
    3. X32 header for audio I/O using Microchip audio daughter boards.
    PIC32 Audio Codec Daughter Card - AK4642EN (AC320100)
    4. BM64 Bluetooth v4.2 Stereo Audio module footprint for Bluetooth connectivity.
    5. GPIO expansion header.
    6. Debug USB connector for programming/debugging.
    7. Target USB connector for PIC32 USB connectivity (Device/Host mode).
    8. Header for external 5V input.
    9. Three LEDs.
    10. RGB LED.
    11. One User and Reset Button.
    12. ICSP Header for external debugger, such as MPLAB® REAL ICE™ or MPLAB ICD 3 (J16).

Summary

The Curiosity PIC32 MX470 Development Board features PIC32MX Series (PIC32MX470512H) with a 120MHz CPU, 512KB Flash, 128KB RAM , Full Speed USB and multiple expansion options. It is an excellent development board for Audio, USB and Bluetooth® Applications.

The Curiosity Development Board includes an integrated programmer/debugger, excellent user experience options with Multiple LED’s, RGB LED and a switch. Each board provides two MikroBus® expansion sockets from MicroElektronika , I/O expansion header and a Microchip X32 header to enable customers seeking accelerated application prototype development.

X32 boards compatible with Curiosity Board are :

PIC32 Audio Codec Daughter Card - AK4642EN (AC320100)


The Board also includes the footprint for BM64 Bluetooth Module which is a Fully-certified, embedded 2.4 GHz Bluetooth® version 4.2 module that Supports Bluetooth BDR/EDR/BLE specification.


The Board is fully integrated with Microchip’s MPLAB® X IDE and into PIC32’s powerful software framework, MPLAB ® Harmony that a provides flexible and modular interface to application development, a rich set of inter-operable software stack (TCP-IP, USB) and easy to use features.

The boards and ecosystem have been designed to provide an excellent out of the box experience. Customers would be able to download and run example applications /projects instantly on the boards without the need to install the entire ecosystem. The demos have been developed to showcase PIC32 MCU features and application development ecosystem.

For downloadable projects: : Curiosity (32-Bit) Example Projects

The board offers expansion capabilities making it an excellent choice for a rapid prototyping board in Connectivity, IOT and general purpose applications.

To download the Demo Example Projects, click on Curiosity Demo Examples tab below:

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Curiosity PIC32MX470 Development Board