Evaluation Kit for MPC8309 Processor

Part Number: MPC8309-KIT
Manufacturer: FREESCALE SEMICONDUCTOR
Product Title: FREESCALE SEMICONDUCTOR - MPC8309-KIT - EVALUATION KIT, MPC830X, ETHERNET, USB2.0, FLEXCAN

Price: $779.0 from Newark. No current stock


Short Description: The Freescale's MPC8309-KIT evaluation kit (MPC8309-KIT) is a cost-optimized reference design board for Freescale’s MPC8309-KIT PowerQUICC II Pro processors, built on Power Architecture® technology. The kit consists of a carrier card and a system on ...
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  • CPU: MPC8309-KIT PowerQUICC II Pro
  • CPU Frequency Supported on SOM: 266/333 MHz
  • Memory Subsystem
    • 256 MB DDR2 SDRAM
    • 8 MB NOR flash memory
    • 512 MB NAND flash memory
    • 256 KB serial EEPROM
  • Ethernet: 3 x 10/100 MII/RMII
  • One USB 2.0
  • One eSDHC (microSD)
  • Two UART
  • Two I2C
  • One Flexcan
  • Connectors—SOM
    • 3-pin power jack
    • 3-pin UART header for console
    • JTAG/COP for debug
    • 120-pin and 140-pin board-to-board connector
    • 6-pin BDM header for KA2 programming
    • RJ-45 for Ethernet
    • microSD card
    • 6-pin header for boot device (NAND/NOR) selection
  • Connectors—Carrier Board
    • PCI card edge connector
    • Mini PCI card edge connector
    • Dual stack DB9 connector for RS-232 console and RS-485
    • RJ45 connector for T1/E1
    • RJ45 connector for FEC-3
    • MiniAB USB
    • Microcontroller UART header
    • Microcontroller BDM header
    • 4-pin CAN header
    • RJ-11 for SLIC/PSTN phone interface
    • 60-pin local bus
    • 120-pin and 140-pin board-to-board connector
    • 16-pin SPI and IEEE 1588 header
    • 16-pin GPIO header
  • Form Factor—SOM: 90 mm x 70 mm
  • Form Factor—Carrier Board: 170 mm x 170 mm

The Freescale's MPC8309-KIT evaluation kit (MPC8309-KIT) is a cost-optimized reference design board for Freescale’s MPC8309-KIT PowerQUICC II Pro processors, built on Power Architecture® technology. The kit consists of a carrier card and a system on module (SOM) representing each of the two processors.

The Freescale's MPC8309-KIT can be customized per project and combined with off-the-shelf software for product development. The module components provide the tools, device drivers and additional features needed for embedded Linux® OS projects. The MPC8309-KIT incorporates the e300c3 (MPC603e-based) core built on Power Architecture® technology, which includes 16 Kbytes of each L1 instruction and data caches, dual integer units, and on-chip memory management units (MMUs). The MPC8309 also includes a 32-bit PCI controller, two DMA engines and a 16/32-bit DDR2 memory controller with 8-bit ECC.

A new communications complex based on QUICC Engine technology forms the heart of the networking capability of the MPC8309-KIT. The QUICC Engine block contains several peripheral controllers and a 32-bit RISC controller. Protocol support is provided by the main workhorses of the device - the unified communication controllers (UCCs). Each of the five UCCs can support a variety of communication protocols such as 10/100 Mbps MII/RMII Ethernet, HDLC and TDM.

In summary, the MPC8309-KIT provides users with a highly integrated, fully programmable communications processor. This helps to ensure that a low-cost system solution can be quickly developed and offers flexibility to accommodate new standards and evolving system requirements.

Key Applications: Network communication, Low-end printers, Factory or building automation, IEEE® 1588 in test and measurement equipment and industrial automation, Programmable logic controller, Managed industrial router

  • MPC8309-KIT SOM board
  • MPC830X carrier card
  • Two UART cable
  • Ethernet cable
  • Power adaptor (12V, 5A) and cable
  • User guide
  • Linux® BSP and drivers
  • CD of Code Warrior tools for Power Architecture technology