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    32-bit PIC® Microcontrollers

    Microchip's 32-bit portfolio with the MIPS® M4K®offers high performance microcontrollers, and all the tools needed to develop your embedded project. With free software, low cost development tools, and pin/peripheral compatibility from 16-bit product lines, PIC32 MCUs shorten time to market and allow your designs to grow. PIC32 gives your application the processing power, memory and peripherals your design needs!


    The PIC32 MCU is a family of 32-bit Microcontrollers designed for best-in-class 32-bit performance and accompanied by a vast offering of software.   Since its introduction in 2007, the PIC32 family has established itself as a performance leader stemming from the highest DMIPs/MHz rated MIPS® M4K® core, highly efficient internal bus architecture, and advanced instruction caching.  The 5 families of PIC32 MCUs offer a range of general purpose and integrated connectivity peripherals including Ethernet, CAN, and USB host/device/On-The-Go.  Integrated flash memory ranges from 32K to 512K and on-board RAM ranges from 8k to 128k.


    The PIC32 family is supported by Microchip's MPLAB® development environment and well-known industry tools and software providers.  Microchip customers benefit from the extensive offering of free software libraries, commonly available in source code form, such as graphics, TCP/IP, USB, encryption, file systems, and digital signal processing software.   Most software stacks are compatible across numerous Microchip microcontroller and digital signal processor families.  The MPLAB development environment spans the entire Microchip portfolio of over 600 Microcontrollers thus enabling you to use a single tool chain from the lowest cost  8-bit MCU to the highest performing and largest memory PIC32 MCU.


    Key Features


    • Power your RTOS, Touch Screens and Complex Applications
      • MIPS M4K Core
      • 80 MHz, 1.56 DMIPS/MHz
      • 5 Stage Pipeline devices
      • Instruction Trace
      • Up to 512 KB Flash
      • Up to 128 KB SRAM
      • Prefetch Buffer Cache
      • Separate Buses for Instructions and Data
      • Fast interrupts and context switch
    • Quick Time to Market, Shorten Your Project Design Cycle
      • Free software with source code
      • Easy to use Starter Kits
      • Application Development Boards
    • Connected Peripherals with DMA
      • Full-speed USB Host/Device/OTG
      • 10/100 Ethernet MAC with MII/RMII Interfaces
      • 2x CAN 2.0B Ports
      • Up to 6 UART, 5 I²C™, 4 SPI Ports
      • Up to 8 Additional Channels of General Purpose DMA
    • Industry-Leading Compatibility
      • Common MPLAB® X development tools
      • Pin and peripheral compatible with 16-bit PIC MCUs
      • Common software stacks across MCUs
      • Common tools environment over 800 PIC MCUs
    • Fast, Easy Development
      • Free MPLAB X Integrated Development Environment supporting all Microchip MCUs
      • Free MPLAB XC Compiler
      • Free demo code to get you started with communications, graphics, touch sense, file system, audio and signal processing
      • Work in a familiar environment with a broad third party ecosystem of IDEs, RTOS and debuggers
      • Hardware trace for less than $80
      • Development kits starting at $34.95 with free C compiler


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    Development Tools


    Software Development Tools:


    Tool TypeSupplierMPNSupported FamilyDescription

    MPLAB IDE for all Microchip platforms. Learn More

    RTOSMicriumuC/OS IIIPIC24, dsPIC33, PIC32 (MIPS)

    μC/OS-III is Micrium’s newest RTOS, designed for developers who need to save time on their current and next embedded sytem projects. Using a commercial real-time kernel such as μC/OS-III provides a solid foundation and framework to the design engineer dealing with the growing complexity of embedded designs.  Learn More


    SEGGER embOS (Real Time Operating System) follows strict, yet efficient coding and documentation standards. embOS is a priority-controlled real time operating system, designed to be used as foundation for the development of embedded real-time applications.  Learn More



    Hardware Development Tools:


    Tool TypeSupplierMPNSupported FamilyDescription
    Debuggers, Emulators & JTAG ToolsMicrochipDV244005DV244005PIC/dsPICMPLAB REAL ICE In-Circuit-Emulator
    Debuggers, Emulators & JTAG ToolsMicrochipDV164035DV164035PIC/dsPICMPLAB ICD 3 In-Circuit-Debugger
    Debuggers, Emulators & JTAG ToolsMicrochipPG164130PG164130PIC/dsPICMPLAB PICkit 3 Debugger Programmer

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    Advanced Applications:

    • High Impact Graphics/User Interfaces
    • Ethernet/USB/CAN/Connectivity
    • Multitasking Embedded Control
    • High Performance Audio

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    Technical Documents

    Learning Center
    Product BriefMicrochip: Product Brief for PIC32 Microcontroller Family
    Solution GuideMicrochip: Solution Guide for PIC32MX Flash Programming Specification
    Solution GuideMicrochip: Solution Guide for 32-Bit Designer Software and Hardware Solutions
    Design TechniquesMicrochip: Design Techniques for Using PIC32 Boot Flash to Expand Program Memory
    Design TechniquesMicrochip: Design Techniques to Maximize Software Portability for Future PIC32 MCUs


    Design Elements
    Application LibraryMicrochip: Application Library for PIC32 EEPROM Emulation Library
    Application LibraryMicrochip: Application Library for PIC32 FatFS File System
    Application LibraryMicrochip: Application Library for PIC32 Audio
    Application LibraryMicrochip: Application Library for PIC32 MP3 Decoder


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    Kits & Evaluation Modules

    PIC32 32-bit PIC MCUs
    Part NumberCore ArchitectureSilicon FamilyDescription
    AC323027AC323027PIC32PIC32MX320FxxxxPIC32 Cap Touch CTMU Eval Board
    CHIPKITMAX32CHIPKITMAX32PIC32PIC32MX795FxxxxchipKIT Max32™ Prototyping Platform

    PIC32 Starter Kit

    DM320003-2DM320003-2PIC32PIC32MX5XX/6XX/7XXPIC32 USB Starter Kit II
    DM320004DM320004PIC32PIC32MXxxxF512xPIC32 Ethernet Starter Kit


    Audio Development Board for PIC32 MCUs

    DM320013DM320013PIC32PIC32MX1xx/2xxPIC32MX1/MX2 Starter Kit
    DM320014DM320014PIC32PIC32MX250FxxxBPIC32 USB Digital Audio Accessory Board
    DM320412DM320412PIC32PIC32MX795FxxxLPIC32 Accessory Development Starter Kit for Android

    dsPIC33 / PIC24 / PIC32

    PIC24FJ64GB002 / PIC24HJ64GP502 / dsPIC33FJ64MC802 / PIC32MX250F128B

    Microstick II

    Wi-Fi Comm Demo Board

    MEB-PIC32ENETMEB-PIC32ENETPIC32PIC32MX795FxxxxMicrochip Multimedia Bundle Kit

    chipKIT Uno32™ Arduino™-Compatible Prototyping Platform



    chipKIT™ MAX32 Development Board
    TDGL005TDGL005PIC32PIC32MX320FxxxchipKIT Basic I/O Shield


    chipKIT Network Shield


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