MSRP $20.00

EFM8BB1 Low Cost 8-bit MCU Explorer Kit

The EFM8BB1 Low-Cost Kit is an easier to use yet powerful development starting point for the EFM8BB1 8-bit MCU family. It contains an integrated debugger and a simple USB micro connection to allow rapid prototyping. The board is fully supported in Simplicity Studio including code examples for every peripheral and demos to take advantage of the onboard button and LED. The kit also offers a free unlimited Keil license for its PK51 developer’s kit. Simply plug the board into the host PC with Simplicity Studio installed and it can be flashed, debugged, and more!

The EFM8BB1 Low Cost Starter Kit has been rebranded as an Explorer Kit.

MSRP $20.00


Kit Contents

  • 1 x EFM8 BB1 Low Cost Board (EFM8BB1LCB)
  • 1 x EFM8 quick start card
  • Free Keil compiler license, no code limit
  • Free IDE and toolset with Simplicity Studio

Kit Features

  • On board USB to C2 Debugger
  • EFM8BB10F8G-A-QSOP24
  • 1 x LED
  • 1 x user button
  • 1 x reset button
  • Breakout headers for every pin
  • 20 pin connector for expansion cards
  • SOT-223 voltage regulator footprint for 3.3V rail (LM317 compatible)
  • Solder jumpers for advanced debugging and developing options

Simplicity Studio Features

  • Energy Profiler
  • Configurator
  • Software examples for every peripheral
  • Software demos using LED, button, and UART
  • Setting breakpoints with register and variable values available to view

Step 1: Download and Install Simplicity Studio

Get up and running quickly with precompiled demos, application notes, and examples. Use advanced tools including energy profiling to optimize your MCU application. Choose your software package below.

Full Feature Simplicity Studio (select this if you plan to use other technologies from Silicon Labs)

Step 2: Run Demos

Demos are a quick and easy way to evaluate a device without compiling or debugging code.

Follow these easy steps:

1. Plug kit in with USB, use the port labeled DBG

2. Open Simplicity Studio

3. Select Demos (see screeshot)

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