MicroElektronika (mikroE) is a dynamic forward thinking embedded systems development tools company with its headquarters in Belgrade.
The company is unique by producing complete development tool suites; ranging from compilers, debuggers, development platforms and training materials for a wide range of microcontroller families including ARM Cortex, AVR, PIC, PIC32, dsPIC and FT90x architectures. Support is also directly available for a huge range of peripheral devices including displays, video cameras, temperature probes and multi-axis gyroscopes and accelerometers by the provision of low-cost Click Modules. Their objective is to make the transition for the developer to a new architecture as simple and efficient as possible. It achieves this by providing software library support and working examples for all supported interfaces and development systems.
MikroElektronika (mikroE) have been chosen as the development tool company of choice by many major semiconductor manufacturers as they appreciate the use of mikroE tools will speed up development of new projects. They are recognised third-party development partners of companies such as Atmel, Cypress, Microchip, STMicroelectronics, Texas Instruments and official consultants to others including NXP.
Serial 7-Seg 8-Digit Board
Featuring eight 7-segment displays, the Serial 7-Seg 8-Digit Board is designed to provide
full control of the digit segments including decimal points. The board has a serial
input/output common-cathode display driverMAX7219 that interface microprocessors
to 7-segment numeric LED displays that allow display of 8 digits, bar-graph displays, or
64 individual LEDs. The Serial 7-Segment 8-Digit Board uses the industry standard
Serial Peripheral Interface (SPI) for communication with a host microcontroller. The
display driver is connected to multiple common-cathodes LED displays. The board has a
flat cable that ends with IDC10 female header connector that ensures easy connectivity
with all MikroElektronika development boards. This elongated board features a single
row with eight 7-segment LED displays. It is designed to use a 5V power supply only. It
offers an ideal way to enhance your design by adding eight 7-segment digits while
saving microcontroller pins and processing power. Also, these seven-segment LED
viewing angle as compared to LCD displays.
displays are brighter, more striking and offer a far viewing distance as well as a wider
Serial 7-seg Display 2 Board
Add eight 7-segment displays to the design using the Serial 7-seg Display 2 Board. The onboard MAX7219 serial I/O common-cathode display driver can be used an interface between the microcontrollers and 7-segment LED displays of up to 8 digits by means of a 4-wire serial SPI interface. This display driver comprises of a BCD code-B decoder, multiplex scan circuitry, segment and digit drivers and 8x8 static RAM. The Serial 7-seg Display 2 Board is equipped with a flat cable with IDC10 female header connector on the end. This header connector design makes it compatible with all mikroElektronika development boards.
The Serial 7-Segment Display 2 Board highlights eight 7-segment digits displayed as two rows of four digits each.
Serial 7-seg Display Board
The Serial 7-Seg Display Board is a compact display board that employs a MAX7219 serial input/output common-cathode display driver. This display driver is used to create an interface between microcontrollers and 7-segment numeric LED displays. It uses SPI communication interface for communication between the additional board and a microcontroller. It also features four 7-segment LED displays arranged in a single row that allow the user to display digits. The Serial 7-Seg Display Board features a flat cable with IDC10 female header connector on the end, which makes it compatible with all new mikroElekronika development boards. It also provides easy adjustment of connector pinout using DIP switches.
This display board is an ideal choice for applications that require a four 7-segment digit display while saving microcontroller pins and processing power. Such applications include bar graph displays, industrial controllers, led matrix displays, panel meters, and so on.
Serial Ethernet 2 Board
Now introduce more speed and flexibility in Ethernet applications using the new Serial Ethernet 2 Board. Designed to easily connect MikroElektronika's development systems and prototyping boards, the board has an ENC624J600 10/100 Base-T Ethernet controller from Microchip. It also features an integrated MAC & PHY, hardware cryptographic security engines and a unique MAC address. The Serial Ethernet 2 uses the industry standard SPI for communication with the host controller. A series of onboard DIP switches allow user to select which pins will be used for SCK, MISO and MOSI lines. The Serial Ethernet 2 Board can be configured for use with 3.3V and 5V microcontrollers. A jumper J1 allows user to connect to any of the two power supply positions (3.3V or 5V). The onboard LEDs denote the power status as well as indicate data transfer through the Ethernet network.
With these features, Serial Ethernet 2 board is an ideal choice for high-speed Ethernet devices that requires low power consumption and high data rates.
Serial Ethernet Board
The Serial Ethernet Board is an Ethernet-to-SPI adapter for development system or prototype. The board has Microchip
Serial GLCD 240x128 Adapter Board
Enhance the design by connecting the large 240x128-pixel Graphic LCDs with Toshiba T6963C controller to the development system using the Serial GLCD 240x128 Adapter Board. It saves on the number of microcontroller pins needed for running the LCD using a MCP23S17 16-bit I/O expander provided onboard. This I/O expander is ideally suited for applications that demand higher throughput with 4-wire SPI clock speeds up to 10 MHz. Serial GLCD 240x128 Adapter Board features a port with an attached flat cable that has a 2x5 (IDC10) pin female header connector on the end. It is also equipped with an onboard potentiometer for controlling the display brightness.
Compatible with all mikroElektronika development boards, the Serial GLCD 240x128 Adapter Board supports operation using a 5V power supply source.
Serial LCD Adapter Board
Enrich your device with LCD 2x16 or 4x20 character display using 4-wire SPI interface using the Serial LCD Adapter Board. Using a MCP23S17 16-bit remote bidirectional I/O port, this adapter board decreases the number of MCU pins required to run the display. The MCP23S17 module has high-speed (10 MHz) SPI interface that works well for applications that require higher throughput. The Serial LCD Adapter Board comes with a long flat cable featuring IDC10 female header connector that ensures compatibility with all mikroElektronika development boards. The user can also regulate the LCD contrast using the onboard potentiometer. It supports a 5V power supply only. The board has three hardware address pins that allow up to eight devices on the bus.
The SerialFlash Board is an add-on board featuring an EN25F80, 8-Mbit (1024-byte), low-voltage Serial Flash Memory with advanced write protection mechanisms accessed by a high-speed SPI-compatible bus. Various electronic devices and applications use serial-interface memory. Initially, it is used to store preference data and configuration/setup data. Known to be one of the most flexible non-volatile memory modules used today, the Serial memory modules are rated way better than other NVM solutions. The EN25F80 memory module offers a lower pin count, smaller package, lower voltage, and lower power consumption.
The onboard LED indicator denotes the power status of the board. DIP switch allows for selection of communication lines and set which pins are used for MISO/MOSI/SCK. The Serial Flash Board is designed to operate using both 3.3V and 5V power supply.
The Serial Flash Board, with such features, makes an ideal choice for multimedia devices, drives, optical and printing devices.
SerialFlash PROTO Board
The SerialFlash PROTO Board is an additional board featuring 8 Mbit flash memory that can be used by the microcontroller or some other device. The board features on-board EN25F80 chip that allows the microcontroller to use additional 8 Mbit flash memory space via SPI serial interface.
Designed to fit into all standard prototyping breadboards, the SerialFlash PROTO Board can be used in a wide range of applications and electronics. Previously used to store preference data and configuration/setup data, the serial memory modules are known to be the most flexible non-volatile memory modules used. This memory module works on low power consumption and low voltage, and offered in a compact package with lower pin count. All this makes this board a better choice over commonly used NVM solutions. The SerialFlash PROTO Board supports operation on 3.3V power supply only. It comes with seven connection pads that are unpopulated to allow user to connect the board to the system. It is configured to operate on a 3.3V power supply only.