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EPD Extension Kit Gen 2 (EXT2)


Front view:
EPD Extension Kit Gen2 (EXT2) by Pervasive

Rear view:
EPD Extension Kit Gen2 (EXT2) Back view

Model name: B3000MS032


Kit Contents

  • EXT2 board * 1 piece
  • EPD Extension Kit Gen2 (EXT2) board
  • 90 degrees 20 pins header * 1 piece
  • 20-pins header
  • Bridging cable * 1 piece
  • Bridging cable

EPD Extension Kit Gen2 (EXT2) Flyer download

Purchase Note:

The EXT2 Kit is required for use with the evalution kit and EPD which are sold separately.
You have to purchase one of each item below together to work with.

  1. EXT2 kit: Purchase by the Digi-Key button above
  2. Evalution kit: Purchase one below
  3. Sub 4.2 inch EPD: Purchase one of the EPD panel on Digi-Key

EPD Extension Kit Generation 2 (EXT2) is a new generation of extension board to connect with your product to kick-start EPD applications. There are onboard headers can be bridged to any of your chosen evaluation kit or current product.

Features

  • Support driving E ink epaper displays made by Pervasive with eTC or iTC driver IC embedded Aurora or Spectra material film from 1.44" to 4.2"
  • On board driving circuit as a starter kit to easily develop EPD application with your product
  • Direct socket to stack on TI LaunchPads to get various libraries and technical supportsfrom TI
  • Open driving source code
  • Free powerful utility to test and demonstration with EPD
  • On board 8M bits Flash memory and temperature sensor
  • Provide bridging cable and header to connect with your product and any evaluation kit
  • Provide touch panel and light guide connector to support EPD integration

Find the detailed review of this kit by Rei Vilo!


Schematic & BOM

EXT2_Schematic_BOM EXT2_Schematic_BOM 1867KB
10-Aug-2016

Pin Assignment

Pin No. Description Pin No. Description
1 VCC 11 PANEL_ON
2 GUARD2 12 DISCHARGE
3 VPP 13 BORDER_CONTROL /GUARD1
4 UART_TX 14 SPI_MISO
5 TS_SDA_MCU 15 SPI_MOSI
6 TS_SCL_MCU 16 RST/SBWTDIO
7 SPI_CLK 17 TEST/SBWTCK
8 BUSY 18 /FLASH_CS
9 D/C 19 /EPD_CS
10 /RESET 20 GND

Bridging EXT2 with your product or EVM

Bridging EXT2
Bridging EXT2 with cable

Documentation: 

EPD Extension Kit Gen2 (EXT2)_User Guide_Rev04 EPD Extension Kit Gen2 (EXT2)_User Guide_Rev04 2547KB
07-Oct-2016
EXT2_Quick Start Guide_rev.01 EXT2_Quick Start Guide_rev.01 566KB
23-Mar-2016


Select Platform


Texas Instruments LaunchPads

EXT2 on LaunchPad


The sample project supports TI LaunchPads:

Download Firmware code: 
For TI Code Composer Studio:
  EPD Extension Board Gen2 (EXT2)_v1.21 (17 Oct, 2016)
For Energia IDE:
Pervasive EXT2 kit v1.1.0 for Energia.rar Pervasive EXT2 kit v1.1.0 for Energia.rar 148KB
07-Oct-2016

  PervasiveDisplays_Library on Rei Vilo's GitHub

PDI Apps

  • Global Update
  • Fast Update
  • Bitmap file converter
PDi Apps utility

Download Installer PDi Apps V1.21 Installer (17 Oct, 2016)
If you had submitted the download form by requesting the firmware code recently, you don't need to apply this installer, the link has been listed in the email together.

Partial Update demonstrations