TI EPD BoosterPack (Extension Kit)

To get started with ePaper development, you will need a display and this extension board. The EPD extension board supports driving PDI's 1.44, 1.9, 2, 2.6 and 2.7 inch E-Paper display (EPD) modules. This extension board provides two 10 pins socket is able to stack on Texas Instruments LaunchPad as a BoosterPack and one 20 pins header to connect with your product or development kit driving EPD via SPI interface by provided cable.

Visit this EPD BoosterPack on Texas Instruments offical website

Features

  • Starter board to work with EPD
  • Supports driving 1.44", 1.9", 2", 2.6" or 2.7" EPD Panels
  • On board 8M bits serial flash memory and temperature sensor
  • VCC input voltage is available from 10V to 3V
  • Direct connect socket for Texas Instruments LaunchPad
  • 20 input/output headers at front side bridge to any development/evaluation kit or product
  • Documentation for Panels and driving waveform
  • Source code for simple demonstration programs

Kit Contents

1.44" EPD Extension Kit
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2" EPD Extension Kit
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2.7" EPD Extension Kit
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Model Name S1144CS021 S1200CS021 S1270CS021/SM027AS0T2
Description 1.44" EPD
with Extension board
2" EPD
with Extension board
2.7" EPD
with Extension board
Kit Contents EPD Extension kit with 1.44 inch ePaper display EPD Extension kit with 2.0 inch ePaper display EPD Extension kit with 2.7 inch ePaper display
1.9" EPD Extension Kit
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2.6" EPD Extension Kit
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Model Name S1190CS021 S1260CS021
Description 1.9" EPD
with Extension board
2.6" EPD
with Extension board
Kit Contents EPD Extension kit with 1.9 inch ePaper display EPD Extension kit with 2.0 inch ePaper display

Tutorial

TI E2E community: Interfacing ePaper BoosterPack with MSP-EXP430G2 LaunchPad 

View on YouTube


Pin Assignment

Pin No. Description Pin No. Description
1 VCC 10-3.3V 11 PANEL_ON
2 LED1 12 DISCHARGE
3 UART_RX 13 BORDER_CONTROL
4 UART_TX 14 SPI_MISO
5 SW2 15 SPI_MOSI
6 TEMPERATURE 16 RST/SBWTDIO
7 SPI_CLK 17 TEST/SBWTCK
8 BUSY 18 FLASH_CS
9 PWM 19 /EPD_CS
10 /RESET 20 GND

Schematic & Gerber

Title Type Size Date
EPD Extension board_Schematic_Gerber_v05 EPD Extension board_Schematic_Gerber_v05 888KB 02-Sep-2013
  • Front view:
    Extension board front view
  • Rear view:
    Extension board rear view
  • Texas Instruments LaunchPad
  • Arduino Leonardo/ Uno/ Mega

Texas Instruments LaunchPad

EPD BoosterPack with TI MSP430 LaunchPad


The sample projects support TI LaunchPads:



Download Firmware code: 
Title Type Size Date
EPD Extension Board v2.01 for MSP430 LaunchPad
(Supports EPD Kit Tool (next page))
EPD Extension Board v2.0 for TI LaunchPad 1.32MB 27-Mar-2015
EPD Extension Board v2.01 for CC3200 LaunchPad EPD Extension Board v2.0 for TI LaunchPad 1.44MB 18-Mar-2015
Note: There is Quick Start Guide at the bottom of main.c file in project code.


Revision Title Type Size Date
Bitmap Image Array 1.0
Bitmap image converter v1.0 Bitmap image converter v1.0 50KB 22-Mar-2015

Arduino Leonardo/ Uno/ Mega

Extension kit with Arduino Leonardo
The source code and documents for Energia and Arduino are provided on Repaper Community which is hosted by GitHub.
Please follow the Pin Assignment to bridge with your Arduino board.
You can also download this version that based on the driving code of [EPD Extension Board for TI LaunchPad (TI CCS v5.5)].
  • Load image, Draw line, square, circle by given position
  • Slide show
  • Direct ASCII (partial update)
  • Other functions (reload, clear memory, show temperature...)

EPD Kit Tool user interface


Revision Title Type Size Date
Quick start 01
EPD Extension Kit Quick Start Guide EPD Extension Kit Quick Start Guide 209KB 02-Jul-2013
Installer 2.0 EPD Kit Tool v2.0 Installer EPD Kit Tool v1.0 Installer 3.23MB 20-Feb-2015
User manual 03
EPD Extension Kit User manual v03 EPD Extension Kit User manual v03 1414KB 04-Mar-2015
Source code 2.0 EPD Kit Tool source code v2.00 (Microsoft Visual Studio) EPD Kit Tool source code v1.00 (Microsoft Visual Studio) 267KB 17-Apr-2015

Note: The EPD Kit Tool supports MSP430G2553 and F5529 LaunchPads only so far.