Hercules™ ARM® Safety MCU Platform



Texas Instruments' helps developers make the world safer with Hercules™ safety MCU platform for medical, industrial and transportation

Texas Instruments Hercules™ ARM® Safety MCU Platform Texas Instruments' Hercules™ ARM® Safety MCU platform for medical, industrial and transportation safety-critical applications includes three tailored families to choose from so you can optimize and differentiate your design.

  •   RM4x series designed for high-performance safety-critical applications
  •   TMS570 series designed for transportation safety-critical applications
  •   TMS470M series designed for safety apps requiring less performance

The Hercules family of MCUs help increase the safety and reliability of your design with an integrated hardware safety feature for high diagnostic coverage. And speed certification and development with robust tools, software, and support.

  Features
    TMDXRM48 Features
  • Up to 220 MHz based on dual ARM Cortex-R4F floating-point cores in lockstep
  • Single and double precision floating-point math support to execute complex math
  • Capable of achieving International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) 61508 SIL-3
  • Ethernet, CAN, USB connectivity for networking capabilities
  • Up to 3 MB flash and 256KB RAM for feature-rich applications
    TMDX570 Features
  • Up to 180 MHz based on dual ARM Cortex-R4F floating-point cores in lockstep
  • Single and double precision floating-point math support to execute complex math
  • ISO 26262 ASIL-D and IEC 61508 SIL-3 safety standards and AEC-Q100 qualified for automotive requirements
  • Operation up to 125 degrees Celsius to address transportation temperature ranges
  • Ethernet, CAN, FlexRay™ connectivity for higher-bandwidth networking required for transportation applications
  • Up to 3MB flash and 256KB RAM for feature-rich applications
    TMDX470M Features
  • Up to 80 MHz based on an ARM Cortex-M3 core provides cost-efficient performance
  • ISO 26262 ASIL-B or IEC 61508 SIL-2 safety standards and AEC-Q100 qualified for automotive requirements
  • Local Interconnect Network (LIN) and CAN to support common transportation networking

Hercules™ Kits
Texas Instruments
Part Number
Digi-Key
Part Number
Description  
TMDXRM48HDK 296-29383-ND Development Kit MCU TMDXRM48HDK User's Guide
TMDXRM48USB 296-29385-ND Evaluation Kit USB MCU
TMDX570LS31HDK 296-29382-ND Development Kit MCU TMDX570LS31HDK User's Guide
TMDX570LS31USB 296-29384-ND Evaluation Kit USB MCU
TMDX470MF066HDK 296-29386-ND Development Kit MCU TMDX470M Family
TMDX470MF066USB 296-29392-ND Evaluation Kit USB MCU

Related Silicon
Texas Instruments
Part Number
Digi-Key
Part Number
Number of I /O Package  
TMX5703137AZWTQQ1 296-29387-ND 120 33-7NFBGA TMX5703137 Datasheet
TMX5703137APGEQQ1 296-29388-ND 58 144-LQFP
XRM48L950PGET 296-29389-ND 64 144-LQFP XRM48L950 Datasheet
XRM48L950ZWTT 296-29390-ND 120 337-NFBGA


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