Overview

Description

The Renesas RA6M1 microcontroller is the entry point to the Renesas RA6 product series for applications that require a high-performance Arm® Cortex®-M4 core at a very attractive price point. The RA6M1 is built on a highly efficient 40nm process and is supported by an open and flexible ecosystem concept—the Flexible Software Package (FSP), built on FreeRTOS—and is expandable to use other RTOSes and middleware. The RA6M1 is suitable for IoT applications requiring security, large embedded RAM and low power consumption.

Features

  • 120MHz Arm® Cortex®-M4
  • 512kB Flash memory and 256kB SRAM
  • 8kB Data Flash to store data as in EEPROM
  • Scalable from 64-pin to 100-pin packages
  • Capacitive touch sensing unit
  • USB 2.0 Full Speed
  • CAN 2.0B
  • SCI (UART, Simple SPI, Simple I2C)
  • SPI/ I2C multimaster interface
  • SDHI
  • SSI/Serial sound interface

Applications

  • Security (fire detection, burglar detection, panel control)
  • Metering (electricity, automated meter reading)
  • Industry (robotics, door openers, sewing machines, vending machines, UPS)
  • HVAC (heating, air conditioning, boiler control)
  • General purpose

Documentation

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Datasheet
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Manual - Hardware
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Application Note
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Brochure
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Certificate
Flyer
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Flyer
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General Reliability Literature
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Manual - Development Tools
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Other
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Presentation
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Product Change Notice
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Product Reliability Report
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Schematic
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Technical Update
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Design & Development

Software & Tools

Software & Tools

Title Type Company
E2 emulator Lite [RTE0T0002LKCE00000R]On-chip debugging emulator. Also available as a flash memory programmer. [Support MCU/MPU: RA, RE, RL78, RX] Emulator Renesas
E2 emulator [RTE0T00020KCE00000R]On-chip debugging emulator. Also available as a flash memory programmer. [Support MCU/MPU: RA, RE, RH850, R-Car D1, RL78, RX]Downloads: Emulator Renesas
e² studioEclipse-based Renesas integrated development environment (IDE). [Support MCU/MPU: RA, RE, RX, RL78, RH850, Renesas Synergy, RZ] Downloads: IDE and Coding Tool Renesas
E2 Emulator (With Programming Function)On-chip debugging emulator available as a flash memory programmer [Available flash programming software: Renesas Flash Programmer] [Support MCU/MPU and devices: RE, RX, RL78, RH850, Power Management, Renesas USB Power Delivery Family, ICs for Motor Driver/Actuator Driver] Programmer (Unit/SW) Renesas
E2 Emulator Lite (With Programming Function)On-chip debugging emulator available as a flash memory programmer [Available flash programming software: Renesas Flash Programmer] [Support MCU/MPU and devices: RX, RL78, Power Management, Renesas USB Power Delivery Family, ICs for Motor Driver/Actuator Driver] Programmer (Unit/SW) Renesas
PG-FP6Flash memory programmer [Programming software: Dedicated GUI-based software, the "FP6 Terminal"] [Support MCU/MPU and devices: RA, RE, RX, RL78, RH850, Renesas Synergy, Power Management, Renesas USB Power Delivery Family, ICs for Motor Driver/Actuator Driver, SuperH RISC engine, V850, 78K, R8C]Downloads: Programmer (Unit/SW) Renesas
Renesas Flash Programmer (Programming GUI)Flash memory programming software [Support MCU/MPU and devices: RA, RE, RX, RL78, RH850, Renesas Synergy, Power Management, Renesas USB Power Delivery Family, ICs for Motor Driver/Actuator Driver, V850, 78KR, 78K0]Downloads: Programmer (Unit/SW) Renesas
Sensor Software Modules for Renesas MCU PlatformsMiddleware (FIT module and FSP module) and sample software packages that enable control and data acquisition for Renesas sensor products. Downloads: Sensor Renesas
Flexible Software Package (FSP)FSP is an enhanced software package designed to provide easy-to-use, scalable, high-quality software for embedded system designs using Renesas RA Family of Arm Microcontrollers. Note: FSP with e² studio Installer (Platform Installer) will install the e² studio tool, FSP packs, GCC toolchain and Segger J-Link drivers required to use this software. No additional installations are required.Downloads: Software Package Renesas
QE for Capacitive Touch: Development Assistance Tool for Capacitive Touch SensorsIn developing embedded system using the capacitive touch sensor of RA family and RX family MCUs, you can easily setup initial configurations of the touch interface as well as process the tuning of sensors, and reduce development time. [Plugin for Renesas IDE "e2 studio"] Downloads: Solution Toolkit Renesas
RA Smart ConfiguratorThe Renesas RA Smart Configurator (RA SC) is a desktop application that helps you in configuring software systems (including a Board Support Package (BSP), drivers, RTOS, and middleware) for RA-Family MCUs when you are using a third-party IDE and toolchain. Solution Toolkit Renesas
Security Key Management ToolKey wrapping tool for key management systems using Renesas security IP. Enables secure installation and update of user application and device lifecycle management (DLM) keys. Downloads: Solution Toolkit Renesas

Software Downloads

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ZIP100.64 MB
Library
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Library
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Library
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Software & Tools - Other
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Software & Tools - Other
XZ586.56 MB日本語
Upgrade - IDE
EXE1,637.73 MB日本語
Upgrade - IDE

Sample Code

Sample Code

Title Type Date
ZIP10.07 MB
Sample Code
[Software=FSP|v4.0.0;RX Driver Package|v1.35],[Toolchains=GNU ARM Embedded|v10.3.1.20210824;CC-RX|v3.02.00;GNURX|8.3.0.202004;CC-RL|v1.10.00;GNURL|4.9.2.202103;]
ZIP58.10 MB
Application: IoT Applications
Compiler: CC-RX, CC-RL, ICCRX, ICCRL78, GNURL78, GNURX, ICCARM, GNU ARM Embedded
Function: Communication Interface, Application Example
IDE: e2 studio, IAR EWRX, IAR EWRL78, IAR EWARM
Sample Code
[Software=FSP|v4.0.0;RX Driver Package|v1.35],[Toolchains=GNU ARM Embedded|v10.3.1.20210824;CC-RX|v3.02.00;GNURX|8.3.0.202004;CC-RL|v1.10.00;GNURL|4.9.2.202103;]
ZIP56.64 MB
Application: IoT Applications
Compiler: CC-RL, CC-RX, GNU ARM Embedded, GNURX, ICCARM, ICCRX, ICCRL78, GNURL78
Function: Communication Interface, Application Example
IDE: CS+, e2 studio, IAR EWRX, IAR EWARM, IAR EWRL78
Sample Code
[Software=FSP|v4.0.0;RX Driver Package|v1.35],[Toolchains=GNU ARM Embedded|v10.3.1.20210824;CC-RX|v3.02.00;GNURX|8.3.0.202004;CC-RL|v1.10.00;GNURL|4.9.2.202103;]
ZIP210.95 MB
Application: IoT Applications
Compiler: CC-RX, CC-RL, ICCRX, ICCRL78, GNURL78, GNURX, ICCARM, GNU ARM Embedded
Function: Communication Interface, Application Example
IDE: e2 studio, IAR EWRX, IAR EWARM
Sample Code
This application project discusses the considerations for securing Data at Rest in an embedded system and provides guidelines on how to use the Security MPU hardware feature of the RA Family MCUs to implement a secure Data at Rest solution.
ZIP3.45 MB
Compiler: ARMCC
IDE: e2 studio
Sample Code
ZIP61.47 MB
Application: Consumer Electronics, Industrial
Compiler: CC-RX, CC-RL, ICCRX, GNU ARM Embedded, ICCARM, GNURX, ICCRL78, GNURL78
Function: Application Example, Communication Interface, Driver or Library, OS
IDE: CS+, e2 studio, IAR EWRX, IAR EWARM, IAR EWRL78
Sample Code
The application example provided in the package uses AWS IoT Core. The detailed steps in this document show first-time AWS IoT Core users how to configure the AWS IoT Core platform to run this application example.
ZIP4.89 MB
IDE: e2 studio
Sample Code
MCUboot is a secure bootloader for 32-bit MCUs. It defines a common infrastructure for the bootloader, defines system flash layout on microcontroller systems, and provides a secure bootloader that enables easy software update [Toolchains=GCC Arm Embedded|9.3.1.20200408] [Software=RA FSP|v3.5.0] [Board=EK-RA6M3;EK-RA6M4]
ZIP22.71 MB
Compiler: GNU Arm Embedded
IDE: e2 studio
Sample Code
Arm® TrustZone® technology for ARMv8-M is an optional security extension that is designed to provide a foundation for improved system-level security in a wide range of embedded applications.
ZIP2.61 MB
IDE: e2 studio
Sample Code
ZIP5.06 MB日本語
Compiler: GNU ARM Embedded, ICCARM
Function: Security
IDE: e2 studio, IAR EWARM
Sample Code
[Toolchains=GCC Arm Embedded|9.2.1.20191025] [Software=RA FSP|v1.1.0]
ZIP8.83 MB日本語
Compiler: GNU Arm Embedded, IAR Compiler for Arm
Function: Security
IDE: e2 studio, IAR EWARM
Sample Code
The driver for the new module is developed while referencing the existing Wi-Fi driver provided by FSP as a starting point.
ZIP929 KB
IDE: e2 studio
Sample Code
ZIP2.30 MB
Sample Code

Boards & Kits

Boards & Kits

Models

Models

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Model - BSDL
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Model - IBIS

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Support

Videos & Training

Introducing the Renesas RA Family of 32-Bit Microcontrollers

The Renesas RA Family of 32-bit MCUs is designed to help device developers create the next generation of secure IoT devices. They are low power, have a wide variety of peripherals and connectivity options, and sport the latest HMI to help end customers have an immersive experience.

Pin Count / Memory Size

Flash: 512kB
RAM: 256kB
Pin Count
Package
Size
Pitch
64-pin
LQFP
10x10mm
0.5mm
64-pin
QFN
8x8mm
0.4mm
100-pin
LQFP
14x14mm
0.5mm
100-pin
LGA
7x7mm
0.5mm