The Renesas Starter Kit for RX231 is the perfect starter kit for developers who are new to the RX231. The kit includes an LCD display module, on-chip debugging emulator, and integrated development environment so you can start evaluating the RX231 immediately after opening the box. Please use this product to experience the performance and functions of the RX231.

Ordering Information

Product name Debugger supplied Part Number (Ordering Number) Availability
Renesas Starter Kit for RX231 
(Kit with CS+)
E1 R0K505231S000BE Available
Renesas Starter Kit for RX231 
(Kit with e2studio)
E1 YR0K505231S000BE Available

* RX231 on the board does not build in the security function. When you need a security function, please consider the Renesas Starter Kit for RX231(B Mask: built-in Trusted Secure IP).

Information on the discontinuation of E1 emulator production and on its successor products

We have already discontinued production of the E1 emulator due to components of the product having reached their EOL (end of life, i.e. end of production). Please click on the following link to confirm the details and our successor products.

>> Tool News:[Notification] End of Life (EOL) Notice for E1 Emulator (PDF | English, 日本語)

The Renesas Starter Kit which includes the E1 emulator is for sale as long as stocks last. There are no changes to the included emulator.

Touch Demonstration Project

The RSKRX231 includes a simple demonstration project to showcase the touch functionality of the RX231 device.
As a customer touch project is dependant not only on the embedded code, but also on a PC tuning application that is specific to the selected compiler and IDE.

>> Capacitive Touch Sensor System (Second-Generation Capacitive Touch Technology)

Features

  • Touch feature (self-capacitive type) can be evaluated.
  • 1 channel USB Function and 1 channel USB Host can be evaluated.
  • In addition, CAN, IIC, etc. can be evaluated.
  • Including sample codes (Sample programs will be available in Renesas Web site). Easy to understand coding technique.
  • Required IBM-PC compatible PC (need USB interface, Processor 1GHz over), OS: Windows 8/7/Vista (other than the listed OS is not supported)

Applications

  • Building Management System, Machine Tool, HEMS, Meter, MFP, Refrigerator, Washing Machine, Air Conditioner, IoT Capacitive Touch Sensor System, Building Management System, FA Equipment, Machine Tool, HEMS, Smart Meter, MFP, Refrigerator, Washing Machine, Air Conditioner, IoT

Documentation & Downloads

Title Other Languages Type Format File Size Date
User Guides & Manuals
[e2studio] Renesas Starter Kit for RX231 Code Generator Tutorial Manual Manual PDF 2.70 MB
[e2studio] Renesas Starter Kit for RX231 Quick Start Guide Manual PDF 248 KB
[e2studio] Renesas Starter Kit for RX231 Tutorial Manual Manual PDF 1.17 MB
[CS+] Renesas Starter Kit for RX231 Code Generator Tutorial Manual 日本語 Manual PDF 2.75 MB
[CS+] Renesas Starter Kit for RX231 Quick Start Guide 日本語 Manual PDF 215 KB
[CS+] Renesas Starter Kit for RX231 Tutorial Manual 日本語 Manual PDF 1.53 MB
Renesas Starter Kit for RX231 User's Manual 日本語 Manual PDF 2.07 MB
Renesas Starter Kit for RX231 CPU Board Schematics Manual PDF 111 KB
Application Notes & White Papers
- RX231 Renesas Starter Kit Sample Code (e2 studio for CC-RX) Application Note PDF 737 KB
- RX231 Renesas Starter Kit Sample Code (CS+ for CC-RX) Application Note PDF 536 KB
RX231 Renesas Starter Kit Sample Code (CS+ for CC-RX) Application Note PDF 536 KB
RX231 Renesas Starter Kit Sample Code (e2 studio for CC-RX) Application Note PDF 737 KB
Renesas Starter Kit for RX231 Boot Loader Application Note 日本語 Application Note PDF 366 KB
Downloads
RX231 Renesas Starter Kit Sample Code (e2 studio for CC-RX) 日本語 Sample Code ZIP 11.01 MB
RX231 Renesas Starter Kit Sample Code (CS+ for CC-RX) 日本語 Sample Code ZIP 13.02 MB
- RX231 Renesas Starter Kit Sample Code (CS+ for CC-RX) 日本語 Sample Code ZIP 13.02 MB
- RX231 Renesas Starter Kit Sample Code (e2 studio for CC-RX) 日本語 Sample Code ZIP 11.01 MB
Tool News
[Notes] Renesas Starter Kit for RX130, RX220, RX231, RX231B, and RX630 Renesas Starter Kit+ for RX63N, RX63N-256K, RX64M, RX71M, and RX65N 日本語 Tool News - Note PDF 237 KB
[Notes] Renesas Starter Kit for RX231, Renesas Starter Kit for RX231 (B Mask), Renesas Starter Kit for RX113 日本語 Tool News - Note PDF 149 KB
[Notes] Renesas Starter Kit for RX231, Renesas Starter Kit for RX231 (B Mask) 日本語 Tool News - Note PDF 148 KB
Other
RSK USB Serial Driver Software & Tools - Others ZIP 554 KB
RSK RX231 Design Data 日本語 Design File ZIP 848 KB
Product Software for the RX231 Renesas Starter Kit (Web installer: e2studio version) Software & Tools - Others EXE 77.20 MB