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PSoC® Video Tutorial Series: How to Create Android Apps to Interact with Cypress BLE | Cypress Semiconductor

PSoC® Video Tutorial Series: How to Create Android Apps to Interact with Cypress BLE

A series of videos instructing users how to create Android Apps to interact with Cypress BLE products has been created. 

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2:58

This lesson introduces the course objectives and explains the hardware and software required to write and test an Android app to communicate with an ARM Cortex-M0 PSoC 4 BLE project. 

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4:38

This lesson shows you how to create a PSoC Creator project, draw the schematic, and configure the CapSense component. The Android app created in later lessons will communicate with this project to remotely turn an LED on/off and to read the finger position on the CapSense slider.

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11:04

This lesson goes through the steps to configure the BLE component for a custom LED and CapSense service.

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14:38

This lesson discusses the firmware required for the PSoC Creator project.

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7:03

This lesson demonstrates how to test and debug the firmware using the PC and Android versions of CySmart. The CySmart program allows you to discover services and characteristics, and allows you to read/write characteristic values.

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24:28

This lesson introduces the Android app used to control the PSoC Creator BLE project that was created in the prior lessons. The overall architectural model is discussed and the app is demonstrated.

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12:19

This lesson provides a detailed step by step walk through of the code behind the app that was introduced in the prior lesson.

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3:16

This lesson introduces the BLE robot hardware and demonstrates what the completed app looks like.

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15:18

This lesson covers the PSoC Creator project for the BLE robot. It discusses the details of the schematic, pin selection, and firmware.

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11:06

This lesson walks through the creation of the Android app used to control the robot.

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CY8CKIT-042BLE Projects

The Bluetooth® Low Energy Pioneer Kit enables customers to evaluate and develop Bluetooth Low Energy applications using the PSoC® 4 BLE and PRoC™ BLE devices.

Red LED P2.6
Blue LED P3.7
CapSense sensors

P2.1/P2.2/P2.3/
P2.4/P2.5

CapSense CMod P4.0
Control P2.7
DIRLEFT P3.1
DIRRIGHT P1.5
GNDLEFT P3.4
GNDRIGHT P1.3
M1 P3.0
M2 P1.4
POWERLEFT P3.5
POWERRIGHT P1.2
qd1a P3.2
qd1b P3.3
qd2a P1.6
qd2b P2.6

 

Robot BOM:

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Robot Parts
including CY8CKIT-042-BLE

Robot Parts
excluding CY8CKIT-042-BLE