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CY3686 EZ-USB NX2LP-Flex™ USB 2.0 Development Kit

Last Updated: 
Mar 08, 2018

CY3686 EZ-USB NX2LP-Flex Development Kit

The CY3686 EZ-USB NX2LP-Flex(TM) USB 2.0 Development Kit is designed to accelerate your development of a NAND flash based USB 2.0 application featuring industry's first and only programmable USB 2.0 NAND controller (CY7C68033 and CY7C68034). Design a feature-rich thumbdrive with fingerprint sensor or GPS or add NAND storage to your DVB card. NX2LP-flex eliminates the need of EEPROMs in your firmware based designs!

The combination of revolutionary hardware and programming utility software provides the designer with complete development and manufacturing support. This development kit allows scalable testing and evaluation of the Cypress EZ-USB NX2LP-Flex NAND Flash Controller device (CY7C68033 and CY7C68034) with different NAND flash devices. The hardware platform is designed to support between 1-8 single-device NAND flash chips, or 1-4 dual-device NAND flash chips for scalable density testing.

Additionally, Cypress includes a Device Programming Utility to assist in the manufacturing environment. This programming utility allows easy NAND flash configuration during the design and manufacturing process. Use NX2LP-Flex Release Notes.pdf as your starting point.

Kit Contents

This kit includes the following items:

  • EZ-USB NX2LP-Flex DVK Platform Board
  • EZ-USB FX2LP Base Board
  • Prototyping Board
  • EZ-USB NX2LP-Flex DVK CD-ROM - CD-ROM provides kit documentation, hardware schematics and bills of materials, development tools, and Manufacturing programming tools (see CD-ROM Contents below)
  • USB Cable - USB type A-to-type B cable connects the USB host PC to the DVK board
  • Documentation Packet - Contains welcome letter and selected documentation

Software Contents

  • Firmware Source and Object Code (supports 512, 2K and 4K page sized NAND devices)
  • Manufacturing Tools
  • GPIF_Designer Tool

Documentation Contents

  • EZ-USB NX2LP-Flex Customer Welcome Letter
  • EZ-USB NX2LP-Flex Development Kit User's Guide
  • EZ-USB NX2LP-Flex Firmware Design Notes
  • EZ-USB NX2LP-Flex Datasheet
  • EZ-USB FX2LP Datasheet
  • EZ-USB FX2LP-DVK User's Guide
  • USB Mass Storage Test Guide

Note: contains following updates

  • CY3686 Firmware fix for Toshiba 2K SLC NAND parts (TC58NVG0S3ETA00, TC58DVG02D5TA00).
  • Added new SLC part-Spansion -S34ML01G1 to the compatibility list.
Refer Readme.txt for more details.