Features and Benefits

  • Four On-Board MAX6960 Devices
  • Four 2.4in 8 x 8 Bicolor (Red/Green) LED Tiles
  • 4MHz Oscillator
  • Cascading EV Kits (Up to 5 EV Kit Boards)
  • Buffered Serial Interface
  • Windows 98SE/2000/XP-Compatible Evaluation Software
  • Proven PC Board Layout
  • Fully Assembled and Tested
  • EV System Includes USB Connectivity

Product Details

The MAX6960 evaluation kit (EV kit) provides a proven design to evaluate the MAX6960 8 x 8 graphic LED tile display driver. The EV kit board contains four MAX6960 LED display drivers, four 2.4in 8 x 8 bicolor LED tiles, a 4MHz oscillator, and logic buffers. Each MAX6960 EV kit can be cascaded to support up to a total of 20 MAX6960 devices. The EV kit also includes Windows® 98SE/2000/XP-compatible software, which provides a simple graphical user interface (GUI) for exercising the MAX6960's features.

The MAX6960 evaluation system (EV system) consists of a MAX6960 EV kit and a companion Maxim CMODUSB serial interface board. The Maxim CMODUSB serial interface board allows an IBM®-compatible PC to use its USB port to emulate a serial interface that is compatible with the MAX6960. Order the MAX6960EVCMODU for a complete PC-based evaluation of the MAX6960. Order the MAX6960EVKIT if you already have a MAX6960 compatible serial interface.

The EV kit includes a preinstalled MAX6960ATH.


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