Development Tool Kit: Zilog Standalone Programmer (ZUSBZSP0100ZACG)

The Zilog Standalone Programmer (ZSP) USB dongle is used for production programming or field-updating an application in Flash memory on Zilog’s S3 and Z8 Encore family of microcontrollers. Target Programming can be performed manually at the touch of a button on the ZSP, or automatically by an external programmer through the ZSP external controller interface.


The Target firmware is pre-loaded into the Zilog Standalone Programmer (ZSP) from a PC via USB using the ZSP configuration program.





  • Supports all Zilog Z8 Encore and S3 MCU’s
  • Stand-alone operation
    • No need for PC once the hex file is loaded and the unit is configured
  • Simple, single button operation
  • Serialization with auto increment/decrement
  • Password protection
  • Programming Count Limit
  • Supports automated programming with External Controller Interface (ECI)



Kit Contents


The ZIlog Standalone Programmer Kit PN: ZUSBZSP0100ZACG contains the following items:


Item Description Quantity
1 Zilog Standalone Programmer (ZSP) 1
2 Type-A(male) to Mini-B(male) USB cable 1
3 10-wire ribbon cable 1
4 Zilog Standalone Programmer Kit hardcopy insert (FL0191) 1


* Zilog Standalone Programmer is RoHS-oompliant.


Optional Hardware


The ZSP can be powered by a PC with USB port or wall power supply capable of supplying 5V at 200mA. Using a USB wall adapter allows the ZSP to program targets in standalone mode.




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Associated Documentation
Doc ID Title Doc Type
UM0287 Zilog Standalone Programmer User Manual
UM0293 Zilog Standalone Programmer Configuration Software User Manual
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