Reference Design: Mini-Z® USB Design Board (Z16F28UB100ZRDG)

Zilog’s Mini-Z USB Design Board provides a reference design to incorporate USB host and peripheral functionality with Zilog’s portfolio of Mini-Z modules. Its hardware design uses a Max3421E USB transceiver to provide an interface to the USB communications with supporting power-limiting and connection circuitry. The design also incorporates a Secure Digital (SD) card using its SPI interface. The Mini-Z USB Design Board firmware includes host functionality for USB mass storage devices and Secure Digital (SD) card support.

Key Features

  • Low-/full-speed USB host capability
  • Secure Digital (SD) card
  • Full-speed USB peripheral capability
  • USB serial communications

Potential Applications

  • Secure Digital-to-USB converter
  • Adding removable storage to Zilog MCU projects
  • Adding USB Human Interface Device (HID) input for Zilog MCU projects

The Mini-Z USB Design Board includes all of the hardware necessary to develop prototypes and projects incorporating the host and peripheral functions on Zilog’s wide selection of MCUs.

Get started developing your Mini-Z USB application today! Contact Zilog Customer Service to purchase this Mini-Z USB Design Board.




The Mini-Z® USB Design Board

Associated Documentation
Doc ID Title Doc Type
RD0030 Mini-Z USB Design Board Reference Design Reference Design
RD0030-SC01 Source code for the Mini-Z USB Design Board Reference Design Source Code
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