Advanced JTAG Emulators

Blackhawk is a recognized leader in providing advanced JTAG Emulators for Texas Instruments DSPs and the first company to develop a USB JTAG Emulator for TI TMS320™ DSPs. From our flagship XDS560v2-class emulators down to our entry level XDS100-class models, these controllers provide a full range of features and benefits with support for a wide range of TI DSPs and MCUs. Blackhawk JTAG Emulators & Controllers are also compatible with multiple Flash programming utilities.

Common Feature Set of All Emulators

◆ Bus-powered via high-speed USB 2.0 cable
◆ Status LED(s)
◆ Windows® Plug n’ Play installation
◆ Driver support for Linux and Windows® 32 & 64-bit versions (not all XDS510 models support Linux)
◆ Driver updates and utilities via FREE download
◆ Compatibility with the CCS Flash plugin, BlackhawkFlashBurn Utility, UniFlash, NowFlash, and others
◆ Free technical support and web downloads
◆ One-year warranty (60-days for XDS100v2 models)
◆ Auto-sensing low I/O voltage support – 1.8v/3.3v
◆ Fully assembled and tested in the US
◆ RoHS compliant
◆ Compact TI 20-pin target connection (pin converter for TI 14-pin included; other JTAG headers included or optional)
◆ Optional isolation adapter available
◆ Code Composer v3.3, v4.x, v5.x , v6.x and later supported (USB200 requires CCS v5.2 or later)

XDS510 Model Features

◆ Integrated IEEE® 802.11 transceiver (USB510W)
◆ Bi-Color wireless status LED (red/green)
◆ External power supply for wireless use (USB510W)
◆ Pin converter for TI 14-pin included
◆ I/O voltage support for 1.8v/3.3v/5.0v targets

XDS200 Model Features
◆ High-performance, low-cost JTAG emulator
◆ Supports Stellaris®, C2000™, Hercules™, Sitara, C66xx, C64x+, C674x, C55xx, C54xx, DaVinci™, OMAP™ and other embedded processors.
◆ Support for “JTAG reset”/”wait-in-reset” boot modes
◆ Support for “Power-on reset” boot modes
◆ Status LEDs (2) are easily visible

OnePage_Emulator_Datasheet_webXDS100v2 Model Features
◆ Super low-cost, entry level controller
◆ Support for CCS v4.x, v5.x, v6.x and later
◆ XDS100v2 includes 14-pin TI and 20-pin compact TI JTAG connections (14-pin via pin converter)
◆ XDS100v2-ARM includes 10-pin and 20-pin ARM JTAG connections
◆ Support for CCS v3.3 available via Blackhawk XDS100v1 rollback utility (v3.3 only supports C28x and C674x devices)

Blackhawk Emulators are available for immediate purchase and delivery via our online store at or from a worldwide network of industry resellers and distributors. Please visit for a complete list.

Application Areas
Audio, Automotive, Communications, Defense, Industrial, Military, Motor Control, Telecom, Telecom Infrastructure, Telephony, Video Conferencing, Video Security, Video and Imaging, Wireless.


Contact Information


123 Gaiher Drive
Mount Laurel, NJ, 08054

tele: 856.234.2629
fax: 856.866.1100

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