Position Sensors Design Support

Find the right Test Board, Communication Kit, and Software to make your project a success.

MagAlpha Software

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MACOM App Windows Desktop Application + Drivers for the MagAlpha Communication Kit. Offers a graphical visualization of the angle reading and a quick and easy way to configure the sensor. Requires MagAlpha Communication Kit and a sensor front-end board. Software

MagAlpha Code Sample

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MagAlpha Arduino Library Arduino library for the MagAlpha. Also available directly from within the Arduino IDE (can be installed through the library manager). Support SPI and SSI interfaces. Provided with ready-to-use examples. Download
MagAlpha Code Samples Code sample for various microcontrollers with examples showing how to use the SPI to read the sensor angle, read and write configuration registers Download

MagAlpha Communication Kit

MagAlpha Rotary Knob Kit

MagAlpha Test Board

Obsolete Support Materials (Do not use for new design)

Product TypeFile NameDescriptionDownload
MagAlpha Command Lines for EVMA Eval-Kit Windows Desktop Application + Drivers for the MagAlpha Communication Kit. Offers a graphical visualization of the angle reading and a quick and easy way to configure the sensor.

Requires MagAlpha Communication Kit and a sensor front-end board.
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MagAlpha Command Lines for EVMA Eval-Kit Example and Library: For LabView users who want to read and write directly to MagAlpha without using GUI Download
MagAlpha GUI for EVMA Eval-Kit Plug and Play: Standalone for using EVMA quickly. Allows writing and reading of the MagAlpha Download
MagAlpha Command Lines for EVMA Eval-Kit C Download
MagAlpha Lattice Icestick Verilog Download
MagAlpha Evaluation Kit User Guide Detailed description of the MagAlpha evaluation kit and GUI Download
MagAlpha Command Lines for EVMA Eval-Kit User Guide Detailed description of MAREAD.EXE and MAREG.EXE Download
MagAlpha EVMA Troubleshooting Guide Problems and solutions with communication through Lattice Icestick Download