ATWINC1500 Development Tools



The ATWINC1500-XPRO is an extension board to the Xplained Pro evaluation platform. The ATWINC1500-XPRO extension board allows you to evaluate the ATWINC1500 low-cost, low power 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi® network controller module.


  • ATWINC1500 module mounted on ATWINC1500 Xplained Pro Extension board
  • Connects to standard Xplained Pro headers on Xplained Pro MCU board
  • ATECC508 CryptoAuthentication device connected to host MCU
  • Supported with application examples through Atmel gallery

WINC1500 PICtail/PICtail Plus Daughter Board


The WINC1500 PICtail™ or PICtail Plus Daughter Board is a demonstration and development board for the WINC1510-MR210PB certified Wi-Fi module. This daughter board has PICtail and PICtail Plus connectors to interface with a PIC microcontroller on development boards that support the PICtail or PICtail Plus interfaces.


  • Option to switch power source between USB and PICtail/PICtail Plus interface baseboard
  • The UART debug interface of WINC1500 daughter board can be plugged directly into PC
  • User LEDs for indications
  • Power measurement header
  • I2C debug header for RF validation
  • GPIO debug header

SAM W25 Xplained Pro Evaluation Kit


The SAMW25 Xplained Pro evaluation kit is a wireless hardware platform to evaluate the ATSAMW25H18-MR510PB Wi-Fi module which is based on the industry-leading low-power 2.4 GHz IEEE 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi ATWINC1500 SoC (System on Chip) combined with the ARM® Cortex - M0+ ATSAMD21G18A microcontroller.


  • Embedded Debugger (EDBG)
  • USB interface
  • Programming and debugging on board SAMW25 through Serial Wire Debug (SWD)
  • Virtual COM-port interface to target via UART
  • Microchip Data Gateway Interface (DGI) to target via SPI, I2C, GPIO
  • One yellow status LED, one green LED - Board Power status
  • Three possible power sources
  • External power
  • Target USB
  • Embedded debugger USB
  • Two mechanical buttons (user and reset button)
  • One yellow user LED
  • One Wi-Fi Status LED
  • One extension header
  • Embedded debugger USB
  • Target USB
  • 8Mbit Serial Flash
  • 32 KHz crystal
  • 12 MHz crystal (EDBG)
  • Supported with application examples in Advanced Software Framework (ASF)



The ATWINC1500-XSTK Xplained Pro starter kit includes the ATWINC1500 module mounted on ATWINC1500 Xplained Pro Extension, the ATSAMD21-XPRO host MCU board for driving the ATWINC1500 Xplained Pro Extension, and the I/O1 Xplained Pro for sensor and SD-card input to host MCU.


  • Embedded Debugger (EDBG) for programming SAMD21 host MCU
  • Virtual COM-port interface to host MCU via UART
  • Wired firmware updates for ATWINC1500 module via virtual COM-port interface
  • Data Gateway Interface (DGI) to host MCU via SPI and TWI
  • ATECC108 CryptoAuthentication device connected to host MCU
  • Two extension headers
  • Three possible power sources
  • External power
  • Target USB
  • 32 KHz crystal
  • 16 MHz crystal
  • Supported with application examples through Atmel gallery
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