Blackhawk Advanced JTAG Emulators
Blackhawk JTAG Emulators for Texas Instruments (TI) DSPs are Advanced, High-speed USB, PCI and LAN based products. Also
know as TI XDS Debug Probes, Blackhawk JTAG Emulators are available in several technology classes allowing developers to
trade off debugging features, speed, host interface and cost. Blackhawk product options range from entry level, under $100
XDS100-class products to the more advanced, XDS560v2-class models that support System Trace (STM).
You can visit our emulator comparison page or contact us directly if you have questions
about the best model for your development.
XDS560v2 System Trace Emulators
The XDS560v2 System Trace Emulator is the second generation of the XDS560-class emulator design from Texas Instruments.
It provides cost effective real-time emulation, debugging, and high-performance System Trace (STM) for Texas Instruments
devices over both USB and Ethernet PC interfaces. Product page links are below and you can also visit our
XDS560v2 comparison page.
All Blackhawk XDS560v2 models support System Trace (STM)
XDS560 High-Performance JTAG Emulators
Blackhawk XDS560-class models are offered with PCI, USB, and Ethernet host interfaces. These XDS560 models support the first
generation of TI XDS560-class high-speed JTAG connection between Code Composer Studio and the target device. Product page
links are below and you can also visit our XDS560 comparison page.
XDS510 JTAG Emulators
The XDS510-class JTAG Emulator is the classic TI debugger, first offered with ISA interface and has since been offered with
more host interface choices (i.e. parallel port, PCI, USB, and WiFi). Product page links are below and you can also visit
our XDS510 comparison page.
1 These models have been discontinued and/or replaced buy newer versions. Also see our XDS200
XDS200 JTAG Emulators
XDS200-class emulators offer a balance of low cost with good performance and fit in between the super low cost XDS100 and
high performance XDS560 class emulators. XDS200 models are generally seen as a replacement for the XDS510 and XDS560 class
models. The Blackhawk XDS200-class model is offered with a high-speed USB 2.0 host interface. Product page links are below
and you can also visit our XDS200 comparison page.
XDS100v2 JTAG Emulators
The XDS100-class JTAG Emulator is an ultra-low-cost entry level JTAG debugger for TI devices. Blackhawk offers two models,
each with two JTAG target connections. One model includes TI JTAG connections for 14-pin TI and 20-pin cTI JTAG headers.
The other model provides ARM 10-pin and 20-pin JTAG connections. Both models are identical in software and device support
except for the the target connections, so pick the one that matches your target board connection. Product page links are
below and you can also visit our XDS100 comparison page.
- includes 14-pin TI and 20-pin cTI
JTAG target connections
- includes 10-pin and 20-pin ARM
JTAG target connections)