Unpack the STM32MP157x-EV1 board

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1 Overview[edit]

This first stage explains the way to unpack the STM32MP157x-EV1 Evaluation board and the additional equipment you need.
The following block diagram provides you high level information about how to connect them together.

STM32MP1 connection block diagram

2 Out of the box[edit]

STM32MP157x-EV1 recto
STM32MP157x-EV1 verso
STM32MP157x-EV1 with all delivered items

3 Equipment[edit]

The following table lists the required equipment to start playing with your STM32MP157x-EV1 board.
Some of them are delivered with the STM32MP157x-EV1 Evaluation board. The others need to be purchased separately.

STM32MP157x-EV1 Evaluation board Full feature board for the STM32MP15 microprocessor device Delivered
MicroSD card To be populated with the OpenSTLinux Distribution (Linux software)
and providing extra storage capacity.
A 2-Gbyte minimum microSD card is needed
Power Supply 5V/3A The power supply should be able to output 5V / 3A (15W) Delivered
Micro USB Type-B to USB Type-A cable Used to connect the STM32MP157x-EV1 Evaluation board to the PC
through the USB micro-B (ST-LINK/V2-1)
Not delivered
Micro USB Type-B to USB Type-A cable Used to connect the STM32MP157x-EV1 Evalutation board to an USB OTG device. Not delivered
Laptop Assumed a Linux PC running Ubuntu 16.04 Not delivered
Ethernet cable (optional) Used to connect the STM32MP157x-EV1 Evaluation board through ssh Not delivered

4 Connection[edit]

  • Connect the micro USB Type-B to USB Type-A cable between your laptop and the ST-LINK/V2-1 port of the board
  • Connect the power supply
  • Connect the micro USB Type-B to USB Type-A between your laptop and the USB Type-COTG port of the board
  • Optionally connect the Ethernet cable between your Ethernet network and the Ethernet port of the board
STM32MP157x-EV1 Evaluation board connection
  • Remove jumper JP1 and place jumpers JP4 and JP5 as shown below to allow debug through ST-LINK/V2-1
STM32MP157x-EV1 Jumper configuration
Info.png Press with your fingers on the display to be sure it is well connected and screw the screws. The 3 LEDs at the right of the display should be green when the board is powered up.

Back button.png Overview button.png Next button.png

USB port or connector

USB On-The-Go

USB port or connector