MSP430 Microcontrollers (MCUs) from Texas Instruments are 16- bit, RISC-based, mixed-signal processors designed specifically for ultra-low-power (ULP). MSP430 MCUs have the right mix of intelligent peripherals, ease of use, low cost and lowest power consumption for thousands of applications. TI offers robust design support for the MSP430 MCU platform along with technical documents, training, tools and software to help designers develop products and release them to market faster.