Discovery Plus Kit for SPC56 L line - with SPC56EL70L5 MCU

The SPC56xL Discovery+ kit helps you to discover SPC56L line Power Architecture®Microcontrollers with full access to CPUs, I/O signals and peripherals such as CAN, UART, FlexRay, JTAG, K-Line, LIN at budget price.

Free ready-to-run application firmware examples are available on and inside SPC5Studio ( to support quick evaluation and development.

SPC5studio includes visual configurable code generation engine, board support package (BSP), startup routines, interrupt services, free RTOS (optional) and a full set of low level drivers. SPC5Studio includes Hightec GNU "C" compiler, with a 30-days full free trial license. SPC5Studio is available for free download.

The SPC56xL family is designed to address all Automotive Applications but as well industrial safety oriented applications.

The SPC56xL devices featured specific functions to make the design of ASIL D/SIL-3 applications easier.

An E2E Community is available on ST WEB:

Key Features

  • Board Supply: Single 12 VDC external power supply input. Two regulators provide power voltages 5V and 3.3 V.
  • Main power switch and three power supply status LEDs (+12 V, +5 V and +3.3 V)
  • All MCU signals accessible by a 37 x 4 100 mil pin grid array allowing connection of an additional board for dedicated applications.
  • JTAG interface (7 x 2 male 100 mil connector)
  • Two FlexRay channels with jumper enable and DB9 male connector.
  • Two CAN channels with jumper enable and DB9 male connector
  • K-Line interface.
  • Two LIN interfaces (HW configurable)
  • Two potentiometers for analog voltage input
  • Three user LEDs.
  • 40 MHz crystal.
  • Reset push button.
  • Specification:
    • Board size 115 x 135mm
    • 12 VDC center positive, 2.1 mm inner diameter.




Technical Documentation

Product Specifications
Description Version Size
DB2005 DB2005: SPC56EL70L5DISP: Discovery+ evaluation board 2.0 132 KB
Application Notes
Description Version Size
AN4321 AN4321: Getting started with the SPC56L-Discovery 3.1 248 KB
AN4379 AN4379: SPC56L-Discovery Software examples 1.2 209 KB
User Manuals
Description Version Size
UM1650 UM1650: SPC56L-Discovery 3.1 679 KB

Hardware Resources

Board Manufacturing Specifications
Description Version Size
SPC560EL70-DISP Gerber files 1.0 276 KB
SPC560EL70-DISP PCB Layout 1.0 1 MB
SPC56EL70L5DISP gerber files 1.0 276 KB
Bill of Materials
Description Version Size
SPC56L-Discovery BOM 1.0 152 KB
Schematic Pack
Description Version Size
SPC560EL70-DISP schematic 1.0 183 KB
SPC56EL70L5DISP schematics 1.0 169 KB


License Agreement
Description Version Size
Evaluation products license agreement 1.4 128 KB

Tools and Software

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Support & Community

Sample & Buy

Part Number Marketing Status Unit Price (US$) * Quantity Specific features ECCN (EU) ECCN (US) Country of Origin More info Order from ST Order from Distributors
SPC56EL70L5DISP Active 121.28 1 - NEC EAR99 - MORE INFO Buy Direct Add to cart DISTRIBUTOR AVAILABILITY

(*) Suggested Resale Price per unit (USD) for BUDGETARY USE ONLY. For quotes, prices in local currency, please contact your local ST Sales Office  or our Distributors

Quality & Reliability

Part Number Marketing Status RoHS Compliance Grade Material Declaration**
SPC56EL70L5DISP ActiveEcopack1

(**) The Material Declaration forms available on may be generic documents based on the most commonly used package within a package family. For this reason, they may not be 100% accurate for a specific device. Please contact our sales support for information on specific devices.