Ultra-low-power ARM Cortex-M3 MCU with 128 Kbytes Flash, 32 MHz CPU, USB

The ultra-low-power STM32L151x6/8/B and STM32L152x6/8/B devices incorporate the connectivity power of the universal serial bus (USB) with the high-performance ARM®Cortex®-M3 32-bit RISC core operating at 32 MHz frequency (33.3 DMIPS), a memory protection unit (MPU), high-speed embedded memories (Flash memory up to 128 Kbytes and RAM up to 16 Kbytes) and an extensive range of enhanced I/Os and peripherals connected to two APB buses.

All the devices offer a 12-bit ADC, 2 DACs and 2 ultra-low-power comparators, six general-purpose 16-bit timers and two basic timers, which can be used as time bases.

Moreover, the STM32L151x6/8/B and STM32L152x6/8/B devices contain standard and advanced communication interfaces: up to two I2Cs and SPIs, three USARTs and a USB. The STM32L151x6/8/B and STM32L152x6/8/B devices offer up to 20 capacitive sensing channels to simply add touch sensing functionality to any application.

They also include a real-time clock and a set of backup registers that remain powered in Standby mode.

Finally, the integrated LCD controller (except STM32L151x6/8/B devices) has a built-in LCD voltage generator that allows to drive up to 8 multiplexed LCDs with contrast independent of the supply voltage.

The ultra-low-power STM32L151x6/8/B and STM32L152x6/8/B devices operate from a 1.8 to 3.6 V power supply (down to 1.65 V at power down) with BOR and from a 1.65 to 3.6 V power supply without BOR option. It is available in the -40 to +85 °C temperature range, extended to 105°C in low power dissipation state. A comprehensive set of power-saving modes allows the design of low-power applications.

Key Features

  • Ultra-low-power platform
    • 1.65 V to 3.6 V power supply
    • -40°C to 85°C/105°C temperature range
    • 0.3 μA Standby mode (3 wakeup pins)
    • 0.9 μA Standby mode + RTC
    • 0.57 μA Stop mode (16 wakeup lines)
    • 1.2 μA Stop mode + RTC
    • 9 μA Low-power run mode
    • 214 μA/MHz Run mode
    • 10 nA ultra-low I/O leakage
    • < 8 μs wakeup time
  • Core: ARM® Cortex® -M3 32-bit CPU
    • From 32 kHz up to 32 MHz max
    • 1.25 DMIPS/MHz (Dhrystone 2.1)
    • Memory protection unit
  • Reset and supply management
    • Ultra-safe, low-power BOR (brownout reset) with 5 selectable thresholds
    • Ultra-low-power POR/PDR
    • Programmable voltage detector (PVD)
  • Clock sources
    • 1 to 24 MHz crystal oscillator
    • 32 kHz oscillator for RTC with calibration
    • High Speed Internal 16 MHz factory-trimmed RC (+/- 1%)
    • Internal low-power 37 kHz RC
    • Internal multispeed low-power 65 kHz to 4.2 MHz
    • PLL for CPU clock and USB (48 MHz)
  • Pre-programmed bootloader
    • USART supported
  • Development support
    • Serial wire debug supported
    • JTAG and trace supported
  • Up to 83 fast I/Os (73 I/Os 5V tolerant), all mappable on 16 external interrupt vectors
  • Memories
    • Up to 128 Kbytes Flash memory with ECC
    • Up to 16 Kbytes RAM
    • Up to 4 Kbytes of true EEPROM with ECC
    • 80-byte backup register
  • LCD Driver (except STM32L151x/6/8/B devices) for up to 8x40 segments
    • Support contrast adjustment
    • Support blinking mode
    • Step-up converter on board
  • Rich analog peripherals (down to 1.8 V)
    • 12-bit ADC 1 Msps up to 24 channels
    • 12-bit DAC 2 channels with output buffers
    • 2x ultra-low-power-comparators(window mode and wake up capability)
  • DMA controller 7x channels
  • 8x peripheral communication interfaces
    • 1x USB 2.0 (internal 48 MHz PLL)
    • 3x USARTs (ISO 7816, IrDA)
    • 2x SPIs 16 Mbit/s
    • 2x I2Cs (SMBus/PMBus)
  • 10x timers: 6x 16-bit with up to 4 IC/OC/PWM channels, 2x 16-bit basic timers, 2x watchdog timers (independent and window)
  • Up to 20 capacitive sensing channels supporting touchkey, linear and rotary touch sensors
  • CRC calculation unit, 96-bit unique ID

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STM8L and STM32 L1 series - Ultra-low-power platform 2.0 789 KB

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Product Specifications
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DS6876 DS6876: Ultra-low-power 32-bit MCU ARM®-based Cortex®-M3, 128KB Flash, 16KB SRAM, 4KB EEPROM, LCD, USB, ADC, DAC 12.0 2 MB
Technical Notes & Articles
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TA0342 TA0342: Accurate power consumption estimation for STM32L1 series of ultra-low-power microcontrollers 2.1 343 KB
TN1163 TN1163: Description of WLCSP for microcontrollers and recommendations for its use 4.0 1 MB
TN0830 TN0830: How to use EWARM 6.2x with projects built with EWARM 6.1 and previous versions 1.2 97 KB
TN1176 TN1176: Migrating from STM32L15xx6/8/B to STM32L15xx6/8/B-A and from STM32L100x6/8/B to STM32L100x6/8/B-A 1.1 264 KB
TA0340 TA0340: STM32L Cortex-M3 microcontroller for usage in low-power healthcare applications 1.2 357 KB
TN1204 TN1204: Tape and reel shipping media for STM32 microcontrollers in BGA packages 2.1 745 KB
TN1205 TN1205: Tape and reel shipping media for STM8 and STM32 microcontrollers in FPN packages 3.0 753 KB
TN1206 TN1206: Tape and reel shipping media for STM8 and STM32 microcontrollers in QFP packages 3.0 830 KB
TN1207 TN1207: Tape and reel shipping media for STM8 and STM32 microcontrollers in SO packages 1.0 755 KB
TN1208 TN1208: Tape and reel shipping media for STM8 and STM32 microcontrollers in TSSOP and SSOP packages 1.0 743 KB
Reference Manuals
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RM0038 RM0038: STM32L100xx, STM32L151xx, STM32L152xx and STM32L162xx advanced ARM®-based 32-bit MCUs 14.0 12 MB
Programming Manuals
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PM0056 PM0056: STM32F10xxx/20xxx/21xxx/L1xxxx Cortex-M3 programming manual 5.1 4 MB
Errata Sheets
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ES0125 ES0125: STM32L100x6/8/B, STM32L151x6/8/B and STM32L152x6/8/B ultra-low-power device limitations 14.0 508 KB

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STM32L151CBU6 UFQFPN 48 7x7x0.55 Tray -40 85 NRND - - NEC 3A991A2 CHINA MORE INFO DISTRIBUTOR AVAILABILITY
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STM32L151CBU6 NRNDUFQFPN 48 7x7x0.55IndustrialEcopack2 0 0
STM32L151CBT6D NRNDLQFP 48 7x7x1.4IndustrialEcopack2
STM32L151CBT6TR NRNDLQFP 48 7x7x1.4IndustrialEcopack2 0 0
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STM32L151CBU6TR NRNDUFQFPN 48 7x7x0.55IndustrialEcopack2 0 0
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