Tools for Kinetis

Development tools for Freescale Kinetis Microcontrollers

IAR Systems provides full software development tool support for all Kinetis MCU families, including the K10, K20, K30, K40, K50, K60 and K70 series, the Kinetis L series, the Kinetis V series, and the Kinetis E series. The support for all devices includes header files, debugger register definitions, flash loader, and example projects.

Freescale Kinetis

IAR Embedded Workbench

IAR Embedded Workbench is a set of highly sophisticated and easy-to-use software development tools for Freescale Kinetis microcontrollers. It integrates the IAR C/C++ Compiler, assembler, linker, librarian, text editor, project manager, and C-SPY Debugger in an integrated development environment (IDE). With its built-in chip-specific code optimizer, IAR Embedded Workbench generates efficient and reliable flashable code for Kinetis microcontrollers.


  • Integration of Freescale MQX Software Solutions
  • Integration with Freescale Processor Expert
  • Power debugging for minimized power consumption
  • Example projects for MQX, the Tower kit, and the Freedom Development Platform
  • Trace debugging supporting ETM and SWD
  • Automatic project configuration for all Kinetis devices
  • CMSIS DSP Library for ARM Cortex-M4 included
  • Support for debugging via OpenSDA
  • Integrated runtime analysis is provided by the add-on product C-RUN

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IAR KickStart Kit

IAR KickStart Kit for Kinetis K64 contains all the necessary hardware and software for designing, developing, integrating and testing applications.

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In-circuit debugging probes

I-jet is a high-performing debug probe with support for Kinetis microcontrollers. It is seamlessly integrated with IAR Embedded Workbench and provides high-speed debugging and user-friendly features. IAR Systems also provides advanced trace probes used for debugging, testing, and verification of high-end applications.

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