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Currently the WISP5 is only guaranteed compatible with the FCC-compliant versions of the Impinj Speedway R1000 and R420. Other readers, or versions of these same readers sold for use in countries other than the USA, will most likely NOT work with the WISP5 in our experience. Many users have attempted to use WISP5s with Chinese or European R420/R1000 readers with no success.
To program your WISP5 you need a MSP-FET Flash Emulation Tool from TI, the process is described on our getting started
It is advised that you use a WISP programming adapter and align the ground pin (denoted GND
) of the adapter board with the ground pin of the programming connector on your WISP (also denoted GND
) as shown in the picture on our getting started
Welcome in the world of transiently-powered computing! Please read some literature as referenced on our publications page
We recomand on using our inhouse developed SLLURP library which can be found on Github