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BBC micro:bit Starter Kit

Original price 258 kr - Original price 258 kr
Original price
258 kr
258 kr - 258 kr
Current price 258 kr
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The BBC micro:bit starter kit comes with the micro:bit development board, a USB cable (Type-A to Micro B), and a battery holder to accommodate 2x AAA batteries (batteries are not included).

BBC micro:bit is a compact open-source development board. You only need to run the code in order to access the desired hardware. BBC micro:bit comes with various smart features to help you work on smart apps dealing with robots and musical instruments, etc. There are 25 LEDs configured in 5x5 array and you can configure these LEDs to flash the message. There are two onboard buttons that are also programmable. You can control or pause games, skip through playlists or songs by using these buttons. BBC micro:bit features compass and accelerometer so by default, it is capable of detecting direction and motion. BBC micro:bit is capable of communicating with other devices with the help of Low Energy Bluetooth connectivity.

Specs of BBC micro:bit

  • Microcontroller: Nordic nRF51822 ARM Cortex-M0 | 16MHz | 32-bit
  • MCU: Freescale KL26Z 48MHz ARM Cortex-M0+
  • Flash: 256KB
  • Memory: 16KB RAM
  • RF SoC: Compatible with the Low Energy Bluetooth 4.0 | 2.4GHz
  • Compass: Freescale 3-axis MAG3110 magnetometer compass | I2C interface supported
  • Accelerometer: MMA8652 3-axis Freescale  accelerometer | I2C interface support
  • Power Connector: Supports 3V compatible Power Supply
  • Reset Button
  • Micro USB connector: Supports connection with a PC, code downloads, and serial communication
  • LED Display: 5x5 Grid Red LEDs (x25)
  • A/B Buttons (Programmable)
  • Connection Pin I/O: 20Pin Edge Connector | SPI, UART, PWM, I2C, Analog | 5 I/O Rings
  • Weight: 0.028 kg | 28 grams
  • Dimensions: 5cm x 4cm | 50mm x 40mm

BBC micro:bit Software Compatibility

  • Graphical Editor: Supports Microsoft PXT Graphical Editor
  • Available on Windows, Android, macOS, and iOS
  • No need for the additional compiler for online programming
  • Supports downloading code and debugging on a PC (Through a USB connection)
  • Supports downloading code and debugging on a mobile device (through Bluetooth connection)
  • Compatible with Mbed C, Javascript, and Python, etc.
  • Compatible with Microsoft TouchDevelop IDE
  • Compatible with Microsoft Blocks
  • Supports CodeKingdoms (Javascript)
  • Supports MicroPython
  • Mbed Enabled

Items Included

  • 1x BBC micro:bit
  • 1x Type-A to Micro B USB Cable
  • 1x Battery Holder compatible with 2x AAA Batteries (Package does not include batteries)

Note

  • The color of BBC micro:bit is selected randomly. We do not entertain orders for specified colors.
  • The package DOES NOT include the Batteries

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