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BBC micro: bit Sensor Pack with Edge Connector Breakout and 7 in 1 Sensor Kit

Original price 378 kr - Original price 378 kr
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This sensor pack includes BBC micro:bit and Edge Connector Breakout. In addition, this kit contains 7 sensors to work with the BBC micro:bit for additional functionality. The Edge Connector Breakout offers additional peripherals so there is no need to worry about the limited availability of IO pins. The BBC micro:bit has built-in compass and accelerometer which enable the hardware to detect direction and motion.  The 7 sensors in the kit include a Temp-humidity sensor, flame sensor, UV sensor, moisture sensor, sound sensor, rotation sensor, and infrared-reflective sensor.

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BBC micro:bit

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

Edge Connector Breakout Expansion Board

The purpose of the Edge Connector Breakout Expansion Board is to facilitate the BBC micro:bit with an additional 2.54mm pitch I/O pin breakout.

  • The diameter of the through-holes: 2mm
  • Weight: 0.022 kg | 22 grams
  • Dimensions: 82.05mm x 36.1mm | 8.205cm x 3.61cm

7-in-1 Sensor Kit – Use and Applications

  1. UV Sensor - Ultraviolet Sensor for outdoor UV detection, germicidal lamps, and UV tester
  2. Flame Sensor – Flame spectrum sensitivity for fire alarms, fire detection, and firefighting robots
  3. Temp-Humidity Sensor – DHT11 temperature-humidity Sensor for detecting ambient temperature and humidity
  4. Soil Moisture Sensor – Fork-Shaped sensor for detecting moisture level of a flowerpot, soil, and watering system
  5. Infrared Reflective Sensor – Infrared Transceiver for applications required IR sensitivity such as pipeline counter, robot path tracking, avoiding and detection obstacles
  6. Sound Sensor – onboard Audio Power Amplifier LM386 for detecting ambient sound and measuring sound level
  7. Rotation Sensor – Useful for apps and devices requiring rotation detection (clockwise / anti-clockwise) and industrial control requiring smart positioning

Items Included

  • 1x Edge Connector Breakout Expansion Board
  • 1x BBC micro:bit
  • 1x UV Sensor
  • 1x Flame Sensor
  • 1x Temp-Humidity Sensor
  • 1x Soil Moisture Sensor
  • 1x Infrared Reflective Sensor
  • 1x Sound Sensor
  • 1x Rotation Sensor
  • 1x Jumper Wire 5-Pin Custom Connector
  • 3x Jumper Wires 4-Pin Custom Connector
  • 3x Jumper Wires 3-Pin Custom Connector
  • 1x Type-A to Micro-B USB Cable


  • The color of BBC micro:bit is selected randomly. We do not entertain orders for specified color.

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