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BBC Micro: Bit (Single Board Only)

SKU: 01MICROBIT

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  • Regular price $17.95


This BBC micro:bit is a single board computer. It has 1x BBC micro:bit and quick start guide in a single retail pack, this is the ideal option for makers to get started creating BBC micro:bit projects and inventing solutions. The BBC micro:bit is a pocket sized computer that user can code, customize and control to bring users' digital ideas, games and apps to life. Measuring 1.97" x 1.57", this board is designed to be fun and easy to use. The BBC micro:bit is completely programmable. That means each of its LEDs can be individually programmed as can its buttons, inputs and outputs, accelerometer, magnetometer and Bluetooth smart technology (connect the micro:bit to other micro:bits, devices, phones, tablets, cameras and other everyday objects). It has 5x5 LED matrix with 25 red LEDs to light up and can display animated patterns, scrolling text and alphanumeric characters.

Key Features

  • 32bit ARM cortex-M0 CPU microprocessor
  • Users can create anything from games and animations to scrolling stories at school and home
  • Two programmable buttons for games controller or control music on a smart phone
  • On-board motion detector or 3-axis digital accelerometer that can detect movement
  • 20 pin edge connector (connects to devices such as Raspberry Pi, Arduino, Galileo and Kano)
  • Micro-USB controller (controlled by a separate processor, presents to computer as a memory stick)
  • Five ring I/O including power (PWR), ground (GRD) and 3 x I/O
  • System LED x 1 yellow, system push button switch x 1, system push button switch x 1
  • Five ring I/O including power (PWR), ground (GRD) and 3 x I/O
  • Please Note: Important: The micro:bit does not include any cables or power sources. Board only. Colors may vary