The BBC micro:bit is a handheld, programmable micro-computer that can be used for all sorts of cool creations, from robots to musical instruments – the possibilities are endless.

It can be coded from any web browser in Blocks, Javascript, Python, Scratch and more; no software required.

This is how the micro:bit is presenting this little hardware packed with a lot of fun… and a lot of IOT goodies: LEDs, general purpose I/O pins, accelerometer, motion sensor,  temperature sensor, buttons, bluetooth and low level radio communication.

The key features:

  • LED display 5×5
  • KL36 ARM processor that implements the USB protocol
  • A combined 3 axes accelerometer and magnetometer – used as compass or as a magnetic field detector
  • Power supply: the power can be provided by 3 sources – the USB, the battery connector or the 3V on the edge connector
  • EDGE Connector: provides digital, analog, touch, pwm and serial communication

The micro:bit comes in the box with a USB cable and a case for 2 AAA batteries.

 

 


Choose your flavor from Amazon

and customize it in many ways:

1.8inch Colorful LCD Display Screen Module 160×128 , RGB 65K colors, ST7735S Driver for BBC micro:bit microbit FZ3233

Transparent Clear Acrylic Case Box Shell Enclosure Housing for BBC Micro:bit microbit FZ3143+FZ3241

Speaker Expansion Module with Alligator Clips for Arduino BBC micro:bit microbit Start Kit Music Player Kids Education FZ3231

Breadboard Onboard Transparent Protective Case for BBC Micro:bit Microbit DIY Python Graphical Programming

Robot:bit Robot Expansion Board Python for Microbit Micro:bit Scratch Python Programming without Lithium Battery

Silicone Case Protective Cover +Battry Holder Case 3V PH2.0 for 2pcs AAA Batteries+1m Micro USB Cable

micro:bit – learning with a bit of fun!
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