BBC2546862 Micro:bit go

Regular price $29.95

BBC micro:bit go single board computer

Get creative, get connected & get coding with the BBC micro:bit go. It is a complete set containing all the parts and four inspirational ideas to get started with the BBC micro:bit. The BBC micro:bit is a pocket sized computer that user can code, customize and control to bring user's digital ideas, games and apps to life.

Measuring 4cm by 5cm and 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.

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

Package Contents

1x BBC micro:bit, USB cable, Battery holder, 2x AAA batteries, Quick start guide.

  • A 5x5 LED matrix with 25 red LEDs to light up and can display animated patterns, scrolling text and alphanumeric characters
  • On-board motion detector or 3-AXIS digital accelerometer that can detect movement e.g. shake, tilt or free-fall and use it to control motion activated games
  • Two programmable buttons. Use them as a games controller, or control music on a smart phone
  • A built-in compass, 3D magnetometer to sense which direction you're facing and your movement in degrees and detect the presence of certain metals and magnets
  • Contents: 1 micro:bit, 1 USB cable, 1 battery holder, 2 x AAA batteries and start up guide