micro:bit go - Starter Kit


micro:bit go - Starter Kit

  • Vendor:BBC
Availability: In Stock
  • BBC micro:bit is a BBC initiative to get kids in the UK coding. A royalty from the sale of this BBC micro:bit merchandise helps promote digital creativity amongst young people in the UK.

    The BBC micro:bit is a pocket-sized computer that you can code, customize and control to bring your digital ideas, games and apps to life.

    Starter Kit Contents:

    • micro:bit
    • MicroUSB cable
    • Battery Holder

    Engineer/Maker description:

    Micro:bit features:

    • Multiple sensors
    • Programmed via software via USB
    • Multiple platform support Windows, iOS, tablet, mobile
    • Open Source hardware (OSHW)

    Top Side

    • 3 Digital/Analogue input/output rings
    • Power port ring
    • Ground ring
    • 25 individually programmable LEDs
    • 2 programmable buttons

    Bottom Side

    • 32-bit ARM Cortex M0+ CPU
    • Bluetooth Smart Antenna
    • Accelerometer and compass
    • MicroUSB
    • 20-pin edge connector
    • Battery connector

    Child Friendly application/descriptions:

    • Detects motion and direction - Shake the BBC micro:bit to play the classic Paper, scissors, stone game. Navigate around your local park with the onboard compass.
    • Control games using the 2 buttons
    • Flash messages or animations across the 25 programmable lights
    • Connect the BBC micro:bit to your phone using Bluetooth wireless technology to take selfies without touching your phone
    • Add a speaker to one of three connecting rings to play sounds or music.
    Technical Details


    EAN: 5055652905956