micro:bit is a pocket-sized codable computer that is simple and easy to use. The versatility of the Micro:Bit allows it to be scaled from ages young as 8 years old, all the way through to university and beyond. Thanks to this affordable platform students all over the World are able to learn the skills of the future such as, critical thinking, problem solving and entrepreneurship.
It is a known fact that 65% of children will have jobs that haven’t even been created yet, without these skills developed through ‘hands-on’ learning the students of today will not be prepared for these jobs. The ease of use of this platform allows it be used across the curriculum not only in STEAM & STEM. The microbit board can be programmed via USB or Bluetooth using the app developed specifically for Micro bit to allow you interact with your board with ease.
- 32-bit ARM Cortex-M0 CPU
- 256KB Flash
- 16KB RAM
- 5×5 Red LED Array
- Two Programmable Buttons
- Onboard Light, Compass, Accelerometer and Temp Sensors
- BLE Smart Antenna
- Three Digital/Analog Input/Output Rings
- Two Power Rings 3V and GND
- 20-pin Edge Connector
- MicroUSB Connector
- JST-PH Battery Connector (Not JST-XH)
- Reset Button with Status LED