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BBC Micro:bit Pocket Sized Codeable Computer

<P>The BBC micro:bit is an educational platform which is perfect for learning the basics of coding and getting started with embedded computing. It's a low cost but feature-packed device that will inspire both students and teachers to get excited, engaged and enthralled by STEM education.</P><P>micro:bit can be programmed using a number of different graphical and text-based programming languages which are completely free to access &ndash; just visit <A href="https://www.microbit.co.uk/">www.microbit.co.uk</A> and click "Create Code". Programs can be downloaded via a USB cable or over Bluetooth 4.0 from a compatible mobile device.</P><P>micro:bit is available <A href="/Catalogue/Product/75-0115"><STRONG><U>on its own</U> </STRONG></A>or as part of a <A href="/Catalogue/Product/75-0116"><STRONG><U>complete package</U></STRONG></A>.</P>
  • Key features:
  • 5 x 5 LED matrix display
  • 2x tactile switch button inputs
  • Electronic compass
  • Accelerometer
  • 3x input/output rings
  • Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity
  • Available on its own or as part of a complete package
Colour supplied may vary.
Order codeMftrs Part No.
75-0115BBC Micro:bitmicro:bit only
75-0116BBC Micro:bit KitComplete package


22 July 2016 Question by: Mr colin durrans
Q. do you stock suitable edge connectors for these?
A. Hi Colin, thank you for your question. We do not have an edge connector for this product unfortunately.