The BBC micro:bit is a mini codeable computer with motion detection, a built-in compass, LED display, and Bluetooth technology.
Measuring just 4cm by 5cm, it is tiny and with plenty of coding resources available it’s incredibly easy to use. Start learning to code and making a simple Microbit project within seconds! If you’re new to coding, the BBC micro:bit is the perfect place to start your journey into understanding hardware and software.
micro:bit is versatile allowing you to connect it to other devices, sensors, kits, and objects. It’s also a springboard to more complex coding and learning that you can do with kits and boards like littleBits and the Raspberry Pi.
3 Digital/Analgue input/output rings
Power port ring
25 individually programmable LEDs
2 programmable buttons
23-bit ARM Cortex M0+ CPU
Bluetooth Smart Antenna
Accelerometer and compass
20-pin edge connector