BBC Micro: The bit microcontroller board was distributed to one million students in the UK so they could learn programming at an early age. It has become very popular and many expansion boards and accessories have seen daylight.
BBC Micro: The bit has become very popular and all kinds of expansion boards, tools and accessories have seen daylight. It measures approximately 5 to 4 cm and features two push buttons, a 5×5 LED matrix and a touch sensor. It has a 3-axis accelerometer and a 3-axis magnetometer, and it has a microphone and a small speaker. The brain of the group is an nRF52833 ARM Cortex-M4 processor from the Nordic semiconductor, with built-in Bluetooth.
Easy to use
For more advanced users, BBC Micro: Bit is a cheap, small but powerful microcontroller card with sensors for Bluetooth and IoT applications.
Watch this video to learn more about BBC Micro: Bit.
Translation: Hans Adams
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