Calliope mini SEPTEMBER SALE!

Calliope Mini Kit

C$ 57.00

(C$ 12.00 shipping)

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The kit comes with the board, USB cable, elastic band, battery holder and some very lovely stickers. (batteries are not included)

Component that are the similar to the micro:bit

  • Nordic nRF51822 Multi-protocol Bluetooth® 4.0 low energy / 2.4GHz RF SoC
    • 32-bit ARM Cortex M0 processor (16MHz)
    • 16kB RAM
    • 256kB Flash
    • Bluetooth low energy
  • 5x5 LED matrix display
  • USB Micro B connection (programming and power supply)
  • JST battery connector (3.3V)
  • 2 programmable buttons
  • PWM outputs
  • NXP KL26z (USB UART and programming interface chip)
  • Serial interface (USB + configurable ports)
  • 4 analog inputs
  • 8-11 Input / Output Connections (depending on software configuration)
  • SPI + I2C

Components that are new or different:

  • Instead edge-connect pads on the bottom of the board, like micro:bit, Calliope Mini's has a circular star design, with alligator pads on 6 corners for easy connection.
  • Full 9 degree of freedom IMU with Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Magnetometer (Bosch BMX055) - the micro:bit has only accelerometer and magnetometer, and they are different/separate chips.
  • MEMS Microphone for audio input
  • DC Motor Driver (TI DRV8837) to drive a single DC motor or solenoid
  • Piezo Speaker
  • RGB LED (WS2812B NeoPixel)
  • 2 x Grove connectors (I2C + serial / analog)



Exploration Kit (3 Calliope minis)

C$ 220.00

(C$ 12.00 shipping)

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3 Calliope minis. Lots of interesting projects that can be created using more than one Calliope mini. 


Club Calliope mini

Calliope mini Club Set

C$ 650.00

(C$ 0.00 shipping)

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10 Calliope minis.