PlayGround for BBC Micro:Bit (Microbit)
We have 5 units in our Sydney Warehouse available for immediate dispatch.
We can get a further 100 units in Australia from 4tronix. If you order today, we can dispatch this stock between Jul 16, 2020 - Jul 25, 2020.
This is an exciting new way to use your BBC micro:bit, without requiring crocodile clips which can be difficult for small people to use.
Also, this new approach allows the use of a single cable for most addons, instead of 3 crocodile clips
See 4tronix blog for detailed usage and programming information
Note that not every Gizmo is compatible with the BBC micro:bit. Currently, only the Motor Gizmo cannot be used with micro:bit, all other Gizmos work fine.
Many Gizmos are already available and more are on the way. Each Gizmo connects directly to the Playground with usually one connection cable (Traffic Lights uses 3 cables, one for each colour). As with our Crumbs, the Gizmos are colour coded: