“CircuitPython is Adafruit’s version of MicroPython. We like it here at SparkFun because of it’s support for the SAMD based microcontrollers. If you’re not familiar with CircuitPython then I encourage you to check Adafruit’s website for more information. We’ve provided two different CircuitPython builds for the Qwiic Micro in the Qwiic Micro’s hardware repo, one for those of you have soldered the flash chip sold on SparkFun and one for those without flash chip.”
Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.
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