These breakouts are three in one: an ATtinyxxx development board, a seesaw board, and a STEMMA QT I2C controller or peripheral! This mini development board lets you design with ATtinyxxx, or acts as a little I2C-controlled friend to do all the timing-sensitive things many microcontrollers and microcomputers are not good at.
The Adafruit ATtiny Breakouts with seesaw guide has been updated to include the new ATtiny816 and ATtiny1616 versions of the breakout. There is a new Pinouts page, a page on using a UPDI programmer for advanced users and new resources on the Downloads page.
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