This is CircuitPython 8.2.0, the latest minor revision of CircuitPython, and is a new stable release.
WARNING for nRF52 boards only: If your board has an nRF52 UF2 bootloader whose version is before 0.6.1, you will not be able to load CircuitPython 8.2.0 and later. The 8.2.0 firmware is larger than what the older bootloaders can handle. See these instructions for updating your bootloader.
Notable changes to 8.2.0 since 8.1.0
Continued enhancement of synthio.
Download from circuitpython.org
Firmware downloads are available from the downloads page on circuitpython.org. The site makes it easy to select the correct file and language for your board.
CircuitPython has a number of “ports” that are the core implementations for different microcontroller families. Stability varies on a per-port basis. As of this release, these ports are consider stable (but see Known Issues below):
Thank you to all who used, tested, and contributed since 8.1.0, including the contributors above, and many others on GitHub and Discord. Join us on the Discord chat to collaborate.
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