Saturday, April 29, 2023
HomeComputer HardwarePi-Powered Microcontroller is a Lego Astronaut with an RGB Match

Pi-Powered Microcontroller is a Lego Astronaut with an RGB Match

Raspberry Pi and also Lego have a lengthy background with each other. Not just have actually numerous manufacturers developed Raspberry Pi tasks that use Lego blocks, yet there’s likewise the Raspberry Pi Construct HAT which enables you to regulate electric motors and also sensing units from every person’s favored single-board computer system. The upcoming FigPi microcontroller takes this union to the following degree utilizing Raspberry Pi silicon (an RP2040 cpu) on a circuit card that looks similar to a Lego minifig astronaut.

The FigPi is the creation of Ben Shockley, a designer that has actually currently produced a comparable microcontroller board called the Mini SAM M4 that’s powered by an Atmel SAMD51G19A CPU. He offers the Mini SAM M4 for $25 to $30 on his website, (opens up in brand-new tab) in an option of black, red, eco-friendly, purple or blue shades. Shockley has yet to reveal prices or accessibility of the FigPi, having actually teased the brand-new board using his Mastodon account


Most Popular

Recent Comments