DFRobot kits and SBCs for IoT development (ElectronicsWeekly) – Electronics Weekly


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The company will stock more than 140 DFRobot products, including:

Gravity Series: Solderless modular plug-and-play electronics toolkit with expansion modules compatible with Ardunio and micro:bit. Modules include the Ardunio moisture sensor, Ardunio pH water quality sensor and infrared human body sensors which can measure heart rate, UV and motion. Amongst associated information comes wiring and construction assistance, sample code and schematics.

LattePanda: Palm-sized Windows 10 or Linux single-board computers with an Arduino-compatible co-processor for physical computing. An enterprise edition featuring Windows 10 Enterprise LTSB is available to support more complex projects. Accessories including touch displays, cables, cooling fans and cases.

Farnell-LattePanda-Alpha864sAt the top end is the LattePanda Alpha 864s (left) complete with activated Win10 Pro (supports Linux if needed) with an Intel 8th generation m3-8100Y CPU (1.1 – 3.4GHz dual-core), Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4 and 5GHz), dual band Bluetooth 4.2, Gigabit Ethernet and an Arduino Leonardo co-processor.

“The increasing adoption of IoT technology and related devices is driving the use of SBCs in electronics design,” said Farnell head of SBCs Lee Turner. “DFRobot offers unrivalled compatibility and integration with many of the world’s leading SBCs. Farnell’s global availability and support for the complete range of LattePanda boards gives our customers confidence when sourcing components for product development.”

Farnell DFrobot storefront

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