Microbit built in tunes

For the purposes of education and entertainment, the module contains several example tunes that are expressed as Python lists. They can be used like...

Microbit temperature in python

The BBC micro:bit does not have a dedicated temperature sensor. Instead, the temperature provided is actually the temperature of the silicon die on the...

Microbit and a buzzer examples

MicroPython on the BBC micro:bit comes with a powerful music and sound module. It’s very easy to generate bleeps and bloops from the device...

Micro:bit accelerometer Micropython example

The micro:bit has an accelerometer on board, you can see this in the picture below When you flash the program, you should see a reading of...

Microbit and Neopixel examples

The neopixel module lets you use Neopixel (WS2812) individually addressable RGB LED strips with the Microbit. Note to use the neopixel module, you need...

MicroBit push button and display image example

A simple example using the 2 buttons (a and b), pressing them will display one of the built in images on th 5x5 LED...

Micro:bit compass example in micropython

The micro:bit also has a compass (magnetometer) The compass has to be calibrated before it can give accurate readings. Calibration involves moving a dot to...

Microbit basic serial port example

In this example we will create a VB.net program that will read data from the serial port, in this case a Microbit connected to...

force sensitive resistor example

A force-sensing resistor is a material whose resistance changes when a force or pressure is applied. Force-sensing resistors consist of a conductive polymer, which changes...

Microbit RGB led examples

Here are another couple of RGB led examples for the Micro:bit Layout     Code The first example just shows some extra colour combinations from microbit import * while True: ...