Microbit and LDR example

A photoresistor (or light-dependent resistor, LDR, or photocell) is a light-controlled variable resistor. The resistance of a photoresistor decreases with increasing incident light intensity;...

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...

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 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...

Microbit and an AD keypad

I purchased this module as part of a microcontroller kit, its an interesting little module as it has 16 buttons but with only 1 I/O...

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 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: ...

Microbit tune selector example

This example melds together our Microbit and an AD keypad and our Microbit built in tunes and allows you to play a different tune based on a key...

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...

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...