New micro:bit

Details of the latest micro:bit revision and guidance for accessory makers, editor developers and content producers

Using Mu with the latest micro:bit V2
The third-party Mu editor now supports the original and latest micro:bit devices. You can read about the latest release on the Mu blog and downlo...
Tue, 16 Mar, 2021 at 3:48 PM
Using radio with micro:bit V1 and micro:bit V2
In order to transmit radio data between board versions, eg sending and receiving between a micro:bit V1 and V2, you will first need set the radio group. ...
Mon, 4 Jan, 2021 at 10:12 AM
Can I disable or turn off the micro:bit microphone LED?
The microphone LED on the latest micro:bit is designed to let people know that monitoring and measuring sound is taking place, so it is not possible to disa...
Thu, 25 Mar, 2021 at 11:39 AM
Can I print out the micro:bit battery holder template?
When you buy the latest micro:bit with sound, the box includes a handy cardboard template that you can cut out and use to hold the micro:bit and b...
Mon, 17 May, 2021 at 10:53 AM
Identify the version number of the micro:bit in your program
If you need to determine the hardware revision of the micro:bit as part of your code, for example if your program uses a V2 API, but you still want it to ru...
Tue, 28 Sep, 2021 at 4:16 PM