Harnessing the power of the 8-core Propeller microcontroller is now easier than ever before. The built-in Propeller P8X32A programming system is pre-wired to the most popular peripherals, making experimenting fast and fun.
Supported by the new Propeller C Learning System that includes a programming tool and a suite of tutorials featuring simple circuits and libraries with code samples for core devices and sensors, multicore programming has never been simpler.
Qualified teachers may request a free sample. Please send an email with your name, school, title, school district, and shipping address from your school email to [email protected].
XBee socket - control or receive data from your invention wirelessly
microSD card holder - log sensor data or play sound files
Mini audio/stereo jack - listen to WAV files, sound effects, or synthesized speech
3-pin headers - quickly connect servos, serial LCDs, etc.
Breadboard - build and rebuild circuits without soldering (or desoldering!)
A/D and D/A converters - read or set the voltages for battery monitoring or sensors
Power via USB or power supply/battery pack - the choice is yours
8-core Propeller P8X32A-Q44 microcontroller
18 Propeller I/O fully free
64 KB I2C EEPROM
5 MHz crystal oscillator
microSD card slot
1/8" mini stereo-audio jack
XBee socket with DO, DI, RTS, CTS access
Breadboard with 34 5-socket rows
3-pin servo ports, jumper-select 5 V or VIN
12-bit 4-channel SPI ADC with 5 V reference\-
2-channel D/A, 0-3.3 V
2.1 mm center-positive power jack
Auto-selects between USB or external power
Built-in USB over-current protection
Power requirements: 6-9 VDC from an external power supply, or 5 V from a USB port
Communication: USB mini-B (onboard serial over USB)
Dimensions: 4.0 x 3.05 x 0.625 in (10.16 x 7.75 x 1.59 cm)
Operating temp range: +32 to +158 °F (0 to +70 °C)