MicroElektronika (mikroE) is a dynamic forward thinking embedded systems development tools company with its headquarters in Belgrade.
The company is unique by producing complete development tool suites; ranging from compilers, debuggers, development platforms and training materials for a wide range of microcontroller families including ARM Cortex, AVR, PIC, PIC32, dsPIC and FT90x architectures. Support is also directly available for a huge range of peripheral devices including displays, video cameras, temperature probes and multi-axis gyroscopes and accelerometers by the provision of low-cost Click Modules. Their objective is to make the transition for the developer to a new architecture as simple and efficient as possible. It achieves this by providing software library support and working examples for all supported interfaces and development systems.
MikroElektronika (mikroE) have been chosen as the development tool company of choice by many major semiconductor manufacturers as they appreciate the use of mikroE tools will speed up development of new projects. They are recognised third-party development partners of companies such as Atmel, Cypress, Microchip, STMicroelectronics, Texas Instruments and official consultants to others including NXP.
Clicker 2 for PIC18FJ
The clicker 2 for PIC18FJ is a fast click board two-seater that lets user move from idea to prototype, and all the way to the final product. It has two mikroBUS sockets that are used to exploit the huge potential of click boards. Add a new click board into the socket and you get a new functionality added to the design. With a wide range of click boards available, the combination possibilities are numerous.
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Clicker 2 for PIC32MX
Blend different functionalities together and quickly build new and original gadgets using the clicker 2 for PIC32MX board. The click board two-seater for PIC32MX is a compact development board driven by a 32-bit PIC32MX460F512L MCU from Microchip, operates at 80 MHz/105DMIPS, and has 512+12KB of program memory and 32KB of RAM. This clicker 2 board includes two mikroBUS sockets that allow user to plug in any two add-on click boards with unique functionalities and features. The board also has two indication LEDs, two general purpose buttons, a reset button, a USB Mini-B connector, a li-polymer battery connector, and an on/off switch. To assist in interfacing with external electronics, a mikroProg connector and a 2x26 pinout is provided.
The user can supply power to the clicker 2 for PIC32MX board with either a Mini-B USB cable or using a Li-Polymer battery, via on-board battery connector. It comes preprogramed with a fast USB HID bootloader, which enable user to load code into it without requiring an external programmer. However, the user can also program the MCU using external programmer using on-board pads for installing a header compatible with the mikroProg for PIC.
An LTC3586-1 power management IC allows charging of a connected battery via USB and delivers 3.3V or 5V to the add-on boards. The mikroBUS host connectors each consist of two 1?
Clicker 2 for STM32
Put together different click boards and invent fully functional standalone gadgets with utmost ease using the clicker 2 for STM32. This clicker 2 board is a fast and compact click board two seater equipped with STM32F407VGT6 32-bit ARM Cortex-M4 microcontroller and two mikroBUS host sockets to provide user with unlimited possibilities to come up with new and original inventions.
The microcontroller is preprogrammed with a fast USB HID mikroBootloader. However, programming the microcontroller can be also done using an external mikroProg for STM32 programmer and mikroProg Suite for ARM software, or using the ST-LINK V2 programmer and mikroProg Suite for ARM software. It comes with an on-board LTC3586-2 power management and battery charger IC that provides an independent, steady power supply to the microcontrollers RTC from the li-polymer battery or USB even when the user push the reset button or toggle the On/Off switch.
This pocket-sized board features the same pair of 1x26 connection pads as mikromedia boards. The mikroBUS host connectors consist of two 1?
CO (Carbon Monoxide) Click Board
CO click is a simplified way of adding a highly sensitive carbon monoxide (CO) sensor to the user
Color 2 Click Board
The Color 2 Click Board is a compact add-on board that allow the user to introduce colour sensing functionality to the design. It features an ISL29125 RGB colour light sensor that aids user to detect red, green and blue in a variety of lighting conditions. It outputs data from 5.7m lux-10,000 lux, providing an accurate spectral response by converting colours into 12 or 16-bit data. The user can select the range (narrower vs. wider bandwidth) and output resolution (12 vs. 16 bit). Featuring an integrated ADC, the Color 2 click rejects 50Hz and 60Hz flicker from artificial light sources. Along with that, ISL29125 chip has an IR blocking filter, which means it can reliably operate under dark glass covers. Color 2 click communicates with the target microcontroller through the mikroBUS I2C interface (SCL and SDA pins). A programmable interrupt pin provides additional functionality. It works using a 3.3V power supply only.
Color 2 click is an ideal choice for ambient light colour detector, dynamic display colour balancing, OLED display aging compensation, printer colour enhancement and many more.
Color Click Board
Add color sensing functionality to your device with the mikroE Color Click Board. This compact accessory board employs TCS3471 color light-to-digital converter sensor, three NPN resistor-equipped transistors, as well as RGB LED diode. With a resolution up to 16 bits, the TCS3471 color light sensor provides red, green, blue, and clear light sensing (RGBC) that detects light intensity under a variety of lighting conditions and through a variety of attenuation materials. Color click uses the mikroBUS I2C lines (SDA and SCK) to communicate with the target microcontroller, and uses 3 digital output lines to drive RGB LED. Featuring a programmable interrupt function, it reduces micro-processor interrupt overhead. The board is designed to use a 3.3V power supply only.
In the absence of any light source, RGB LED provides light for illumination of objects. Color click is an ideal choice for RGB LED backlight control, light color temperature monitor, industrial process control, medical diagnostic equipment, healthcare/medical, and many more.
Compact Flash Board
The Compact Flash Board is a compactly designed development board designed to be compatible with CompactFlash cards. It is used to connect a development board to any compact flash memory card using IDC10 connectors provided on flat cables. The CompactFlash Board uses a parallel communication interface to provide fast data transfer between the CF memory card and input/output pins of the microcontroller provided on the development system. This CF board enable user to create an interface to CF cards or PCMCIA cards in CompactFlash form. It provides complete PCMCIA-ATA functionality and compatibility.
Some prominent consumer electronics companies have also produced next-generation CF technology products for consumer market. The onboard LED indicator denotes the power status. It is designed to use a 5V power supply only.
Comparator Click Board
The Comparator click from MikroElektronika is a voltage comparator on a click add-on board carrying LM2903 chip. This LM2903 IC features two independent voltage comparators, two pairs of screw terminals (additional two screw terminals are for GND connections), and two potentiometers.
It can be used with either single or dual power supply over a wide range of voltages. The screw terminals allow the user to connect separate inputs, while the two potentiometers, placed between the screw terminals and the IC, configure the set point voltage. Each input has its own interrupt pin on the socket, i.e., one through the mikroBUS INT pin, the other in place of the default mikroBUS AN pin. The Comparator click is designed to use either a 3.3V or a 5V power supply.
Compass Click Board
Now add compass to your design using the new Compass click board from MikroElektronika to your design. This accessory board incorporates an ultra-compact LSM303DLHC e-compass module that showcases low power consumption and high performance. The module has a 3D digital linear acceleration sensor and a 3D digital magnetic sensor. It also features 3 magnetic field channels and 3 acceleration channels. Compass click provides a 16-bit data output through I2C serial bus interface.
Designed to just plug directly into a mikroBUS socket after soldering the header pins, the module features two independent programmable interrupt generators meant for free-fall and motion detection. The IC interface transmits readings, which are processed, and used to determine the earth's magnetic north pole. Compass Click communicates with the target board MCU through the mikroBUS I2C (SDA, SCL), INT and RST lines.
It makes an ideal choice for a range of applications, including a compensated compass, position detection, map rotation, pedometer, display orientation, and many more. It is designed to support 3.3V power supply only.
Introduce fast and exceptional quality graphics even on 8-bit microcontrollers with little RAM and Flash using ConnectEVE. The board components include a FT800Q graphic controller and a 480x272 pixel 4.3" TFT colour display AT043B35 with LED backlight. Twelve components (widgets) supported by FT800Q chip, transparency support, anti-aliasing and other features will make your designs shine. Featuring 3-in-1 functionality including display, audio, and touch operations, the ConnectEVE board is primarily designed to be used as an additional display on MikroElektronika Easy development boards. The display is driven by a HX8257 display controller that delivers unparalleled graphic performance with each pixel displaying 262K different colours.
To provide input functionality, the TFT display is covered with a resistive touch panel. The ConnectEVE board has two headers (2x5 and 1x10) for simple connection with other development boards and peripheral devices. Furthermore, it has mounting holes to the corners for simple integration.
Counter Click Board
The Counter Click is an accessory board designed to keep the DC motor shafts in check. Featuring the LS7366R quadrature counter, Counter click board uses the mikroBUS SPI interface (CSK, MISO, MOSI), plus enable (CNT EN) and interrupt (LFLAG or DFLAG) pins for communication with the target board microcontroller. The 32-bit quadrature counter is to be used with a rotary encoder to quantify the speed and direction of rotation of DC motor shafts. It enables the user to calculate the number of rotations of a shaft precise when things get blur to the naked human eye. The rotary encoder on a DC motor outputs ENCA and ENCB signals which are out of phase to each other. For decoding the signal, the other end of these wires is connected to the pinout on the top of the board for interfacing with incremental encoders. In addition to ENCA and ENB, the pinout aboard the Counter click also an ENCI pin, which is a programmable index. The board is designed to operate using either a 3.3V or 5V power supply.
Counter click is an ideal choice for applications that include measurement of the direction and RPM of DC motor shafts.
Current Click Board
The mikroE Current Click is a complete electric current measurement solution that supports bandwidth up to 500 kHz. This add-on board includes a high-speed, voltage output INA196 current shunt monitor, a 12-bit resolution MCP3201 ADC, a low-dropout, micropower MAX6106 voltage reference, as well as two onboard screw terminals.
The package includes four shunts with different values: 0.05