Designed for teachers and students...

It's Easy...

86% of students said BBC micro:bit made Computer Science more interesting

It's Impactful...

85% of teachers agree it has made ICT/Computer Science more enjoyable for their students

It's Inclusive...

70% more girls said they would choose Computing as a school subject after using a the micro:bit


Introducing the new BBC micro:bit

Now with a built-in speaker and microphone! An updated device with all of the same great features, offering easier ways to use sound and touch to get creative in the classroom.

What’s new:

  • On board speaker
  • MEMs Microphone with LED indicator
  • Touch sensitive logo
  • Built-in sleep/off mode that means the board can be powered-down with batteries connected
  • Discrete regulator that can supply up to 200mA of current to external accessories

The new BBC micro:bit V2 will be available from mid-November, 2020

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The perfect platform for education

Micro:bit around the World:

  • Inspired - hear what the teachers made of the micro:bit following the BBC’s initiative to give 1 million to school children in the now
  • Singapore to use micro:bit to teach coding to 100,000 school more
  • Icelandic Government gives micro:bit to all primary school students in sixth and seventh more
  • Dutch students learning ICT with now (in Dutch)
  • Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella checks out the micro:bit computer at a school in now

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