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Our Classic Product: The Maple Mini

This microcontroller board has most of the same essentials as the original full sized Maple, but in a smaller breadboard-friendly form factor. At the center of the Maple Mini is a 72MHz ARM Cortex-M3 chip, which can be programmed using either our simple graphical integrated development environment or existing industry-standard toolchains. For those who love and are familiar with Arduino, the Maple is offered in an physically-compatible format, complete with pin layouts and a graphic programming environment.  Read more »

maple mini with breadboard
  • Dual I2C and SPI ports
  • 3 USART Serial ports
  • 7-channel DMA
  • Low power and sleep modes
  • Dimensions: 2.02" x 0.72"
  • Starting price: $35 from distributors
  • Extensive documentation
  • STM32F103RCBT6: a 32-bit ARM Cortex-M3 microprocessor at 72Mhz
  • 20KB RAM and 128KB Flash
  • Dedicated USB port for programming and communications
  • 34 General Purpose pins
  • 9 Analog inputs at 12-bit resolution
  • 12 PWM pins at 16-bit resolution

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