Need to be able to power your micro:bit for longer? Got a blinking micro:bit due to connected motors or lights drawing too much power?
The MonkMakes Power for micro:bit is a regulator that lets you use higher voltage batteries or power supplies without hurting your micro:bit. It takes a 2.1mm plug, found on power supplies or use our terminal adapter to connect a suitable battery source.
Example use cases include:
- You need a portable power supply that lasts longer than the standard 2 x AAA battery pack
- Using the micro:bit to power a few more RGB LEDs or running a pump for a self-watering plant
- Safely running micro:bits off larger AC adapters
- Regulating a variable power supply, such as solar panels
The following accessories will work with the Power for micro:bit:
..and many more!