Raspberry Pi Pico

All you need to get started on your own projects are a few low-cost Picos plus some prototyping boards and jumper wires. You also find a logic analyzer handy and to build the projects outlined in the book some specific sensors, servos and motors.  Luckily all of these  items are readily available from Amazon.com and if you make a purchase via these links you won't pay any extra and we'll get a few cents.
Just click on the product pictures or text links to go direct to the product. 

Seeed Studio:

Single board 

Pack of 3

 

Vilros Basic Starter Kit

includes Raspberry Pi Pico Board, USB Cable to connect to Computer,3 AA Battery Holder to Power the Pico on the go, Pin header Set For RP Pico (Requires Soldering),Neoprene Parts Storage Case With Pocket,

 

Tools, Sensors, etc

 

 

 

Tools 

Logic Analyzer

HiLetgo USB Logic Analyzer 8 Channels 24MHz

LA2016 USB Logic Analyzer

16 Channels 200MHz sampling rate 

Solderless Prototype Board

 

          Amazon.com                        Amazon.co.uk

             Set of 4:                                           Set of 5: 
2 x 830 Point, 2 x 400 Point            3 x 830 Point 2 x 400 Point

 

 

 

Multicolored Dupont Wire

Elegoo EL-CP-004 120pcs:

40-pin male to female jumper wires, 40-pin male to male jumper wires,
40-pin female to female jumper wires, 
length approx 20 cm /8-inch. 

        Amazon.com                  Amazon.co.uk

Sensors

DHT22/AM2302 Digital Temperature and Humidity Sensor

 

        Amazon.com                  Amazon.co.uk

        DAOKI 5 pack               AZDelivery 5 pack

 

DS18B20 1-Wire Temperature Sensor                                                                                                                                                           

 

     Amazon.com                             Amazon.co.uk
                

      

 

MCP3008

10-Bit ADC with SPI (Pack of 4)

 

     Amazon.com                          Amazon.co.uk
                

 

DaFuRui 5Pcs SG90 Micro Servo Motor

ESP8266 ESP-01S 

Serial Wireless WLAN WiFi Transceiver Module 1MB 

 

 

        Amazon.com                        Amazon.co.uk

   MakerFocus 4 pack             AZDelivery 5 Pack

 

 

 

Useful Tools and Components Used In Projects

See the section Which Pi if you need help choosing from the wide range of Raspberry Pi products.

Luckily all of these recommended items are readily available from Amazon and if you make a purchase via these links you won't pay any extra and we'll get a few cents. Just click on the product pictures.

UK/Europe alternative

Click on picture for UK, follow links below for similar items in other countries

Raspberry Pi Zero WH

includes soldered header

Germany - Amazon.de

Spain - Amazon.es

Raspberry Pi Zero W Starter Kit

includes official case, header, usb adapter, hdmi adapter, heatsink

Germany - Amazon.de

Spain - Amazon.es

France - Amazon.fr

Canada - Amazon.ca

 

Raspberry Pi 4 Model B, 4GB 

UK 2GB - Amazon.co.uk

Germany 4GB - Amazon.de

France 4GB - Amazon.fr

Spain 4GB - Amazon.es

Canada - Amazon.ca

Raspberry Pi 4 Model B 8GB

LABISTS Raspberry Pi 4 8GB RAM Starter Kit

includes 64GB SD Card Preloaded with Raspbian, Cooling Fan, 5.1V 3A Type C On/off UK Edition Power Supply, Micro HDMI Cable x 2, Black Case

 

 

Germany - Amazon.de

France - Amazon.fr

Canada - Amazon.ca

 

 

LABISTS Raspberry Pi 4 4GB RAM Starter Kit

includes 32GB SD Card Preloaded with Raspbian, Cooling Fan, 5.1V 3A Type C On/off UK Edition Power Supply, Micro HDMI Cable x 2, Black Case

 

 

Germany - Amazon.de

France - Amazon.fr

Spain - Amazon.es

Canada - Amazon.ca

 

 

LABISTS Raspberry Pi 400 Computer Keyboard kit

4GB RAM and 16GB SD Card with Raspbian Preinstalled,Pi Keyboard, Wired Mouse, Micro HDMI Cable, Type-c Power Supply

 

 

 

Useful Tools and Components Used In Projects

 

Buy The Pi You Need 

See the section Which Pi?  in Chapter 1 if you need help choosing from the wide range of Raspberry Pi products.

Luckily all of these recommended items are readily available from Amazon and if you make a purchase via these links you won't pay any extra and we'll get a few cents. For Amazon.com, just click on the product pictures. Many of the products are available in other Amazon region and obtain local details click on the country names listed below the product pictures. Some alternative products are available from Amazon.co.uk and they are listed on  UK Raspberry Pi Resources.

Raspberry Pi Zero WH

includes soldered header

Canada - Amazon.ca

 

Vilros Raspberry Pi Zero W Basic Starter Kit

includes power supply & premium black case

Canada - Amazon.ca

Germany - Amazon.de

 

Raspberry Pi 4 Model B

1GB, 2GB and 4 GB options

UK 4GB - Amazon.co.uk

Canada 4GB - Amazon.ca

Germany 4GB - Amazon.de

France 4GB - Amazon.fr

Spain 4GB - Amazon.es

 

Raspberry Pi 4 Model B 8GB

Canada - Amazon.ca

 

 

CanaKit Raspberry Pi 4 Starter Pro Kit

Includes 32GB Samsung EVO+ Micro SD Card pre-loaded with NOOBS, USB MicroSD Card Reader, CanaKit Premium High-Gloss Raspberry Pi 4 Case with Integrated Fan Mount

 

 

Canada - Amazon.ca

Raspberry Pi 400 UK Version 

 

Raspberry Pi 3B+ 1GB

UK - Amazon.co.uk

Canada - Amazon.ca

Germany - Amazon.de

France - Amazon.fr

Spain - Amazon.es

 

 

 

Getting Started Templates For C/C++ Projects

MicroBit V1: https://github.com/I-Programmer-info/MicroBitV1   

MicroBit V2: https://github.com/I-Programmer-info/MicroBitV2  

More links are given in Useful Links section below  

 

Hardware

Luckily all of these recommended items are readily available from Amazon and if you make a purchase via these links you won't pay any extra and we'll get a few cents. Just click on the product pictures.

micro:bit V2

Vilros BBC Micro:bit V2 Project Starter Kit 

UK/Europe alternative micro:bit V2 Go

 

micro:bit V1

micro:bit BBC2546862 go, Original Version

kit includes 1 micro:bit, 1 USB cable, 1 battery holder, 2 AAA batteries

LANDZO Micro Bit Basic Kit

kit includes 1 micro:bit v1.5, official BBC Microbit-Breakout Board,  Battery Holder  (batteries NOT included), 6 alligator clips

 

 

Tools 

Logic Analyzer

HiLetgo USB Logic Analyzer 8 Channels 24MHz

LA2016 USB Logic Analyzer

16 Channels 200MHz sampling rate 

Solderless Prototype Board

 

          Amazon.com                        Amazon.co.uk

             Set of 4:                                           Set of 5: 
2 x 830 Point, 2 x 400 Point            3 x 830 Point 2 x 400 Point

 

 

Multicolored Dupont Wire

Elegoo EL-CP-004 120pcs:

40-pin male to female jumper wires, 40-pin male to male jumper wires,
40-pin female to female jumper wires, 
length approx 20 cm /8-inch. 

        Amazon.com                  Amazon.co.uk

Sensors

DHT22/AM2302 Digital Temperature and Humidity Sensor

 

        Amazon.com                  Amazon.co.uk

        DAOKI 5 pack               AZDelivery 5 pack

 

DS18B20 1-Wire Temperature Sensor                                                                                                                                                           

 

     Amazon.com                             Amazon.co.uk
                

      

MCP3008

10-Bit ADC with SPI (Pack of 4)

 

     Amazon.com                          Amazon.co.uk
                

 

DaFuRui 5Pcs SG90 Micro Servo Motor

ESP8266 ESP-01S 

Serial Wireless WLAN WiFi Transceiver Module 1MB 

 

        Amazon.com                        Amazon.co.uk

   MakerFocus 4 pack             AZDelivery 5 Pack

 

 

 

Useful Links 

I Programmer GitHub repository: https://github.com/I-Programmer-info

Template for MicroBit V1: https://github.com/I-Programmer-info/MicroBitV1

Template for MicroBit V2 https://github.com/I-Programmer-info/MicroBitV2  

GCC ARM cross compiler, arm-none-eabi-gcc

https://developer.arm.com/tools-and-software/open-source-software/developer-tools/gnu-toolchain/gnu-rm/downloads

Cmake: https://cmake.org/download/https://cmake.org/download/

Ninja: https://ninja-build.org/

VS Code: https://code.visualstudio.com/

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