Particle Photon KIT

Particle Photon KIT


Photon Kit, contains a Photon with headers, a breadboard and some components to get started. More information in the description.

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The Photon kit includes:

  • 1 Photon with already welded headers
  • 1 half-size breadboard
  • 1 USB-Micro B cable
  • 1 red LED 3mm
  • 1 photoresistor
  • 2 resistors 220Ohm 5% & frac14; Watt

Photon is the development board for the Internet of Things (IoT) created by Particle (originally Spark). The first thing to say about this product is that, once out of the box, it takes 5 minutes to connect it to the internet via WiFi and control it via an app available for free for iOS (8.0 version up) and Android (4.0.3 version up). And this is only the beginning. Thanks to the services offered by internet sites such as (free) you will be able to receive notifications on your smartphone when the conditions you set will be verified, perhaps related to the values ​​detected by the sensors you decide to connect. The Photon can be reprogrammed with the Arduino language remotely, via the web platform available at or by using the IDE that can be downloaded for free from , just an internet connection.

Technical data:
  • Wi-Fi Particle PØ Module
    • Broadcom BCM43362 Wi-Fi chip
    • 802.11b / g / n Wi-Fi
    • STM32F205 120Mhz ARM Cortex M3
    • 1MB flash, 128KB RAM
  • RGB status LEDs
  • 18 Mixed-signal GPIO
  • open source design
  • Real-time Operating System (FreeRTOS)
  • Soft AP setup
  • FCC, CE and IC certificate
Producer's page 
Quick guide and technical documentation
Particle IDE 
Particle Web IDE

Additional information

Weight 0.05 kg
Dimensions 5 × 1 × 3 cm

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