• Background information

    Raspberry Pi OS offers languages "Swiss High German" and "Walser" as well as time zone "Busingen"

    by Martin Jud

  • Guide

    Raspberry Pi tip – installing applications with Pi-Apps

    by Martin Jud

Development boards + Kits

Development boards and kits are the backbones of the prototyping world, offering electronic enthusiasts, educators, and developers a platform to create and experiment with interactive objects, learn about programming and electronics, or build complex projects like robots or IoT devices. These tools empower users to understand and harness the power of microcontrollers and processors for a variety of creative or practical applications. Be it for developing a new gadget, teaching coding and circuit design, or simply indulging in a fun hobby, development boards like the Arduino and Raspberry Pi are at the center of innovation and education in the world of technology.

When selecting a development board or kit, consider your project requirements and skill level. Beginners might look for starter kits that include comprehensive guides and basic components, while more experienced developers could prioritize processing power, I/O ports, and connectivity options such as USB, HDMI, Ethernet, and Wi-Fi. Think about what you want to achieve, whether it’s learning the basics of electronic circuits or developing a sophisticated piece of hardware. Additionally, assess the compatibility with sensors, actuators, and shields to expand the capabilities of your chosen board. An important consideration is the programming environment and languages supported by the board, as this can greatly influence the ease of use and flexibility for different projects.

In our collection, you'll find top brands that have become synonymous with quality and versatility in the development board arena. Arduino, for instance, offers its highly acclaimed Starter Kit in German, an excellent choice for those embarking on their journey into electronics and coding. For more advanced users, the Raspberry Pi stands out with its New Raspberry Pi 5 with an impressive 8GB RAM, enabling complex computations and multitasking. Flipper Zero, an innovative multi-tool device, is tailored for hardware hacking and scanning different kinds of signals. HutoPi brings you the Raspberry Pi 4 4GB Starter Kit, a powerful and comprehensive package for both education and professional projects. Last but not least, Purecrea's 9V 1000mA power supply AC/DC adapter ensures your devices receive a reliable power source, an often-overlooked yet essential aspect of any electronics endeavor. Explore these options and more to find the development board or kit that best suits your creative and technical needs.