micro:Maqueen Educational Robot Platform-w/o micro:bit

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  • Product Code: MICRO-MAQUEEN
  • Warranty Period: 12 months
Description

Note: From 14th Sept 2020 onwards, the packaging of the kit has changed to a durable plastic box. 

Note: micro:bit board and AAA batteries are NOT included.



Hi, I am Maqueen!



Hello, my name is Maqueen, is a graphical programming robot for STEM education, which inherits playability and simple operation of micro:bit. The Mini-body, interesting features and plug-and-play allow children to quickly learn graphic programming in entertaining, nurturing children's interest in science and logical thinking.

Suggest Age: 8 +



Maqueen is accessible to Mind+ Programming platform now. Mind+ is a Scratch3.0-based graphical programming platform from DFRobot, supporting python, Arduino and other programming platforms. At present, Mind+ has been applied to all kinds of sensors, modules and related educational products.

 

 

Best DIY Robot kit for beginners - micro:Bit

 

 

DFRobot micro Maqueen Motor and Line Sensor

 

 

Review video by Teacher of Computing:

 

Features
  • Support for Makecode now, will support Scratch and python later
  • Small size, flexible movement
  • All-metal miniature gear motor, good quality, a strong driving force
  • Line patrol, ambient light, LED lights, ultrasonic interface, buzzer, I2C interface, mechanical expansion screw hole, etc. ... full-featured, highly expandable
  • Exclusive customized POM bearing wheel, flexible and reliable, strong obstacle crossing ability
  • Easy to install, easy to use

Specifications:

  • Supply Voltage: 3.5V~5V DC ( Three AAA batteries or 3.6V~3.7V lithium battery )
  • Infrared Grayscale Sensor(High-low level) x 2
  • Buzzer x 1
  • Infrared Receiver (NEC decoder) x 1
  • LED Lights (High-low level control) x 2
  • RGB Ambient Light (16 million colors) x 4
  • SR04, SR04P Ultrasonic Interface(5V) x 1
  • IIC Interface (3.3V) x 1
  • Gravity Extension Interfaces (P1, P2) x 2
  • N20 All-metal Gear Motor x 2
  • Motor Reduction Ratio: 1:150
  • Maximum Rotate Speed: 133 rpm
  • Motor Drive Mode: PWM motor drive
  • Bracket and Protective Cover Extension M3 Screw Hole x 6
  • Programming Method: Makecode graphical programming, Mind graphical programming (based on Scratch 3.0)
  • Dimension: 81mm x 85 mm x 44mm/3.19 x 3.35 x 1.73in
  • Weight: 75.55g
Packing List
  • 1 x micro: Maqueen

Note: micro:bit and the AAA sized batteries are not included

Resources
Q & A (6)
Hi. What's the difference with this one Tiny:bit smart robot car for micro:bit Kits? Can function with bluetooth remote control? ( LAU HUI YIN , 14/11/2022 )
Hi, both uses microbit microcontroller.Let me brief about the differences between these two :Micro Maqueen :DF Robot ProductThe board is different as you can see in the product pageSpecifications:
  • Supply Voltage: 3.5V~5V DC ( Three AAA batteries or 3.6V~3.7V lithium battery )
  • Infrared Grayscale Sensor(High-low level) x 2
  • Buzzer x 1
  • Infrared Receiver (NEC decoder) x 1
  • LED Lights (High-low level control) x 2
  • RGB Ambient Light (16 million colors) x 4
  • SR04, SR04P Ultrasonic Interface(5V) x 1
  • IIC Interface (3.3V) x 1
  • Gravity Extension Interfaces (P1, P2) x 2
  • N20 All-metal Gear Motor x 2
  • Motor Reduction Ratio: 1:150
  • Maximum Rotate Speed: 133 rpm
  • Motor Drive Mode: PWM motor drive
  • Bracket and Protective Cover Extension M3 Screw Hole x 6
  • Programming Method: Makecode graphical programming, Mind graphical programming (based on Scratch 3.0)
  • Dimension: 81mm x 85 mm x 44mm/3.19 x 3.35 x 1.73in
  • Weight: 75.55g
  • For Tiny: BitThe manufacturer is YahboomPower : 18650 Lithium batteryMotor  : 1:10 DC motorVoltage : 2.6V - 4.2 VProgramming : Makecode, PythonOutput : Motor, buzzer , programming lamp, searchlightBattery : > 3 HoursRemote control : APP/Infrared/Gamepad remote controlAlas, you can control the robot using Yahboom Smart Controller
    Is it compatible with micro:bit V2? ( Jerry Ji , 04/12/2021 )
    Hi. Yes, its compatible with microbit v2 :)
    Is it compatible with micro:bit V2? ( Jerry Ji , 04/12/2021 )
    Hi. Yes, its compatible with microbit v2 :)
    can i use MICROBIT-JR with MICRO-MAQUEEN? ( Mohamed Abo , 20/12/2019 )
    Hi, yes you can use them together. Thanks :)
    Hi. Is the micro: bit board included in the package or need to buy separately? ( TonyBuzan, 07/09/2019 )
    Hi, the micro:bit board and AAA batteries are not included.
    Are these included?Infrared Grayscale Sensor(High-low level) x 2Buzzer x 1Infrared Receiver (NEC decoder) x 1LED Lights (High-low level control) x 2RGB Ambient Light (16 million colors) x 4SR04, SR04P Ultrasonic Interface(5V) x 1IIC Interface (3.3V) x 1Gravity Extension Interfaces (P1, P2) x 2N20 All-metal Gear Motor x 2Motor Reduction Ratio: 1:150Maximum Rotate Speed: 133 rpmMotor Drive Mode: PWM motor driveBracket and Protective Cover Extension M3 Screw Hole x 6Programming Method: Makecode graphical programming, Mind graphical programming (based on Scratch 3.0) ( Ghad, 29/08/2019 )
    Hi, the item included as shown in the product photo only. The other item in the description is not provided

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