The Arduino Mega 2560 Compatible Microcontroller board is tailored for those ambitious projects that demand a bit more. Whether you’re diving into the world of 3D printing, robotics, or exploring other complex applications, this board is designed with you in mind.
Arduino Mega 2560 is Designed for the Ambitious:
- Expansive Capabilities: The Arduino Mega Board isn’t just another board; it’s a powerhouse. Its extensive I/O lines combined with a generous memory allocation make it the go-to choice for applications that demand more—be it 3D printing, advanced robotics, or intricate IoT setups.
- Broad Application Spectrum: This board is not limited to a single domain. From creating smart home systems, designing embedded solutions, to pioneering IoT applications, the Mega 2560 is versatile. It’s also optimized for tasks like parallel programming, multitasking, and even real-time monitoring.
Unparalleled Versatility of MEGA 2560:
- Dynamic Connectivity: With 54 digital input/output pins, of which 15 are adaptable for PWM outputs, the possibilities are vast. Whether you’re controlling LEDs, reading sensors, or driving motors, this board has you covered.
- Enhanced Data Capture: The 16 analogue inputs are primed to gather a diverse range of data, from temperature readings to light intensity, ensuring your projects are data-rich and insightful.
- Seamless Communication: The inclusion of 4 UARTs ensures that your board can communicate effortlessly with other devices, be it sensors, computers, or other microcontrollers.
- Consistent Performance: The 16 MHz crystal oscillator guarantees that your projects run smoothly and consistently, without any hitches.
Programming & Compatibility:
- Flexibility at its Best: While the native Arduino Software (IDE) supports the familiar C and C++ languages, the Mega 2560’s architecture welcomes other high-level languages like Python. This ensures that you can work in an environment you’re comfortable with while harnessing the board’s full potential.
- Open-Source Ecosystem: Being part of the Arduino family means having access to a vast community of enthusiasts, a plethora of libraries, and endless support. Your creativity is the only limit.
Technical Deep Dive:
- Microcontroller: ATmega2560
- Operating Voltage: 5V
- Recommended Input Voltage: 7-12V
- Input Voltage Limits: 6-20V
- Digital I/O Pins: 54 (15 provide PWM output)
- Analogue Input Pins: 16
- DC Current per I/O Pin: 40 mA
- DC Current for 3.3V Pin: 50 mA
- Flash Memory: 256 KB (8 KB used by the bootloader)
- SRAM: 8 KB
- EEPROM: 4 KB
- Clock Speed: 16 MHz
- Dimensions: 54 x 102 mm