nRF52840 DK (PCA10056)

by Nordic Semiconductor

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The Nordic nRF52840 kit is hardware compatible with the Arduino Uno Revision 3 standard for shields, making it possible to use 3rd-party shields that are compatible to this standard. An NFC antenna can be connected the kit to enable NFC tag functionality. The kit gives access to all I/O and interfaces via connectors and has 4 LEDs and 4 buttons which are user-programmable. It supports the standard Nordic Software Development Tool-chain using Segger Embedded Studio, Keil, IAR and GCC. Program/Debug options on the kit is Segger J-Link OB.

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CircuitPython 4.0.1

This is the latest stable release of CircuitPython that will work with the nRF52840 DK (PCA10056).

Start here if you are new to CircuitPython.

Release Notes for 4.0.1

CircuitPython 4.0.0-rc.3

This is the latest unstable release of CircuitPython that will work with the nRF52840 DK (PCA10056).

Unstable builds have the latest features but are more likely to have critical bugs.

Release Notes for 4.0.0-rc.3

Absolute Newest

Every time we commit new code to CircuitPython we automatically build binaries for it. They are stored on Amazon S3 by language (some which may be unreleased.) Try them if you want the absolute latest and are feeling risky.

Past Releases

All previous releases are available on GitHub. They are handy for testing but we recommend the latest stable otherwise.