Item #: A000062
UPC: *D00018759*
Price: $42.99
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    Availability: Available
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    The Arduino Due is the newcomer microcontroller board in the Arduino boards family. It's the first board based on a 32 bit ARM core processor, the Atmel SAM3X8E ARM Cortex-M3 MCU, that improves all the standard Arduino functionalities and adds more new features.

    It offers 54 digital input/output pins (of which 12 can be used as PWM outputs, with selectable resolution), 12 analog inputs with 12 bit of resolution, 4 UARTs (hardware serial ports), and two DAC outputs (digital to analog converter), 84 MHz crystal oscillator, two USB connections, a power jack, an ICSP header, a JTAG header, and a reset button. The maximum voltage that the I/O pins can provide or tolerate is 3.3V. Providing higher voltages, like 5V to an input pin could damage the board.

    The Due has two USB connectors, the one with the micro-usb AB connector is the native one capable to act as an USB host, that means you can connect compatible external usb peripherals to the board, such as mouse, keyboards, smartphones. While the other USB port with the type B connector is intended for debugging purposes.

    Microcontroller: AT91SAM3X8E
    Operating Voltage: 3.3V
    Input Voltage (recommended): 7-12V
    Input Voltage (limits): 6-20V
    Digital I/O Pins: 54 (of which 12 provide PWM output)
    Analog Input Pins: 12
    Analog Outputs Pins: 2 (DAC)
    Total DC Output Current on all I/O lines: 130 mA
    DC Current for 3.3V Pin: 800 mA
    DC Current for 5V Pin: 800 mA
    SRAM: 96 KB (64 + 32 KB)
    Clock Speed: 84 MHz