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Way more power in tiny spaces with the new Adafruit Trinket M0 for Arduino and CircuitPython

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For some time the world of microcontrollers has produced some amazingly powerful and tiny units, however they generally haven't found their way to the hobbyist or beginners' market - until now. Thanks to Adafruit we have their new Trinket M0 board - powered by Atmel's ATSAMD21E18 32-bit Cortex M0+:

Adafruit Trinket M0 - for use with CircuitPython & Arduino IDE from Tronixlabs Australia

Compared to the previous 8-bit Trinket boards - you have 8 times the flash memory, 64 times more RAM and a clock speed of 48 MHz! Furthermore there's an onboard Dotstar addressable RGB LED and all the I/O pins can be accessed without interrupting the USB interface

There's enough processing power on this tiny board to control up to 8000 NeoPixel/Dotstar addressable RGB LEDs - that's awesome, and ideal for all those blinky wearable projects. 

Plus there is so much more - we cannot believe how powerful this little board is and quite frankly you should get one or more - the Trinket M0 can be used in the Arduino IDE and CircuitPython as well. To learn more and order your own Adafruit Trinket M0, please visit the product page.

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