SysReqs-MicroBit

System Requirements

The system requirements below only apply if your child is attending the online, remotely accessible version of this course.

Windows Compatible Mac Compatible Chromebook Compatible Browser Based Microphone required
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  • Hardware: Desktop computer, microphone and speakers (or headset with mic), mouse and keyboard, a fast internet connection. A physical Micro:Bit micro-controller is not required but optional
  • Operating System: Windows, Mac, Chromebook
  • License: None
  • Memory: n/a
  • Disk Space: n/a
  • Processor: n/a

To find out what your computers’ technical specifications are, kindly use the links below:

Our online classroom software requires minimum internet speeds of 5 Mbps for upload and 15 Mbps for download. The vast majority of broadband providers’ packages will exceed these speeds. To test the speed of your broadband click the link below:

Check My Speed

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