UNIHIKER Single Board Computer from DFRobot Now Available at element14

UNIHIKER brings a whole new experience for users with its pre-installed software, allowing for an incredibly fast and easy start

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DFRobot’s UNIHIKER Single Board Computer (SBC) is now available for purchase at element14.

Featuring a 2.8-inch touch screen, fast and effortless startup, rich interfaces and high expandability, UNIHIKER is a popular choice for users from the fields of artificial intelligence, robotics, STEM and beyond. Offering engineers enhanced versatility with interface control for open-source hardware, UNIHIKER is an ideal solution for a variety of fields, including crafting smart home systems, infusing AI into robots, or conducting data exploration and observation.

Romain Soreau, Head of Single Board Computing at element14, said: “We are always on the lookout for cutting-edge innovations that can help our customers achieve their goals. The UNIHIKER is an impressive Single Board Computer that provides unmatched features and capabilities. We are confident that the UNIHIKER will be a highly sought-after option among our customers, and we're thrilled to offer it at element14."

UNIHIKER’s key features:

  • Built-in 2.8-inch touchscreen to visualise sensor data in the form of charts, graphs, and even dynamic animations.
  • Wireless Connectivity
  • Comprehensive sensor suite (light sensor, accelerometer, gyroscope, microphone)
  • Co-Processor for Versatility to effortlessly communicate with a wide range of analog, digital, I2C, UART, and SPI sensors and actuators, making it incredibly versatile for all your projects.
  • Edge Connectors, Pin numbers are compatible with micro:bit, 19 independent I/O (Support 1 ×I2C, 1×UART, 2×SPI, 6×12-bit ADC, 5×10-bit PWM)
  • Pre-installed Software ensuring a lightning-fast and hassle-free start to your creative journey.
  • Supports popular coding software like Jupyter notebook, VS Code, VIM, Mind+
  • PinPong Control Library allows to effortlessly control UNIHIKER's built-in sensors and a wide array of connected sensors and actuators using Python.
  • Built-In IoT Service to store data on-device

UNIHIKER is available to purchase from Farnell in EMEA, Newark in NA and element14 in APAC.


About us

Farnell Global is a fast and reliable distributor of products and technology for electronic and industrial system design, maintenance and repair.  From research and design through prototype to production, Farnell helps its customers access the products and services they need 24/7.  With more than 80 years of experience, 47 localised websites, and a dedicated team of over 3,500 employees, Farnell provides every component its customers need to build the technology of tomorrow.

Farnell Global trades as Farnell in Europe, Newark in North America, and element14 in Asia Pacific.  It also sells direct to consumers through its CPC business in the UK.

Farnell Global has been part of the established global technology distributor, Avnet (Nasdaq: AVT), since 2016. Today, this relationship allows the company to support its customers at every stage of the product life cycle, offering a truly unique distribution model, as well as expertise in end-to-end delivery and product design.

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