Skip to: |

Newegg.com - A great place to buy computers, computer parts, electronics, software, accessories, and DVDs online. With great prices, fast shipping, and top-rated customer service - once you know, you Newegg.

If you are reading this message, Please click this link to reload this page.(Do not use your browser's "Refresh" button). Please email us if you're running the latest version of your browser and you still see this message.

Newegg.com - Computer Parts, Laptops, Electronics, HDTVs, Digital Cameras and More!

  • Wish List
  • Feedback
  • Help
Search all
Search
Home
Home > 
Electronics > 
Electronic Components
Marketplace

Microcontrollers

    Have you ever wanted to build your own electronic devices, with sensors, sounds, and moving parts? Have you ever seen an electronic device somewhere and thought, I could build something better than that?

    Imagine programming a smart-home device that responds to a message from your phone to control your utilities, monitor your security system, and water your plants while you’re away… Or perhaps a home laser show that turns nearby movements into music and colored lights… Maybe even an internet-controlled robot that solves puzzles!

    Now you can do all these things – and so much more! Let your imagination run wild as you explore your new electronics hobby with Newegg! We’ll supply what you need from our new stock of microcontrollers – the first piece in building your customized device.

Your imagination is your only limit.

What are today’s microcontroller options?

There are many brands of microcontrollers available today but some of the most popular ones are Arduino, Propeller, PIC and mbed.

Who are microcontrollers for?

This technology is intended for creative individuals who want to create interactive objects or environments. Microcontrollers are popular among artists, designers, hobbyists and anyone interested in robotics.

What can you make with a microcontroller?

You can create anything you can imagine. Everything involving switches, buttons, air, chemicals, audio, vibration, light, electromagnetics, navigation, weather and communications is possible. Some popular inventions include robots, musical instruments and games.

What software do you need to use a microcontroller?

Microcontrollers are cheap compared to when they were first developed in the 1970s and there are plenty of open-source software options to choose from. Arduino is currently the most popular and easy-to-use electronics prototyping platform.

Interesting Projects

  • Tetris Game
  • Burglar Alarm
  • Parking Assistant
  • Breathalyzer
  • Electric Keytar
  • Reactive Toddler's Suit
  • Bluetooth-Controlled Car
  • Automatic Bottle Opener
  • Laser Harp
  • Door Lock
  • Open Source Game Boy
  • Etch-a-Sketch Clock

What Customers are Saying...

¡° Excellent prices are apparently matched by superior customer service. One of the perks of subscribing to Newegg's e-blast is getting crazy deals on products you can actually use. Newegg emailed me a Promo Code for 25% off selected internal dvd/ cd drives – my lucky day – I needed one! I ordered a dvd drive for $19. 99 and used the Promo Code to get that sweet discount, the order summary reflected that $5 discount, but it did not transfer over to the final charge on my account. Sadness, confusion. . . Ordinarily, I would have let that slide and moved on, but I was concerned that...¡±
— T. Flory  3/30/2015 12:02PM

Electronic Components

Build Your Perfect Machine
Shop by Region: United States | Canada | China | Taiwan
VeriSign Click for the BBB Business Review of this Computers - Supplies & Parts in Whittier CAThis site protected by Trustwave's Trusted Commerce program Inc500
Policy & Agreement | Privacy Policy  © 2000-2015 Newegg Inc.  All rights reserved.
If the Adobe Reader does not appear when you click on a link for a PDF file, you can download Adobe Reader from the Adobe web site.