The Minimus 32 AVR USB is very easy to program and can be updated at any time without fuss. Unlike other poorly designed AVR Kits, all the IO's are accessible, there are power and status LED's and includes a real USB male connector for easy plug and play action.
Presenting Minimus 32 AVR USB, a high quality production grade AVR USB Development Unit that is clean in design, low in cost and readily available to resellers around the globe. There are hundreds of projects available for the AVR USB hobbyist looking for a powerful yet cost effective solution. Works with Open Source LUFA USB firmware library and Open Source LibUSB software library.
The Minimus 32 AVR USB is powered by an Atmel ATMEGA32U2 that is pre-programmed with the bootloader which allows code to be programmed inside the chip without any external programmer, just download the FLIP software from Atmel's web site and load your HEX code. To enter the bootloader mode you should simply press and hold HWB button, then press and release the RST button.
•22 Programmable I/O Lines
•1024 Byte SRAM
•1024 byte EEPROM
•16 MIPS Throughput
•USB 2.0 High Speed
•5V USB Powered
•16MHz Quartz Crystal Oscillator Circuit
•3 x Power / Status LED's
•Male USB Connector - No Cable Required
•Access to all IO's
•Easy Program / Update with Atmel FLIP (Flexible In-system Programmer)
•Robust HW/Reset Buttons (Simple Once-Only Operation When Programming)
•Full LUFA Compatibility
•Full LibUSB Compatibility
•Simple Plug n Play
•Atmel FLIP Software Drivers: http://www.atmel.com/dyn/products/tools_card.asp?tool_id=3886
•Software Compatible With Windows 9x / Me / NT / 2000 / XP / Vista / 7 and Linux.
•High Quality production quality at the famous Xecuter factory.