There were some delays in production and shipment from the factory after the long holiday in China. We finally got all the SMT boards lately last month. Read the full update.
The crowdfunding campaign for PD Micro, the first Ardunio-compatible board with USB Type-C power delivery, has ended successfully. Read the full update for the manufacturing schedule! Read the full update.
Only a few more days before this campaign comes to an end. If you like it and know someone who may need an Arduino board with USB Type-C power delivery in their design projects, please share this with them. Read the full updates for open source KiCad design files and packet logging. Read the full update.
In this update, you can catch up on our latest development work. We've been busy! Read the full update.
Fun fact: initially, the PD Micro library and hardware were designed for USB PD 2.0 with fixed power output. Now, however, more and more PPS-supported adapters are available in the market. We purchased a USB PD PPS power adapter and did some quick code modifications to PD Micro. Excitingly, we've verified that PD Micro can run the PPS protocol without issues. Read the full update for our workarounds and GitHub repo. Read the full update.
Finally, the world first Arduino programmable USB-C Power Delivery board is available. If you are interested, please support the project! PD-Micro provides safe, controlled power delivery, comes with a USB Type-C power delivery Arduino library, is a standalone, programmable PD trigger, and is fully open source. And more! Read the full update.