Seeed Studio has announced the availability of its third development board in the Wio Lite family, taking the form of the Wio Lite RISC-V, adding to the already available Wio Lite W600 WiFi and Wio Lite MG126 Bluetooth. The Wio Lite RISC-V is a feather form factor wireless RISC-V development board based on the GD32VF103, with the onboard ESP8266 Wio Core and Wi-Fi connectivity.
Features of the Wio Lite RISC-V include :
– RISC-V MCU GD32VF103
– ESP8266 WiFi Wio Core
– Feather form factor
– JST2.0 Lipo Port
– Onboard SD Slot
– USB Type C
“Wio Lite RISC-V is a feather form factor RISC-V development board Based on GD32VF103, with the onboard ESP8266 Wio Core, it also features WiFi function. GD32VF103CBT6 is a Bumblebee core based on Nuclei System Technology. Support RV32IMAC instruction set and ECLIC fast interrupt function. Core power consumption is only 1/3 of that of traditional Cortex-M3.”
“Onboard ESP8266 WiFi core and Lipo charging circuit make it a perfect IoT control board. There is also a micro SD slot at the backside of this board, which can expand system resources. Meanwhile, as a Wio Lite Board, Wio Lite RISC-V definitely can work with the Grove Shield for Wio Lite. With this shield, over 200 Grove sensors, actuators and displays are all yours. For instance, you can choose whatever grove OLED you like to make it a visual development board.”
The new Wio Lite RISC-V wireless development board is now available to preorder priced at just $6.90 and is expected to start shipping on November 22nd, 2019.