Starter Kits and Microsticks

Microchip Starter Kits and Microsticks are low-cost development tools that combine a programmer/debugger with a simple demo board, often with expansion capabilities. These devices allow the user to run applications on PIC® MCUs without incurring the expense of obtaining both a programmer/debugger and a development board. Plus, they are all designed to work with MPLAB® X IDE.


The Microchip website contains the latest availability for both Starter Kits and Microsticks.

If you are using a PIC32 Starter Kit you can expand the I/O capabilities by obtaining one of the I/O expansion boards for the PIC32.

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