Frequently Asked Questions
Here you can find answers to questions we get often from the community. We’re still building this up so check back soon!
What is MicroPython?
MicroPython is a lean and fast implementation of the Python 3 programming language that is optimised to run on a microcontroller. MicroPython was successfully funded via a Kickstarter campaign and the software is now available to the public under the MIT open source license.
Read more about MicroPython here
How open source is the open source hardware?
A2. For commercial use: You can use, change and embed our WiPy design files into your project, we only ask to make a reference to us in your documentation and a (small) donation of your choice. For the donation we can also make a reference to your project/product on our website and in the credits of the WiPy.
What is the WiFi range of Pycom development boards?
Will the Pysense and Pytrack work with any development board?
However if you’re a Pycom veteran and still own the discontinued WiPy 1.0, unfortunately the Pysense and Pytrack will not be compatible.
Where in the world is Sigfox supported?
What can I use the WiPy for?
I need 3D models of some Pycom products
What is the difference between the Expansion Board 1.0 and the Expansion Board 2.0?
The Expansion Board 2.0 on the other hand will work with every Pycom development board, including the WiPy 2.0, LoPy, SiPy, GPy and FiPy.