MicroLink is like a tiny Arduino with GSM

  • more smaller and more compact
  • Arduino Compatible
  • for M2M

Atmel | Bits & Pieces

Sydney-based  has officially launched a Kickstarter campaign for its new development board, MicroLink. Equipped with an Atmel ATmega328 MCU, the Arduino-compatible board is capable of automation, alerts, cellular data, phone calls, SMS messages and more.


The MicroLink as more than just a tiny Arduino with GSM; in fact, its on-board USB and battery charging capabilities provide Makers with the capacity to implement professional quality wireless remote-monitoring and control. An ATmega328 allows for constant control, while a SIM800H quad band GSM module makes communication with wireless devices simple. Measuring just 50x32mm, there truly isn’t a place where the MicroLink couldn’t fit!


One of the most unique features of the MicroLink is that it comes ready to use out of the box with a true plug-and-play dynamic. “Each MicroLink comes with an SMS sketch pre-loaded – so you get the capacity to do remote monitoring and remote control, using SMS text messages, out of the box, a company rep explains on…

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