picobit VS MicroPython

Compare picobit vs MicroPython and see what are their differences.


A Compact Scheme System for Microcontrollers (by stamourv)


MicroPython - a lean and efficient Python implementation for microcontrollers and constrained systems (by micropython)
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picobit MicroPython
1 128
164 15,193
- 1.2%
10.0 9.9
almost 7 years ago 2 days ago
GNU General Public License v3.0 only MIT
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Posts with mentions or reviews of picobit. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-05-19.


Posts with mentions or reviews of MicroPython. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-09-27.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing picobit and MicroPython you can also consider the following projects:

circuitpython - CircuitPython - a Python implementation for teaching coding with microcontrollers

esp-idf - Espressif IoT Development Framework. Official development framework for Espressif SoCs.

TinyGo - Go compiler for small places. Microcontrollers, WebAssembly (WASM/WASI), and command-line tools. Based on LLVM.

PlatformIO - A professional collaborative platform for embedded development :alien:

IronPython - Implementation of Python 3.x for .NET Framework that is built on top of the Dynamic Language Runtime.

Espruino - The Espruino JavaScript interpreter - Official Repo

jerryscript - Ultra-lightweight JavaScript engine for the Internet of Things.

Unicorn Engine - Unicorn CPU emulator framework (ARM, AArch64, M68K, Mips, Sparc, PowerPC, RiscV, S390x, TriCore, X86)

awesome-embedded-rust - Curated list of resources for Embedded and Low-level development in the Rust programming language

QEMU - Official QEMU mirror. Please see http://wiki.qemu.org/Contribute/SubmitAPatch for how to submit changes to QEMU. Pull Requests are ignored. Please only use release tarballs from the QEMU website.

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