M5StickC is a mini M5Stack, powered by
ESP32. It is a portable, easy-to-use, open-source IoT development board. This tiny device is packed with features that enable you to bring your ideas to life, spark your creativity, and streamline your IoT prototyping process. With M5StickC, you can alleviate many of the challenges typically associated with development. M5StickC incorporates various hardware resources within its compact body, including a 3-axis accelerometer, 3-axis gyroscope, red LED, infrared transmitter, real-time clock (RTC), microphone, user buttons, 0.96-inch LCD display, and power/reset button. Additionally, it is equipped with a 95mAh lithium battery for portable operation. The device also offers expansion interfaces, making it compatible with a wide range of modules and units, allowing for further customization and versatility. M5StickC is not only a powerful hardware platform but also benefits from a continually growing hardware and software ecosystem. It supports multiple platforms for development, including UIFlow, MicroPython, Arduino, and .NET nanoFramework. This compatibility provides you with flexibility and choice in selecting the programming environment that best suits your needs. Moreover, the open-source code and engineering communities associated with M5StickC offer valuable resources and support to maximize your benefits throughout the development process.
Power switch operation:
Power on :Press power button for 2 seconds
Power off :Press power button for 6 seconds
The input range of VBUS_VIN and VBUS_USB is limited to 4.8-5.5V, and the internal battery will be charged through AXP192 power management when VBUS is powered.
Baud rate supported by M5StickC: 1200 ~115200, 250K, 500K, 750K, 1500K
Built-in 6-Axis IMU
Buttons, LCD(0.96 inch)
Built-in Lithium Polymer Battery
Wearable & Wall mounted
Compatible with multi-platform development:
1x USB Type-C(20cm)
Internet of things terminal controller
Stem education product
IoT development kit Specification
240MHz dual core, 600 DMIPS, 520KB SRAM, Wi-Fi
5V @ 500mA
TypeC x 1, GROVE(I2C+I/0+UART) x 1
0.96 inch, 80*160 Colorful TFT LCD, ST7735S
Custom button x 2
95 mAh @ 3.7V
2.4G 3D Antenna
G0, G26, G36
0°C to 60°C
Plastic ( PC )
class="warn">Connect the device to the PC, open the device manager to install
for the device. Take the win10 environment as an example, download the driver file that matches the operating system, unzip it, and install it through the device manager. (Note: In some system environments, the driver needs to be installed twice for the driver to take effect. The unrecognized device name is usually
. Windows recommends using the driver file to install directly in the device manager (custom Update), the executable file installation method may not work properly).
Click here to download FTDI driver
EasyLoader is a concise and fast program writer, which has a built-in case program related to the product. It can be burned to the main control by simple steps to perform a series of function verification.
Download Windows Version Easyloader Download MacOS Version Easyloader
Accelerometer, microphone, LED, IR, RTC and other hardware tests. Press A or B to switch test items.
RED LED & IR Transmitter & BUTTON A & BUTTON B
Resolution:80 * 160
6-Axis posture sensor (SH200Q/MPU6886) & power management IC (AXP192) & RTC (BM8563)
Charging current measured value
Fully charged current(Power OFF)
Fully charged current(Power ON）
Power structure block diagram
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A tool that helps makers and professionals level their FDM-based 3D Print Bed
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Utilize a 6-axis IMU sensor SH200Q, to capture a magic wand motion.
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Using M5StickC on RoverC and JoyC with M5Atom attached to display direction of the RoverC.
Simple MicroPython code for the ATOM 5 x 5 LED matrix and its built-in MPU6886 accelerometer. It works with the M5StickC + NeoFlash Hat.
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A robot that standing with steel linear of motors.
This is the war for getting the time...
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A inner maker competition of M5Stack.
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Pilot Phillips Hue with M5Stick.
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How to connect a passive buzzer to an M5StickC.
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Detailed tutorial on how to enable your ESP32 to send SMS
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Thanks @memex_pibo Provided materials，this is a detailed workflow about VR live performance
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@HomeMadeGarbage The goldfish tank monitoring system has become a form, and it is an application of the edge AI of this subject.
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S.M.A.R.S Quad using M5Stack electronic components.
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A watch that works with a small M5StickC Equipped with a minimum operating clock and automatic sleep mode, contributing to energy saving
For a tutorial on uiflow, see
Initial public release
SH200Q changed to MPU6886
Upgrade the bottom and add copper nuts
Battery capacity changed from 80mAh to 95mAh
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