Device Setup

Hardware Prerequisites

  • MATRIX Creator
  • Compatible Raspberry Pi:
    • 3 Model B+
    • 3 Model B
    • 2 Model B
    • 1 Model B+
    • Zero
    • Zero W
  • 5V 2.5A Micro USB Power Supply
  • MicroSD Card With Raspbian Stretch Lite or Desktop Installed
    • We recommend using Etcher.io for easy flashing

Device Installation

Steps

  1. Insert flashed microSD card into Raspberry Pi
  2. Attach MATRIX Creator onto Raspberry Pi GPIO pins
  3. Power Raspberry Pi with micro USB power supply

Choosing A Programming Environment

After your MATRIX Creator is setup, visit Ecosystem Overview for information about the three programming environments available to you in the MATRIX platform.