Particle Electron Cellular IoT Kit - 3G Eur/Afr/Asia

  • Description-


    The Electron is a small cellular IoT board made by Particle. This tiny development kit has everything you need for creating 3G cellular connected products. Includes a prepaid, no contract data plan and instant web access to your Electron with wireless programming.

    Kit includes:

    • Microcontroller
    • Particle SIM card with service in more than 100 countries worldwide
    • 3 months of Particle's 1MB monthly data plan (delivered by email)
    • Antenna x 1
    • 2000mAh battery x 1
    • USB cable x 1
    • Half-size breadboard x 1

    The Electron kit also includes Particle's development tools and cloud platform for managing and updating your new connected hardware.

    GSM 900/1800 MHz MHz for use in Europe, Africa, & Asia.

    Please note that the Electron is a GSM-only device, and does not support CDMA networks. For a full list of compatible countries, please visit the link here and see “Compatible Countries".

    2G Global and 3G Americas/Aus versions also available.


  • Technical Details+

    Technical Details


    • STM32F205 ARM Cortex M3 microcontroller
    • 1MB Flash, 128K RAM
    • Cellular modem: U-Blox SARA U-series (3G)
    • 36 pins total: 28 GPIOs (D0-D13, A0-A13), plus TX/RX, 2 GNDs, VIN, VBAT, WKP, 3V3, RST
    • Board dimensions: 2.0" x 0.8" x 0.3" (0.5" including headers)

    Datasheet for the Electron

    Click these links for all Particle product Troubleshooting:

    RoHS 2 2011 65 EU Compliant
    RoHS 2 2015 863 EU Compliant