Particle Electron 3G IOT Starter Kit

  • Product Code: WRL-14212
  • Location: X155 / Z4
  • Availability: In Stock
  • R1,298.00 (price excl. VAT)

Particle Electron 3G - IOT Kit - SIM Card Included - Africa

The Electron is a development kit for creating 3G cellular-connected electronics projects & products. It comes with the Nano 4FF Particle SIM card, & an affordable data plan for low-bandwidth applications. It's available to more than 100 countries worldwide, & includes three months of Particle's 1MB monthly data plan for IoT devices. It also comes with Particle's development tools & cloud platform for managing & interacting with your new connected hardware. It can be powered via the VIN (3.9V-12VDC) pin, the USB Micro-B connector, or a LiPo battery.

NOTE: The Electron is a GSM-only device & does not support CDMA networks.

Quick Specs

  • U-blox SARA-U270 (3G) Cellular Module
  • 30 Mixed-Signal GPIO & Advanced Peripherals
  • STM32F205RGT6 120MHz ARM Cortex M3 Microcontroller
  • 1MB Flash, 128KB RAM
  • RGB Status LED
  • BQ24195 Power Management Unit & Battery Charger
  • Open Source Design
  • MAX17043 Fuel Gauge
  • FCC, CE & IC Certified
  • Real-Time Operation System (RTOS)
  • Particle’s 1MB Monthly Data Plan:
    • 3 Months Included With Kit
    • $2.99/Month For 1MB (Thousands Of Messages)
    • No Contracts; Cancel Any Time
    • $0.99/Each Additional MB


  • USB Cable
  • Pinout Reference Card
  • Breadboard
  • Particle Electron Board
  • Paticle SIM Card
  • Components For A Sample Product
  • 2,000mAh Li-Po Battery
  • Taoglas Cellular Antenna
  • 3 months of Particle’s 1MB monthly data plan (delivered by email)

Getting Started Tutorial Video

Particle IDE Tutorial Video


Shipping List

  • 1 x Particle Electron 3G Kit

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