[PRE-ORDER] Kite's Circuit Sword (#5) - OPEN

Sell or trade things with other forum members!
Post Reply
User avatar
kite
Posts: 1290
Joined: Thu May 12, 2016 4:30 am
Location: UK
Has thanked: 283 times
Been thanked: 1907 times
Contact:

[PRE-ORDER] Kite's Circuit Sword (#5) - OPEN

Post by kite » Wed Feb 14, 2018 5:40 am

Kite's Circuit Sword Pre-Order Thread (#5)

STATUS: PRE ORDER OPEN!

Image

What is the Circuit Sword?

The Circuit Sword is a circuit board that contains everything required to run a Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3. It is a single board computer capable of running any software designed for the Raspberry Pi. It includes special components designed for portability, power management, button input, LCD and audio output. The Circuit Sword is the perfect Raspberry Pi computer for retro gaming fans. Read on below...

Image

Specifications
  • Built-in Raspberry Pi Compute Module slot
  • Built-in USB 2.0 hub
  • Built-in ATMEGA32u4 (for buttons and joysticks)
  • Built-in status LEDs (Power, Charging, WiFi, Pi activity)
  • Built-in 1.5A charger and load balance chip
  • Built-in regulators (1.8v, 3.3v and 5v)
  • Built-in micro SD slot
  • Built-in 2.4W amplifier and headphone jack
  • Built-in mini HDMI for video output
  • Built-in temperature-activated fan
  • Built-in safe shutdown circuit
  • Built-in emergency shutdown circuit
  • Built-in WiFi
  • Built-in full-sized USB port
  • Built-in USB C port
  • Built-in USB audio chip
  • Built-in DPI LCD connector
Image

Accessories (included)
  • Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3 Lite
  • 320x240 LCD
  • Back board (for USB and HDMI)
  • Power switch board
  • 8ohm 2W speaker
  • 30x30mm fan
  • Heatsink
  • Second back board (for additional buttons)
  • Connecting wires (for speaker, joysticks and additional buttons)
  • FPC cable
Image

Accessories (optional)
  • 640x480 HD LCD
  • Back board with volume wheel (alternative back board that brings back the analog volume wheel (replaces HDMI output)
    see here for comparison)
Image

Pre-order items below via PayPal!

To pre-order the items you want simply click the 'Add to Cart' buttons below. For information concerning shipping, returns, customer support, etc. please read my FAQ. Note that if you are a UK/EU customer there is now an added 20% VAT charge.

SHIPPING ONLY TO the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia, New Zealand and Japan (orders from countries outside of this list will not be processed).

Problems with PayPal? Email me: [email protected]

Image

Circuit Sword + Accessories (included)
£130
Image

640x480 HD LCD + adapter
£65
limited stock available
Image

Additional back board with volume wheel + cable
£6
Image

Image

Timeline

Dates in DD/MM/YYYY

[14/02/2018] Pre-orders open < You are here
[27/02/2018] Pre-orders close
[03/03/2018] Manufacturing
[13/05/2018] Testing
[20/05/2018] Packaging
[27/05/2018] Shipping

Questions?

Pre-order FAQ: https://github.com/kiteretro/Circuit-Sword/wiki/FAQ
Technical FAQ: https://github.com/kiteretro/Circuit-Sw ... hnical-FAQ
Wiki: https://github.com/kiteretro/Circuit-Sword/wiki

The Circuit Sword is neither supported nor endorsed by Nintendo
Kite and kitesitemshop does not condone illegal activity including copyright ROMs. No support will be provided and all questions will be ignored and deleted
Last edited by kite on Tue Feb 20, 2018 4:27 am, edited 4 times in total.

User avatar
YaYa
Posts: 1687
Joined: Mon Jun 26, 2017 12:42 pm
Location: South West of France
Has thanked: 706 times
Been thanked: 619 times
Contact:

Re: [PRE-ORDER] Kite's Circuit Sword (#5) - OPEN

Post by YaYa » Wed Feb 14, 2018 5:45 am

Awesome work on the wiki ! Great :D
ORDER decorative vinyl label stickers for DMG GBZ or CM3 projects--->ckick
Comprehensive guide to save RAM/CPU/power on a GBZ--->click
YaYa's first GBZ - Kite's SAIO - Big Battery - NO Glue - DC Jack - minimum case mod--->click
My STL files, stickers, game box... to download--->click

User avatar
YaYa
Posts: 1687
Joined: Mon Jun 26, 2017 12:42 pm
Location: South West of France
Has thanked: 706 times
Been thanked: 619 times
Contact:

Re: [PRE-ORDER] Kite's Circuit Sword (#5) - OPEN

Post by YaYa » Wed Feb 14, 2018 5:47 am

Jus noticed the addition of the fan to the kit, this is great as a fan is obviously needed by the CM3
ORDER decorative vinyl label stickers for DMG GBZ or CM3 projects--->ckick
Comprehensive guide to save RAM/CPU/power on a GBZ--->click
YaYa's first GBZ - Kite's SAIO - Big Battery - NO Glue - DC Jack - minimum case mod--->click
My STL files, stickers, game box... to download--->click

jsawhite
Posts: 37
Joined: Fri Aug 26, 2016 5:45 am
Location: Lutz, FL
Has thanked: 28 times
Been thanked: 9 times

Re: [PRE-ORDER] Kite's Circuit Sword (#5) - OPEN

Post by jsawhite » Wed Feb 14, 2018 5:50 am

awesome you're still doing this. Ordered as an upgrade from my zero build! :)


TefaTBob
Posts: 1
Joined: Sat Jan 06, 2018 6:29 pm
Has thanked: 1 time

Re: [PRE-ORDER] Kite's Circuit Sword (#5) - OPEN

Post by TefaTBob » Wed Feb 14, 2018 5:56 am

Awesome, thanks! How can we tell if we’re in the first 20? Haha

psycost
Posts: 2
Joined: Fri Jan 05, 2018 8:34 am

Re: [PRE-ORDER] Kite's Circuit Sword (#5) - OPEN

Post by psycost » Wed Feb 14, 2018 5:56 am

Ordered. :D great to see fan now part of the core kit.

johkum
Posts: 2
Joined: Sat Feb 10, 2018 12:03 pm
Has thanked: 1 time
Been thanked: 1 time

Re: [PRE-ORDER] Kite's Circuit Sword (#5) - OPEN

Post by johkum » Wed Feb 14, 2018 5:57 am

Thanks for new preorder and your awesome work. I've just made my order.
I'm new here, hello everyone

Online
Nicode70
Posts: 23
Joined: Sun Feb 11, 2018 9:36 am
Has thanked: 5 times
Been thanked: 3 times

Re: [PRE-ORDER] Kite's Circuit Sword (#5) - OPEN

Post by Nicode70 » Wed Feb 14, 2018 6:05 am

First post here. Ordered!
This looks so sleek and professional. Can’t wait to source all the remaining parts.
Thank you so much Kite.

johkum
Posts: 2
Joined: Sat Feb 10, 2018 12:03 pm
Has thanked: 1 time
Been thanked: 1 time

Re: [PRE-ORDER] Kite's Circuit Sword (#5) - OPEN

Post by johkum » Wed Feb 14, 2018 6:05 am

Double post. Deleted. Sorry.
Last edited by johkum on Wed Feb 14, 2018 7:55 am, edited 1 time in total.

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Nicode70 and 7 guests