A handy tool that can be used to program Arduino and compatible boards that don’t have integrated USB, and is also suitable for use with most embedded systems that have a UART console, e.g. Parallella and Raspberry Pi.

  • CP2102 USB-UART bridge IC
  • Can be configured for 5V and 3.3V logic levels
  • Header with “FTDI cable” pinout (includes DTR)
  • Supplied with a short USB A to Mini B cable