Limited Edition M5Stack Basic Core with Aluminium Alloy Enclosure

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The Core Metal is a limited edition metal CNC commemorative edition of the M5Stack Basic Core, a cost-effective, entry-level master for the Internet of Things with an ESP32 MCU.

You get all the usual features - just wrapped up in posh metal pants! The same 2" LCD, USB-C port, power button, MicroSD slot, programmable buttons, Grove port and the M5Stack ecosystem to expand with.

It has an Espressif ESP32 chipset, equipped with 2 low-power Xtensa® 32-bit LX6 microprocessors with a main frequency of up to 240MHz. There is a built-in 16M FLASH memory, an integrated 2.0-inch full-colour HD IPS display panel, a speaker, a TF card slot and other peripherals. The full-coverage housing ensures circuit stability. The internal provides a variety of interface resources (ADC/DAC/I2C/UART/SPI, etc.) and 15x IO pins at the bottom.

It is ideal for a variety of product prototyping, industrial control, and a range of other projects!

Power on/off operation

  • Power on: Click the red power button on the left
  • Shutdown: Quickly double-click the red power button on the left
  • USB power supply: By default, when the USB is powered, it cannot be shut


  • Based on the ESP32
  • 16M FLASH
  • Integrated full-colour high-definition IPS display panel and a variety of hardware peripherals
  • Rich resources interface, compatible with M5Stack stacking modules and sensors, highly expandable
  • 15x IO leads
  • Compatible with multi-platform development:


Resources Parameters
ESP32-D0WDQ6-V3 240MHz dual core, 600 DMIPS, 520KB SRAM, Wi-Fi
Flash 16MB
Input power 5V @ 500mA
Interface TypeC x1, I2C x1
IO G21, G22, G23, G19, G18, G3, G1, G16, G17, G2, G5, G25, G26, G35, G36
Button 3x Physical buttons
LCD screen 2.0"@320 x 240 ILI9342C IPS panel, maximum brightness 853nit
Speaker 1W-0928
USB chip CH9102F
Antenna 2.4G 3D Antenna
Cover Material Plastic ( PC )
Product Size 54 x 54 x 18mm
Package Size 95 x 65 x 25mm
Product Weight 42g
Package Weight 43.5g

Driver Installation

Driver name Applicable driver chip Download link
CP210x_VCP_Windows CP2104 Download
CP210x_VCP_MacOS CP2104 Download
CP210x_VCP_Linux CP2104 Download
CH9102_VCP_SER_Windows CH9102 Download
CH9102_VCP_SER_MacOS v1.7 CH9102 Download


Package Contents

  • 1x Basic Core Limited Edition

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