The next generation of Arduinoboy is finally here! Arduinoboy Pro Micro features a small form factor (about the size of a USB thumb drive), USB MIDI, and now includes a more versatile link port that is compatible with GBC and DMG style link cables! It's also wrapped in clear heat shrink tubing for durability.
When connected to a PC with a micro USB cable (not included), a USB MIDI device named "Arduinoboy Pro" will populate which can them be opened in your DAW or other software.
The Quickstart Bundle includes the Arduinoboy Pro Micro, a 32k Gameboy Cartridge with mGB flashed on it, and a GBC style link cable. It includes everything you need to rock out with your Gameboy!
Here is a table that explains the difference between various Arduinoboy models:
|Variant||Price||USB MIDI||DIN MIDI||Notes|
|Arduinoboy||$16-$22 (kit)||✕||✔||DIY kit only.|
|Arduinoboy Lite||$25||✕||✔ (out only)||Uses special fork of Arduinoboy code the improves midi out, but only does midi out.|
|Arduinoboy Pro Micro||$33||✔||✕||It's tiny! About the size as a thumb drive.|
||$45||✔||✔||Functionally identical to Arduinoboy, but smaller. USB-C connector, 3.5mm TRS jacks for MIDI In/Out|