This board is perfect for programming PIC microcontroller as well as for designing and testing PIC based projects.The board has on-board PIC16F877A MCU. The bridge rectifier allow this board to be powered with both AC and DC power supply adapters
The PICkit 3 Starter Kit is an update to the PICkit™ 2 Starter Kit. Modifications to the previous Starter Kit were made so that the full functionality of the code can be debugged without the need of a debug header. The software has also been rewritten to accommodate new technologies.