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How much computing power does the Arduino software take? Answered

I was thinking of getting an outdated laptop or netbook and dedicate it to an Arduino.


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seandogue (author)2009-11-20

A low end PC should be sufficient. There's really not much to the support system. A simple compiler and terminal access for communication.

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gmxx (author)2009-11-20

 it should load just fine... in my experiance, it does not take much power... as long as the laptop can run xp, it should be able to handle it.

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