OpenLab has three different categories of products.
- OpenLab Design Platforms
- OpenLab Development Boards
- OpenLab Basic Boards
Below table summarizes the main applications and features available with each type of platform/boards.
Best suitable for
Where would this platform be suitable to use?
Video courses available as packages
OpenLab Primer Courses
Free, 3-year Group licences of 3 numbers
OpenLab Primer Courses
Free, 1-year licence
Basic Board Primer Courses
Available with 50% discount as a separate package
Can you change default ports of on-board modules/boards?
|Flexible||Flexible||Ports cannot be changed|
|Online Tutorials & Guides||Available||Available||Available|
Is this platform follows modular approach by combining different peripheral boards?
|Yes. Each section is manufactured and connected as separate boards which are connected in an elevated form. They are screwed to the board and it can be replaced easily by anyone. It also helps in learning/debugging.||No||No|
Additional Boards support
Is there a support for advanced peripheral boards available in the cart and any future releases?
|Yes, default peripheral boards can be replaced by additional boards of your choice. It will be compatible with future releases also.||Not possible, All the functionalities are on the same board.||Not possible, All the functionalities are on the same board.|
Is this platform support inserting QuickInsert Boards?
|Yes, via ASIB boards which freely is available with all the packages||Yes, directly||Yes, directly|
Arduino Shields Support
Is this platform compatible with Arduino Shields? Can I directly insert them into OpenLab?
|Yes, via ASIB boards which is freely available with all the packages||No||No|
IoT Application development support
Can this platform be used for IoT and Wireless application development
|Yes,||Yes, with QuickInsert Boards. Need to purchase each wireless board separately.||Yes, with QuickInsert Boards. Need to purchase each wireless board separately.|
Robotics/High Current application development
|Yes||Yes, simple motor control applications only||No|
High Voltage/AC applications
|Yes,||Yes, relay control application is possible with this board.||No|
|Yes, available with packages.||Supported, we provide programmer only.||Supported by ARM only. For others programmers supported.|
|Programmer Support||Yes, all the official and third-party programmers||Yes, all the official and third-party programmers||Yes, all the official and third-party programmers|
|On-board modules||SD Card, USB, RS-232, RTC, EEPROM||SD Card, USB, RS-232, RTC, EEPROM||SD Card, USB, RS-232, RTC, EEPROM|
|Available display modules|
Supported Microcontroller families
OpenLab Design Platforms
- Free, 3 year x 3 of Group licences for Online Courses, worth 9x ₹10,000/- at no additional cost
OpenLab Development Boards
- Free, 1 year Single licence for Online Course worth ₹10,000/-
OpenLab Basic Boards
- Online Course can be purchased by paying additional ₹4,000/- (worth ₹8,000/-)