Electronic kits from the littleBits Electronics, Inc include step-by-step guides and materials, or "bits" that snap together to create circuits, for designing and creating different inventions. A variety of kits are available for purchase, none of which require soldering or wiring.
The littleBits kits are recommended for use by individuals and groups at home, in the classroom or in libraries. They are designed for older children, teenagers and adults. The kits appeal to people with a variety of interests including music, programming and play. Kits for creating a smart home, smart devices, synthesizers and hardware are available, as are many others.
Kits can be bought individually or together as bundles.The littleBits website includes information about each kit, including project ideas, tips and tricks and answers to frequently asked questions. While the kits can be purchased online, a store locator provides the names and locations of stores that also sell the kits. Consumers can contact the company's support staff with any questions or communicate with other customers on the website's forum.
The kits ranged in price from $39.95 to $4,999. Shipping is free on orders over $60 to addresses in the United States as of 2016. The company offers no-questions-asked returns.