Obtain the ACK Development Kit

The Development Kit for Alexa Connect Kit (ACK) comes with a development board with an integrated ACK module. For details about ACK, see What is ACK?

Purchase the ACK Development Kit

There are two development kits available for ACK, the Espressif development kit and the USI development kit. These kits are generally available worldwide, however stock might vary by region.

Espressif development kit

The latest Espressif development kit is called the ESP32-PICO-V3-ZERO-DevKit. Use the following links to find a kit in your region.

Locale Vendor/Product Links

United States

Australia

Brazil

Canada

France

Germany

India

Italy

Japan

Mexico

Spain

UK

Rest of World

USI development kit

The latest USI development kit is called the USI MT7697H Development Kit. Use the following links to find a kit in your region.

Locale Vendor/Product Links

United States

USI MT7697H Development Kit for Alexa Connect Kit from Amazon

Australia

USI MT7697H Development Kit for Alexa Connect Kit from Amazon

Canada

USI MT7697H Development Kit for Alexa Connect Kit from Amazon

Mexico

USI MT7697H Development Kit for Alexa Connect Kit from Amazon

Rest of World

USI MT7697H Development Kit for Alexa Connect Kit from Amazon

Purchase individual HMCUs that work with ACK

If you purchase an Espressif ACK development kit, you must purchase an HMCU separately, such as an Arduino Zero or another supported development board.

Purchase an Arduino Zero

The following table contains links to the Arduino Zero development board available for purchase.

Website Product Links

https://store.arduino.cc/

Arduino Zero

Purchase an additional Host Microcontroller Unit

You can also build ACK devices on other commercially available HMCUs instead of the Arduino Zero. For an updated list of additional HMCUs that you can use, see ACK HMCU Development Kits.

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