About M5Stack Company
When engineer and tech genius Jimmy Lai saw the need for a way to bridge the gap between development and end product, he was driven to provide the ultimate solution. Inspired by his vision to create innovative products that accelerate development speed and enable high-quality prototyping at industrial-level quality, he founded M5Stack in 2016. Full of fresh and intelligent ideas, M5Stack is backed by a passionate and enthusiastic team of hardcore engineers, makers, designers and hackers who are eager and excited about helping developers make their most creative dreams a reality. Now, M5Stack offers the leading IoT development platform for industrial automation, STEAM education, rapid prototyping, and more with its robust, open source development kit that?s incredibly affordable, fully functional, completely customizable, and easy for developers to handle new product development on all stages.
About M5Stack Module
M5Stack stands for M=modular, 5=5x5 cm (size of the module 5,4 x 5,4 cm), stack = stackable.
M5Stack is modular stackable product development toolkits based on ESP32 (The world?s most popular Wi-Fi SoC, upgrade of ESP8266). The M5 ecosystem consists of main controller we call it ?core?, the stackable modules and bases, grove compatible sensors we call it ?units? and different applications for STEM, makers and industry IoT. M5Stack is committed to providing easy-to-develop and cost-effective IoT devices.