- Easy to use
- USB connectivity
- The required drivers are installed automatically from Windows Update
- The micro controller doesn’t get damaged even if placed incorrectly
- The target circuit can be powered from PICkit 2 it
The PICkit 2 Starter Kit is a low-cost development kit with an easy to use interface for programming many of Microchip’s baseline, mid range and PIC 18 F families of Flash memory micro controllers. This starter kit is designed to help the user get up to speed quickly using PIC micro controllers. Easy to use Windows programming interface for programming many of Microchip’s Flash family of micro controllers.
It supper less chips than PICKIT3 or ICD 2, but the cheaper price make it a high cost-effective toll for many amateur.