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LEGO Boost is a robotic system aimed at children between 7 and 12.

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Which resistor value is used for which motor in Power Functions 2.0?

Based on the answer here it seems that resistors are used to detect what is plugged in with LEGO Power Functions 2.0. So which resistor values (or ranges) apply to which motors or other devices? Are ...
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Stacking motors on the Powered Up hub or Boost hub

The way the Boost/Powered Up connectors are designed, it's not possible to have multiple motors on the same output of a hub like it was possible with 9V or Power functions. However, since I only want ...
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Can the Powered Up app be used to directly control the Boost Move Hub?

I have the LEGO Boost kit, and I'm wondering if I can control it directly using the Powered Up app rather than programming it using the Boost app. Is this possible?
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Are there additional motors and/or sensors that can be used to extend LEGO Boost?

What extra motors and sensors can be bought to extend the LEGO Boost (17101) set? I have heard the WeDo motors have the same connector but not if they are compatible with the Boost hub. Are they ...
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Can Boost programs be transferred off the tablet / phone / PC?

I'd like to be able to transfer Boost programs from one device to another and to back them up. Is this possible? Ideally I'd like some app-supported mechanism for this. I have a Google Pixel, a ...
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Lego Boost Variable setting

I try to program a steering for a Logo Boost Model. Motor B spins a certain angle and the steering works. To get it running the model - the app - needs to know the current position of the wheels in ...
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amazon.fr hints that the Boost app will be available on phones?

At this moment (end of the year, 2017), the description for Lego Boost on the french amazon site includes the notice: Enfin, l'application sera également disponible sur smartphones dès les ...
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What internal electronics does LEGO Boost use?

What specific electronic components are present inside the Boost Move Hub?
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Can LEGO Boost play custom audio files?

Can LEGO Boost play custom audio files on the Boost app from files kept on the device such as those downloaded from iTunes or transferred from a computer? Are recordings from the tablet the only way ...
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Is the LEGO BOOST kit compatible with EV3 or PowerFunctions motors and sensors?

I'm curious if I can use my existing EV3 and/or PowerFunctions motors to extend the functionality of my LEGO BOOST set. Is this possible?
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How do I install the Lego BOOST software on a phone instead of a tablet?

Officially, the Lego Boost software is only available for devices with at least an 8 inch screen: https://www.lego.com/en-us/service/device-guide/boost However, it would be nice to install the ...