Hardware Files

We want you to be able to modify, improve, and change the Bean to fit your needs. So we’ve released Bean's hardware design files under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International license. This allows you to:

  • Share — You can copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format.
  • Adapt — You can remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially.


The LightBlue Bean’s dimensions are 1.79 x 0.80 x 0.33 inches (45.5 x 20.3 x 8.38 mm). If you want to make Bean even smaller, you can cut off the prototyping area that sits next to the GPIO pads:

Bean protoboard safe-to-cut area

The dimensions of the LightBlue Bean+ are 2.56 x 1.38 x 0.59 inches (65 x 35 x 15 mm) without an accessory plugged in.


LightBlue Bean (Revision E)

LightBlue Bean+ (Revision D)