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Build a child-friendly MP3 player with Arduino

Build a child-friendly MP3 player with Arduino

After being inspired by an expensive commercial childrens' MP3 player, Redditor “DerThes” decided to make their own and turned to the Arduino platform for a solution. 

They've used some basic electronics along with a custom keypad PCB to create a player that's easy to use, and also can be operated by users of any age. We especially appreciate the lovely wooden enclosure, which gives it that homely childrens' toy appearance:

However there is more than kids' music. By pressing a combination of buttons, the player can access 99 albums and be operated in an adults' mode as well. Very tricky!

To learn more about this project, check out the code on github and the images on imgur.

And if you're interested in doing this yourself, PMD Way can help you with the parts, such as:

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