The LIS3DH Breakout is a small yet powerful accelerometer module designed to measure motion and orientation. It is based on the LIS3DH chip, which is a low-power, three-axis accelerometer with high resolution and accuracy.
This breakout board features an I2C interface, making it easy to integrate into a wide range of projects. It also includes a voltage regulator and level shifting circuitry, allowing it to work with both 3.3V and 5V systems. The board itself is compact and lightweight, making it ideal for use in portable and wearable devices.
The LIS3DH chip on the breakout board is capable of measuring accelerations up to ±16 g, with a resolution of 12 bits. It also includes advanced power-saving features such as programmable interrupt modes and embedded FIFO memory. This makes it an excellent choice for applications that require accurate motion sensing while minimizing power consumption.
The LIS3DH is an ultra-low-power high-performance three-axis linear accelerometer belonging to the “nano” family, with digital I2C/SPI serial interface standard output. The device features ultra-low-power operational modes that allow advanced power saving and smart embedded functions. The LIS3DH has dynamically user-selectable full scales of +-2g/+-4g/+-8g/+-16g and is capable of measuring accelerations with output data rates from 1 Hz to 5.3 kHz.
The LIS3DH Breakout is a versatile and reliable accelerometer module that can be used in a wide range of projects, including robotics, gaming, and fitness tracking. Its small size, low power consumption, and high accuracy make it a popular choice among hobbyists and professionals alike.
- +-2g/+-4g/+-8g/+-16g dynamically selectable full scale
- I2C/SPI digital output interface
- 16-bit data output
- 2 independent programmable interrupt generators for free-fall and motion detection
- 6D/4D orientation detection
- Free-fall detection
- Motion detection
- Embedded temperature sensor
- Dimensions : 25 x 23 mm
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