MSA301 3DoF Motion Sensor Breakout

PimoroniSKU: RB-Pim-160
Manufacturer #: PIM456

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  • MSA301 3DoF Motion Sensor Breakout Board
  • Compact 3-axis accelerometer for versatile motion detection
  • Easy integration with Raspberry Pi, Arduino, and Pico
  • Built-in interrupts for motion, double-tap, and freefall detection
  • Compatible with both 3.3V and 5V systems
  • Reverse polarity protection for added safety

The MSA301 3DoF Motion Sensor Breakout Board is a simple 3-axis accelerometer that measures acceleration in the X, Y, and Z directions. It features built-in interrupts for motion detection in each axis, double-tap detection, and freefall detection, allowing for easy implementation with a single line of code.

The device is equipped with an I2C interface and is compatible with both 3.3V and 5V systems. It can be easily connected to a Raspberry Pis GPIO header or used with the Breakout Garden for seamless integration into various projects.

  • 1x MSA301 3DoF Motion Sensor Breakout
  • 1x 1x5 Male Header
  • 1x 1x5 Female right-angle Header
  • 19 x 19 x 3 mm
  • MSA301 3DoF Motion Sensor
  • ±2/±4/±8/±16 g linear acceleration
  • Compatible with 3.3V or 5V
  • I2C interface with address 0x26
  • Reverse polarity protection
  • Raspberry Pi-compatible pinout (pins 1, 3, 5, 7, 9)
  • Compatible with Arduino
  • Compatible with Raspberry Pi (Python library)
  • Compatible with Raspberry Pi Pico (C++/MicroPython libraries)

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