Adafruit 9-DOF Accel/Mag/Gyro+Temp Breakout Board - LSM9DS1
- LSM9DS1 9-DOF Accel/Mag/Gyro+Temp Breakout Board
- Accelerometer: ±2/±4/±8/±16 g (no ±6 g range).
- Magnetometer: ±4/±8/±12/±16 gauss ranges.
- Gyroscope: ±245/±500/±2000 dps ranges.
- i2c and SPI interface. 3-5VDC
Add motion, direction and orientation sensing to your Arduino project with this all-in-one 9-DOF sensor. Inside the chip are three sensors, one is a classic 3-axis accelerometer, which can tell you which direction is down towards the Earth (by measuring gravity) or how fast the board is accelerating in 3D space. The other is a 3-axis magnetometer that can sense where the strongest magnetic force is coming from, generally used to detect magnetic north. The third is a 3-axis gyroscope that can measure spin and twist. By combining this data you can REALLY orient yourself.
The breakout board version of this sensor has both I2C and SPI interfaces. Attaching it to the Arduino is simple, power Vin and GND with 3-5VDC, and wire up I2C data on SCL and SDA, and you're ready to go! More advanced users can use SPI, our library has support for both. The breakout comes with the popular power+data pins on one side and the interrupt pins on the other side for a nice & compact breakout.
1 - Fully Assembled & tested breakout
1 - header
4 mounting holes
Size: 33.4mm x 20.4mm x 3.0mm / 1.3" x 0.8" x 0.1"
Weight: 2.5g / 0.1oz