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SparkFun Triple Axis Accelerometer and Gyro Breakout - MPU-6050

SparkFun Triple Axis Accelerometer and Gyro Breakout - MPU-6050

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Key Features

  • Selectable Solder Jumpers on CLK, FSYNC and AD0
  • Tri-Axis angular rate sensor (gyro) with a sensitivity up to 131 LSBs/dps
  • Tri-Axis accelerometer with a programmable full scale range of ±2g, ±4g, ±8g and ±16g
  • Embedded algorithms for run-time bias and compass calibration. No user intervention required

The MPU-6050 is a serious little piece of motion processing tech! By combining a MEMS 3-axis gyroscope and a 3-axis accelerometer on the same silicon die together with an onboard Digital Motion Processor™ (DMP™) capable of processing complex 9-axis MotionFusion algorithms, the MPU-6050 does away with the cross-axis alignment problems that can creep up on discrete parts.

SparkFun's breakout board for the MPU-6050 makes this tiny QFN package easy to work into your project. Every pin you need to get up and running is broken out to 0.1" headers, including the auxiliary master I2C bus which allows the MPU-6050 to access external magnetometers and other sensors.

Item Specifics
Tri-Axis angular rate sensor full-scale range: ±250, ±500, ±1000, and ±2000dps
I2C Digital-output of 6 or 9-axis MotionFusion data in rotation matrix, quaternion, Euler Angle, or raw data format
Input Voltage: 2.3 - 3.4V
Digital-output temperature sensor
Size: 1 x 0.6 x 0.09" (25.5 x 15.2 x 2.48mm)
Some basic soldering skills required
Basic electrical prototyping skills required
Fundamental programming skills required