Compass Bricklet

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Compass Bricklet


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  • 3-axis compass
  • Measures heading with resolution of 0.1° and accuracy up to 1°
  • Measures magnetic flux density with 0.01µT (Microtesla) resolution
  • Update rate of up to 600Hz
Compass Bricklet   +€19.99

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The Compass Bricklet is equipped with a 3-axis ±8 Gauss magnetic sensor. It can measure the magnetic flux density for all three axis as well as the heading with a resolution of 0.1° and accuracy up to 1°.

The update rate is configurable and can go as high as 600Hz.

Technical Specifications

Sensor MMC5883MA
Current Consumption 40mW (8mA at 5V)
Magnetic Flux Density Range -800µT to 800µT (Microtesla)
Magnetic Flux Density Resolution 0.01µT (Microtesla)
Heading Range 0° to 360°
Heading Resolution 0.1°
Heading Accuracy Up to 1° at 100Hz update rate*
Update Rate 100Hz-600Hz (configurable)
Dimensions (W x D x H) 25 x 20 x 5mm (0.98 x 0.79 x 0.19")
Weight 2g

*: Depends on the quality of the calibration for the specific environment the Bricklet is used in.

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