Looking to include a compass feature to your Arduino project? Take this HMC5883L 3-Axis Digital Compass Magnetometer Board. An easy to use board to include in your next project. It uses an i2c connection so its easier to wire. Use this to add in your GPS application projects or anything you need for navigation and direction applications.
Honeywell’s HMC5883L 3-Axis Magnetometer can measure both the direction and the magnitude of Earth’s magnetic fields. HMC5883L features low-voltage operation (2.16 to 3.6V) and low-power consumption (100 μA) thus an excellent choice for battery powered applications. It has 12-bit ADC that enables 1° to 2° compass heading accuracy.
Features / Specifications
- Chipset : HMC5883L
- Power supply : 3~5V
- Communication mode : i2C protocol
- Measuring range : ±1.3-8 gauss
- Enables 1° to 2° Degree Compass Heading Accuracy
- Low Power Consumption (100 μA)
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