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Grove – Sunlight sensor (visible light and infrared light) – SI1151

£11.90 (ex VAT £9.92)

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Like a vampire sensing sunlight, this Grove Sensor spots light waves with precision. Ideal for Raspberry Pi hermits seeking daylight. It’s so energy-efficient, it could run on hamster wheel power. Perfect for DIYers who prefer their projects smart, not thirsty

Grove – Sunlight sensor (visible light and infrared light) – SI1151

£11.90 (ex VAT £9.92)

Only 2 left in stock

Like a vampire sensing sunlight, this Grove Sensor spots light waves with precision. Ideal for Raspberry Pi hermits seeking daylight. It’s so energy-efficient, it could run on hamster wheel power. Perfect for DIYers who prefer their projects smart, not thirsty

Not the cheapest?

We will try to beat it!

⚠️Always test your item before soldering, issues caused by soldering aren't covered by warranty.

SKU: 101020089 Categories: , , Brand:

Ever fancied having your own weather station or a smart irrigation system that doesn’t just blindly water plants but actually knows when to do so? Enter the Grove – Sunlight Sensor, not just any sensor, but your project’s new best friend. This isn’t just a sensor; it’s the Sherlock Holmes of light detection, deducing the mysteries of visible and infrared light with a finesse that would make even the sun wear sunglasses.

Features That Make You Go Wow

  • Spectrum Detective Extraordinaire: From 280-950nm, this sensor doesn’t miss a beat, capturing both visible and infrared light. It’s like having a superhero that can see the full spectrum of light.
  • Plug, Play, and Party: With an I2C Interface and compatibility with the Grove port, setting this up is so easy it feels like the sensor is throwing a welcome party for itself.
  • Power Sipper, Not Gulper: Operating on a mere 3.3/5V Supply, this sensor is so energy efficient, it could run on the energy of a potato (don’t try this at home).
  • Brains and Brawn: Based on the SI1151, a sensor so smart it probably has its own IQ score, offering stellar performance under any light condition, even direct sunlight.

Why It’s Cooler Than Your Average Sensor

The Grove – Sunlight Sensor doesn’t just detect light; it embraces it, offering unparalleled performance whether you’re trying to outsmart the weather or ensure your plants are getting their tan on just right. And with its onboard Grove connector, hooking this up to your Arduino is easier than convincing a kid to eat candy.

Compatibility is Key

This sensor is the social butterfly of the tech world, getting along splendidly with boards like the Seeed Studio XIAO RP2040 and its other tech-savvy friends. Want to dive deeper into the Grove ecosystem? With over 400 modules to explore, your project can turn into the ultimate DIY adventure, making your inner geek sing with joy.

Applications That Make Sense

  • Light Detection: Because stumbling in the dark is only fun at Halloween.
  • Smart Irrigation System: Because your plants deserve a spa day, not a tsunami.
  • DIY Weather Station: Because being your own meteorologist is cool.

Technical details

Dimensions 140mm x85mm x11mm
Weight G.W 9g
Battery Exclude
Operating Voltage 3.0-5.5V
Working current 3.5mA
Wave length 280-950nm
Operating Temperature -45-85oC

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Weight 50 g

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SKU: 101020089 Categories: , , Brand:

Ever fancied having your own weather station or a smart irrigation system that doesn’t just blindly water plants but actually knows when to do so? Enter the Grove – Sunlight Sensor, not just any sensor, but your project’s new best friend. This isn’t just a sensor; it’s the Sherlock Holmes of light detection, deducing the mysteries of visible and infrared light with a finesse that would make even the sun wear sunglasses.

Features That Make You Go Wow

  • Spectrum Detective Extraordinaire: From 280-950nm, this sensor doesn’t miss a beat, capturing both visible and infrared light. It’s like having a superhero that can see the full spectrum of light.
  • Plug, Play, and Party: With an I2C Interface and compatibility with the Grove port, setting this up is so easy it feels like the sensor is throwing a welcome party for itself.
  • Power Sipper, Not Gulper: Operating on a mere 3.3/5V Supply, this sensor is so energy efficient, it could run on the energy of a potato (don’t try this at home).
  • Brains and Brawn: Based on the SI1151, a sensor so smart it probably has its own IQ score, offering stellar performance under any light condition, even direct sunlight.

Why It’s Cooler Than Your Average Sensor

The Grove – Sunlight Sensor doesn’t just detect light; it embraces it, offering unparalleled performance whether you’re trying to outsmart the weather or ensure your plants are getting their tan on just right. And with its onboard Grove connector, hooking this up to your Arduino is easier than convincing a kid to eat candy.

Compatibility is Key

This sensor is the social butterfly of the tech world, getting along splendidly with boards like the Seeed Studio XIAO RP2040 and its other tech-savvy friends. Want to dive deeper into the Grove ecosystem? With over 400 modules to explore, your project can turn into the ultimate DIY adventure, making your inner geek sing with joy.

Applications That Make Sense

  • Light Detection: Because stumbling in the dark is only fun at Halloween.
  • Smart Irrigation System: Because your plants deserve a spa day, not a tsunami.
  • DIY Weather Station: Because being your own meteorologist is cool.

Technical details

Dimensions 140mm x85mm x11mm
Weight G.W 9g
Battery Exclude
Operating Voltage 3.0-5.5V
Working current 3.5mA
Wave length 280-950nm
Operating Temperature -45-85oC

Resources

Weight 50 g

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.

Grove – Sunlight sensor (visible light and infrared light) – SI1151

Only 2 left in stock