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Arduino Expansion Shield for Raspberry Pi B+

SKU: DFR0327

$37.19 AUD, inc GST
$33.81 AUD, exc GST

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Arduino Expansion Shield for Raspberry Pi B+
37.19 AUD

SKU: DFR0327

$37.19 AUD, inc GST
$33.81 AUD, exc GST
1 reviews 0 5 5
In stock, with a short lead time. 16 units dispatch in 3 to 5 days (in addition to the shipping method you choose). Our timing and stock is accurate. Delivery to you by Mon, 30th of Oct with Express Post within Australia.

Introduction


What's the difference between Pi and Arduino?

We all know Raspberry Pi is a mini-computer running on Linux operating system; while Arduino is a microcontroller running on simple I/Os. Both of them focuses on very different areas. Compared with Arduino, the Pi gets much better computing performance.

So What happens when a Pi meets an Arduino?

A simple example would be, when building a mobile robot, we use the Raspberry Pi to extend its vision and get a nice tiny monitor. Meanwhile, Arduino handle nicely with the motor driving part and delivers fast responses like obstacle avoidance. Because, without the OS, the response time of rapid changes on the Arduino is much shorter. Also the high performance Pi can deals much easily with wireless communications, imaging and running complex algorithm.

Therefore, with the Arduino and Pi together, you get a powerful "brain" and "cerebellum" for your project, at one time.

Specification

  • Onboard Microcontroller: ATmega32u4
  • Arduino Leonardo Chip
  • Arduino Compatible pin mapping
  • Compatible with All arduino standard shield and sensors
  • System Voltage: 5v
  • Arduino Digital I/O: 23
  • Arduino Analog I/O: 12
  • Raspberry Pi B+ GPIO: 16
  • Raspberry Pi B+ I2C: 1
  • Raspberry Pi B+ ID_I2C: 1
  • Raspberry Pi B+ SPI: 1
  • Raspberry Pi B+ TTL UART: 1
  • Dimension: 88mm x 56mm x 26mm

OPTIONAL PARTS

Documents

  • Arduino Expansion Shield for Raspberry Pi B+ x1
  • 20cm micro USB cable x1
  • CR1220 button cell x1
Documentation and Resources:

Product Comments


Customer Reviews

  1. Review by Basil verified purchaser
    Rating
    100

    YES. Combines the power of a nano computer with a micro controller. (Posted on 9/08/2016)

We deliver Australia-wide with these options:

  • $3 for Small Items (4-6 days, not tracked, only available on selected small items)
  • $6.95 for Standard Post (2-4 days, tracked)
  • $8.32 for Express Post (1-2 days, tracked)
  • Pickup - Free! Only available to customers who live in the Newcastle region (only after we email you to notify your order is ready)

International Orders - the following rates are for New Zealand and will vary for other countries:

  • $11.49 for Pack and Track (3+ days, tracked)
  • $16.50 for Express International (2-5 days, tracked)

If you order lots of gear, the postage amount might increment based on the weight of your order.

Our physical address:

Unit 18, 132 Garden Grove Parade
Adamstown
NSW, 2289
Australia

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