A development board that provides a simple interface for the HMC5883L (three-axis magnetic field module).
- Type: GY-271
- 3V to 5V operating voltage
- Uses I2C communication protocol
- Measurment range: ± 1.3-8 Gauss
- HMC5883L Datasheet
We've been informed by customers of changes to the chipset on some of these breakout boards where they feature the Chinese clone of the HMC5883L: QMC5883. Whilst intended as a drop-in replacement, they require some tweaking to the code in order to function correctly due to some register and I2C address changes.
Here's a picture highlighting the visual differences between the two chipsets:
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