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Raspberry Pi Sense HAT - For the Pi 3 / 2 / B+ / A+

SKU: CE04623

$52.80 AUD, inc GST
$48.00 AUD, exc GST

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Raspberry Pi Sense HAT - For the Pi 3 / 2 / B+ / A+
52.8 AUD

SKU: CE04623

$52.80 AUD, inc GST
$48.00 AUD, exc GST
2 reviews 0 5 5
In stock, ships today if ordered before 2PM
Delivered by Fri, 25th of Aug

The Raspberry Pi Foundation wanted to create a HAT which not only contained a plethora of sensors but an interactive LED display with user input. The Sense HAT is the complete package if you're looking for a HAT to learn all kinds of different programming and hardware concepts. In fact, it's so cool, that the Raspberry Pi Foundation is using it to perform scientific experiments onboard the International Space Station!

The Sense hat gives you access to:

  • Orientation (yaw, pitch & roll) via an accelerometer, 3D gyroscope, and magnetometer
  • Pressure
  • Humidity
  • Temperature

It'd be a bit boring if all that data had to be contained to the terminal, so there's an 8x8 RGB LED matrix which can be used to display anything you like! A compass, tilt display, or interactive games such as Tetris, Pong, Snake, or Space Invanders (just to name a few) could all be displayed and interacted with using the onboard joystick. Oh yeah, there's an onboard joystick too, cool right!

Fortunately, in the spirit of Raspberry Pi, you don't need to be a programming wizard to get started with the Pi Sense Hat. There's a complete database of projects, information, ideas, and instructions on the AstroPi website.

Technical Specs:

  • Gyroscope
    • Angular rate sensor (dps): ~245/500/2000
  • Accelerometer
    • Linear acceleration sensor (g): ~2/4/8/16
  • Magnetometer
    • Magnetic sensor (gauss): ~4/8/12/16
  • Barometer: 260 - 1260 hPa absolute range (accuracy depends on the temperature and pressure, ~0.1 hPa under normal conditions)
  • Temperature sensor: Accurate to ~2°C in the 0-65°C range
  • Relative humidity sensor: Accurate to ~4.5% in the 20-80%rH range, accurate to ~0.5°C in 15-40°C range
  • 8x8 RGB LED matrix display
  • Small 5 button joystick
  • 65.1mm x 56.6mm x 13.9mm (2.6" x 2.2" x 0.5")
  • 20.4g (0.7oz)

**The Raspberry Pi Sense HAT is compatible with the Raspberry Pi 2Model B+, and Model A+, but NOT the earlier 26-pin models of Raspberry Pi 1 Model B & A's. Pi not included!**

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Customer Reviews

  1. Review by Campbell verified purchaser
    Rating
    100

    Thanks for the efficient delivery. A really versatile tool to stimulate my kids to do some more programming. (Posted on 14/06/2017)

  2. Review by Warren verified purchaser
    Rating
    100

    The LED array on these are super bright. (Posted on 1/02/2016)

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