The module is a simple breakout board that enables easy connection of an ADXL346 into an existing system. The ADXL346 is a small, thin, ultralow power, 3-axis accelerometer with high resolution (13-bit) measurement at up to ?16g, it is ideal for a wide variety of applications. Its output data is formatted as 16-bit twos complement and is accessible through either a SPI (3- or 4-wire) or I2C interface.
The ADXL346 is well suited for mobile device applications. It measures the static acceleration of gravity in tilt-sensing applications, as well as dynamic acceleration resulting from motion or shock. Its high resolution (4 mg/LSB) enables measurement of inclination changes less than 1.0 degree.
- Single tap/double tap detection
- Activity/inactivity monitoring
- SPI and I2C interfaces
- Free-Fall Detection
- Ultralow power: as low as 23?A in measurement mode and 1 ?A in standby mode at VS = 2.5 V (typical)
- Flexible interrupt modes mappable to either interrupt pin
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