TILTnSHAKE Click Board
The MikroE TILT-n-SHAKE Click Board is a multifunctional add-on board that is designed to keep away people from tampering with your design. Featuring a combination of tilt AND shake functionalities, the TILT-n-SHAKE click includes a MMA8491Q IC sensor that is used as a 3-axis, 45-degree tilt sensor and can also be configured as a 3-axis digital accelerometer. The user is required to keep the Enable pin (EN) pulled to logic level high to use it as an accelerometer.
Featuring a 14-bit digital output and ??8g full-scale range, this MEMS chip has a 1 mg/LSB sensitivity, and a fast response time of around 700 microseconds. TILT-n-SHAKE click communicates with the target board MCU through MikroBUS I2C interface, using SCL, SDA pins. As a tilt sensor, the MMA8491Q chip has three detection outputs, one for each axis: Xout, Yout and Zout. For specific applications you may need only one or two dimensions, not all three.
This click board is intended to use a 3.3V power supply. It is ideal for tamper detect and anti-theft detection systems.
IC Module: MMA8491Q IC
The 3-axis multifunction digital accelerometer comes in a small package. It can be used in two accelerometer configurations, either as a 45
- TILT n SHAKE Click Board (1)
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- Printed User Manual and Board Schematic (1)
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