Gumstix Raspberry Pi Zero Battery Board

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$50.00

Battery Powered Raspberry Pi Zero
Take your Raspberry Pi Zero anywhere with the Raspberry Pi Zero Battery IMU. Add a camera to enable totally wireless video streaming. Charge the two AA batteries by plugging in the Pi Zero to a micro-USB connector.
NOTE: The Geppetto design layout does not reflect the final product.

Gumstix Raspberry Pi Zero Battery Board AccelerometerBattery Charger

Designed by Gumstix in Geppetto, the Raspberry Pi Zero Battery IMU board allows you to take your Raspberry Pi Zero anywhere. Simply pop in two rechargeable NiMH or NiCd batteries into the holder and you’re ready to go anywhere with you Raspberry Pi Zero. Charging the batteries is as easy as plugging in your Raspberry Pi Zero using a USB cable, as per usual. With the onboard Bosch BMI160 3-axis accelerometer and 3-axis gyroscope you can easily track motion. Add a camera to enable totally wireless video streaming.

CUSTOMIZE YOUR BOARD
Customize the Gumstix Raspberry Pi R Zero to your project’s specific needs in Geppetto. Add functionality or remove unused components with the ease of a drag-and-drop interface.

What’s included:
1 × Raspberry Pi Zero Battery Key component
1 × Memory (256Kb I2C Serial Board EEPROM)
1 × Switch slide R/A
1 × Battery Holder 2xAA
1 × IMU 16bit 3D Accel + 3D Gyro
1 × Linear Technology LTC4060 Fast Battery Charger

Included Components
Raspberry Pi Zero Battery

Uses Raspberry Pi Zero HAT Connector as its COM/processor.

Functional modules include: Bosch BMI160 IMU

Powered by a Battery - Pigtail.

Accelerometer

Three-axis inertial measurement of acceleration.

Gyroscope

Three-axis inertial measurement of angular rates.

Battery Charger

NiMH and NiCD charge capability.

Key Components
Memory (256Kb I2C Serial Board EEPROM)

CAT24C256 Series 256 kbit (32 K x 8) 1.8-5.5V I2C CMOS Serial EEPROM - TSSOP-8

Specs
Switch slide R/A

SWITCH SLIDE 1PDT 6VDC 0.3A SMT RIGHT ANGLE

Battery Holder 2xAA

Battery holder

Specs
IMU 16bit 3D Accel + 3D Gyro

IMU 16bit 3D ACCEL+3DGYRO SMD

Linear Technology LTC4060 Fast Battery Charger

Complete fast charger controller for single, 2-, 3- or 4-series cell NiMH/NiCd batteries.

Specs
Mating Connectors

Please read the instructions in the README file carefully before starting. Instructions and functions are explained in the file.

Files that are needed (such as bootloader and operating system) to create a bootable disk image, are available below.

Our Support page links additional resources.

Software Version:

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