L3GD20 3-Axis Gyro Carrier with Voltage Regulator

L3GD20 3-Axis Gyro Carrier with Voltage Regulator
Pololu item #: 2125 85 in stock

Price break Unit price (US$)
1 6.95 19.95
10 5.95 17.95

This sensor is a carrier/breakout board for the ST L3GD20 three-axis gyroscope, which measures the angular rates of rotation about the roll (X), pitch (Y), and yaw (Z) axes. Angular velocity measurements with a configurable range of ±250°/s, ±500°/s, or ±2000°/s can be read through a digital I²C or SPI interface. The board has a 3.3 V linear regulator and integrated level-shifters that allow it to work over an input voltage range of 2.5–5.5 V, and the 0.1″ pin spacing makes it easy to use with standard solderless breadboards and 0.1″ perfboards.

Clearance: This board is being replaced by the newer L3GD20H carrier.

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Size: 0.5″ × 0.9″ × 0.1″1
Weight: 0.7 g1

General specifications

Interface: I²C, SPI2
Minimum operating voltage: 2.5 V
Maximum operating voltage: 5.5 V
Axes: pitch (x), roll (y), and yaw (z)
Measurement range: ±250, ±500, or ±2000°/s3
Supply current: 7 mA


Without included optional headers.
Interface controlled by CS pin.