Adafruit - Breakout Boards, Sensors, and Kits

The leaders in Maker electronics, Adafruit, have been manufacturing in the heart of New York City since 2005. Browse our range of Adafruit breakout boards, sensors, kits, and Raspberry Pi HATs.

Adafruit VEML7700 Lux Sensor - I2C Light Sensor

Vishay has a lot of light sensors out there, and this is a nice simple lux sensor that's easy to add to any microcontoller. Most light sensors just give you a number for brighter/darker ambient lighting. The VEML7700 makes your life easier by calculating the lux, which is an SI unit for light. You'll get more consistent readings between multiple sensors because you aren't dealing with some unit-less values. Read more...

£4.80
Out of stock

Adafruit ADXL343 + ADT7410 Sensor FeatherWing

Upgrade any Feather board with motion and precision temperature sensing, with this all-in-one sensing FeatherWing. It sports two fantastic sensors from Analog Devices: an ADXL343 triple-axis accelerometer and an ADT7410 precision temperature sensor. Read more...

  • ADA4147
£12
Only 8 left!

Adafruit USB C Breakout Board - Downstream Connection

Throw out all those Mini and Micro B USB cables you have in a plastic bin - the next generation of USB connectors is here with USB C! You will start to see these connectors pop up on all sorts of devices, as the industry moves from micro B or lightening to the new standard. Well, at least until the next standard comes out Read more...

  • ADA4090
£3
12 in stock

Adafruit GPIO Expander Bonnet - 16 Additional I/O over I2C

The Raspberry Pi is an amazing single board computer - and one of the best parts is that GPIO connector! 40 pins of digital goodness you can twiddle to control LEDs, sensors, buttons, radios, displays - just about any device you can imagine. This Adafruit GPIO Expander Bonnet will give you even more digital deliciousness - 16 more digital input/output pins are yours for any desire you have. Read more...

£9.60
16 in stock