32blit: our retro-inspired handheld with open-source firmware. Go back, way back, to the start, with a single hardware platform and a great set of game creation tools.

10-bit ADC (SPI)

Our go to choice for a through hole ADC. Easy to hook up to the Raspberry Pi, communicates via SPI - add up to eight 10-bit analog channels to your projects!

The MCP3008 features a successive approximation register (SAR) architecture and an  industry-standard SPI se rial interface. 200k samples/second, 8 input channels, low power consumption (5nA typical standby, 425µA typical active).

  • 10-bit resolution
  • Eight single-ended channels
  • SPI interface
  • 200 ksps sample rate at 5V
  • -40 to +85°C temperature range