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Adafruit Ultimate GPS HAT Mini Kit

Compatible With:

Raspberry Pi - Model B+
Raspberry Pi - Model A+
Raspberry Pi 2 - Model B
Raspberry Pi 3 - Model B

Product Code: ADA-2324

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Adafruit Ultimate GPS HAT Mini Kit
Adafruit Ultimate GPS HAT Mini Kit
Adafruit Ultimate GPS HAT Mini Kit
Adafruit Ultimate GPS HAT Mini Kit
Adafruit Ultimate GPS HAT Mini Kit
Adafruit Ultimate GPS HAT Mini Kit
Adafruit Ultimate GPS HAT Mini Kit

It's 10PM, do you know where your Raspberry Pi is? If you had this GPS HAT, you would! This new HAT from Adafruit adds our celebrated Ultimate GPS on it, so you can add precision time and location to your Raspberry Pi Model B+/2/3

You'll probably need an external Antenna, and SMA to uFL adaptor cable to get going!

Here's the low-down on the GPS module:

  • -165 dBm sensitivity, 10 Hz updates, 66 channels
  • Only 20mA current draw
  • Built in Real Time Clock (RTC) - slot in a CR1220 backup battery for 7-years or more of timekeeping even if the Raspberry Pi is off!
  • PPS output on fix, by default connected to pin #4
  • Internal patch antenna which works quite well when used outdoors + u.FL connector for external active antenna for when used indoors or in locations without a clear sky view
  • Fix status LED blinks to let you know when the GPS has determined the current coordinates

Adafruit have spun up a HAT based on their Ultimate GPS, added a coin-cell holder for RTC usage, break-outs for all the Raspberry Pi's extra pins, and plenty of prototyping area for adding LEDs, sensors, and more.

Please note, this HAT takes over the Raspberry Pi's hardware UART to send/receive data to and from the GPS module. So, if you need to use the RX/TX pins with a console cable, you cannot also use this HAT. Instead, you'll have to use a composite or HDMI monitor and keyboard to log in, or use ssh to connect over the network to your Pi. Read up on our tutorial for more information on how to use this fine HAT

Comes as a fully assembled GPS + PCB and an additional 2x20 GPIO header. Some light soldering is required to attach the 2x20 GPIO header to the HAT but it's fast and easy for anyone with a soldering iron and solder. You can also swap the plain female header we have with a 'stacky' type that lets you plug in a hat or GPIO cable on top or a slim ultra-low-profile header.

To make air-shipping eaiser, this HAT does not come with a 12mm coin battery! A CR1220 will let you use the real-time-clock capability of the GPS HAT.

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