KAmodVL6180X is a module that allows to measure light intensity (ALS), distance to the object and recognition of gesture. It has an embedded voltage regulator and voltage level translators on signal lines. Thanks to this can be used in systems with 2.8V – 5.5V power supply voltage.

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Basic features and parameters
  • Chip VL6180X from STMicroelectronics
  • Distance measurement possibility in range from 0 to 100mm
  • Possibility of light intensity measurement in range from 1 to 100.000 Lux
  • Power supply voltage: 2.8 – 5.5V
  • Ocommunication interface: I2C
  • Two GPIO lines
  • Embedded voltage regulator and voltage level translators on signal lines
  • Holes for pin connector soldering
  • Mounting holes 3mm
  • Module size (without connector): 24mm x 16mm x 3mm
Standard equipment
Code Description
  • Assembled and launched module
  • Pin connector (male and angle) for soldering
Electrical schematic
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Output description
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JP1 Function
GND Module power supply
SDA I2C Data line
SCL I2C Clock line
IO0 Chip Enable/GPIO line
IO1 GPIO1 line
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