Pixy (CMUcam5) by Charmed Labs

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Pixy (CMUcam5) by Charmed Labs

New earth robotics Store are proud to offer the fantastic Pixy (CMUcam5).

With so many on offer today, it is great to have a brand you can trust. The Pixy (CMUcam5) is certainly that and will be a excellent acquisition.

For this reduced price, the Pixy (CMUcam5) is highly respected and is a regular choice for most people. Charmed Labs have provided some excellent touches and this equals great value for money.

Manufacturer Description

Pixy is a smart vision sensor you can quickly "teach" to find objects. It saves you time by only outputting the object data you're interested in. A multitude of connection options means you can use Pixy with almost any microcontroller. It connects directly to Arduino with the included cable, and fully supports Raspberry Pi and BeagleBone Black with included software libraries. Included in the box is mounting hardware to attach Pixy to your robot creation. The firmware, software and hardware are open source, so you can tweak to your heart's delight. Free tech support is included on the CMUcam wiki! Note: if you are using an Arduino shield in conjunction with Pixy, you may need to purchase Stackable Headers for the Pixy cable to fit. USB cable not included.

Product Features

Connects to an Arduino with the included cable. Arduino libraries are provided. Learns to detect objects that you teach it Outputs what it detects 50 times per second Communicates via one of several interfaces: SPI, I2C, UART, USB or analog/digital output. Works with Windows, MacOS and Linux (requires USB mini B cable)