The MMA8452Q is a smart low-power, three-axis, capacitive MEMS accelerometer with 12 bits of resolution. This accelerometer is packed with embedded functions with flexible user programmable options, configurable to two interrupt pins. Embedded interrupt functions allow for overall power savings relieving the host processor from continuously polling data.
The MMA8452Q has user selectable full scales of ±2g/±4g/±8g with high pass filtered data as well as non filtered data available real-time. The device can be configured to generate inertial wakeup interrupt signals from any combination of the configurable embedded functions allowing the MMA8452Q to monitor events and remain in a low power mode during periods of inactivity.
Check out the related items below for our MMA8452Q Breakout Board!
* 1.95 V to 3.6 V supply voltage
* 1.6 V to 3.6 V interface voltage
* ±2g/±4g/±8g dynamically selectable full-scale
* Output Data Rates (ODR) from 1.56 Hz to 800 Hz
* 12-bit and 8-bit digital output
* I2C digital output interface (operates to 2.25 MHz with 4.7 kΩ pullup)
* Two programmable interrupt pins for six interrupt sources
* Three embedded channels of motion detection
* Orientation (Portrait/Landscape) detection with set hysteresis
* High Pass Filter Data available real-time
* Current Consumption: 6 μA – 165 μA
* 3 x 3 x 1 mm (QFN)
* [Example Code](http://cdn.sparkfun.com/datasheets/Sensors/Accelerometers/MMA8452Q_Example.zip)