UPS Module for Raspberry Pi Pico Stackable Design I2C Support

by Waveshare
214 kr

Download User Guide for Pico UPS Module

This UPS module works with Raspberry Pi Pico. This Uninterruptible Power Supply module is compatible with a Li-Po battery through which it charges the connected Raspberry Pi Pico. The module uses the I2C interface for battery monitoring. The Raspberry Pi Pico UPS Module features a stackable design so letting you connect more modules such as a small LED.

Stackable Design
Stackable Male Pin Header to Attach other Modules
Female Pin Header to Attach Raspberry Pi Pico

Features of UPS Module for Raspberry Pi Pico

  • Dynamic power path management
  • Real-time monitoring of power, voltage, and remaining capacity  
  • Current / voltage monitoring chip
  • Li-Po battery switching charger (Battery is NOT included)
  • Raspberry Pi Pico header (Raspberry Pi Pico is NOT included)
  • I2C bus interface support
  • Stackable design
  • Short circuit protection
  • Over charge / discharge protection
  • Reverse protection
  • Over-current protection
  • Power indicator
  • Recharging indicator
  • Development resources, user manual, and examples for Raspberry Pi Pico, MicroPython, and C / C++ are included

Pin Definition

Specifications of UPS Module for Raspberry Pi Pico

  • Recharge Voltage: 5V
  • Battery Support: 3.7V 600mAh Li-Po battery
  • Control Bus: I2C
  • Weight: 24 grams
  • Dimensions: 62 mm x 21 mm | 6.2 cm x 2.1 cm

Safety Cautions

  • Always use a reliable good quality battery charger
  • Li-Po batteries are less stable and risky since they could cause fire or injury if they are not properly recharged or handled
  • Put the module out of the reach of children and inflammable materials.
  • Never reverse connect while recharging or discharging
  • Always make sure to check the compatibility of the battery with the module before you purchase it. Go for the most reliable manufacturers
  • Never use batteries of different brands or a new battery with an old one

Onboard Components

Items Included

  • UPS Module for Raspberry Pi Pico (1)

Compatible Items (Not Included)