Pulse Oximeter Sensor Wireling


Whisker Kickstarter Item

Note: This item is currently only available on Kickstarter, it will be for sale on our site after the Kickstarter is complete and rewards have been fulfilled


This Wirelingr lets you measure your heartbeat via the MAX30101 pulse sensor. The sensor package features internal LEDs, photodetectors, optical elements, and low-noise electronics. 



    MAX30101 Specs

    • Heart-Rate Monitor and Pulse Oximeter Sensor in LED Reflective Solution
    • Integrated cover glass for optimal, robust performance
    • Programmable sample rate and LED Current for power savings
    • Fast Data output capability: high sample rates
    • Robust motion artifact resilience: high SNR

      TinyDuino Power Requirements

      • Voltage: 3.0V - 5.5V 
      • Power: < mW (Low-Power Mode)
      • Current: 0.7uA, typ (Ultra-Low Shutdown Current)

      Pins Used

      • A5/SCL - I²C Serial Clock line
      • A4/SDA - I²C Serial Data line 


      • 10mm x 10mm (.39 inches x .39 inches)
      • Max Height (from the lower bottom of Whisker to upper top of pulse sensor) 5.11mm (0.20 inches)
      • Weight: 1 gram (.04 ounces)


      • You can also use this Whisker without the TinyDuino – modifying the connecting cable by removing the opposite connector and stripping/tinning the wires, you can solder the connector cable to any other microcontroller board of your choice!   


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