Now you can take your projects on the go with this new shield for the ATMegaZero or the Raspberry Pi.
On-board Maxim fuel gauge IC
Support reading battery information via I2C
Lithium battery charge/discharge protection and over-heating protection
Compatible with the Raspberry Pi Zero/Zero W/Zero WH/2B/3B
1x ATMegaZero LIPO Battery Shield
1x 2x20 Header Pins (Male or Female based on selection).
* ATMegaZero, Raspberry Pi & LIPO Battery are not included.
Note:Unless you choose the Pre-Soldered option, the board will come with the header pins unsoldered.
We recommend using a LIPO battery with a 2-pin JST-PH connector. Adafruit sells a battery compatible with this board. You can buy it here. We are currently sourcing this product and should have it available in the near future.
NOTE: Polarity is very important, please make sure that the batter you get matches the following image. Some brands may have reverse polarity and can destroy your battery.