6. Octopus Tilt Sensor

6.1. Introduction

  • The Tilt sensor is to measure the levelness of the object based on the tilt switch.

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6.2. Characteristics

  • The 3-pins ports is easy to plug and play.

  • It can work with micro:bit in 3V.

6.3. Specifications

Item | Parameter :-: | :-: SKU|EF04001 Working Voltage|DC 3.0V Power Input|3v-5v Connector Type|Digital Pins Definition|1-Signal 2-VCC 3-GND Response|Quick to response with high sensitivity Circuit|Simple Stability|Stable and durable

6.4. Outlook and Dimensions


6.5. Quick to Start

Connection diagram

  • Connect to P1 port as the picture shows.

Take sensor:bit for example


Program as the picture shows

  • Set the P1 port to a higher level to initialize the module.

  • If the detected value is 0 and the the digital read pins is 0, the icon is shown on the screen.

  • Or it shows a box.




You can also download it directly below:



  • When the tilt angel is changed, the icon or rectangle is shown on the micro:bit.

6.6. Relevant Cases

6.7. Technique Files