23. OCTOPUS Gesture Sensor PAJ7620U2(EF04078)
OCTOPUS Gesture Sensor is PAJ7620U2 that integrates gesture recognition function with general I2C interface into a single chip. It can recognize 9 gestures including move up, move down, move left, move right, etc with a simple swipe of your hand.
The 3-pins ports is easy to plug and play.
|Detection Method||Built-in approaching detection device|
|Gesture||9 gestures including move up/down/left/right/forward/back/clockwise/anticlockwise/pulse counter|
|Ability for Anti-background light||100k|
23.4. Outlook and Dimensions
23.5. Quick to Start
Materials used and connection diagram
Take sensor:bit for example
Click “Advanced”in the choice of the MakeCode to find more choices.
Click “Extensions” to search with “https://github.com/elecfreaks/pxt-gesture” in the dialogue box and download the package of the Gesture sensor.
Program as the picture shows
You can also download the links below:
The direction of the arrow displaying on the micro:bit changes with the different gestures of your hands.