24. Octopus Temperature Sensor Brick TMP36(EF04079)

24.1. Introduction

Octopus TMP36 Temperature Sensor Brick is a temperature sensor with low voltage and accurate Celsius read. It can provide voltage output,which forms a linear relationship with Celsius temperature.


24.2. Characteristics

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

24.3. Specifications

Item Parameter
SKU EF04079
Accuracy ±2°C(Typical value)
Linearity ±0.5°C(Typical value)
Working Voltage 2.7V~5.5V
Thermal Effect Index When power currency lower than 50 μA
Nominated Temperature Measuring Range -40 °C to +125 °C, working temperature can be up to +150 °C.
Ratio Coefficient + 10 mV /°C
Static Current Below 50μA
Turn Off Current Max 0.5μA

24.4. Outlook and Dimensions


24.5. Quick to Start

Materials used and connection diagram

Connect to the P1 port

Take sensor:bit for example


Add Package

Click “Advanced”in the choice of the MakeCode to find more choices.


Click “Extensions”, search “iot”in the dialog box and then download it.


Program as the picture shows

  1. Choose the display brick for the micro:bit.

  2. Choose the function of showing the temperature from the IoT package.

  3. The temperature is showing on the micro:bit.




You can also download the links below:


  • The current temperature is showing on the micro:bit.

24.6. Relevant Cases

24.7. Technique Files