1.3. Case 02: Color-controlled Lights

Purpose

To make the LED strip be able to adjust the color of the lights according to the recognized color from the AI Lens.

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Materials Required and Connection Diagram


  • Connect the AI Lens to the IIC port and the LED strip to the J1 port on the Nezha expansion board as the picture shows.

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MakeCode Programming


Step 1

Click “Advanced” in the MakeCode drawer to see more choices.

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We need to add a package for programming. Click “Extensions” in the bottom of the drawer and search with “PlanetX” in the dialogue box to download it.

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Note: If you met a tip indicating that the codebase will be deleted due to incompatibility, you may continue as the tips say or build a new project in the menu.

Step 2

Project 1: Card(s) Recognition

Code as below:

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Result

  • The LED strip displays the color in accordance with the color that is recognized from the AI Lens.