IoT PIR Sensor Board-Best Microcontroller to use? - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Internet > Computer Networking and Internet Hardware
Click Here to Login
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 11-11-2019, 12:25 PM   #1 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Nov 2019
Location: US
Posts: 1
Unhappy IoT PIR Sensor Board-Best Microcontroller to use?

I am currently working on a project that requires a microcontroller with wi-fi, can be run off of batteries (AA at the largest), use a PIR sensor (digi-key's PYD 1598) and is somewhat easily programmable.

I have tried a Raspberry Pi Zero W with the PIR sensor sold on Adafruit, but the device drained 4 AA batteries within 12hrs or less.

Currently I have an Adafruit HUZZAH ESP8266, but programming the device via Lua is giving me some difficulties and I am unsure that this is the board to go with.

What microcontroller would be best for this project that is currently on the market? Would it be better to build my own board to fit just an ESP 8266 and a PYD 1598?
__________________
Iotrat is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
pir sensor

« Bad Bandwidth/ping | - »
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Eithernet based microcontroller fireintheit Computer Networking and Internet Hardware 1 06-12-2014 01:51 PM
Microcontroller and internet fireintheit Computer Networking and Internet Hardware 0 06-11-2014 01:45 PM
Best NES Game? Best SNES? Best Gamecube game? Best Wii Game? sudden0utburst Nintendo 12 11-05-2011 02:50 PM



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:24 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.