Pimoroni Zero LiPo
• Compatible with Raspberry Pi 3, 2, B+, A+, and Zero
• 0.8mm thick PCB
• Shaped to sit as low as possible on the Raspberry Pi
• 2-pole JST connector ideal for most LiPo/Li-Ion batteries
• Power and low battery LED indicators
• VBAT+, GND, and EN pins available to break out
• Includes rubber foot to space Zero LiPo away from your Raspberry Pi
• Requires solderingTiny solutions for big ideas
The Zero LiPo is a tiny LiPo/Li-Ion power supply shim for all versions of the Raspberry Pi. It aims to give you the most compact Raspberry Pi power supply possible. Perfect for mobile projects that need a discrete, tidy power supply solution. This is not a charger. You will need a separate charger to keep your LiPo/Li-Ion batteries topped up.
Installation options to suit you
The Zero LiPo can be installed as either a permanent or a non-permanent solution. A provided 2x4 0.1-inch female header can be soldered on, which will allow you to remove your Zero LiPo at any time, but will block the GPIO pins. If you are looking for a more permanent installation, you can solder the 0.8mm thick PCB directly to the bottom of your GPIO header. A rubber foot is included so that you can space your Zero LiPo away from your Raspberry Pi.
Big quality in a little package
The Zero LiPo uses the TPS61232 step-up boost converter from Texas Instruments to offer up to 96% efficiency. The board includes power on and battery low indicator LEDs. A low battery warning will alert you when your battery reaches 3.4V, and an automatic shutdown will kick in at 3.0V to protect your battery. During shutdown, due to under-voltage or external selection, the quiescent current is only 15uA sip. The Zero LiPo supplies up to 1.5A continuous current to your own battery.
|Compatible Raspberry Pi
||Raspberry Pi 3, 2, B+, A+, and Zero
||1.5A continuous current
||15 uA quiescent current
||22 mm (at widest point)
||2x4 0.1-inch female header
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