ONION OMEGA EXPANSION DOCK

SKU: ONION OMEGA EXPANSION DOCK

BRAND: Onion


Expansion Dock Powers the Omega2

Overview

The Expansion Dock powers the Omega2, it breaks out all of the GPIOs, and allows you to expand your Omega2 with expansion modules. It has a USB-to-serial chip on-board, allowing you to access the Omega2 easily through the serial terminal.

Features

Convenience

  • You can provide power to the Omega and Dock with any Micro USB cable. The Dock includes a regulator circuit that ensures the Omega always receives the stable 3.3V it needs to operate optimally.

Functionality

  • The Dock exposes several of the Omega’s features to the user:
    • The Omega’s GPIOs are exposed on the Expansion Header. Use the header to plug in Onion Expansions or connect to external circuits
    • Connect USB devices directly to your Omega
    • Control the RGB LED on the Dock using the Omega’s GPIOs
    • Press the Reset Button to reboot your Omega, hold it for 10 seconds to perform a factory restore
    • Turn your Omega on and off with the Power Switch

Modular

  • Compatible with all Omega Expansions. Extend the functionality of your Omega by connecting one of our plug and play Expansions.

Ease of Use

  • Thanks to the on-board USB-to-Serial chip, you will always have access to the Omega’s serial terminal. No network connectivity required, just a solid USB connection. The serial terminal is especially handy when accessing the bootloader to reflash your Omega.

Specification

  • 1x Micro USB Port – Power and serial terminal access
  • 1x USB-A Port – Connect USB devices to the Omega
  • 1x On-board RGB LED
  • 1x Reset Button
  • 1x Power Switch
  • 30-pin Expansion Header