Monthly Archive: March 2021

Ho to use SD Card Adapter esp32 18

How to use SD card with esp32 – 2

When you use a microcontroller an important features is store data, for logging or setting, for a web server or to show image. The better solution is an SD card, because It’s simple, small and low power device.
Now we are going to look how to connect and use with standard SD library with esp32.

ESP32 practical power saving preserve gpio status on deep sleep UPL and external wake-up 1

ESP32 practical power saving: preserve gpio status, external and ULP wake up – 5

ESP32 has the ability to take advantage of many energy saving modes, but when you set sleep you also lose the status of the pins, but there is a way to preserve it and we will analyze it. Furthermore, the esp32 has powerful features such as the UPL a low-power processor that can wake you up in case of need.

ESP32 practical power saving manage WiFi sleep and CPU frequency 27

ESP32 practical power saving: manage WiFi and CPU – 1

The ESP32 is capable to activate the energy saving modes of light sleep and deep sleep, but in many cases we cannot use such a solution, but it is still possible to apply some options to the functional units for reducing energy consumption.
Let’s set the sleep mode, disable the WiFi and scale the frequency to the CPU.