DS3231 Real Time Clock Module Pinout and Projects

The DS3231 Real Time Clock (RTC) module is a highly accurate and reliable electronic component designed to keep track of time and date in real-time. It is commonly used in applications such as data logging, scheduling, and timing control systems.

The DS3231 RTC module is based on a high-precision, temperature-compensated crystal oscillator (TCXO) that provides accurate timekeeping with a deviation of only a few seconds per month. It also includes an on-board battery backup that allows the RTC to continue keeping time even when the main power source is disconnected.

The DS3231 RTC module communicates with a microcontroller using an I2C interface, and provides real-time clock and calendar information, including seconds, minutes, hours, day, date, month, and year. It also includes a programmable alarm and a square wave generator that can be used for various timing applications.

One of the key features of the DS3231 RTC module is its ability to compensate for temperature changes, which can affect the accuracy of the crystal oscillator. The module includes a built-in temperature sensor that allows it to adjust the oscillator frequency in real-time, ensuring highly accurate timekeeping even in varying temperature conditions.

DS3231 Real Time Clock Module Pinout Diagram:

DS3231 Real Time Clock Module Pinout
DS3231 Real Time Clock Module Pinout


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