CC3000 Hookup Guide

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Contributors: Shawn Hymel
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Hardware Hookup

You can use either the CC3000 Shield or the CC3000 Breakout for the examples in this tutorial.

CC3000 Shield

Solder Arduino stackable headers or break away headers to the shield.

Headers on CC3000 Shield

Header pins soldered onto the CC3000 Shield

Attach the shield to the Arduino.

CC3000 Shield on RedBoard

CC3000 Shield on top of a RedBoard

CC3000 Breakout

Solder break away headers to the 9 header holes on the board.

Headers on CC3000 Breakout

Header pins soldered onto the CC3000 Breakout Board

Connect the breakout board to the following Arduino pins:

Frizting of CC3000 Breakout connected to an Arduino

Fritzing diagram of CC3000 Breakout Board hookup

(CC3000 Breakout Board → Arduino)

  • GND → GND
  • VCC → 5V
  • MOSI → 11
  • MISO → 12
  • CS → 10
  • INT → 2
  • SCK → 13
  • EN → 7