CCS811 Air Quality Breakout Hookup Guide

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Resources and Going Further

Now that you've successfully got your CCS811 breakout up and running, and have scientifically proved which family member is the smelliest, here are some additional resources:

Also, the following examples are included with the library but not discussed. They may help you on your way!

  • BaselineOperator --- Save and restore baselines to the EEPROM
  • Core --- Show how the underlying hardware object works
  • TwentyMinuteTest --- Report data with timestamp

Need some inspiration for your next project? Check out some of these sensor-related tutorials:

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Or maybe check out our tests using the sensor at SparkFun!