Category: Wifi Hat

Linux Ethernet Switch/Router Hat

The most obvious Hat to use HLK-7688A on is a Ethernet Switch or Router with SPI backbone support. I have ordered a dev unit so I can test out this possibility. The Ethernet switch part is very straight forward, I also see a very decent SPI, but I need to dig a bit more into…

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Wifi Hat Working

Replaced ESP32 on the failing Hat and Wifi worked. Seems like I had my first ever failing ESP32 module. The Wifi Hat is No 2 from top. This stack includes (from top): 7 x Stepper Hat ESP32 Based Wifi Hat XPortHub XPortHub Raspberry PI 3A+ I have 2 USB ports connected here and both show…

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Wifi Hat Failure

This ESP32 Hat  work perfect on IO, but as I switch on Wifi it short-cut and reboot. I might have encountered my first bad ESP32 module, but I am not sure yet. I need to assemble another unit and see if this works as this is the first time I assemble this board. This is…

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