Arduino power consumption and management

This post is the result of days and days of searching, reading, browsing… The links below are to the techniques I decided to implement, and are put here so I won’t have to dig around again…

Nick Gammons summary of power saving techniques

How to modify an Arduino Pro Mini for low power usage

Standalone atmega328p with jeelibs

Battery measurement:

Battery Sense library for Arduino (mostly for lazy function)

Jeelabs: Measuring the battery without draining it

Jeelabs part 2: Zero-power measurement

Comparing internal voltage reference to battery level

And a thorough article on different ways of powering the Arduino:

Best ways to power a Arduino according to your need


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