Grove Zero - Gesture Sensor

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The Gesture Sensor is an input module that reognises your hand gestures. A great way to use your hand to turn on the light or draw a circle in the air to move the robot car.

Module Category: Input

Color: Blue

Grove Zero Series Introduction:

Grove Zero is a set of programmable elctronic building blocks which snap together with magentic connections & are used in conjuction with graphical programming software to achieve creative and functional projects. Grove Zero can be used boths as a tool to foster children's creativty as a classroom tool for STEM education. Learn more about the series here.

If this is your first experience with the Grove Zero series, we recommend that you purchase introductory kits such as the Starter KitCar Kit or Bit Kit, which include instructional documentation to help you get familiar with this educational series.

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What Is It

The gesture sensor can recognize the gestures you do. You can use it to interact with your devices without pressing a button or speaking – wave your hand to turn on a lamp, or drawing a circle in the air to make a robot car turn around.

How It Works

The Gesture Sensor can recognize up to 9 human hand gestures.

Try it

Connect modules together as shown below and make hand gestures in front of the Gesture Sensor to see what happens

  • Main Board BLE

  • Battery


  • Gesture Sensor

Real World Analogy

Tablets and Smartphones

Technical Specifications:

Power Supply :Grove Zero Battery Module

Working Voltage: 5V

Working Current: 1.5A (Max)

Power indication LED

Other Details:


10 (g)

Age for Use:



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Programming Platform



CodeCraft is our graphical programming tool which brings hardware to life. Codecraft is regularly updated with demos and example projects to help you get your first project running ASAP! 

Recommended Ages: All ages


Easy-to-use and user-friendly; supports programming on a wide range of hardware and has various tutorials and projects for users; supports translation between block-based code and a text based code