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Python library for the BH1745 colour sensor

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BH1745 Colour Sensor

Most suited to detecting the illuminance and colour temperature of ambient light, the BH1745 senses Red, Green and Blue light and converts it to 16bit digital values.


Stable library from PyPi:

  • Just run sudo pip install bh1745

Latest/development library from GitHub:

  • git clone
  • cd bh1745-python
  • sudo ./


  • Migrate to new i2cdevice API


  • Automagically call setup if not called by user
  • Allow setup() to try alternate i2c addresses
  • Added .ready() to determine if sensor is setup


  • Bumped i2cdevice dependency to >=0.0.4


  • Initial Release

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