SKU: 8608
Part Number: WIFI501
Brand: Waveshare
UPC: 700646949878




WiFi module mother board


WIFI501 is a mother board designed to be used with WiFi modules like WIFI232 series, WIFI-LPT100. It provides an easy way to test/evaluate these WiFi to UART modules.


  • What's onboard: USB to UART connector, Reload button, LED indicators, Reset button, RJ45 Ethernet connector, RS485 connector
  • Indicators: Power, Ready, Link, RXD, TXD, PWM
  • Powered from DC 5V
  • Provides TCP/IP host computer examples (VB / Delphi / Borland C++)

How to Use

  • Reload button: power up, press and hold it (>=3s) then release, to restore the module to its factory settings immediately
  • Ready indicator: lights up when the WiFi module starts up successfully
  • Link indicator: works with the WIFI232 series modules, lights up when network connection detected
  • PWM indicator: works with the WIFI-LPT100 module, the indicator brightness will be changed while PWM output was enabled



Note: WIFI module and cables in the photo are NOT included in the price.


Development resources: demo codes, schematic, datasheets, etc.
Wiki: www.waveshare.com/wiki/WIFI501


Weight: 0.031 kg

Quick Overview

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