I recently ordered and CJMCU-200 FT200XD a USB to I2C and I am trying to read information from a BME280 using it's I2C output. I am new to FTDI and am having some trouble finding information on how to setup such a device. I plan to write a program the would read in the serial data. My question is did I get the right kind of USB to I2C chip? I have been reading other questions and the problem half the time is the wrong chip.
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No. What is needed is a USB chip than can act as a I2C master. FT200XD is a I2C slave chip, so it cannot be used as a master to talk to another I2C slave like the BME280 in the question.