Standard Raspberry Pi connectivity, directly pluggable OR through ribbon cable
5 sets of 2x20 pinheaders, connect multi HATs together
USB external power port, provides enough power supply for multi HATs
Clear and descriptive pin labels for easy use
Reserved jumper pads on the bottom side, pin connections are changeable by soldering, to avoid pin conflicts
Your project uses external peripherals and needs them connected securely ? Don't look twice, and take that shield. You can add components on it as it has a 0.1" spaced through hole for standard dip components as well as stackable headers and screw headers.