Sensor Solutions

The goal of the Sensor TechZone is to provide technical resources and further aid in the selection of sensors offered at Digi-Key. Our offering includes acceleration, inclination, navigational, current, environmental, imaging, liquid, positioning, pressure, force, and temperature sensors.

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ROHM's BH1790GLC optical sensor is designed for smartphones, sport bands, smartwatches, other wearables and devices requiring pulse sensing.
Publish Date: 2017-04-24
Bosch Sensortec's BMF055 multifunction Smart Hub and ASSNs are ideal for applications including gaming, robotics, and augmented reality.
Publish Date: 2017-04-19
Melexis Technologies' MLX92292 is a 3-wire Automotive Safety Integrity Level (ASIL) B supported latch and switch in a small TSOT-3 and 3-SIP package that is ideal for automotive, health, and industrial applications.
Publish Date: 2017-04-17
Melexis Technologies' MLX92251 2nd generation complementary metal oxide semiconductor (CMOS) Hall effect dual latch sensors with two output drivers and a voltage regulator for automotive industries of transmissions, HVAC, chassis, and safety systems.
Publish Date: 2017-04-17

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These sensors consume very little power, have high SNR and fast response time.
Publish Date: 2017-04-24
This presentation will provide a brief overview of ROHM’s lineup of solutions for wearable devices and their advantages.
Publish Date: 2017-04-10
Overview of ZTP Infrared Thermopile sensor specifications, features, common applications, and product offerings and packages from Amphenol Advanced Sensors.
Publish Date: 2013-07-22
Introduction of U.S. Sensor’s Thin Film Platinum Resistance Temperature Detectors
Publish Date: 2017-03-03

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This is the SparkFun RGB and Gesture Sensor, a small breakout board with a built in APDS-9960 sensor that offers ambient light and color measuring, proximity detection, and touchless gesture sensing.
Publish Date: 2017-04-24
The SHT15 Breakout is an easy to use, highly accurate, digital temperature and humidity sensor. This board has been fully calibrated and offers high precision and excellent long-term stability at low cost.
Publish Date: 2017-04-24
This is a simple to use motion sensor. Power it up and wait 1-2 seconds for the sensor to get a snapshot of the still room. If anything moves after that period, the ‘alarm’ pin will go low.
Publish Date: 2017-04-24
Sensirion offers its SHT31 smart gadget development kit to help developers kickstart their wireless humidity and temperature sensor projects.
Publish Date: 2017-04-12
Honeywell HG4930 Inertial Measurement Unit