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.

Product Highlights | View All (1019)

Banner Engineering helps identify equipment problems early before a failure can occur by monitoring the health of motors, fans, pumps, and similar equipment.
Publish Date: 2020-02-17
NJR's NJL6195R photodiode sensor features wide spectral operation, high sensitivity, and high-speed operation in a small package size.
Publish Date: 2020-02-14
Omron’s E3AS photoelectric sensors improve part detection in situations where part features change using time of flight (TOF) technology.
Publish Date: 2020-02-11
InnoSenT GmbH's SMR radar sensor series comes in an ultra-compact design to ease integration even in the smallest space available.
Publish Date: 2020-02-11

Product Training Modules | View All (159)

LEM's ASIC with on-board second-order Sigma-Delta modulator provides a digital output to open-loop transducers.
Publish Date: 2020-02-13
Introduction of the Littelfuse thin film platinum resistance temperature detectors
Publish Date: 2017-03-03
This presentation will introduce LEM's LDSR leakage current measurement for safety.
Publish Date: 2020-01-28
Littelfuse offers a broad array of solutions for AC and DC types of electric vehicle charging stations.
Publish Date: 2020-01-13

Videos | View All (508)

Cody walks us through the design and construction of a soil moisture level sensing automatic plant watering system.
Publish Date: 2019-07-10
In this video, Robin shows how to fabricate and test a spring and antenna touch sensor for object detection. These simple contact sensors are useful in robotics for sensing obstacles and boundaries of the local environment.
Publish Date: 2019-04-19
The Hall Effect is a term that refers to the production of voltage across a conductor when a magnetic field is applied in a direction perpendicular to current flow.
Publish Date: 2019-04-04
Robin introduces a voice controlled passive infrared alarm system using the EasyVR shield, an Arduino Uno and a PIR module.
Publish Date: 2019-02-20
Image of Melexis MLX90374 Position Sensor