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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Standex-Meder Electronics MH04 and MH21 micro-power Hall-effect sensors offer solid state reliability, low power consumption, and consistent activation points.
Publish Date: 2015-06-11
Standex Meder Electronics' reed sensor and magnet design evaluation kit designed to simply and ease the process of sensor system design.
Publish Date: 2012-06-29
ROHM Semiconductor BU520xx series omnipolar hall ICs are magnetic switches that can operate both S-and N-pole, upon which the output goes from hi to low.
Publish Date: 2015-05-27
Sensirion's EK-P4 evaluation board allows for the gathering of measurable data for SDP3x pressure sensors.
Publish Date: 2017-06-08

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Introduction to the terminology and anatomy of microphones to help readers properly identify the correct microphone for an application's needs.
Publish Date: 2013-03-12
Requires no calibration and has very low power in a low profile DFN package. Ideal for battery powered systems in the automotive and office industries.
Publish Date: 2013-06-18
Vibration energy harvesting is cost effective as there are low ownership costs and it may replace traditional battery power. See Volture products from Mide'.
Publish Date: 2011-03-30
Non-mechanical and aesthetically diverse, mTouch uses a relaxation oscillator circuit which uses a touch sensor's capacitance to affect frequency.
Publish Date: 2011-10-28

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Publish Date: 2014-08-15
3D Hall click carries the MLX90333 Triaxis™ Hall sensor, capable of detecting the position of any magnet in nearby space. It does so by being sensitive to three components of flux density (BX, BY, BZ).
Publish Date: 2017-06-27
Bigbelly solar compactor uses Vishay emitter and IR receiver for smart, energy efficient designs.
Publish Date: 2016-05-19
How do you stop an automatic garage door from closing if something or someone is in its path? Vishay's TSSP4038, TSSP6038, and TSSP58038 eliminate problems with fixed gain allowing customers to set the detection threshold at a specific level.
Publish Date: 2016-05-20
TE Connectivity Measurement Specialties M5800 Series Pressure Sensors
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