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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Vishay's VCNL4035X01 optical sensor integrates a proximity sensor, ambient light sensor, a mux, and a driver into one small package.
Publish Date: 2017-03-24
MPLAB Code configurator (MCC) for MikroElektronica click boards provides easy integration of sensing, control, and communications for prototype designs.
Publish Date: 2017-03-22
Melexis' MLX91210 integrated current sensor comes with a variety of sensing versions available for industrial, home, and commercial applications.
Publish Date: 2017-03-21
Micronas' HAC 830 robust multi-purpose Hall sensor can be used in harsh environments and its ability to detect low magnetic fields leads to reduced system costs.
Publish Date: 2017-03-21

Product Training Modules | View All (141)

Introduction of U.S. Sensor’s Thin Film Platinum Resistance Temperature Detectors
Publish Date: 2017-03-03
Explore the features and benefits of the KX112 and KXJCB lines of Accelerometers.
Publish Date: 2017-02-21
PX3 Series heavy duty pressure transducers are they are efficient, offer a good customer value, and they are durable.
Publish Date: 2017-01-23
Reviewing the function of PIR sensors followed by a closer look at the internal structure of the sensor.
Publish Date: 2016-11-14

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We’re rolling into Week 3 of the Click into MCC, 50 Clicks in 50 Days promotion. This week, we’re focusing on Human Machine Interface and Storage solutions, with a little bit of Timing & Counting thrown in for good measure.
Publish Date: 2017-03-24
GYPRO evaluation tool tutorial software
Publish Date: 2017-03-20
GYPRO evaluation tool tutorial installation and programming
Publish Date: 2017-03-20
The Melexis MLX92292 latch/switch sensor represents a whole new way of sensing. It's the first chip designed with the Triaxis® technology (lateral sensing) and the very first switch on the market with ASIL-B readiness, combined with MicroPower.
Publish Date: 2017-03-17
Bosch Sensortec BHI160 Integrated Sensor Hub