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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Bourns offer their model AA series miniature resettable thermal cutoff (TCO) devices. The model AA series effectively delivers higher current overtemperature protection to make newer battery designs more reliable by controlling specified abnormal, excessive current virtually instantaneously.
Publish Date: 2017-01-20
Cynergy3's IWPTU and IWPTLU wireless pressure transducer is a cost effective replacement to traditionally wired pressure transducer that offer the advantages of a low-cost installation in inaccessible and expensive installation environments.
Publish Date: 2017-01-20
TE Connectivity Measurement Specialties' compact string pot with “voltage divider” output provides ease-of-use and flexibility for measurement ranges up to 50".
Publish Date: 2017-01-19
Analog Devices’ small, thin, and low power ADXL345 accelerometer measures the static acceleration of gravity in tilt-sensing applications, as well as dynamic acceleration resulting from motion or shock.
Publish Date: 2017-01-19

Product Training Modules | View All (138)

Reviewing the function of PIR sensors followed by a closer look at the internal structure of the sensor.
Publish Date: 2016-11-14
The VF360NT and VF360ST offer design engineers many features
Publish Date: 2016-06-06
Customers can configure the thermistor, mounting port, tip length, and connector, which results in a broad platform of products
Publish Date: 2016-06-06
The MCP9600 integrates precision instrumentation, a temperature sensor, and a high resolution ADC
Publish Date: 2016-05-02

Videos | View All (306)

This video shows the demonstration platform of the PSoC Analog Coprocessor used in tradeshows such as Electronica and Maker Faires. The demo acquires data from onboard sensors and displays the data graphically via a computer user interface.
Publish Date: 2017-01-09
This video demonstrates the implementation of a BLE enabled Quadcopter. The video explains the Cypress products used and the basic functionality. The video ends with a quick demonstration. To learn more about PSoC visit www.cypress.com/PSoC
Publish Date: 2017-01-09
FLIR's Lepton is a radiometric long-wave infrared camera module designed to easily integrates into mobile phones and other devices.
Publish Date: 2017-01-06
Learn how ADI's Connected Crop and precision IMU solution brings improved efficiencies to today's evolving farms.
Publish Date: 2017-01-05
Honeywell HG4930 Inertial Measurement Unit