Omron

- Mission: To improve lives and contribute to a better society.

For over 80 years, Omron Electronic Components has been a leading manufacturer and provider of advanced electronic components. Extensive product groups include relays, switches, connectors, MEMS flow sensors, pressure sensors, and optical components. Omron Electronic Components is the Americas subsidiary of Omron Corporation, a $7 billion global leading supplier of electronics and control system components and services. Omron's broad product offering can be found in applications for the communications, transportation, HVAC, appliance, industrial automation, consumer electronics, test and measurement, and gaming markets around the world. Omron Electronic Components has an extensive sales network consisting of regional sales professionals, inside sales representatives, technical sales assistants, customer service staff, and an authorized distributor network.

Omron Switches

Omron Switch Overview Thumbnail

Omron offers a broad and flexible product line of switches. Choose from a variety of actuators, terminations and mounting styles. RoHS Compliant! Learn More

EE-SX Series Photomicrosensors

Image of Omron's Connectorized Photo Slot sensor

Omron's EE-SX series features the addition of 5 mm slot width connector type photomicrosensors. Learn More

G6K-RF High-Frequency Relays

Image of Omron's G6K-RF High Frequency Relay

Omron's through-hole version of their G6K-RF relays feature high-frequency characteristics (at 1 GHz). Learn More

Product Listing View All

Featured Products

Image of Omron G3VM-UR Ultra-Small VSON MOSFET Relays

G3VM-UR Ultra-Small VSON MOSFET Relays

Omron's expanded range of MOSFET relays, Type G3VM, sets the benchmark in Solid State Relays (SSRs). Learn More

Image of Omron's Facial Recognition Camera

Face Recognition Module - Cable Mount

Omron's cable-mount face recognition module uses a unique image-recognition algorithm for applications such as detecting and recognizing faces, people, and pets. Learn More

Newest Products View All (70)

DC Power Relays G9EA/G9EB/G9EC Series Publish Date: 2008-12-09

OMRON has improved on the standard DC circuit that switches using a contactor or circuit-breaker by developing the G9EA/G9EB/G9EC DC Power Relay Series.

XG4 Flat Cable Connectors Publish Date: 2009-04-07

Omron's XG4 Flat Cable connectors conform to MIL standards with improved design. Endless number of combinations can be made using the XG-5 IDC Connectors.

B3W-9 Series Tactile Switches Publish Date: 2011-02-02

Omron's B3W-9 series of SPST-NO (momentary) configuration LED illuminated tactile switches are available in red, yellow, blue and green LEDs.

2SMPP MEMS Gauge Pressure Sensor Publish Date: 2011-04-18

Omron's 2SMPP MEMS Gauge Pressure Sensor is ultra miniature in size (6.1x4.7x8.2 mm) and offers low power consumption of 0.2 mW.

XF3M Series FPC Connectors Publish Date: 2012-05-29

Omron XF2M series FPC connectors available at DigiKey. Enhanced efficiency & reliability. Learn more today at DigiKey.com!

A6TR-A6SR Piano Style Dip Switches Publish Date: 2012-06-29

Omron's A6TR-A6SR low-profile piano style dip switches with easy to set switch actuators available in either thru hole or surface mount styles feature a self-cleaning wiping action for high reliability.

Tools and Support

Image of Omron's Electromechanical Relays

Relay Design Guide

Includes design considerations soldering and cleaning profiles for Omron’s electromechanical relay families. Great technical reference for all current and future designs. Learn More

Image of Omron's MOSFET Relays

MOSFET Relay Guide

Omron’s mosfet relay guide is ideal for designing with all types of Omron Mosfet relays. Includes pin hookups, mechanical stresses, soldering and cleaning limits. Learn More

Image of Omron's Snap Action Switches

Switch Design Guide

Omron’s switch guide has a glossary of common terms, switch construction, load types and example circuits for snap, lever and roller lever switches. Includes design suggestions for both sealed and unsealed construction. Learn More

Image of Omron's Photomicrosensors

Photosensor Design Guide

A designers guide for Omron’s slot, reflective and transflective sensors to include surface mount or chassis mount versions. Includes suggested circuit connections, cleaning and automated soldering, as well as precautions and common misconceptions. Learn More

Recent PTMs View All (13)

B3WN Sealed Tactile Switch Publish Date: 2011-06-07

The physical and electrical specifications of the B3WN series as well as the seal-ability information and possible applications.

Duration: 5 minutes
Snap Switches Publish Date: 2011-12-07

The various types of Omron snap switches, their operation, and the factors to consider when choosing a snap switch for an application.

Duration: 15 minutes
XN2 Connector Overview Publish Date: 2011-12-07

The XN2 series connectors use industry-proven spring clamps for wiring, so it can provide easy connection and repair without any special tooling.

Duration: 5 minutes
MEMS Flow Sensors Publish Date: 2011-12-07

Discussion includes MEMS technology used in flow sensors, available MEMS flow sensors, features and benefits of flow sensors, and examples of applications.

Duration: 25 minutes

Featured Videos View All (41)

Omron MEMS Flow Sensor Training Module

This training module offers a succinct, but tremendously informative presentation of Omron's MEMS flow sensor line-up, as well as their superior MEMS technology.

MEMSThermalIR Demo 2012

Omron Electronic Components LLC Sensor Product Manager, Ms. Donna Sandfox, introduces the NEW D6T Thermal IR Sensor.

LED Brightness Controller IC’s

The most suitable Controller IC for driving full-color LEDs and controlling LED effects within applications

Omron Demonstrates NEW Piezo Resistive Pressure Sensor technology at Sensors Expo 2012

Sensor Product Manager Ms. Donna Sandfox, demonstrates and speaks about the SOON TO BE RELEASED 2SMPP-02 sensor.

Manufacturer Web site