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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TE Connectivity’s negative temperature coefficient (NTC) thermistors for temperature sensing are small, offer long-term stability, highly accurate, and precise.
Publish Date: 2018-05-24
Texas Instruments' TMP112 devices are digital temperature sensors that are optimal for thermal-management and thermal-protection applications.
Publish Date: 2018-05-24
Vishay's SensorXplorer™ starter kit gives designers the ability to test drive Vishay’s ambient light, proximity, UVA light, and RGBW color sensor solutions.
Publish Date: 2018-05-23
SICK's UM30 ultrasonic sensors have sensing ranges up to 8 m, as well as various setup options, enabling these sensors to solve nearly any application.
Publish Date: 2018-05-21

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Inline flow-through temperature sensors are NTC based sensors designed to monitor the temperature of a fluid passing through it
Publish Date: 2018-05-24
This presentation will introduce Vishay's Automotive Qualified Platinum Thin Film RTD Sensors (PTS AT series), which are used for temperature sensing and measurement applications.
Publish Date: 2018-04-09
Introduction of the MAX31875, its features and benefits, applications and markets, as well as a list of additional product resources.
Publish Date: 2018-02-13
An introduction to the features, benefits, and applications of the WL10 series liquid leak sensors from Nidec Copal.
Publish Date: 2017-11-14

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On episode 17 of New Product Discoveries Randall discusses features of an IMU (Inertial Measurement Unit) from Hillcrest Laboratories and a Transport Data Logger from Bosch Connected Devices and Solutions.
Publish Date: 2018-04-10
Ben Roloff from DigiKey provides an overview of the Maxim Integrated Grid-Eye Evaluation Board.
Publish Date: 2018-01-11
Ben from Digi-Key Electronics provides a walkthrough of the Cirrus Logic Voice Capture Development Kit for Amazon AVS.
Publish Date: 2017-11-01
Pat an Applications Engineering Technician from Digi-Key Electronics describes how to set up and use the AS3935 Lightning Sensors from ams.
Publish Date: 2017-10-18
Sensirion CO2 and RH/T Sensor Module SCD30