- ams (SIX: AMS) develops and manufactures high-performance analog semiconductors that solve its customers’ most challenging problems with innovative solutions. ams’ products are aimed at applications which require extreme precision, accuracy, dynamic range, sensitivity, and ultra-low power consumption. ams’ product range includes sensors, sensor interfaces, power management ICs, and wireless ICs for customers in the consumer, industrial, medical, mobile communications, and automotive markets. ams’ headquarters are in Premstaetten near Graz, Austria. Key research and development facilities are based in Austria, in Plano/Texas (USA), a center of excellence in optical sensors, and in 16 other design centers worldwide. Employing around 2,100 people in over 20 countries, ams operates direct sales offices in all major regions of the world.

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Newest Products View All (68)

AS7341 11-Channel Spectral Sensor

The ams AS7341 is an 11-channel spectrometer for spectral identification and color matching applications used in mobile devices. Learn More

AS5172B Magnetic Angular Position Sensor

ams' high-resolution on-axis magnetic angular position sensor with PSI5 output is available in a TSSOP-14 package and in a SiP package. Learn More

410-348 Pmod™ COLOR Sensor Module

The Digilent 410-348 Pmod™ COLOR is a color sensor module with the ability to sense red, green, blue, and clear light. Learn More

Environmental Combo Qwiic Breakout

SparkFun's SEN-14348 CCS811/BME280 combo breakout provides environmental data including barometric pressure, humidity, temp, TVOCs, and CO2 (or eCO2) levels. Learn More

TSL45315 Digital Ambient Light Sensor

ams' TSL45315 digital output ambient light sensor mirrors the human eyes response to various lighting conditions and is designed for smart lighting. Learn More

AS1130 I²C Interfaced, Ultra-Compact, 132 LED Driver IC

ams' AS1130 LED drivers with full color cross-plexing for home appliances, lighting effects, and personal fitness applications. Learn More

Recent PTMs View All (14)

AS5047P High Resolution Rotary Position Sensor Publish Date: 2015-09-03

Featuring higher rotation speeds and higher resolution incremental outputs, the AS5047P is an angular on-axis rotary position sensor.

Duration: 10 minutes
AS5600 Publish Date: 2015-01-19

The AS5600 is suitable for all devices with a rotating knobs and is ideal for a wide range of applications and markets.

Duration: 10 minutes
AS5601 Magnetic Position Sensor Publish Date: 2015-01-15

The AS5601 is suitable for all devices with a rotating knobs and is ideal for a wide range of applications and markets.

Duration: 10 minutes
AS516x and AS526x Magnetic Rotary Position Sensors for Automotive Applications Publish Date: 2012-12-03

Designed for automotive applications, ams utilizes proprietary differential-input technology which is immune to stray magnetic fields.

Duration: 10 minutes

Featured Videos View All (18)

ams AS3935 Lightning Sensor – Another Geek Moment

Pat an Applications Engineering Technician from Digi-Key Electronics describes how to set up and use the AS3935 Lightning Sensors from ams.

ams and MikroElektronika New Product Discoveries with Randall Restle Episode 9

On episode nine of New Product Discoveries, Randall features the AS3935 Franklin Lightning Sensor IC from ams. Due to the small size, MikroElektronika has designed a Click Board to assist customers.

Color Scanning Made Easy! ams AS7261 Spectral Sensor

The ams AS7261 Spectral Sensor performs XYZ Tri-stimulus CIE color analysis. This video demonstrates the handheld Node Chroma wireless color scanner that uses an AS7261.

ams AS6200 Digital Temperature Sensors | Digi-Key Daily

ams' AS6200 ICs are high-accuracy temperature sensor systems that are easy to integrate and use.

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