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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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
Allegro's ACS70331 high sensitivity current sensor ICs are for sensing up to 5 A (DC or AC) and operate from a 3.3 V power supply.
Publish Date: 2018-05-17
AKM’s AK7452 is a 14-bit contactless angle sensor that detects the angular position of a magnetic field which is parallel to the IC surface.
Publish Date: 2018-05-01
Bosch Sensortec's BMP388 digital barometric pressure sensor's small dimensions and low power consumption allow for implementation in battery-driven devices.
Publish Date: 2018-04-30

Product Training Modules | View All (142)

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
The presentation will provide an overview of NTC Thermistor Sensors and their applications.
Publish Date: 2017-10-10

Videos | View All (481)

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