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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Broadcom's AEAT-8800-Q24 is an angular magnetic rotary sensor that provides accurate angular measurement over a full 360 degrees of rotation.
Publish Date: 2017-08-14
Bosch’s BMM150 is a low-power and low-noise 3-axis digital geomagnetic sensor to be used in compass applications.
Publish Date: 2016-08-04
BMP280 is an absolute barometric pressure sensor especially designed for mobile applications.
Publish Date: 2017-07-26
Bosch Sensortec's BMF055 multifunction Smart Hub and ASSNs are ideal for applications including gaming, robotics, and augmented reality.
Publish Date: 2017-04-19

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The ABP series are cost-effective analog and digital I²C or SPI output sensors that are amplified and compensated.
Publish Date: 2015-09-24
Ideal for applications requiring a cost effective sensor solution with enhanced sensor accuracy and response time in addition to long term stability.
Publish Date: 2011-08-29
Review of magnetic sensor design as well as an overview of specific parameters that should be considered when selecting and specifying a magnetic sensor.
Publish Date: 2011-08-29
PX3 Series heavy duty pressure transducers are they are efficient, offer a good customer value, and they are durable.
Publish Date: 2017-01-23

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Overview of the many available sensors available through Cherry.
Publish Date: 2015-06-30
With the release of Software Suite 4.2, Xsens also introduces the new Magnetic Field Mapper (MFM). This new MFM no longer requires you to do a specific motion pattern, just use your application as normal, and the MTi will automatically calibrate.
Publish Date: 2016-07-22
See a wide range of applications where the Xsens products are used for.
Publish Date: 2016-07-22
Watch a live demo of a simple but accurate heart rate monitor design (MAXREFDES117) developed around our tiny, low-power heart rate sensor (MAX30102).
Publish Date: 2016-08-12
TE Connectivity Measurement Specialties M5800 Series Pressure Sensors