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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Bosch Sensortec's absolute orientation sensor BMX055 is a very small, 9-axis sensor, consisting of a triaxial 12-bit acceleration sensor, a triaxial 16-bit, ±2,000°/s gyroscope and a triaxial geomagnetic sensor.
Publish Date: 2016-09-20
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
Bosch Sensortec offers their BMA253 12-bit, digital, triaxial acceleration sensor with intelligent on-chip motion-triggered interrupt controller.
Publish Date: 2017-06-27
Magnetic sensors from ADI have integrated hall cell technologies to reduce temperature related drifts, increasing the accuracy and safety of your design.
Publish Date: 2017-03-27

Product Training Modules | View All (145)

Basic system requirements of a rotary encoder system, and features and benefits of the AS5048.
Publish Date: 2012-05-21
The highly innovative and low power AS3935 Franklin Lightning sensor has auto antenna tuning allowing for optimal performance and ease in manufacturing.
Publish Date: 2012-05-10
Designed for automotive applications, ams utilizes proprietary differential-input technology which is immune to stray magnetic fields.
Publish Date: 2012-12-03
Reduce costly and time consuming calibrations and receive linear output signals in various interfaces with this fully calibrated humidity and temperature sensor
Publish Date: 2013-05-09

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Xtrinsic Sensor Fusion Toolbox for Android - Basic Operation
Publish Date: 2015-06-09
Xtrinsic Sensor Fusion Toolbox for Android Installation and Setup
Publish Date: 2015-06-09
Digi-Key Daily previews Fairchild's MEMS motion tracking modules. Motion tracking modules from Fairchild are a simple, but powerful way to add motion tracking to your design.
Publish Date: 2016-02-01
The PYTHON family of global shutter CMOS image sensors provides high performance, high bandwidth image capture for demanding industrial applications.
Publish Date: 2017-09-20
TE Connectivity Measurement Specialties M5800 Series Pressure Sensors