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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Standex-Meder Electronics MH04 and MH21 micro-power Hall-effect sensors offer solid state reliability, low power consumption, and consistent activation points.
Publish Date: 2015-06-11
MPLAB Code configurator (MCC) for MikroElektronica click boards provides easy integration of sensing, control, and communications for prototype designs.
Publish Date: 2017-03-22
ROHM's BH1790GLC optical sensor is designed for smartphones, sport bands, smartwatches, other wearables and devices requiring pulse sensing.
Publish Date: 2017-04-24
Powered by the MediaTek MT7688 Wi-Fi module running Linux based OpenWRT and a built-in high performance microphone, Seeed’s open source ReSpeaker core also incorporates an Arduino compatible ATmega32U4 microcontroller.
Publish Date: 2017-05-03

Product Training Modules | View All (145)

High performance and sensitivity infrared photodiode with a range of up to 50cm and innovative single pulse proximity sensor resistant to flicker.
Publish Date: 2011-02-14
This presentation will show how automotive liquid level sensing is having a significant effect on automotive safety.
Publish Date: 2014-04-14
Overview of how magnets interact with reed switches to produce a reed sensor, which offers much insight into their proper operation for successful reed sensor application.
Publish Date: 2012-03-21
Provides higher accuracy, linearity across temperature ranges, lower power dissipation, simple design that uses less space, and is easy of use.
Publish Date: 2013-07-25

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Inductive sensing is a contactless, magnet-free sensing technology that can measure the position, motion, or composition of a metal or conductive target as well as detect the compression, extension, or twist of a spring.
Publish Date: 2013-09-19
IoT Wi-FI Moisture Sensor using TI and Seeed Studio
Publish Date: 2016-09-27
Meet Judith Henzel, TE Connectivity’s Resident Engineer with Andretti Technologies, as she discusses her unique role powering the future of racing and transportation.
Publish Date: 2017-06-28
Learn from the Andretti team how TE temperature sensors are used within the Andretti Formula E vehicle.
Publish Date: 2017-05-17
TE Connectivity Measurement Specialties M5800 Series Pressure Sensors