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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Vishay’s proximity and ambient light sensors provide a comprehensive range of package types for a wide range of applications.
Publish Date: 2018-06-20
The TDK SmartMotion platform is a comprehensive development kit for InvenSense motion sensor devices. The platform is designed around a Microchip SAMG55 MCU.
Publish Date: 2018-06-15
Lumberg Automation’s LioN-P µDCU can be used as a standard I/O module, a standalone DCU, or in a mixed DCU in combination with a higher-level PLC.
Publish Date: 2018-06-14
TE Connectivity's development boards for the Grove platform allow users to create sensor applications for temperature, humidity, pressure, and rotary encoding.
Publish Date: 2018-06-13

Product Training Modules | View All (144)

An overview and design example of AKM's 3D magnetic smart switch sensor, as well as the advantages of a 3D sensor versus a single axis sensor.
Publish Date: 2018-06-11
Inline flow-through temperature sensors are NTC based sensors designed to monitor the temperature of a fluid passing through it
Publish Date: 2018-05-24
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

Videos | View All (481)

On Another Geek Moment Ben walks us through a greenhouse monitoring solution keeping track of temperature, humidity, and CO2.
Publish Date: 2018-06-19
Today on New Product Discoveries Randall introduces a touch encoder software development kit from Grayhill and an infrared touch sensor from Neonode.
Publish Date: 2018-06-15
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
Sensirion CO2 and RH/T Sensor Module SCD30