OPTO Squad

TSSP4056 Fast Proximity Sensor

New infrared (IR) sensor designed to provide fast, low-cost proximity sensing in a variety of systems. The Vishay Semiconductors TSSP4056 is the industry’s first fixed-gain sensor containing a band-pass filter … Continue reading

April 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

TCPT1600X01 and TCUT1600X01 Sensors for Automotive and Industrial Applications

Introducing two new AEC-Q101-qualified surface-mount transmissive optical sensors for automotive and industrial applications. Offered in a compact 5.5 mm by 4 mm by 5.7 mm package, the Vishay Semiconductors single-channel … Continue reading

April 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

VEMDxx60X01 Automotive-Grade PIN Photodiodes

Introducing six new automotive-grade, high-speed silicon PIN photodiodes that feature excellent photoresponse linearity for small signal detection. Available in three low-profile, surface-mount packages, devices in the Vishay Semiconductors VEMDxx60X01 family … Continue reading

March 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

VEML7700 Ambient Light Sensor

NEW high-accuracy digital ambient light sensor for flat-panel televisions and consumer handheld devices. The VEML7700 combines a photo-diode, low-noise amplifier, and 16-bit ADC in a miniature, transparent surface-mount package measuring … Continue reading

March 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

VLMU5200-385-140 LED

New ceramic-based, high-power UV LED with silicone lens. Designed to provide a reliable, energy-saving replacement for mercury lamps, the Vishay Semiconductors VLMU5200-385-140 delivers an exceptionally long lifetime in a 5.2 … Continue reading

February 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

High-Brightness LED: VLSL12A03-3Q3T-50A

High-Brightness LED Module Simplifies Designs and Manufacturing Processes Optimized for illumination in internal building lighting, street lighting, tunnel lights, industrial lighting, and general lighting applications, the 12 LM80-certified LEDs of … Continue reading

February 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Widebody VOW3120 Optocoupler

Vishay’s new family of widebody high-isolation and high-creepage IGBT drivers offers industrial designers a robust, economical, and easy to implement isolation IGBT driver solution for both safety and electrical noise … Continue reading

October 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

VEML6040 RGB Sensor

On a single chip, the VEML6040 measures the intensity of the red, green, and blue content of the ambient light allowing for calculation of the Correlated Color Temperature (CCT) measured … Continue reading

August 21, 2015 · Leave a comment


The VCNL4040 like the VCNL4020 and VCNL4010 includes an infrared emitter, photodiode for proximity, an ambient light photodiode and signal processing IC all on a single CMOS chip. What is … Continue reading

August 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

VEML6070 UVA Sensor

VEML6070 is an advanced ultraviolet (UVA) light sensor with I2C protocol interface. VEML6070 incorporates a photodiode, amplifiers, and analog and digital circuits into a single chip. VEML6070’s adoption of Filtron™ … Continue reading

August 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

VEML6030X01 Ambient Light Sensor

Welcome to Photopia! An ambient light sensor that delivers on the promise of replicating the response of the human eye. Just look at the comparison curve. And, it does it … Continue reading

June 12, 2015 · Leave a comment


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