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Vishay Opto – IR Receiver Decision Tree

Vishay’s IR Receiver product portfolio is large and can be confusing when trying to select the best receiver for your application. This video helps guide you through the decision process … Continue reading

May 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

SensorXplorer™

Looking to evaluate one of our light-to-digital optical sensors for a proof of concept?  Or need an evaluation kit for early product development? SensorXplorer was created for just this purpose. … Continue reading

April 22, 2019 · Leave a comment

The VCNL4200 and Whack-A-Mole

The VCNL4200 digital proximity sensor is used in Vishay Opto’s Whack-A-Mole for wake-up and hammer sensing.

April 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

VIDEO: VOT8121AM, VOT8024AM PhotoTRIACs

Watch and learn how our new 800V SOP-4 PhotoTRIACs offer superior and economic isolated AC power switching

February 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

Infrared – In Song

A strong candidate for our song of the year for 2019. 

January 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

VIDEO: TSOP1 Series of IR Receivers for Improved Sensitivity, Noise Suppression, and Pulse-Width Accuracy

Next-generation miniature IR Receivers  for IR remote control in televisions, set-top boxes, audio and video systems, air conditioners, cameras, video games, and more.  

July 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

VIDEO: AEC-Q101 Automotive Grade Coupler

VOMA617A, automotive AEC-Q101 qualified phototransistor optocoupler in SOP-4 mini-flat package for 30 % PCB space savings over DIP-4 package. watch the video

June 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

Video: TCUT1630X01 for Turn and Push Applications

Check out Vishay’s new TCUT1630X01 transmissive optical sensor and learn why this 3-channel slotted interrupter is idea for turn and push applications see for yourself

June 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

VCNL4020C Proximity Sensor; Biosensor Heart Rate Demonstration Video

View Video View Video to see digital biosensor in heart rate monitoring with VCNL4020C View Video

October 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

Minimold IR Receivers Withstand Infrared Reflow Soldering

Learn how the new Minimold IR Receivers eliminate requirement for 2nd wave soldering View Video

April 27, 2017 · Leave a comment