OPT3001 Ambient Light Sensor Evaluation Board


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The OPT3001 is an ambient light sensor (ALS) with a digital output integrated circuit.  It uses a two-wire interface that works with the I2C protocol making it ideal for many applications.  The OPT3001EVM is a platform for evaluating the performance of the OPT3001 under various conditions.  The OPT3001EVM consists of two PCBs  The first is the SM-USB-DIG board that communicates with the computer, provides power and send and receives appropriate digital signals.  The second is the OPT3001 test board, which contains the OPT3001 and it’s support circuitry.

  • Small Form Factor
  • USB Hardware Interface
  • Intuitive GUI Software
  • Protective Plastic Case
  • 100mil spaced test points for easy experimentation with external controllers

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OPT3001 Ambient Light Sensor Evaluation Board


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Part Number Name Product Family
OPT3001  Digital Ambient Light Sensor (ALS) with High Precision Human Eye Response   Optical Sensing 
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