Analogue, Mixed Signal, LSI


Time-of-flight sensor

18 April 2018 Analogue, Mixed Signal, LSI

The VL53L1X time-of-flight sensor from STMicroelectronics extends the detection range of its FlightSense technology to 4 metres, bringing high-accuracy, low-power distance measurement and proximity detection to an even wider variety of applications. The VL53L1X measures only 4,9 x 2,5 x 1,56 mm and is pin-compatible with its predecessor, the VL53L0X. The compact package contains the laser driver and emitter as well as the single-photon avalanche diode (SPAD) light receiver that gives FlightSense sensors their enhanced ranging speed and reliability. Furthermore, the 940 nm emitter, operating in the non-visible spectrum, eliminates distracting light emission and can be hidden behind a protective window without impairing measurement performance.

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