Proximity and Ambient Light Sensor with Infrared Emitter 0.25 lux to 16K lux

  • Proximity and Ambient Light Sensing
  • Integrated Infrared Emitter
  • Ambient Light Sensing 0.25 lux to 16K lux
  • 0x13 I2C Start Address
  • Sale
  • Regular price $21.95

Description

The VCNL4010 is a fully integrated proximity and ambient light sensor offering 16-bit resolution with an integrated signal processing IC, and features a standard I2C communication interface.

The VCNL4010 can sense ambient light levels from 0.25 to 16K lux.

Applications for the VCNL4010 include:

  • proximity/optical switch for consumer,
  • computing,
  • industrial devices and
  • displays.

Additionally, the VCNL4010 is an ideal choice for mobile proximity sensing devices (e.g. smart phones, touch phones, PDA, GPS) or for touch screen locking, power saving, and other mobile device light-sensing applications.

This Mini Module includes on-board power regulation and PCA9306 I2C levelshifting circuitry to adapt to our 5V I2C standard.

Compatibility

This is a general purpose I²C device compatible with all computing platforms and IoT technologies, including Raspberry Pi, BeagleBone, Arduino, Particle, BridgeX5, and many more.  All ControlEverything.com devices support a strict +5V I²C Bus standard.

Arduino Nano and Micro Interfaces:
Plug this Device into the Arduino Nano I²C Shield
Plug this Device into any Arduino Nano Master Device
Plug this Device into any Arduino Micro Master Device
Plug this Device into the Arduino Uno Interface Adapter

ESP8266 IoT Interfaces:
Use our ESP8266 Module and the PEI2C Interface Adapter
Use our ESP8266 Adapters for Adafruit and Huzzah

Onion Omega 1 & 2 IoT Interface:
Use our Onion Omega Adapters

Raspberry Pi Interfaces:
Use the Raspberry Pi I²C Interface Adapter
Use the Raspberry Pi 2/3 I²C Interface Adapter
Use the Raspberry Pi Zero I²C Interface Adapter

Particle IoT Interfaces: 
Plug this Device into the Particle Photon I²C Shield
Use as Expansion for any Particle Photon Device
Use as Expansion for any Particle Electron Device
Note: All devices above are compatible with Bluz Bluetooth Interface

Pycom IoT Interface:
Plug this Device into the WiPy I²C Shield

BeagleBone Interface:
Use the BeagleBone I²C Interface Adapter

Windows 8/10 PC Interface:
Use the Bridge Series Controller

Mini Modules

Our mini modules provide a standardized footprint to simplify the design of your project, and allow for a smaller form factor without sacrificing the plug-and-play  ease of use that our product line affords.

All I²C Mini Modules are designed to operate at 5VDC. Using a convenient quick connect 4-Pin plug, devices can be daisy-chained onto the I²C Bus, eliminating the need for soldering. Simply plug together the devices you need for your next automation application.

Pull-up resistors are included with all ControlEverything.com master devices. If you are wiring in your own I²C port, on-board 4.7K jumper-selectable pull-up resistors are available for convenience purposes.

All mini modules are 50.8 x 31.75 mm.

Resources

Dimensions: 50.80000 x 31.75000 x 12.12000 mm
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