Barometric pressure sensor for smartphones, wearable and hearable devices
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Barometric pressure sensor for smartphones, wearable and hearable devices

Bosch Sensortec has announced a barometric pressure sensor that is able to deliver much higher levels of accuracy for altitude tracking in smartphones as well as wearable and hearable devices. The sensor, the BMP390, can measure height changes below 10cms thanks to the improved...

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Slim Sensor Delivers Calibrated Data
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Slim Sensor Delivers Calibrated Data

Würth Elektronik presents a very compact MEMS-based (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) absolute pressure sensor: The 2.0 × 2.0 × 0.8 mm sized WSEN-PADS measures pressure in the range between 26 and 126 kPa. Its output data rate can be selected between 1 and 200 Hz. The sensor...

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Arduino Nano 33 BLE Sense
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Arduino Nano 33 BLE Sense

Arduino Nano 33 BLE Sense is one of the newest Arduino boards and packs many features and sensors. It's Small, powerful, BT connected and with all the sensors you may need to design innovative applications. It's a compact and reliable Nano board that is built around the NINA B306...

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The MLX90821 measures pressures that dip down to 50 mbars
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The MLX90821 measures pressures that dip down to 50 mbars

Melexis has designed a relative pressure sensor IC that can operate in and measure very low pressures in automotive applications. The MLX90821 can detect even the smallest vapor leaks—which is a central part of EVAP systems. The device is an SoC (system on a chip) employing MEMS...

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BME280 breakout board
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BME280 breakout board

The SparkFun BME280 Atmospheric Sensor Breakout is the easy way to measure barometric pressure, humidity, and temperature readings all without taking up too much space. Basically, anything you need to know about atmospheric conditions you can find out from this tiny breakout. The BME280...

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Ultra-small barometric pressure sensor DPS368 from Infineon is Protected against water dust & humidity
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Ultra-small barometric pressure sensor DPS368 from Infineon is Protected against water dust & humidity

Infineon Technologies AG launches the XENSIV TM DPS368. The miniaturized digital barometric pressure sensor is capable of measuring both pressure and temperature. It offers an ultra-high precision of ±2 cm and a low current consumption for precise measurement of altitude, air flow and...

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Omron USB and PCB Type Environmental Sensors
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Omron USB and PCB Type Environmental Sensors

Omron's 2JCIE environmental sensors are IoT sensors integrated with Bluetooth. These sensors are capable of tracking eight different environmental factors which include: temperature, humidity, light, UV index, barometric pressure, noise, acceleration and VOC (Volatile Organic Compounds)...

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Read the Design Engineer’s Guide to Pressure Sensors from Avnet
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Read the Design Engineer’s Guide to Pressure Sensors from Avnet

The advent of smaller, lower-cost and lower-powered pressure sensors has generated a new wave of innovation, increasing efficiency and performance both in the sensors themselves and their applications. The worldwide pressure sensor market is set to grow to $11.4 billion by 2024, as...

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