Ambient Light Sensors

Typically, ambient light sensors are the backing lights in many LCD types of displays.

How do ambient light sensors work?

They automatically adjust display brightness on many devices by sensing changes to your environment like lights on or off, how close a device is to you and more.

Features and benefits:

  • Operate well in a variety of sources (from natural sunlight to fluorescent)
  • Automatic adjustments based on environment analysis
  • Light sensitivity and response curve configured with the human eye in mind
  • Stable over specific temperature ranges

Where can ambient light sensors be used?

  • Touch panels
  • Audio visual equipment
  • Home appliances
  • Laptops
  • Mobile phones

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RS Stock No. 170-0785
Mfr. Part No.TSL2561T
Brandams
€1.442
Each (On a Reel of 1000)
units
300ns 300ns 6 Surface Mount Automotive Lighting, Light Sensing, Machine Vision, Security Lighting, Street Light Control TMB 1.25 x 0.4 x 1.398mm 1.398mm 1.25mm - - 0.4mm - -
RS Stock No. 642-4367
Mfr. Part No.TSL2561T
Brandams
€2.86
Each (In a Pack of 5)
units
300ns 300ns 6 Surface Mount Automotive Lighting, Light Sensing, Machine Vision, Security Lighting, Street Light Control TMB 1.25 x 0.4 x 1.398mm 1.398mm 1.25mm - - 0.4mm - -
RS Stock No. 124-6501
Mfr. Part No.BH1710FVC-TR
BrandROHM
€3.75
Each (In a Pack of 2)
units
- - 6 Surface Mount Digital Camera, Digital Video Camera, Laptop PC, LCD Display, LCD TV, Mobile Phone, PDA, PDP TV, Portable Game Console WSOF6 1.6 x 2.6 x 0.75mm 0.75mm 1.6mm 560nm - 2.6mm Digital BH
RS Stock No. 871-7365
Mfr. Part No.KPS-3227SP1C
BrandKingbright
€0.742
Each (In a Pack of 20)
units
- - 4 Surface Mount Mobile Phone, Notebook, PDA, Video Camera - 3.2 x 2.7 x 1.1mm 1.1mm 3.2mm 700nm 390nm 2.7mm - KPS
RS Stock No. 124-6506
Mfr. Part No.BH1750FVI-TR
BrandROHM
€3.626
Each (On a Tape of 5)
units
- - - Surface Mount - WSOF6I 2.6 x 1.6 x 0.75mm 0.75mm 2.6mm - - 1.6mm - -
RS Stock No. 165-4325
Mfr. Part No.KPS-3227SP1C
BrandKingbright
€0.488
Each (On a Reel of 2000)
units
- - 4 Surface Mount Mobile Phone, Notebook, PDA, Video Camera - 3.2 x 2.7 x 1.1mm 1.1mm 3.2mm 700nm 390nm 2.7mm - KPS
RS Stock No. 124-6505
Mfr. Part No.BH1745NUC-E2
BrandROHM
€1.823
Each (In a Pack of 3)
units
- - - - - - - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 700-4037
Mfr. Part No.BH1603FVC-TR
BrandROHM
€1.445
Each (In a Pack of 2)
units
- - - Surface Mount - WSOF 1.6 x 2.6 x 0.75mm 0.75mm 1.6mm - - 2.6mm - -
RS Stock No. 169-0529
Mfr. Part No.BH1603FVC-TR
BrandROHM
€0.457
Each (On a Reel of 3000)
units
- - - - - - - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 196-8987
Mfr. Part No.ISL76671AROZ-T7A
€1.532
Each (On a Reel of 250)
units
- - 6 Surface Mount PDAs - - - - - - - - -
New
RS Stock No. 223-7726
Mfr. Part No.VEML3235SL
BrandVishay
€0.941
Each (In a Pack of 10)
units
- - 4 Surface Mount Computing, Consumer Device, Displays, Handheld Device, Industrial and Medical Application, Industrial Devices, Notebook - - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 124-6499
Mfr. Part No.BH1620FVC-TR
BrandROHM
€0.891
Each (In a Pack of 10)
units
45µs - 5 Surface Mount Digital Camera, Digital Video Camera, Laptop PC, LCD Display, LCD TV, Mobile Phone, PDA, PDP TV, Portable Game Console WSOF5 1.6 x 1.2 x 0.6mm 0.6mm 1.6mm 560nm - 1.2mm Analogue BH
RS Stock No. 915-4910
Mfr. Part No.SFH 5711-2/3-Z
€1.16
Each (In a Pack of 10)
units
30µs 100µs 4 Surface Mount Automotive, Control of Display Backlighting, Mobile Phone, Sunlight Sensor and Head Lamp Control - 2.35 x 2.95 x 1.25mm 1.25mm 2.35mm 570nm 540nm 2.95mm - -
RS Stock No. 196-9071
Mfr. Part No.ISL29006IROZ-T7
€0.841
Each (On a Reel of 3000)
units
- - 6 - smart phone ODFN - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 196-8988
Mfr. Part No.ISL76671AROZ-T7A
€2.706
Each (In a Pack of 5)
units
- - 6 Surface Mount PDAs - - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 124-6500
Mfr. Part No.BH1680FVC-TR
BrandROHM
€0.857
Each (In a Pack of 10)
units
13µs - 5 Surface Mount Digital Camera, Digital Video Camera, Laptop PC, LCD Display, LCD TV, Mobile Phone, PDP TV, Portable Game Console WSOF5 1.6 x 1.2 x 0.6mm 0.6mm 1.6mm 530nm - 1.2mm Analogue BH
RS Stock No. 196-9074
Mfr. Part No.ISL29020IROZ-T7
€1.741
Each (On a Reel of 3000)
units
- - 6 - GPS ODFN - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 200-9483
Mfr. Part No.AS7225-BLGM
Brandams
€6.235
Each (In a Pack of 2)
units
- - 20 - - LGA - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 196-9075
Mfr. Part No.ISL29020IROZ-T7
€3.588
Each (In a Pack of 5)
units
- - 6 - GPS ODFN - - - - - - - -
New
RS Stock No. 223-7724
Mfr. Part No.VEML3235
BrandVishay
€0.886
Each (In a Pack of 10)
units
- - 6 Surface Mount Computing, Consumer Device, Displays, Handheld Device, Industrial and Medical Application, Industrial Devices, Notebook - - - - - - - - -