Mouser stocks ams TMD2712 ambient light and proximity sensor

The TMD2712 ambient light and proximity sensor from ams is now available from Mouser Electronics.

The sensor incorporates an infrared (IR) vertical cavity surface emitting laser (VCSEL) and factory-calibrated VCSEL driver in a tiny 1.0 x 2.0mm module. The TMD2712 features proximity detection that provides object detection by photodiode detection of reflected IR energy.

Applications include mobile phone display and proximity management, and user proximity detection and ambient light measurement for wearable devices.

Distributor Mouser claims to offer the world’s widest selection of the newest semiconductors and electronic components, in stock and ready to ship. The products are 100 per cent certified, genuine products that are fully traceable from each of its manufacturer partners. To help speed up the design process for customers, Mouser’s website hosts an extensive library of technical resources, including a Technical Resource Centre, along with product data sheets, supplier-specific reference designs, application notes, technical design information, engineering tools and other helpful information.

Mouser Electronics, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is an authorised semiconductor and electronic component distributor focused on new product introductions (NPIs) from its leading manufacturer partners. Serving the global electronic design engineer and buyer community, the global distributor’s website is available in multiple languages and currencies and features more than five million products from over 1,100 manufacturer brands.

Mouser offers 27 support locations worldwide to provide customer service in local languages, currencies and time zones. The distributor ships to over 630,000 customers in 223 countries/territories from its distribution facilities in the Dallas, Texas, metro area of the USA.

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