FTM Board Club
Vishay
SensorXplorer
Rapid evaluation of Light, Colour and Proximity Sensors

 

The SensorXplorerTM is a demonstration kit designed to help evaluate Vishay’s digital sensors featured on Vishay’s sensor

 

boards.

These boards, along with their respective software modules, can be used to demonstrate and test each sensor’s functionalities, allowing the user to quickly understand how various settings affect the sensor’s results. The SensorXplorer board includes a USB to I2C interface chip, a 3.3 V regulator, several indication LEDs, as well as multiple GPIOs to control the functionality of each board and allow data to be read and displayed on a PC.

Features

 

Micro USB connector to connect the SensorXplorer to a windows PC

Add-on connector to support future add-on boards

User LED

Sensor board connector (2 x 8 pins) for Vishay sensor boards.

Initialized LED

Test pins (11 pins) to allow external equipment (e.g. an oscilloscope) to be connected