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Grove - Sunlight Sensor

Description of product

Description

Summer is coming, want to make a UV detector to know the UV index when you are under the sun? Grove - Sunlight Sensor is recommend here.

Grove - Sunlight Sensor is a multi-channel digital light sensor, which has the ability to detect UV-light, visible light and infrared light.

This device is based on SI1145, a new sensor from SiLabs. The Si1145 is a low-power, reflectance-based, infrared proximity, UV index and ambient light sensor with I2C digital interface and programmable-event interrupt output. This device offers excellent performance under a wide dynamic range and a variety of light sources including direct sunlight.

Grove - Sunlight Sensor include an on-bard Grove connector, which help you to connect it your Arduino easily. You can use this device for making some project which need to detect the light, such as a simple UV detector.

Features

  • Digital light sensor

  • Wide spectrum detection range

  • Programmable configuration

  • 3.3/5V Supply

  • Detect sunlight directly

  • Grove compatible

  • I2C Interface(7-bit)

Technical Details

Dimensions140mm x 85mm x 11mm
WeightG.W 6g    
BatteryExclude
Operating Voltage3.0-5.5V
Working current3.5mA
Wave length280-950nm
Operating Temperature-45-85oC

Part List

Grove - Sunlight Sensor1
Grove Cable1