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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Description Price Typical Rise Time Typical Fall Time Number of Pins Mounting Type Application Package Type Dimensions Height Length Maximum Wavelength Detected Minimum Wavelength Detected Width Output Signal Type Series
RS Stock No. 169-0529
Mfr. Part No.BH1603FVC-TR
BrandROHM
TWD15.90
Each (On a Reel of 3000)
units
- - - - - - - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 700-4037
Mfr. Part No.BH1603FVC-TR
BrandROHM
TWD50.00
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. 111-5952
Mfr. Part No.SFH 3716
TWD16.40
Each (In a Pack of 25)
units
- - 2 Surface Mount - - 2 x 1.25 x 0.79mm - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 124-6500
Mfr. Part No.BH1680FVC-TR
BrandROHM
TWD29.90
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. 168-5172
Mfr. Part No.SFH 3716
TWD7.90
Each (On a Reel of 3000)
units
- - 2 Surface Mount - - 2 x 1.25 x 0.79mm - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 201-8368
Mfr. Part No.TSL25723FN
Brandams
TWD144.50
Each (On a Reel of 3500)
units
0.3µs 0.3µs 6 Surface Mount Display Backlight Control ODFN - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 170-0760
Mfr. Part No.TSL27713FN
Brandams
TWD39.70
Each (On a Reel of 3500)
units
300ns 300ns 6 Surface Mount Automatic Menu Popup, Automatic Speakerphone Enable, Cell Phone, Notebook/Monitor Security ODFN 2 x 2 x 0.65mm 0.65mm 2mm 1100nm 300nm 2mm I2C, Open Drain -
RS Stock No. 196-9074
Mfr. Part No.ISL29020IROZ-T7
TWD53.90
Each (On a Reel of 3000)
units
- - 6 - GPS ODFN - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 165-4325
Mfr. Part No.KPS-3227SP1C
BrandKingbright
TWD8.20
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. 124-6506
Mfr. Part No.BH1750FVI-TR
BrandROHM
TWD126.60
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. 102-4172
Mfr. Part No.TSL27713FN
Brandams
TWD98.40
Each (In a Pack of 5)
units
300ns 300ns 6 Surface Mount Automatic Menu Popup, Automatic Speakerphone Enable, Cell Phone, Notebook/Monitor Security ODFN 2 x 2 x 0.65mm 0.65mm 2mm 1100nm 300nm 2mm I2C, Open Drain -
RS Stock No. 196-9075
Mfr. Part No.ISL29020IROZ-T7
TWD116.20
Each (In a Pack of 5)
units
- - 6 - GPS ODFN - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 201-8361
Mfr. Part No.TSL25403M
Brandams
TWD24.20
Each (On a Reel of 1000)
units
- - 10 Surface Mount ALS QFN - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 201-8365
Mfr. Part No.TSL25413
Brandams
TWD64.80
Each (In a Pack of 5)
units
- - 10 Surface Mount Display Backlight Control QFN - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 181-0469
Mfr. Part No.SFH 5701
TWD22.30
Each (In a Pack of 20)
units
14ms - 2 Surface Mount Control of Display Backlighting, Home Automation/Smart Speakers, Industrial Displays, Mobile Devices, Smart Lighting Control, Smart TV - 2 x 1.25 x 0.8mm 0.8mm 2mm 600nm - 1.25mm - -
RS Stock No. 200-9482
Mfr. Part No.AS7225-BLGM
Brandams
TWD103.10
Each (On a Reel of 500)
units
- - 20 - - LGA - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 111-5950
Mfr. Part No.SFH 3410R
TWD33.10
Each (In a Pack of 10)
units
- - 3 Surface Mount - - 2.1 x 2.7 x 1.15mm - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 642-4367
Mfr. Part No.TSL2561T
Brandams
TWD99.80
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. 170-9656
Mfr. Part No.SFH 5711-2/3-Z
TWD54.20
Each (On a Reel of 2000)
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. 201-8367
Mfr. Part No.TSL25721FN
Brandams
TWD84.20
Each (In a Pack of 5)
units
0.3µs 0.3µs 6 Surface Mount Display Backlight Control ODFN - - - - - - - -