Renesas' ambient light sensors can adjust a display’s backlight, which improves user experience and power savings by optimizing the display’s viewability. Their ultra-low light sensitivity, low power consumption, ideal spectral response, and easy-to-use simple output algorithm make them best-in-class. We offer a full suite of light-to-analog and light-to-digital solutions to suit your application requirements and budget.


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