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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Application Notes & White Papers
AN1421: Ambient Light Sensor Application Note PDF 462 KB
Color Sensing Improves Look and Feel of Smart Products White Paper PDF 407 KB
AN1984: Temperature and Ambient Light Error Correction Application Note PDF 611 KB
AN1910: Enhancing RGB Sensitivity and Conversion Time Application Note PDF 389 KB
AN1737: Eye Safety for Proximity Sensing Using Infrared Light-Emitting Diodes Application Note PDF 712 KB
AN1422: Light Sensor Applications Application Note PDF 248 KB


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Eye-Safety Exposure Calculator Software & Tools - Others XLSX 35 KB