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New MelDIR IR Sensors with 80×60 and 80×32 pixels

Recently, Mitsubishi Electric released a new IR sensor (passive IR detector array, based on SOI technology) destined for various applications.

The IR sensor is used in multiple market segments and applications such as:

  • People counting
  • Smart buildings (HVAC, Lighting control, Security, Energy savings etc.)
  • Medical (patient monitoring, T° measurement)

Infrared Sensors MelDIR


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IR Sensors "MelDIR" - Advanced Temperature Detection for a Smart Society This infrared (IR) sensors ”MelDIR" incorporate thermal diode infrared sensor technologies originally developed by Mitsubishi Electric to realize higher pixel and high-temperature resolution performance. ”MelDIR" is ideal for crime prevention, surveillance systems, people-counting systems, and air-conditioning systems, and other equipment for control temperature with temperature measurement, without using an expensive infrared cameras.

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You have questions or an inquiry regarding the new MelDIR IR Sensors or you are interested in a demo kit with software?

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For more information and datasheets you may also want to visit our Global website.

Key parameters

  • High thermal resolution compared to Thermopile Sensors (NETD ~ 100mK)
  • Small form factor
  • More cost efficient than µ Bolometer
  • High temperature version available (detection range > 200°C)

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