The LUX1000_0 Light Sensor Phidget is a handy little sensor that measures the amount of light shining on it, making it a perfect addition to automated systems that need to switch on at night or in low-light conditions. It has a wide measurement range from 188 microlux (starlight on a moonless night) to 220,000 lux (direct sunlight). It connects to a VINT Hub port with a Phidget cable. Have a look at the Compatible Products section for a list of options.
Product Specifications for LUX1000_0 Light Sensor Phidget
|Light Level Min||188 μlx|
|Light Level Max (5V)||220 klx|
|Light Resolution||188 μlx|
|Sampling Interval Min||125 ms/sample|
|Sampling Interval Max||60 s/sample|
|Current Consumption Max||* 500 μA|
|Current Consumption Min||20 μA|
|Operating Temperature Min||-15 °C|
|Operating Temperature Max||70 °C|
* – Current consumption varies depending on selected data interval. See the technical section of the User Guide for details.