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IR Thermophile Array Sensor – Grid-Eye

64-Pixel infrared array temperature sensor
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Contactless temperature detection over a wide area

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Contrary to conventional thermal sensors that only measure temperature of a certain point-of-contact, Grid-EYE which is based on Panasonic’s MEMS technology -can measure temperature of the entire specified area without any contact.

64 pixels yield accurate temperature measurement over a viewing angle of 60° provided by silicon lens.

Product features

Specifications

Values

Field of view (FoV)

60°

Number of pixels

64 (vertical 8 x horizontal 8)

Temperature range of measuring object

-20°C to +100°C or 0°C to +80°C

Operating temperature range

-20°C to +80°C or 0°C to +80°C

External interface

I²C (fast mode)

Frame rate

10 frames/sec or 1 frame/sec

Dimensions

11.6 x 4.3 x 8.0mm (L x H x W)

Operating voltage

3.3V or 5.0V

Applications

The sensor itself can be used in a wide range of applications. Our evaluation kit allows our customers to prototype and test it in their own designs. ​

  • Motion Detection
  • Presence Detection
  • Temperature Detection
  • Hot Spot Detection
  • Lighting Control
  • Building Control and Energy Saving
  • People tracking / counting
  • Climate Control

People detection and counting with the Grid-eye module

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People detection and counting with the Grid-EYE module

Using the Grid-EYE Sensor module, our customers can quickly build their own applications for people detection and counting.

Documentation

Name File type Tamaño Date Idioma
PDF Grid-EYE Flyer Flyer 21MB 14.10.2020 English
PDF Grid-EYE Application Note on Social Distancing Flyer, Case study 3MB 15.10.2020 English
PDF Grid-EYE Datasheet Data sheet 594KB 26.01.2021 English
PDF Grid-Eye Communication Protocol Software, Documentation 104KB 27.05.2020 English
PDF Grid-Eye FAQs Manual, FAQs 924KB 27.05.2020 English
PDF Grid-EYE Characteristics Data sheet, Technical information 2MB 15.10.2020 English
PDF Grid-EYE I2C communication Data sheet, Technical information 799KB 03.05.2021 English

Grid-EYE evaluation kit

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Evaluation kit for the Grid-EYE infrared array sensor which integrates a ”nanopower” Bluetooth low energy module and a microcontroller.
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Software libraries & resources

Name File type Tamaño Date Idioma
ZIP Grid-Eye APIs Software, Sourcecode 152KB 27.05.2020 English
  • LV1 Driver
  • LV2 Image processing and human detection
  • LV3 (Track Me) People Tracking under SLA. Start the SLA process here!
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Downloads

Name File type Tamaño Date Idioma
PDF Whitepaper Grid-EYE - State of the art thermal imaging solution Whitepaper 1MB 27.05.2020 English
PDF Grid-EYE Safety Precautions Certificate, Safety information 461KB 18.05.2020 English
PDF Letter for Certificate of Compliance to EU RoHS Directive (Grid-EYE) Environmental, RoHS 104bytes 18.07.2021 English
PDF Report of Confirmation of EU REACH (Grid-EYE) Environmental, REACh 104bytes 18.07.2021 English