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Grove - Infrared Temperature Sensor Array (AMG8833)

by Seeed
SKU 2949

The Grove - Infrared Temperature Sensor Array (AMG8833) is a high precision infrared array sensor which is based on the advanced MEMS technology. It can support temperature detection of a two-dimensional area: 8 × 8 (64 pixels) and a maximum 7 meters detection distance.

Seeed provides both an Arduino and Raspberry Pi demo for this sensor. It's the perfect module to make your own thermal camera.

  • Temperature detection of two-dimensional area: 8 × 8 (64 pixels)
  • I2C output (capability of temperature value output)
  • High precision
  • Long detection distance

Typical Applications

  • High function home appliances (microwaves and air-conditioners)
  • Energy saving at an office (air-conditioning/lighting control)
  • Digital signage
  • Automatic doors/elevators

Technical Details

  • Operating Voltage: 3.3V/5V
  • Temperature range of measuring object: 0-80°C (+32 to +176°F)
  • Operating Temperature Range: 0-80°C (+32 to +176°F)
  • Temperature Accuracy: Typical +-2.5°C (+-4.5°F)
  • Viewing Angle: Typical 60°
  • Optical Axis Gap: Typical +-5.6°
  • Number of Pixels: 64 (8 x Vertical & 8 x Horizontal)
  • External Interface: I2C