6-Axis Motion Sensor from Epson Toyocom
Epson Electronics America Inc.
July 25, 2010
The AH-6100LR from Epson Toyocom Corp., distributed in the U.S. by Epson Electronics America Inc., San Jose, CA, combines a 3-axis QMEMS quartz gyro and a 3-axis accelerometer in a single package. The device is designed for high-integrity motion tracing and motion tracking applications, such as high-precision navigation systems and camera-shake correction. Dynamic range is 81–83 dB, bandwidth is 200 Hz, gyro measurement range is ±1000°/s with 1 mV/°/s scale factor, accelerometer measurement range is ±3 g with 400 mV/g sensitivity, and size is 10.0 by 8.0 by 3.8 mm. Other features include 6.1 mA current consumption, 5000 g shock resistance, a built-in low-pass filter, and an analog output.
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