TEMT6000 Datasheet – Ambient Light Sensor – Arduino

Part Number : TEMT6000

Function : Ambient Light Sensor

Package : Module type

Manufacturers : www.vishay.com

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Description :

TEMT6000 is a silicon NPN epitaxial planar phototransistor in a miniature transparent mold for surface mounting onto a printed circuit board. The device is sensitive to the visible spectrum.



• Adapted to human eye responsivity
• Wide angle of half sensitivity ϕ = ± 60°
• SMD style package on PCB technology
• Suitable for IR reflow soldering
• Lead free component
• Component in accordance to RoHS 2002/95/EC and WEEE 2002/96/EC




1. Ambient light sensor for display backlight dimming in:
2. Mobile phones
3. Notebook computers
4. PDA’s
5. Cameras
6. Dashboards


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