Category Archives: Magnetometers

BMC050 eCompass (6-axes electronic compass)

Product description The BMC050 is a fully compensated electronic compass including a triaxial geomagnetic sensor and a triaxial acceleration sensor (6 degrees of freedom) that delivers excellent performance in very small size. The BMC050 allows for determining precise tilt-compensated geomagnetic heading information and for providing accurate acceleration sensor data.  The BMC050 6-axis, digital e-compass comes […]

BMC056 eCompass (6-axis digital compass)

Product description BMC056 is a low power and low noise 6-axis digital compass. It measures the earth’s geomagnetic field as well as dynamic and static acceleration in all three dimensions and outputs tilt-compensated heading or orientation information. BMC056 is housed in a package with a footprint of 3 x 3 mm2 and 0.95 mm height. […]

BMC150 eCompass (6-axis digital compass)

General description Housed in an LGA package with a footprint of 2.2 x 2.2 mm2 and 0.95 mm height, BMC150 is an extremely small low power and low noise 6-axis digital compass. It measures the earth’s geomagnetic field as well as dynamic and static acceleration in all three dimensions and outputs tilt-compensated heading or orientation […]

BNO055 – Sensor Fusion in a package

General Description The BNO055 is the first in a new family of Application Specific Sensor Nodes (ASSN) implementing an intelligent 9-axis “Absolute Orientation Sensor”, which includes sensors and sensor fusion in a single package. The BNO055 is a System in Package (SiP), integrating a triaxial 12-bit accelerometer, a triaxial 16-bit gyroscope with a range of […]

BMX055 – Small, versatile 9-axis sensor module

The absolute orientation sensor BMX055 is a very small, 9-axis sensor, consisting of a triaxial 12bit acceleration sensor, a triaxial 16bit, ±2000°/s gyroscope and a triaxial geomagnetic sensor. The BMX055 allows accurate measurement of angular rate, acceleration and geomagnetic fields in 3 perpendicular axes within one device. Applications Navigation (in-door), dead-reckoning Augmented reality Human-machine interface […]

Freescale Introduces First Magnetic Sensor: MAG3110 – Xtrinsic High Accuracy, 3D Magnetometer

Freescale’s MAG3110 is a small, low-power, digital 3-axis magnetometer. It measures the local magnetic field vector in 3-D. The device can be used in conjunction with a 3-axis accelerometer to produce orientation independent accurate compass heading information. It features a standard I2C serial interface output and smart embedded functions. The MAG3110 is capable of measuring […]

CHS110: MEMSIC’s CHS series of high performance fully calibrated, small diameter heading sensors

The CHS series of high performance fully calibrated, small diameter heading sensors are ideally suited for towed sonar array and seismic streamer applications. The CHS heading sensor is a solid-state “strapdown” configuration that avoids the performance limitations of typical gimbaled systems and offers improved reliability. A 3-axis fluxgate magnetometer and 3-axis micro-machined accelerometer are combined […]

CRM500-510: MEMSIC’s CRM-Series remote magnetometers, high performance three-axis strapdown magnetic field measurement systems

The CRM-Series remote magnetometers are high performance three-axis strapdown magnetic field measurement systems. They are designed as a local magnetic field reference for use with high performance Attitude & Heading Reference Systems. The CRM-Series remote magnetometers are easy to install, and they incorporate MEMS accelerometers to support automated co-alignment with the AHRS500GA, AHRS510GA or third […]

MEMSIC’s Magnetometers

Remote Magnetometers The CRM Series remote magnetometers are high performance three-axis strap down magnetic field measurement systems. They are designed as a local magnetic field reference for use with high performance Attitude & Heading Reference Systems such as the AHRS500/510. Download Datasheet: CRM500-510 Typical Applications: Primary Flight Display Heading Reference, Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Control Heading […]