Products for USB Sensing and Control

Products for USB Sensing and Control

Touch Sensor

ID: 1110_0
Detect a touch through up to 1/8" of glass or plastic with this low-cost capacitive sensor.

Discontinued

The 1110 has been replaced by the 1129 – Touch Sensor .

Please note that the 1129 has significant differences from the 1110. Please refer to the table below for more information.

The 1110 is a capacitive touch sensor and can detect a touch through plastic, glass, or paper. We recommend a material thickness of 1/8”.

This sensor is designed to be 3.3V compatible and can interface with other products as an alternative. For example, the Java based Sentilla Perk includes side ports that are compatible with 3.3V Phidget sensors without any modifications.


Comes packaged with

Product Specifications

Electrical Properties
Current Consumption Max 150 μA
Output Impedance 10 kΩ
Supply Voltage Min 3 V DC
Supply Voltage Max 5.3 V DC

Comparison between the 1110 and the 1129 - Touch Sensor


Feature 1110 1129
Sensitivity (Thickness of Material)1/8"1/2"
Sensor value when Touching0 (0V)1000 (5V)
Extended Touch AreaYESYES

This sensor connects to an Analog Input on the: