ST releases new full-color ambient light sensor for smartphones

Tuesday 19 February 2019 | 18:37 CET | News
STMicroelectronics released a full-color ambient light sensor (ALS) designed to help smartphones take better pictures and present more visually accurate data on screen displays. By simultaneously providing scene color temperature, ultra-violet (UVA) radiation level, and lighting frequency information, the VD6281 lets the camera correct white balance and enhance color presentation, and sets appropriate exposure times for the camera to avoid flicker artefacts and eliminate banding in pictures and videos, especially in scenes lit with contemporary LED sources, the company said in a press

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