Non-Amplified Photomicrosensors

Non-Amplified Photomicrosensors

Omron's photomicrosensor is a compact optical sensor that senses objects or object positions with an optical beam. The transmissive Photomicrosensor and reflective Photomicrosensor are typical sensor types. The term "Photomicrosensor” is an Omron product name. Generally, the Photomicrosensor is also called a photointerrupter. Most people may not realize that Photomicrosensors are built into machines and equipment that are used every day.

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Household Products

  • DVD players
  • Microwave ovens
  • Air conditioners
  • Fan heaters
  • VCRs
  • Camcorders
  • Vacuum cleaners

Office Automation Machines

  • Copy machines
  • Printers
  • Image scanners
  • Facsimiles
  • X-Y plotters
  • Mouse


  • Automatic vending machines
  • Cameras
  • Garage doors
  • Slot machines
  • Pinball machines
  • Game machines