- New Merano Hybrid module from ams is the world´s smallest IR flood illuminator system combining the laser emitter, laser driver, optical stack and eye-safety monitoring
- Integration of multiple components in a single compact package makes it easier for original equipment manufacturers to design and assemble high-performance 3D systems
- Compact module package enables smaller product design and allows higher integration
- Targets 3D applications such as object scanning and image rendering
Premstaetten, Austria (March 4, 2020) — ams (SIX: AMS), a leading worldwide supplier of high-performance sensor solutions and a leader on 3D face recognition capabilities for the mobile market, today makes it easier for OEMs (Original Equipment Manufacturers) to implement popular 3D features by launching the Merano Hybrid, a module which integrates all the electrical and optical components of an infrared (IR) flood illuminator as well as a VCSEL driver into a single, compact package. This is the latest in a series of ongoing innovations and portfolio extensions serving the market needs of ams’ customers around the world, and an example of ams’ technology leadership in 3D illumination.