New VCNL36687S Proximity Sensor Offers Sensing and Connectivity Solutions

Press Release Summary:

  • Combines a high power vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser and photodiode for proximity measurement
  • Signal processing IC in a single package with a 12-bit ADC

Original Press Release:

Future Electronics has Advanced VCNL36687 Proximity Sensor with VCSEL from Vishay

Future Electronics is featuring Vishay’s VCNL36687 Proximity Sensor with VCSEL in the latest Sense + Connect + Control.

Montreal, Canada – July 17, 2019 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, is pleased to offer their customers the VCNL36687 Proximity Sensor with VCSEL from Vishay.

The VCNL36687S is a fully integrated proximity sensor. It combines a high power VCSEL (vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser) and photodiode for proximity measurement and signal processing IC in a single package with a 12-bit ADC.

Click here to view the most recent edition of Sense + Connect + Control, featuring the latest in sensing and connectivity solutions. To see the entire portfolio of Vishay products available through Future Electronics, visit: .

About Future Electronics

Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, recognized for providing customers with global supply chain solutions, custom-tailored engineering services and a comprehensive suite of passives and semiconductor products. Founded by Robert Miller in 1968, Future Electronics has over 5,500 employees and operates in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with a unified IT infrastructure that delivers real-time inventory availability and access to customers. With the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit:

Media Contact

Martin H. Gordon

Director, Corporate Communications

Future Electronics

514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)

Fax: 514-630-2671

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