Hardware:Neo1973:Alternate Cases:Ambient light sensor

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Alternate case for the Neo1973, with an ambient light sensor mounted on the front.

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Concept

The inclusion of an ambient light sensor allows the brightness of the screen to be automatically altered according to lighting conditions. This avoids excessive battery drain and intrusive light being emitted from the screen when in dark environments, and allows the screen to be viewed in brightly lit environments.

Rendered images

3D model

Materials

Processes

Stereolithography

Components

Ambient light sensor
Option 1: from Farnell NZ

Interest

Leave your nickname here if you are interested in having one made. This is not an order form, but is intended to gauge interest before effort is expended designing the case.

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Alternate case for the Neo1973, with an ambient light sensor mounted on the front.

Concept

The inclusion of an ambient light sensor allows the brightness of the screen to be automatically altered according to lighting conditions. This avoids excessive battery drain and intrusive light being emitted from the screen when in dark environments, and allows the screen to be viewed in brightly lit environments.

Rendered images

3D model

Materials

Processes

Stereolithography

Components

Ambient light sensor
Option 1: from Farnell NZ

Interest

Leave your nickname here if you are interested in having one made. This is not an order form, but is intended to gauge interest before effort is expended designing the case.

No Nick
1.