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ON Semiconductor hosts ‘Innovations in smart homes and buildings’ technology seminars

Nordic Semiconductor announces the introduction of the ‘Thingy:91’ rapid cellular IoT prototyping platform

ON Semiconductor hosts ‘Innovations in smart homes and buildings’ technology seminars

Global seminar series provides key insights into the technologies revolutionizing the consumer and industrial Internet of Things (IoT) markets.

Hearables: Bosch brings smart features to your ear

Bosch Sensortec announces a new variant of its high-performance BMA456 accelerometer at Sensors Expo & Conference in San Jose, California. The BMA456 hearable accelerometer is the industry’s only accelerometer with optimized hearable features integrated in one sensor and complements the existing BMA456 wearable variant.

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Bosch Sensortec presents latest sensing solutions for smart homes and wearables at electronica China

Bosch Sensortec’s sensing solutions provide market-leading solutions for up-and-coming applications such as smart homes and wearables. They combine the high performance, innovative features and low power consumption demanded by these rapidly growing market segments.


ON Semiconductor introduces the RSL10 sensor development kit for power-optimized IoT applications

This small form-factor platform includes Bosch Sensortec’s highly integrated BME680 environmental sensor to detect a broad range of gases for air quality applications, the BMM150 geomagnetic sensor & the BHI160 smart sensor for high accuracy motion sensing.

Bosch Sensortec launches ideation community to foster and accelerate innovative IoT applications

Bosch Sensortec has launched a new ideation community for customers, partners, developers and makers to learn about sensing solutions and to accelerate the development of innovative IoT applications.

Bosch launches smart ultra-low power IMU BMI270 optimized for wearables

At CES® in Las Vegas, Nevada, Bosch Sensortec announced the BMI270, an ultra-low power smart Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) specifically targeted at wearable applications.

Bosch announces virtual touchscreen on every surface for smart homes and IoT

At CES® in Las Vegas, Nevada, Bosch Sensortec announced the BML100PI, an Interactive Projection Module that enriches smart homes with a virtual touchscreen on every surface – turning ordinary shelves into personal assistants.


Bosch announces industry’s first Position Tracking Smart Sensor BHI160BP for wearables

Reutlingen / Munich, Germany – At electronica Munich, Bosch Sensortec announces the BHI160BP, the industry’s first Position Tracking Smart Sensor that utilizes integrated inertial sensors to improve GPS location tracking.

Bosch launches BMI260 family: new generation of IMUs optimized for smartphone applications

Reutlingen, Germany – Bosch Sensortec launches the BMI260 family, a new generation of high-performance MEMS Inertial Measurement Units (IMUs) targeted at smartphone applications. The family comprises of three sensors – BMI260, BMI261 and BMI263.

Ultra-low power accelerometer BMA400 from Bosch for IoT and wearables available through distribution

Bosch Sensortec's BMA400, an ultra-low power MEMS acceleration sensor for IoT and wearable applications, is now available worldwide through distributors.

Bosch launches new generation of smart sensor hubs BHI260 and BHA260

At Sensors Expo in San Jose, California, Bosch Sensortec announced the BHI260 and BHA260, the first two members of a new generation of smart sensor hubs. These new devices are optimized for 24/7, always-on sensor processing and feature ultra-low power consumption.


Bosch launches high performance barometric pressure MEMS sensor BMP388

At the embedded world 2018 in Nuremberg, Germany, Bosch Sensortec introduces a new high performance barometric pressure MEMS sensor: the BMP388 is ideally suited for altitude tracking in Consumer Electronics (CE) drones, wearables, smart homes and other applications.

Bosch launches high-performance 6-axis IMU BMI085 for AR & VR applications

At electronica China in Shanghai, Bosch Sensortec launches the BMI085, a high-performance 6-axis Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU). The BMI085 integrates a 3-axis, 16-bit MEMS acceleration sensor and a 3-axis, 16-bit MEMS gyroscope in a single compact package.

Bosch launches high-performance IMU for drone and robotics applications at CES 2018

At the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, USA, Bosch Sensortec launches the MEMS sensor BMI088, a high-performance Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) with outstanding vibration robustness, specifically designed for drone and robotics applications.

CES 2018: Bosch launches BMA400 ultra-low power accelerometer for wearables and IoT applications

At the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, USA, Bosch Sensortec is launching the BMA400, an ultra-low power acceleration sensor for wearables and Internet of Things (IoT) applications.


Bosch acknowledged as CES 2018 Innovation Awards Honoree for BMA400 accelerometer

Bosch Sensortec announced that it has received the title of “CES 2018 Innovation Awards Honoree” for its new BMA400 ultra-low power accelerometer designed for wearables and Internet of Things (IoT) applications in the Embedded Technologies category.

ARIS EDGE platform with BNO055 and BME280

Arrow Electronics has launched the ARIS EDGE (Arrow Renesas IoT Synergy) development platform, which lets designers accelerate development of low-power Internet of Things (IoT) devices.

Collaboration around Qeexo’s FingerSense technology

Qeexo, developer of lightweight machine learning solutions for mobile and IoT, today named Bosch Sensortec a preferred accelerometer provider for FingerSense, the company's user interaction platform for smartphones.

Cooperation with Arrow Electronics

Arrow Electronics signs global agreement with Bosch Sensortec to address IoT. Arrow’s IoT portfolio includes a comprehensive range of hardware components, development platforms and software tools.


Environmental sensor BME680 now available through distribution

The BME680 combines pressure, humidity, temperature and indoor air quality measurement function for IoT applications. Available worldwide starting from July 17, 2017.

Bosch announces high-performance MEMS acceleration sensors for wearables

A new family of MEMS acceleration sensors for wearable devices, offering high performance and ease of integration in compact packages.

Bosch joins MIPI Alliance as new member

Robert Bosch GmbH and, correspondingly, Bosch Sensortec as a wholly owned subsidiary has joined the MIPI® Alliance as a Contributor Member.

Bosch Sensortec IMU: enabling accurate real-time augmented reality

Our world is inextricably turning truly semi-virtual. A great example of this is a new mobile app that has taken the world by storm: Pokémon GO, which became the top grossing game within 24 hours of its release.


BiNgO campaign sparks ideas for sensor innovations

Bosch employees invent new applications with the BNO055 9-axis ASSN. More than 200 ideas received in the idea and maker competition.

Microchip releases demonstration platform for IoT applications

The platform is based on industry's lowest power BLE sensor node. Delivering over 4X more battery life and faster time to market, platform comes complete with Microchip's MCU, Bluetooth® low energy and sensor technology.

Android™ 6.0 Marshmallow Sensor Hub Solution

Bosch Sensortec launches its next generation Android M Sensor Hub Solution, a ready-to-deploy solution for smartphones, tablets and other devices running the Android™ 6.0 Marshmallow operating system.

Bosch Sensortec wins 2016 Best of Sensors Expo Award

BMF055, the industry's first custom programmable 9-axis motion sensor was recognized for Innovation


QuickLogic EOS S3 Reference Design with Bosch sensors

QuickLogic selects Bosch Sensortec motion sensors for EOS S3 sensor processing SoC reference design.

Markt & Technik `Manager of the Year´ Award

We are pleased to announce that Stefan Finkbeiner has been recognized for his top of the class managerial skills by the renowned magazine Markt & Technik. He has been presented with the `Manager of the Year´ Award for the category Sensors.

SEMI European MEMS Summit

“Stuttgart is the ideal location for the 2016 SEMI European MEMS Summit, and we look forward to exchanging views on the latest advances in the MEMS industry,” said Klaus Meder, president of Automotive Electronics at Robert Bosch GmbH.

Bosch Annual Report

MEMS sensors enabling connectivity.


Bosch India Hackathon

The Bosch India Hackathon was held February 5th - 7th in Bangalore and included over 800 applicants.

Sensor platform M2.COM

Embedded World 2016: Advantech, ARM, Bosch Sensortec, Sensirion and Texas Instruments, announced the collaboration of a new IoT sensor platform called M2.COM.

Cooperation with i-Blades

CES 2016: i-BLADES and Bosch Sensortec showcase world’s first Smartcase Platform with BME680 Integrated Environmental Unit

Wearables – they go where you go

Sensors solutions enable wearable devices


Lifetime achievement award

Bosch Sensortec CEO recognized with lifetime achievement award from MEMS & Sensors Industry Group

Collaboration with NextNav

Read more about the combination of Bosch Sensortec’s digital barometric pressure sensors and NextNav MBS Network.

New product: BMF055

Bosch Sensortec launches industry’s first custom programmable 9-axis motion sensor.