VISHAY  TSOP4838  Infrared Receiver, Remote Control, 38 kHz, 45m, 45 °, 2.5 V, 5.5 V, 950 µA


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  • Newark Part No.: 15J0092
  • Manufacturer Part No TSOP4838

Product Overview

The TSOP4838 from Vishay is a miniaturized IR receiver module for infrared remote control systems. A PIN diode and a preamplifier are assembled on lead frame, the epoxy package contains an IR filter. The demodulated output signal can be directly connected to a microprocessor for decoding. This device is widely used for remote controlling.
  • Photo detector and preamplifier in one package
  • Internal filter for PCM frequency
  • Improved shielding against EMI
  • Supply voltage range from 2.5V to 5.5V
  • Transmission range of 45m
  • Improved immunity against ambient light
  • Carrier frequency of 38KHz
  • Directivity of 45°
  • Supply current of 950µA
  • Operating temperature range from -25°C to 85°C


This components have not been qualified according to automotive specifications.
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  • Carrier Frequency: 38kHz
  • Directivity: 45°
  • Operating Temperature Max: 85°C
  • Operating Temperature Min: -25°C
  • Packaging: Each
  • SVHC: To Be Advised
  • Supply Current: 950µA
  • Supply Voltage Max: 5.5V
  • Supply Voltage Min: 2.5V
  • Supply Voltage Range: 4.5V to 5.5V
  • Transmission Range: 45m


Availability:  852

Freight Charge: $20.00 once per order

Delivery in 5-7 days for in stock items

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    More stock available week commencing 2/15/16

Price for: Each 1

Minimum order quantity: 1

Order multiple quantity: 1

Price: $0.45 $0.45



Quantity List Price Your Price
1 - 9 $0.793
10 - 99 $0.734
100 - 249 $0.672
250 - 499 $0.61
500 - 999 $0.577
1000 - 1999 $0.517
2000 - 4999 $0.505
5000+ $0.453

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As per the technical specification there is no difference between both the Newark Sku's 60K6999 and 15J0092 parts but for the pricing variation please contact our quote
15J0092 is Farnell UK Direct Ship.
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Infrared Receiver, Remote Control, 38 kHz, 45m, 45 °, 2.7 V, 5.5 V, 950 µA


Price for: Each 1

1+ $0.582 Promotional price 10+ $0.582 Promotional price 100+ $0.534 Promotional price 250+ $0.493 Promotional price


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