This Infrared Receiver Module receives signals sent at the standard 38kHz just like the signals your TV and home appliance remotes transmit. This is perfect for making your project remote controlled. Receive a signal from almost any remote control with this Infrared (IR) Receiver Module. Arduino & Raspberry Pi Compatible!
Quick Getting Started Pin Hookup Explained:
Pin 1: Signal (connect this pin to your Arduino, Raspberry Pi, or other microcontroller)
Pin 2: GND (0V)
Pin 3: Power (2.5 – 5.5 V)
Operating Voltage: 2.5V – 5.5V DC
Supply Current: 0.5mA – 0.9mA
Transmission Distance: 45m / 148 ft
Output Low Voltage: 100mV
Minimum Irradiance: 0.12 mW/m^2
Maximum Irradiance: 50 mW/m^2
Directivity: ~45 degrees
Specifically designed to suppress spurious noise & disturbance signals.
A PIN diode and a preamplifier are assembled on lead frame, the epoxy package contains an IR filter.