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NVE Sensors for Reed Switch Replacement in Medical Devices
The proven solution
to a sticky problem.

Advantages of NVE spintronic GMR sensors are:

  • No moving parts for inherent reliability--can't "stick"
     
  • True solid state, unlike MEMS reed switches which have moving parts
     
  • Proven in pacemakers, ICDs, and hearing aids
     
  • Smaller than ampoule or MEMS reed switches
     
  • More sensitive (1 mT) and more precise
     
  • No bounce
     
  • Rugged; immune to vibration
     
  • Negligible power consumption