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VL53L8 - programmable ROI

Poornima
Associate

Hii ,

Does VL53L8 tof sensor support ROI selection or Reduced FoV as VL53L1 , if yes how do i do it ?

Thanks,

Poornima B

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John E KVAM
ST Employee

the VL53L8 tof sensor does NOT support ROI selection in the same way the L1 does.

One sets the amount of data one wants per zone from the sensor (in PLATFORM.h) and you read that at the end of each range. 

It's up to you as to which zones you want to look at and which you want to discard. 


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John E KVAM
ST Employee

the VL53L8 tof sensor does NOT support ROI selection in the same way the L1 does.

One sets the amount of data one wants per zone from the sensor (in PLATFORM.h) and you read that at the end of each range. 

It's up to you as to which zones you want to look at and which you want to discard. 


Our community relies on fruitful exchanges and good quality content. You can thank and reward helpful and positive contributions by marking them as 'Accept as Solution'. When marking a solution, make sure it answers your original question or issue that you raised.

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