Colour Sensor Shoot-Out - Part 1 - TCS230

Colour Sensor Shoot-Out - Part 1 - TCS230

I've been looking into colour sensors for a particular use case - detection of red, green & blue - for a project I have set myself to complete - based on this awesome video by:

Jonathan Oxer - SuperHouseTV
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nC7FBrniwUI

So I decided to do a shoot-out, comparing all of the sensors I can find.

Right now that is really just 2 sensors, but I am always on the lookout for new colour sensing hardware, so if you know of any, hit me up in the comments.

In this video we are looking at the TCS230 (TCS3200) to see how good it is a general colour detection and my specific case of determining if a colour is red, green or blue.

Let's find out...

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